Academic Catalog

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS EDUCATION

General Information on Undergraduate Program

The program leads to a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics education.

Undergraduate Curriculum


FIRST YEAR

First Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
PHYS111 PHYSICS I (MECHANICS) 5 4 2 7.5
MATH111 FUNDAMENTALS OF MATHEMATICS 3 3 0 4.5
MATH115 ANALYTIC GEOMETRY 3 3 0 4.5
MATH153 CALCULUS FOR MATHEMATICS STUDENTS I 5 4 2 7.5
ENG101 ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES I 4 4 1 6.0

Second Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
PHYS112 PHYSICS II (ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM) 5 4 2 7.5
MATH112 DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 3 3 0 4.5
MATH116 BASIC ALGEBRAIC STRUCTURES 3 3 0 4.5
MATH154 CALCULUS FOR MATHEMATICS STUDENTS II 5 4 2 7.5
ENG102 ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES II 4 4 1 6.0
IS100 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS 0 0 2 1.0

SECOND YEAR

Third Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MATH251 ADVANCED CALCULUS I 4 4 0 10.0
MATH261 LINEAR ALGEBRA I 4 4 0 10.0
EDS200 INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION 3 3 0 5.0
CENG240 PROGRAMMING WITH PYTHON FOR ENGINEERS 3 2 2 4.0
ENG211 ACADEMIC ORAL PRESENTATION SKILLS 3 3 1 4.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
HIST2201 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2205 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION I 0 2 0 2.0

Fourth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MATH252 ADVANCED CALCULUS II 4 3 2 10.0
MATH254 DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS 4 4 0 7.0
MATH262 LINEAR ALGEBRA II 4 4 0 9.0
MSE210 THEORIES OF TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS 3 3 0 5.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
HIST2202 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2206 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION II 0 2 0 2.0
            ELECTIVE

THIRD YEAR

Fifth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
STAT201 INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY &STAT. I 3 3 0 6.0
MSE321 TEACHING AND LEARNING SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS I 3 3 0 5.0
MSE326 CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND INSTRUCTION IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS EDUCATION 3 3 0 6.0
MSE329 INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY AND MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT 3 2 2 5.0
ENG311 ADVANCED COMMUNICATION SKILLS 3 3 1 4.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
TURK107 TURKISH I 2 2 0 4.0
TURK305 ORAL COMMUNICATION 2 2 0 3.0

Sixth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MATH201 ELEMENTARY GEOMETRY 3 3 0 8.0
STAT202 INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY &STAT.II 3 3 0 6.0
MSE288 COMMUNITY SERVICE 3 1 4 4.0
MSE305 ASSESSMENT OF LEARNING IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS 3 3 0 6.0
MSE322 TEACHING AND LEARNING SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS II 3 3 0 5.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
TURK108 TURKISH II 2 2 0 4.0
TURK306 WRITTEN EXPRESSION 2 2 0 3.0
            RESTRICTED ELECTIVE

FORTH YEAR

Seventh Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EDS304 CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
MSE417 SCHOOL EXPERIENCE 3 1 4 6.0
MSE431 RESEARCH METHODS IN EDUCATION 3 3 0 8.0
MSE451 TEACHING AND LEARNING SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS III 3 3 0 5.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
            RESTRICTED ELECTIVE

Eighth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EDS424 GUIDANCE 3 3 0 5.0
MSE418 PRACTICE TEACHING 5 2 6 10.0
MSE452 TEACHING AND LEARNING SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS IV 3 3 0 5.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
            RESTRICTED ELECTIVE
            ELECTIVE

h/w = hours per week