Course Language:

İngilizce

Course Objectives:

The main aim of this study is to discuss the importance and the ways of teaching problem solving in mathematics education

Course Content:

Problem and problem solving, problem types, the importance of teaching problem solving, recent developments in problem solving, strategies in problem solving and the importance of multiple representations in problem solving; examples of problems that can be solved with different strategies, assessment and evaluation of problem solving; definition, process, features and importance of problem construction, classifications and strategies of problem construction, exercises for different problem construction; problem-solving in elementary mathematics curriculum and textbooks; assessment and evaluation of problem construction. |

Course Methodology:

1. Lecture 2. Case study 3. Discussion 4. Demonstration 5. Group work 6. Microteaching 7. Problem solving

Course Evaluation Methods:

A. Supply type B. Multiple-choice test C. Incomplete D. True-False E. Oral exam F. Portfolio G. Performance type H. Report