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EDO3682 Higher Order Thinking: Maths P-7

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Education
School or Department : Education

Other requisites

It is highly recommended that students undertaking this course have also completed EDX1280 and EDX3280.


This course aims to consolidate knowledge, skills and understanding of the specialised mathematical concepts, processes and affects that develop during the critical pre-primary and primary years of children's education. Students will explore higher order thinking in mathematics education to appreciate the significance of problem-solving strategies and heuristics appropriate for children as they emerge as mathematical thinkers. Students will explore avenues to foster and encourage language and risk taking in mathematical contexts with young children which are essential ingredients for children to solve problems and reason mathematically.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2012 Online