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Mathematics 5304


Topics in Mathematics for the Secondary Teacher 3-0

CRN 80083

 A study of current trends and topics found in the secondary school mathematics curriculum, with the goal of improving the mathematical background of the secondary teacher.
Prerequisite: graduate standing/instructor permission
  • 8 Lessons with Multiple Assignments per Lesson 
  • 1 Final Exam
  • Textbooks:
    • Fostering Algebraic Thinking: A Guide for Teachers, Grades 6–10, Driscoll, Mark J., Heinemann, 1999, ISBN: 0-325-00154-8.
    • Fostering Geometric Thinking: A Guide for Teachers, Grades 5–10, Driscoll, Mark J., Heinemann, 1999, ISBN: 0-325-01148-6.
  • ​Instructor: Sharon Gronberg, PhD
  • Tuition: $988.74 (This cost includes the online course fee.)

Acquiring Course Materials

All required and optional course materials for both the print-based and online versions of this course are available through the Texas State University BookstoreSelect the current semester, and then select "ODEL" as the Department name.

This course is now available online!

To access the course website, contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning. A $10-per-credit-hour online fee applies.

Before enrolling in this online correspondence self-paced course, take the Online Learning Readiness Self-Assessment, which will help you determine if online correspondence self-paced courses are a good fit for you.

Take a look inside this course

You may view the syllabus and a sample of the MATH 5304 online course before enrolling