Mathematics Education may be studied as part of a major in Mathematics towards a BSc, BSc(Hons), PGDipSci, MSc or PhD. You do not have to be a mathematics teacher to study Mathematics Education towards these degrees or programmes.
The Master of Professional Studies (Mathematics Education) is designed for mathematics teachers who wish to study and research their classroom practice. The major brings together research, mathematical knowledge, and professional experience to develop critical approaches to mathematics teaching and learning and is jointly offered by the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Education. Mathematics teachers may also study mathematics education as part of a major in Mathematics towards a BSc(Hons), PGDipSci, MSc or PhD.