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Group projects based on Art Gallery Problems

'Developing Graduate Skills in HE Mathematics Programmes' workshop, Manchester Metropolitan University (05/05/2011).

Presentation as part of the workshop 'Developing Graduate Skills in HE Mathematics Programmes'. Abstract:

This talk will examine what group project work can achieve and present how this was applied in a transferable skills module at NTU. A group project based around the Art Gallery Problems was designed to encourage critical evaluation of a mathematical model and communication of mathematical ideas to audiences of differing mathematical abilities.

I teach mathematics at Sheffield Hallam University and am a researcher focused on higher education mathematics educational practice. Find out more about Peter Rowlett. This website also houses lists of my publications and talks I have given.

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