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Research Thesis Topic

The Impact of Language on the Learning of Mathematics

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The Impact of Language on the Learning of Mathematics


Language plays an important role in the understanding of mathematics. Students whose first language is not English, but are learning mathematics in English can feel the impact. Possible questions of interest: What is the role of language-switching in bilingual students’ processing of mathematics? What are the Effects of Language Differences on Processing of Mathematical Text?

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Research Affiliations
  • School of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Field of Research
  • Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • Linguistics

Available Academic Programs
  • Doctor of Philosophy (DPHD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (DPHD)

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