Russell, E ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8586-928X (2018) Making a maths degree work for the workplace. Higher Education Pedagogies, 3 (1). pp. 403-416.

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Abstract

This article will provide ideas for teaching methods that aim to provide undergraduate students with the experience of working with mathematics in a business context. These teaching methods have been employed at a mainstream U.K. university in a final-year module, and employers have been heavily involved in designing and assessing learning activities. The student feedback and reflections on these activities will be presented in this case study.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This is the final published version of the article (version of record). It first appeared online via Taylor & Francis at https://doi.org/10.1080/23752696.2018.1499420 - please refer to any applicable terms of use of the publisher.
Uncontrolled Keywords: employability, inquiry-based learning, action learning, mathematics, graduate skills
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Q Science > QA Mathematics
Divisions: Faculty of Natural Sciences > School of Computing and Maths
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2019 15:41
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2019 15:42
URI: http://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/5648

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