Department of Mathematics


Postgraduate Research Topics in Mathematics Education

Postgraduate students have the option to complete their research in the field of Mathematics Education.

Current bachelor (honours) topics


Topic Supervisor Special prerequisites
Exploring new modes of teaching and learning in a university environment Dr Tanya Evans  
Blended learning Dr Tanya Evans  
Flipped classroom Dr Tanya Evans  
Non-routine problem solving to improve graduate attributes such as creativity and innovative thinking Dr Tanya Evans  
Professional development of mathematics teachers Dr Tanya Evans  
Design-based research to develop new teaching and learning approaches/resources Dr Tanya Evans  
Problem solving, problem posing, defining, proving and exemplifying Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Olympiads and gifted students Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Mathematicians ways of thinking Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Public-generated mathematical content Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Advanced mathematical thinking Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Mathematical sense-making and knowing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teacher knowing and teacher noticing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Undergraduate mathematics learning Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical task design Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical thinking and creativity Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
For supervision of research in the field of statistics education Dr Stephanie Budgett  or
Associate Professor Maxine Pfannkuch
 
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Current masters topics


Topic Supervisor Special prerequisites
Exploring new modes of teaching and learning in a university environment Dr Tanya Evans  
Blended learning Dr Tanya Evans  
Flipped classroom Dr Tanya Evans  
Non-routine problem solving to improve graduate attributes such as creativity and innovative thinking Dr Tanya Evans  
Professional development of mathematics teachers Dr Tanya Evans  
Design-based research to develop new teaching and learning approaches/resources Dr Tanya Evans  
Problem solving, problem posing, defining, proving and exemplifying Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Olympiads and gifted students Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Mathematicians ways of thinking Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Public-generated mathematical content Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Advanced mathematical thinking Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Mathematical sense-making and knowing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teacher knowing and teacher noticing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Undergraduate mathematics learning Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical task design Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical thinking and creativity Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
For supervision of research in the field of statistics education Dr Stephanie Budgett  or
Associate Professor Maxine Pfannkuch
 
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Current doctoral topics


Topic Supervisor Special prerequisites
Exploring new modes of teaching and learning in a university environment Dr Tanya Evans  
Blended learning Dr Tanya Evans  
Flipped classroom Dr Tanya Evans  
Non-routine problem solving to improve graduate attributes such as creativity and innovative thinking Dr Tanya Evans  
Professional development of mathematics teachers Dr Tanya Evans  
Design-based research to develop new teaching and learning approaches/resources Dr Tanya Evans  
Problem solving, problem posing, defining, proving and exemplifying Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Olympiads and gifted students Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Mathematicians ways of thinking Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Public-generated mathematical content Dr Igor' Kontorovich  
Advanced mathematical thinking Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teaching and learning university mathematics Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Mathematical sense-making and knowing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Teacher knowing and teacher noticing Dr Thorsten Scheiner  
Undergraduate mathematics learning Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical task design Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
Mathematical thinking and creativity Associate Professor Caroline Yoon  
For supervision of research in the field of statistics education Dr Stephanie Budgett  or
Associate Professor Maxine Pfannkuch
 
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