Mathematics Education subject specialism is taught by tutors from a highly
qualified and experienced team of mathematics educators who are involved in
research, professional writing and training. The teaching rooms where the
courses take place are well-equipped and reflect stimulating learning
environments for teaching and learning mathematics in primary education.
The programme includes work in mathematics that is designed to challenge and
engage your interest as well as developing knowledge to underpin confident
mathematics teaching. Our aim is for you to be able to show excellent teaching
in the subject by example and through leading others. Other aspects address the
ways in which children learn mathematics, what we can learn from research and
the evaluation of the range of ways in which mathematics can be taught. We will
look at mathematics in history, in different cultures and in its links with
Applicants will normally have A- or AS-level mathematics, or equivalent, and
be confident and enthusiastic about the subject.
There is more information about this specialism on the School of Education
Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1: XGC1BA/PEdMEdKey Stage 2: