Course: Educational Software 1

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Course title Educational Software 1
Course code KMI/SV1AV
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Zacpal Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kühr Tomáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Students get acquainted with the various types of software available. By means of this software, students learn to solve mathematical problems. These problems are choosen with respect to their applicability at grammar schools. Each problem should by solved by a suitable tool and it should well represent some class of problems. The solution of each problem should be well-commented and presented on display or printer. <ol> <li>Using computers in teaching Mathematics. <li>Software available for teaching number systems and conversions among them. <li>Software available for prime-numbers handling. <li>Software available for solving linear and quadratic equations. <li>Solving systems of linear equations by means of education software. <li>Software available for teaching function and their graphs. </ol>

Learning activities and teaching methods
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 20 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The students become familiar with basic concepts of educational software.
Select suitable programs for teaching Mathematics in secondary school.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

Active participation in class. Completion of assigned homeworks. Passing the oral (or written) exam.
Recommended literature
  • Bartko Róbert, Miller Marián. MATLAB I. - algoritmizácia a riešenie úloh.
  • Buchar Jaroslav. (1994). Úvod do programového souboru MAPLE V. skriptum VŠZ, Brno.
  • Graven Frank. (2001). The MAPLE Book. Chapman & Hall/CRC.

Study plans that include the course
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