Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

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Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning. Rationale T&L challenges Mixed intake of students on economics programmes Widening participation agenda Focus on interactive and inclusive learning. Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning. Aim - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • RationaleT&L challenges

    Mixed intake of students on economics programmes

    Widening participation agenda

    Focus on interactive and inclusive learningMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Aim

    To maximise student attendance, engagement and participation in mathematics for economics through the provision of an accessible and fully interactive toolkit of varied and flexible resourcesMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Project Objectives

    online question bank

    50 video segments

    10 teaching and learning guides

    Interactive websiteMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Project Partners & Expertise

    Consortium and Advisory Partners

    Project Director/Project Managers

    Authors (6) and Advisory Group (67)

    Subject Centre (Economics Network)Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Online Question Bank

    200 300 question styles, many millions of question realisations

    Diagnostic testingSeminars/TutorialsProblem SheetsVideo SupportRevisionAssessmentMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Question randomisationRandom itemReverse engineered for integer QCurrency (,$,euro)Random priceNBMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Part of the feedbackMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Multi-choice (decontexturalised)Can be thisDistracters generated by mal-rulesRandom coeffs and degrees of polynomialsMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • T,F or U (a harder question!)Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Video Segments

    50 segments

    For each concept:Real world examples illustrating principles of economicsFormula/diagram/graph

    Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • T&L Guides

    Present innovative and interactive approaches to teaching maths concepts

    Structure:Presentation of conceptsT&L activitiesIncorporate video clips and question bankMathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Dissemination

    Workshops, conferences, seminars (82)One-to-one meetings (25)Regional workshops (16)Brochures, PostersMarketing literatureMailshotsArticles, project summariesFeedback sessions (5)Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • FAME and SSSETL Projects

    Additional dissemination and embedding

    Extending the METAL project to statistics

    Including additional subject areas

    Capitalise on the expertise gained from the METAL project

    Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning

  • Mathematics for Economics: enhancing Teaching and Learning