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Unformatted text preview: Scoil na nEolaochta Matamaitice UCD UCD School of Mathematical Sciences Teaching Mathematics at Third Level Dr Maria Meehan UCD School of Mathematical Sciences National Mathematics Symposium, RIA 2 February, 2010 Project Maths Give greater emphasis to the understanding of mathematical concepts and the application of mathematical knowledge and skill. Project Maths information for schools Outline of Talk 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre 2. A first year concept 3. UCD Undergraduate Ambassadors Scheme 4. Conclusions 5. Looking forward (Bonus Points) Outline of Talk 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre 2. A first year concept 3. UCD Undergraduate Ambassadors Scheme 4. Conclusions 5. Looking forward (Bonus Points) 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre In academic year 20082009: 2,300 visits to the MSC 1,700 to date in 20092010. Students from all levels. Students from a wide range of disciplines. 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre Some nonmaths students: Nursing and Medicine basic algebra and functions Architecture basic trigonometry Economics basic algebra and functions Social Science interpreting graphs Geography interpreting graphs Outline of Talk 1. UCD Mathematics Support Centre 2. A first year concept 3. UCD Undergraduate Ambassadors Scheme 4. Conclusions 5. Looking forward (Bonus Points) 2. A mathematical concept ....
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