Archimedes & The Law of The Lever

Open Learning
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • Duration:
    6 Weeks
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

We understand that for students to learn deeply, they need to be active, engaged, inspired, involved. They need to interact with their peers, connect dots between new and current knowledge and they need to have fun in the process!

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Teacher Education
Mathematics
Maths
Law
Teachers

Course programme

This is a Professional Development course for high school maths and science teachers developed at the School of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science, UNSW.

This purely online course will introduce teachers to Archimedes' law of the lever, centres of mass, expected values of probability distributions, barycentric coordinates, and interesting applications via online videos.

 There will also be fun activities and challenges that will develop  and deepen your mathematical understanding, and give you ideas and materials for engaging your students. 

You will be able to interact with fellow educators from around the country.