13th Annual Buckinghamshire Taking Maths Further Day (Y10 Enrichment)

High Wycombe

Overview

A day of stimulating mathematical activities for Year 10 students

Who will benefit from attending?

This day is aimed at students in year 10 who are interested in mathematics and may consider studying both Mathematics and Further Mathematics at A level. There will be opportunities to do some mathematics as well as to find out about mathematics and its applications at university and beyond.

Content

Workshops

Guest Lecture

David Stephenson: Fractals - why is your brain like the coast of Norway?

Dragon Quiz

Requiring athleticism of brain and body!

Materials and Equipment

Students should bring writing materials and must wear trainers

Other Information

Light refreshments will be provided during the morning and afternoon breaks, but students and staff should bring their own lunch.

Eligibility

This event is aimed at Buckinghamshire Schools. Limited places may be available for other schools: please contact Alexandra before completing the form. Similar events are held in all areas. Please contact your local Area Coordinator if there are no local events currently advertised.

The event is initially limited to 15 students per school, although additional places may become available after 24th May. Independent schools may apply to join a waiting list and will be notified if they have places no later than 7th June.

Cost

The day is free, but schools are required to pay a deposit of £100, which is returnable if the school attends the event. After completing the booking form, please send a deposit by cheque payable to ‘The Mathematical Institute, Oxford University’ to

Nia Roderick
Mathematical Institute
University of Oxford
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6GG.

Please write your school name and ‘Bucks TMF’ on the reverse of the cheque

Deadline for payment of deposit: Monday 10th June 2019

Key Facts

Event ref:

#5475

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

A level Further Mathematics, A level Mathematics

Mathematical focus:

Mechanics, Statistics, Pure, Discrete

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

1 day

Region:

South

Venue:

Wycombe High School,
Marlow Hill,
High Wycombe,
Buckinghamshire,
HP11 1TB

Date:

Wed 10th Jul 2019

Course times:

09:30 - 15:15

Fee:

100 returnable deposit

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Alexandra Hewitt
[email protected]
07962 871828

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