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Mathematics 3

Code: 185062
ECTS: 5.0
Lecturers in charge: v. pred. Nives Baranović
Lecturers: v. pred. Nives Baranović - Seminar
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Course objectives:
Consolidating and building on students prior knowledge of the basic concepts in plane geometry. Improve the students ability of mathematical thinking (conception and reasoning), skills to solve different kinds of math problems as well as argumentative and effective communication of mathematical knowledge, ideas and results related to plane geometry. Developing a positive relationship towards learning and teaching plane geometry, responsibility for one s success and progress, as well as awareness of their mathematical abilities. Build firm foundations for lifelong learning and continued education.

Course content:
Introductory: introduction to learning objectives and outcomes, curriculum, assessment methods and assessment criteria.
1. Spatial ability (2)
2. Axioms of Euclidean geometry (2)
3. Parallelity and orthogonality (2)
4. Angle between line and plane. Angle between two planes. (2)
5. Intersection between plane and geometric solid (2)
6. Platonic solids (2)
7. Classification of geometric solids. Cavalieri's principle (2)
8. Prisms (2)
9. Pyramids (2)
10. Relations between polyhedrons (2)
11. Solids with curved surfaces (2)
12. Solid of revolution (2)
13. Relations between solids with curved surfaces (2)
14. Isoperimetric problem in the plane (4)
  1. Baranović, N: Matematika 3
  2. Musser, G.L, Burger, W.F., Peterson, B.E: Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: a Contempporary Approach
Optional literature:
  1. Simon, L., Arnstein, B., Gurkewitz, R: Modular Origami Polyhedra
  2. Sowder, J., Sowder, L., Nickerson, S: Reconceptualizing Mathematics for Elementary School Teacher
Prerequisit for:
Enrollment :
Attended : Mathematics 2
5. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - Integrated Undergraduate and Graduate University Programme in Teacher Education
Consultations schedule: