NYU Steinhardt

Learning Theories in Mathematics Education Research

  • Course Number: TCHL-GE 3014
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Doctoral students in this course will participate in a deep exploration of theories that under gird much of cutting edge research in mathematics education. The focus will be on the nature of mathematical concepts & mathematical thinking & the application to mathematics education of broad theories of learning (e.g., constructivism, socio-cultural theory) & theories specific to mathematics education (e.g., emergent perspective, APOS theory).
  • Old Course Number: E12.3014