Maths subject knowledge: graphs, functions and solving equations graphically NE212 / C20
Online, self-paced course. Improve your subject knowledge of graphs and functions to develop your teaching approaches. How would you explain the difference between linear and quadratic relationships? Can you use function notation to describe the transformation of graphs?
Who is it for?
What topics are covered?
- the link between displaying the input and output of a function machine, as a table of results, a mapping and a graph.
- the nature and qualities of a linear relationship and a quadratic relationship.
- the application of graphs to finding approximate solutions to equations.
- function notation and its use in describing transformations of graphs.
How will you learn?
How long is this course?
- reflect upon your current understanding of the basics of graphs and appreciate why graphs are important in representing connections between variables.
- develop fluency in the nature and qualities of a linear relationship.
- develop fluency in the nature and qualities of a quadratic relationship.
- apply the use of graphs to display situations, find connections and solve problems.
- investigate how function notation can be used to describe transformations of graphs.
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|State-funded school or college||Activity fee£30.00 +VAT||Standard bursary available*£0.00|
|Fee-paying school or college (independent)||Activity fee£60.00 +VAT|
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