Year 13 Problem Solving Day

Lancaster

Overview

A day of problem-solving for Year 13 students and their teachers.

Aims

  • Help Year 13 students develop and enhance their problem-solving skills;
  • Offer support to those sitting the MAT or the TMUA at the end of October;
  • Showcase a variety of interesting problems;
  • Develop teachers' abilities to help their students with problem-solving;
  • Provide suggestions for suitable teaching resources.

Who will benefit from attending?

This event should be accessible to all Year 13 students who wish to develop their mathematical problem-solving skills. Those hoping to study a problem-solving subject like mathematics, computer science, economics, engineering, philosophy or physics at university should find it particularly useful.

In particular, anyone intending to sit the Mathematics Admissions Test (MAT) or the Test of Mathematics for University Admission (TMUA) at the end of October should attend this event.

Teachers with students who are preparing to apply for such courses or tests, or who wish to develop their problem-solving skills alongside their students, should also find this day beneficial.

Other Information

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Key Facts

Event ref:

#6479

Audience:

Students,Teachers

Target year:

Year 13

Curriculum focus:

University admissions tests

Mathematical focus:

Problem solving

Event format:

Student course

Event length:

1 day

Region:

North West

Venue:

Private Dining Room,
County South,
Lancaster University,
Lancaster,
LA1 4YD

Date:

Thu 3rd Oct 2019

Course times:

10:00 - 15:30

Fee:

FREE

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Queries?

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

James Groves
[email protected]
01524 592378

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