Year 10 Enrichment at Sussex UniversityBrighton
The day will comprise a carousel of Workshops:
- Maths in Alice's Wonderland – Reflections, insights and puzzles led by Jeff Trim from MEI
- Fun Maths Roadshow - Problem solving activity with the PGCE students from Sussex University
- Maths Magic – Intriguing hands-on experiments that make you think wow! then ask the question, how? led by Derek Couzens
Laurence O'Toole from Royal Holloway University will conclude the day with his ever popular, interactive key note presentation on Cryptography, where students will be challenged with the opportunity to break codes.
Who will benefit from attending?
Year 10 students who have the potential to study Core Mathematics, Mathematics or Further Mathematics at A level. They will be given the opportunity to engage in a variety of workshops and lectures, to promote the further study of mathematics and give insight into maths beyond GCSE in a fun and exciting way.
Provisional programme for the day:
09:00 Registration and refreshments
09:30 Why do Maths?
09:55 Workshop A
11:10 Workshop B
12:15 Workshop C
14:45 Closing plenary
Lunch will be provided for accompanying teachers. Students should bring a packed lunch.
University of Sussex,
Fri 20th Sep 2019
09:00 - 15:00
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