Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Teaching Mathematics In Elementary Schools SNF 506 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ERCAN MASAL
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Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective Aim of this lesson is to transfer teaching methods used in mathematics teaching in elemantary school, to show weaknesses and strengths of these methods.
Course Content It involves the aim of mathematics teaching and basic principles, the strategies of mathematics teaching and learning; the content of elemantary mathematics programme, objectives; the principle of learning of mathematics and relationship with mathematics learning;the assessment and evaluation in mathematics; problem solving (strategies, steps, problem types, etc.). Also, it consists of articles and researches related to these concepts.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Undertands the aims of mathematics teaching. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Undertands the basic principles of mathematics teaching. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Undertands the strategies of mathematics teaching and learning. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Undertands the content of elemantary mathematics programme, objectives. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Undertands how to make the assessment and evaluation in mathematics course. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Undertands the place and importance of problem solving in teaching mathematics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
7 Undertands the strategies used in problem solving, steps and types in primary school. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
8 Evaluates the weaknesses and strengths of different types of teaching methods. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
9 Reads and understands the academic work related to the teaching of mathematics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The aim of mathematics teaching
2 Basic principles of mathematics teaching: basic theories of learning
3 Basic theories of learning and relationship with mathematics learning
4 The strategies of teaching and learning in mathematics
5 The content, objectives and features of elemantary school’s programme
6 The assessment and evaluation in mathematics courses
7 Problem solving (strategies, steps, problem types, etc.). Making plans, applicaitons and evaluations of sample activities
8 Comparison of teaching methods
9 National and international articles related to mathematics teaching methods
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 25
2. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 2 20 40
Total Workload 156
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.24
dersAKTSKredisi 6