The purpose of this booklet is to act as a guide for those interested in setting up or enhancing a mathematics and/or statistics support provision for students (not necessarily students of mathematics or statistics) in addition to their regular programme.
Setting up a Maths Support Centre (HESTEM Guide)
In this guide, a summary of the arguments about why mathematics support is necessary is presented. A series of case studies is presented which show how mathematics support operates in a range of institutions and at a variety of scales.
The second edition of a guide for those interested in establishing and developing Mathematics Support Centres in institutes of higher education. The guide distils the findings of the LTSN funded teaching and learning project Evaluating and Enhancing the Effectiveness of Mathematics Support Centres.
sigma funding initiative – new centre/centre enhancement Briefing 17 January 2014 – Resources
These resources which may be of use to anyone considering setting up a new mathematics and/or statistics support centre include the agenda, an introduction to sigma, reflections on setting up a sigma supported centre, advice on writng a good application and an introduction to the sigma Network.