Upcoming event

Scandic Gardermoen Hotel, September 17 & 18, 2018

MatRIC Conference 2018

The conference will have two themes, each day focusing on just one of these. Day one will focus on "The Why, What and How of Teaching Calculus." Day two focuses on "Students as Partners"


19 October 2017

MatRIC Conference 2017 - Presentations

Visual presentations that accompanied the keynote lectures and some other sessions at the conference held at Gardermoen 9-10 October 2017 are now available.

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3 October 2017

MatRIC's Mid-Term Evaluation

Documenting MatRIC's mid-term evaluation.

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28 March 2017

MatRIC Åpent foredrag/Open Lecture 2017

On 31st August 2017 we are fortunate to get Vibeke Fængsrud ("Mattedama") to UiA. MatRIC has invited her to present an inspirational lecture in MatRIC’s Open Lecture Series ​(Lecture will be in Norwegian)​

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23 March 2017

MatRIC Ambassadors

Following the recommendation of our International Advisory Board we have appointed three 'MatRIC Ambassadors' to be our 'ears, eyes and voice' around Norwegian higher education institutions.

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23 March 2017

International Network for Didactics Research in University Mathematics (INDRUM)

MatRIC/UiA is delighted to be the host of the INDRUM conference, 5-7 April, 2018.

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23 March 2017


There are now almost 70 short videos available at 'MatRIC TV' to support students transition from upper secondary school to higher education. These videos are in Norwegian.

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23 March 2017

MatRIC Research Grants 2017

MatRIC invites proposals for small grants, up to 50000NOK, to support research into teaching and learning mathematics in higher education. Deadline for proposals 13:00, 4 May 2017.

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23 March 2017

Excellence in Teaching Mathematics at Higher Education

MatRIC's fourth annual conference. 9-10 October 2017. Gardermoen, Clarion Hotel & Congress, Oslo Airport.

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30 November 2016

What have mathematicians done for us?

Lecture by Chris Budd presented at the 'November Conference' of The Norwegian Centre for Mathematics Education on 29.11.2016.

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22 July 2016

Duncan Lawson and Tony Croft awarded GOLD MEDALs

We are delighted to learn of the award of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications' GOLD MEDALs to Professors Croft and Lawson for their outstanding contribution to the improvement of teaching mathematics.

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MatRIC Inspiration Day 6 December 2016

MatRIC's Management Board, network coordinators, drop-in support centre leaders and research fellows met to share reports on progress and discuss about challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

The resources included here are the presentations made on that day.

01_MatRIC Inspiration Day Invitation _L_Egelandsaa.pdf
03_MatRIC Leader Report_S_Goodchild.pdf
04_MatRIC Digital Assessment network_M_Brekke.pdf
05_MatRIC Video network_M_Brekke.pdf
06_MatRIC Visualization & Simulation network_PH_Hogstad.pdf
07_MatRIC Drop-in support centres_AB_Fuglestad.pdf
08_MatRIC_PhD fellow_NM_Hogstad.pdf
09_MatRIC PhD fellow_H_Fredriksen.pdf
10_MatRIC PhD fellow_I_Liakos.pdf
11_MatRIC PhD fellow_H_Kjelsrud.pdf
12_MatRIC PhD fellow_S_Kanwal.pdf
13_MatRIC Post_Doc_O_Viirman.pdf
14_MatRIC Inspiration Day Questions to MatRIC's Research Fellows.pdf

Overgang fra matematikk i videregående skole til matematikk på universitetet

"Transition from upper secondary school mathematics to university mathematics"

MatRIC presentation (in Norwegian) at the 2016 annual conference of Nasjonalt senter for matematikk i opplæringen [Norwegian Centre for Mathematics education] by:

Simon Goodchild (UiA), Frode Rønning (NTNU), Margret Osk Vidisdottir (NTNU),
Maiken Berthelsen (NTNU) and Morten Brekke (UiA).

NTNU: Norwegian University of Science and Technology

UiA: University of Agder

MatRIC_novemberkonferansen 2016.pdf

What have mathematicians done for us?

Text and PowerPoint presentation of the lecture by Chris Budd, at the 2016 November Conference of The Norwegian Centre for Mathematics Education, 29.11.2016. Chris Budd is Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Bath, UK and Gresham Professor of Geometry. The lecture was originally delivered by Professor Budd as part of his responsibilities within Gresham College on 11 October 2016.

What have mathematicians done for us_C Budd.pdf
What have mathematicians done for us_C-Budd_PowerPoint.pdf