ERIC Number: EJ554576
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Teaching Mathematical Modelling.
Jones, Mark S.
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v28 n4 p553-60 Jul-Aug 1997
Outlines a course at the University of Glamorgan in the United Kingdom in which a computer algebra system (CAS) teaches mathematical modeling. The format is based on continual assessment of group and individual work stating the problem, a feature list, and formulation of the models. No additional mathematical word processing package is necessary. Presents a sample problem. (AIM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom