Mathematics and its Learning (BSc (Hons) Math L)

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The award
BSc (Hons) Math L

How long you will study
6 years

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How you will study
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Course starts
February, April, October

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About Mathematics and its Learning at The Open University

This unique qualification will give you an understanding of how people learn mathematics, and an insight into different teaching approaches. Designed primarily with teachers - or those interested in mathematics education - in mind, it will develop your knowledge and understanding of the teaching of mathematics and statistics, and broaden your ideas about what it means to learn and use these subjects. You'll gain a good grounding in mathematics (pure and applied), and in statistics - with the opportunity to focus your studies on either discipline as you progress.

This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:

  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Cognitive skills
  • Practical and professional skills
  • Key skills

The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course texts; e-learning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.

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