Abstracts for AustMS2017
20 abstracts submitted for session.
Authors  Title  Session  Timetabled  Abstract 

Assoc Prof Deborah King (UoM), Prof Cristina Varsavsky (Monash), Dr Kelly Matthews (UQ), Assoc Prof Shaun Belward (JCU)  Investigating students' perceptions of graduate learning outcomes in mathematics  Edu  In this talk we will report on ... 

Dr Chris Tisdell  No, Professor: you don't need to reverse the order of integration!  Edu  Calculus books are full of worked examples ... 

Dr Collin Grant Phillips  Employing cultural plasticity in STEM workshops for prospective indigenous Engineering and Information Technology students  Edu  Indigenous school students from the ACT, NSW, ... 

Dr Deborah Jackson  Impact and sustainability of a crossdisciplinary mathematics support program  Edu  `Mathematics support' materializes in many forms.
A ... 

Dr Dmitry Demskoi  Automated assessment by means of computer algebra, \LaTeX\ and PDF forms  Edu  I will explain a method of creating ... 

Dr Gizem Intepe  Examining students' interaction with mathematics consultation using Text Mining  Edu  There has always been a requirement for ... 

Dr Harkirat Dhindsa, AP Leanne Rylands  Tertiary students' perceptions of assessments of, and attitudes to, Mathematics  Edu  The aim of this study was to ... 

Dr Judyanne Osborn  Communities of practice across preundergraduate and undergraduate mathematics  Edu  I report on research at the University ... 

Dr Marcia Ricci Pinheiro  The Monty Hall puzzle  Edu  The Monty Hall Problem or The Monty ... 

Dr Roland Dodd, Antony Dekkers, Prof William Guo  Bridging the gap for inclusive transition  Edu  The mathematics capability of students, entering CQUs ... 

Dr Ross Moore  Authoring `Tagged PDF' documents with \LaTeX  Edu  `Tagged PDF' is at the basis of ... 

Dr Thomas Wong  \LaTeX\ + First Year Calculus = ???  Edu  Assignments form a major component of continuous ... 

Dr Yucang Wang, Prof William Guo, Dr Roland Dodd  Linking mathematical theories to computation and modelling for engineering applications  Edu  Most engineering and scientific problems are too ... 

Frank Valckenborgh, Dilshara Hill  Assessment: a multipronged tool to motivate and engage  Edu  Engagement and motivation of students studying mathematics ... 

Heather Lonsdale, Matthew Allen, Christel Ernest, Kai Striega  Thirdyear undergraduate projects in mathematics education: analysing student attitudes, student reflections, and predicting student performance  Edu  In this talk I will present a ... 

Miss Rebecca Smith; Dr Mumtaz Hussain  Engagementfocused learning in large servicelevel courses  Edu  We will explore students' attitudes towards Mathematics ... 

Ms Lyn Armstrong, Mr Donald Shearman  From where do our students come?  Edu  It is well known that the mathematics ... 

Prof Birgit Loch  Teaching wirelessly with a penenabled tablet  Edu  In this presentation, I will discuss the ... 

Prof William Guo, Dr Roland Dodd, Dr Yucang Wang  Improving retention and progression by rescheduling engineering mathematics units  Edu  At Central Queensland University, students enrolled in ... 

T.M. Mills  Lessons from problem solving in ancient China  Edu  Problem solving has enjoyed a prominent place ... 