Year 12 Conference

Coventry

Overview

A one day conference for year 12 maths students & their teachers are invited to The University of Warwick for a mathematics conference to develop deeper mathematical problem-solving skills.

This event is ideal for students who are thinking of applying to study mathematics, engineering or related university courses.

Content

The conference consists of several workshops some of which will give students the opportunity to solve a variety of mathematical problems and will include problem-solving, developing mathematical fluency, university admissions tests and an element of competition. Other workshops include how to get started, how to set out solutions and how to work in a group to solve a problem.

Teachers will join their students for some of the workshops as well as attending a session that provides information about university admissions tests and where support for these can be found.

Other Information

The conference will run on two separate days, 1st and 2nd July, both identical in content – choose the day that suits you best. There are 9 student places available per school and any teachers in attendance will follow a parallel PD programme. 

Cost

This event is free for students and teachers from state-funded schools, colleges and academies. A packed lunch will be provided for all students and teachers.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6655

Audience:

Students,Teachers

Target year:

Year 12

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, A level Further Mathematics, University admissions tests

Mathematical focus:

Pure, Problem solving, Reasoning

Event format:

Student course

Event length:

6 hours

Region:

West Midlands

Venue:

The University of Warwick,
Mathematics Institute,
Zeeman Building,
Coventry,
CV4 7AL

Date:

Thu 2nd Jul 2020

Course times:

09:30 - 15:30

Fee:

Free

State-sector subsidy:

West Midlands

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Fiona Kitchen
[email protected]
02476528327

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