Methods of Teaching Mathematics, M.Sc. | An-Najah National University | Nablus, Palestinian Territory, Occupied
24 months
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The Methods of Teaching Mathematics program of the An-Najah National University furthers the preparation of students to be future teachers of mathematics in the schools. The main goal of the program is to prepare mathematics teachers who have a high level of cognitive, metacognitive, social, affective and behavioral knowledge and skills.


This makes them able teachers in a society characterized by continuing change in every domain of life. This also prepares them to work with this age tools, especially the technological tools, on condition that this work suits our Arab culture and makes us interact with other world cultures. It is expected that being prepared in this way, students learning in the program will achieve a balance in all aspects of life, which makes them achieve good citizenship.

Teaching and Learning

Generally, the educational courses depend primarily on discussions through which students arrive at the educational conventions and theories in the field. The didactical courses depend on class discussions as well as practical applications of the learning. All the educational as well the teaching methods courses are expected to depend on the last scientific articles in the field.

The pure mathematics courses include proving of mathematical theorems, as well as problem solving.

Career Opportunities

The Methods of Teaching Mathematics program of the An-Najah National University provides the local community and the Arab world with qualified teachers who are prepared according to international standards, and who possess the scientific knowledge and the basic skills to perform their work in modern ways that suit this age and its technological development. The future teachers who are prepared in the frame of this program possess as well the patriotic and humanistic responsibilities. This prepares them best for their future life as teachers of mathematics. It specifically prepares them for the job exams and thus their chances to be absorbed as teachers of mathematics increase.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Design & Statistical Methods 
  • Seminar in Writing Master Thesis 
  • Computer in Education 
  • Analytical Study of Major Curriculum 
  • Methods of Teaching Math's
  • Educational Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective applicant should have a Bachelor degree from An-Najah National University or its equivalent from a Faculty or university credited by An-Najah National University.
  • A Placement Test for the major he/she is applying to.
  • Prospective applicant should be willing to meet with the Supervising Committee for a personal interview if the Specialised Department Council recommends that.
  • Earning a competitive GPA, is a matter usually determined and computed by the Specialized Department by the following formula: An applicant’s Bachelor’s GPA counts 70% and the applicant’s results on the Skills / Placement Exam and personal interview counts 30%.
  • An original or official transcript or copy of certified from both the university from which the applicant graduated and the Palestinian ministry of higher learning.
  • A certificate of work experience, if available.
  • Two recommendation Letters from faculty members or professionals.
  • Personal photo.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Nablus

1790 - 2357 ILS /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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