Mathematics Masterclasses in North West Wales
2009 Programme : 25th Series
|24 January||Powersheets||Chris Parry *, Ysgol Friars, Bangor|
|Polyhedra||Emrys Read, BU School of Education|
|7 February||The Magic of Computer Science||
Peter McOwan and Paul Curzon,
Queen Mary, University of London
|Discrete Methods||Joe Matthews, Ysgol Friars, Bangor|
|28 February||Probability Problems||Bryn Roberts, Ysgol Syr Thomas Jones, Amlwch|
|Applications of Matrices||Gareth Evans *, Ysgol y Creuddyn|
|14 March||Geometry: is this where maths is easy?||Geoff Faux, freelance consultant|
|Computer Science Unplugged||Bill Teahan, B.U. School of Computer Science|
|28 March||Codes||Chris Kitchen, Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy|
|Puzzles||Catherine Neild, Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy|
|14:15|| CD demonstration for parents,
Knots, Symbolic Sculptures and Mathematics
|Ronnie Brown, BU School of Computer Science|
|15:00||Presentation of Royal Institution Certificates|
All sessions run from 10:30a.m. to 3:00p.m. in the Dean Street building housing the Schools of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering.
Participants bring their own lunch, taken between 12:30 and 13:00, and light refreshments are provided at 11:30 and 14:00.
For further information about the 2009 programme see the notices for participants.
Mathematics Masterclasses in north-west Wales are financially supported by Anglesey Aluminium Metal Ltd.
From 2008 there has been additional support from WIMCS (Wales Institute for Mathematical and Computational Sciences).
* These teachers attended Bangor Masterclasses when they were in year 9.