Anthony Watkins

Anthony Watkins


BSc(Hons)Mathematics, Physics & Psychology: University of Bristol

PGCE: University of Bristol

MPhil: University of Plymouth

Professional membership

Chartered Mathematician (CMath)

Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics & Its Applications

Teaching interests

Mathematical Methods for Engineers

Staff serving as external examiners

From 2004/05 Subject External Examiner for BSc(Hons) Initial Teacher Education (Primary), Mathematics in Education Modules, University of the West of England

Research interests

The implications for mathematics teaching & learning at the school/university interface of computer algebra systems, especially DERIVE.

The implications for mathematics teaching & learning of current developments in hand-held technology

Most recent:

"Mathematikunterricht anders - offenes lernen mit neuen medien", with B Bazel, J Bohem, P Drijvers, D Janssens & D Sjoestrand, Ernst Klett Verlag GmbH, 2002, Stuttgart

"Quality & Standards in British University education: some of the main principles & how they work in practice", Proceedings of the 27th Annual Summer School of the Technical University of Sofia, Sozopol, Bulgaria, Heron Press, Sofia, 2002, pages 119 - 133