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Meredith College spring classes resumed March 23, with all classes being offered online until further notice. Campus remains open, but the College is limiting the number of students and employees on campus. Visit meredith.edu/coronavirus for details.

MAT - 760
Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching

(2 cr.) - Session(s): Spring | Course Offered Odd-Numbered Years Only

Introduces licensure students to the philosophy and objectives of mathematics education. The course will focus on the content of school mathematics and examine closely both state and national recommended standards of school mathematics curricula. The emphasis of the course will be on developing a deep understanding of school mathematics and pedagogical content knowledge - the mathematical knowledge for  teaching. Technologies appropriate for conceptual understanding of mathematics will be introduced. A  related field component will be required at a local school site. This class is open to students applying to or accepted in the teacher licensure program; others by permission of the instructor. Prerequisite: MAT-250.
 




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