SIT176 - Mathematical Reasoning and Investigation


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 3 hour active class per week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including 1 x 2 hour online workshop per week, weekly drop-in sessions.


Numeracy is a priority area in Primary Education. SIT176 is one of the mathematics discipline units of the Mathematics/Numeracy specialisation, with content relevant for teaching primary mathematics. The unit aims to add to the mathematics content covered in SIT106 to give students more mathematical proficiency and preparation for their future teaching. Specifically, the unit will help students develop knowledge in measurement (units, area and volume), geometry (location and networks), interpreting functions and graphs, probability, mathematical reasoning and coding/programming. 

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