The Language of Mathematics in Science: A Guide for Teachers of 11-16 Science


ASE Member Price £10.00

Richard Boohan
Published 2016 | The Association for Science Education | 136pages

This guide provides an overview of relevant ideas in secondary school mathematics and where they are used in science.


It aims to clarify terminology, and indicate where there may be problems in student understanding. The publication includes explanations of key ideas and terminology in mathematics, guidance about good practice in applying mathematical ideas in science, along with a glossary of terms.

A joint project of the Nuffield Foundation and Association for Science Education.

This publication is available to trainee members of ASE for £7.00.

Maths in Science
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