Postgraduate Module Descriptor

EDUM047: Secondary Mathematics Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.


NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 1 (12 weeks), term 2 (12 weeks) and term 3 (12 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Tom Ralph (Convenor)




EDUM036 Education and Professional Studies

EDUM052 Professional Learning

Available via distance learning


Mathematics is part of the core curriculum in secondary schools and in this module you will examine a range of theoretical and approaches to the teaching of this subject across Key Stages 3 - 5. To take this module, you will normally need to possess an upper second class or first class honours degree in Mathematics or a related subject and an ‘A’ level in Mathematics at grade A or B.

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