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PdF:MAs03 Didactics of Mathematics 1 - Course Information

## MAs03 Didactics of Mathematics 1

**Faculty of Education**

autumn 2020

**Extent and Intensity**- 0/0/1.5. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
**Teacher(s)**- Mgr. Helena Durnová, Ph.D. (lecturer)

RNDr. Jiří Herman, Ph.D. (lecturer)

Mgr. Aleš Kobza, Ph.D. (lecturer)

Mgr. Petr Pupík (lecturer) **Guaranteed by**- Mgr. Helena Durnová, Ph.D.

Department of Mathematics - Faculty of Education

Supplier department: Department of Mathematics - Faculty of Education **Course Enrolment Limitations**- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

**fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with**- Teacher training: Mathematics for secondary schools (programme PdF, C-CV)

**Course objectives**- The course offers insights into specific issues of didactics of mathematics at the secondary school (teaching methods, competitions, school-leaving exam - equivalent to GSCE, Matura, etc.).
**Syllabus**- 1. Secondary school textbooks, competitions, working with talented and/or handicapped students a. Textbooks, collections of problems, sources for mathematics teaching - overview of used textbooks, positive and negative points of some of them. b. Work with talented students and with handicapped students at a secondary school. c. Competitions in mathematics, correspondence seminars, logical games, team games, research topics for secondary school students, mathematical Olympiad and others 2. School-leaving exam (GSCE, "Matura"), using ICT for mathematics teaching. a. School-leaving exam in mathematics - differences between state and school exam, various kinds of examination, preparing students for the school-leaving exam b. Using ICT in mathematics teaching at secondary school c. Logical tasks, applications of mathematics, and ways to enhance teaching

**Literature**- POLÁK, Josef.
*Přehled středoškolské matematiky*. 7. vyd. Praha: Prometheus, 2000. 608 s. ISBN 80-7196-196-5. info

- POLÁK, Josef.
**Teaching methods**- Lecture and homework assignments
**Assessment methods**- Assessment of the homework assignment.
**Language of instruction**- Czech
**Further comments (probably available only in Czech)**- The course is taught annually.

The course is taught: in blocks.

Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 18 hodin.

- Enrolment Statistics (recent)

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