Postgraduate Module Descriptor

EDUM047: Secondary Mathematics Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 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


Whilst taking this module you will examine a range of approaches to the teaching of mathematics across Key Stages 3 – 5 as well as the theory that underpins this practice. 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.

This module will be taken alongside EDUM036 & EDUM052

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