@fyimaths working to raise awareness

In the wake of the University of Sydney’s decision to introduce mathematics prerequisites, AMSI Director Geoff Prince writes in the AFR (4/2/2016) about how university requirements have an impact on mathematical capabilities needed in the workforce.  ‘It was FYiMaths which discovered the extent of prerequisite failure in Australia and they are actively engaging universities to persuade them of the dangers of relying on “assumed knowledge” of maths.’ 

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