|Since 2017 (last 5 years)||2|
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Pudwell, Lara – PRIMUS, 2017
In this paper, we discuss the Experimental Mathematics course taught at Valparaiso University since 2009. We focus on aspects of the course that facilitate students' abilities to ask and explore their own research questions.
Descriptors: Inquiry, Mathematics, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Education
Karls, Michael A. – PRIMUS, 2017
In this paper I will outline the process I have developed for conducting applied mathematics research with undergraduates and give some examples of the projects we have worked on. Several of these projects have led to refereed publications that could be used to illustrate topics taught in the undergraduate curriculum.
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, College Mathematics, Undergraduate Study, Student Research