Department of Mathematics
220 Wright Hall
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0506
Head: Dr. Douglas Mupasiri
Phone: (319) 273-2012
Graduate Coordinator (Middle Grades): Dr. Brian Townsend
Phone: (319) 273-2397
Read the UNI Catalog descriptions:
This major is intended for teachers interested in mathematics for the middle grades (4-8) and for mathematics specialists and supervisors. Teacher licensure is a prerequisite for completing the program approval process for this major. Normally, candidates will have at least 2 years teaching experience.
Students interested in this program must submit a completed Application for Admission to Graduate Study and should refer to their MyUNIverse Student Center To-Do list or contact the Department of Mathematics for other application requirements. Graduate information and application for graduate admission can be found at www.grad.uni.edu/admission.
The Graduate Record Examination (General Test) is not required for admission to the program.
Only graduate courses (course numbers 5000 or above) will apply to a graduate degree, even if the undergraduate course number (4999 or less) is listed. No exceptions will be made.
This major is available on the non-thesis option only; a minimum of 32 hours is required. A minimum of 15 hours of 200/6000-level course work is required.
|MATH 6201 (800:220)||New Developments in Mathematics Education||3|
|MATH 6203 (800:222)||Contemporary Assessment in Mathematics Education I||2|
|MATH 6204 (800:191g)||Contemporary Mathematics Curricula||2|
|MATH 6205 (800:215)||Teaching Rational Numbers and Proportionality||3|
|MATH 6208||Contemporary Assessment in Mathematics Education II||1|
|MATH 6210 (800:237)||Technology in Middle Grades Mathematics||1|
|MATH 6212 (800:211)||Algebraic Content and Pedagogy for Teachers||3|
|MATH 6215||Geometric Content and Pedagogy for Teachers||3|
|MATH 6224 (800:236)||Mathematics for the Middle Grades Teachers I||3|
|MATH 6226 (800:238)||Mathematics for the Middle Grades Teacher II||3|
|MATH 6230||Reflective Teaching-Cognitive Demand of Mathematical Tasks||1|
|MATH 6231||Reflective Teaching-Classroom Discourse||1|
|MATH 6232||Reflective Teaching: Meaningful Distributed Instruction||1|
|MATH 6234||Reflective Teaching: Leadership||1|
|MATH 6235||Reflective Teaching: Investigation of Classroom Practice||1|
|MATH 6381 (800:281)||Current Research in Mathematics Education||3|