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Maths PD for Teachers - Mathematics methods and general mathematics: the new QLD senior syllabus

Wed, 7 Mar 2018

Maths PD for Teachers - Mathematics methods and general mathematics: the new QLD senior syllabus

Townsville

When: 7 March 18, 4pm -- 6 June 18, 6pm

Associate Professor Shaun Belward is conducting Professional Development workshops for Mathematics teachers who want to brush up on content in the new Maths Methods and General Maths syllabi that will be taught in senior from 2019.

The 2-hour workshops will be held at James Cook University Townsville campus at The Science Place, on Wednesdays from 4 pm – 6 pm, Maths Methods in room 142-020 and General Maths in room 142-022.

The schedule below provides dates and topics to be covered. Schools are encouraged to send groups to as many sessions as required. Separate registration is required for each course.

Maths MethodsGeneral Maths
DateTopicDateTopic
7/3Probability14/3Matrices
21/3Discrete Random Variables28/3Arithmetic and geometric sequences
18/4Discrete and continuous random variables9/5Graphs and networks
2/5Distributions23/5Networks and decision mathematics
16/5Samples6/6Univariate and bivariate data analysis

The pricing is structured to encourage as many teachers from a school to attend as possible – more teachers = better value. The table below indicates the options.

ParticipantsCost
5 sessions, 1 teacher$150
5 sessions, group of 3 teachers$225
Per session, 1 teacher$30
Per session, 2 teachers$20
Per session, 3 or more teachers$15

All proceeds from these workshops will be used to run the Year 8 Maths Explains Our World (MEOW) program at JCU.

More information: Register now
Contact details:

For all enquires please contact: Shaun Belward on 47814297.