MAT636 Algebra and Number Theory

Lead Faculty: Dr. Zhonghe Wu

Course Description

Provides K-9 advanced study in teaching and learning algebra and number theory content. Presents effective strategies and models of instruction to improve pedagogy and assessment in mathematics classrooms.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze issues, challenges and problems involved in teaching algebra and number theory.
  • Apply research based solutions and approaches to teaching algebra and number theory.
  • Create instrument for measuring effectiveness of teaching and assessment of student learning related to algebra and number theory.
  • Develop learning activity for teaching algebra and number theory, illustrating and justifying the use of varied instructional strategies.