Dr Melissa Humphries is Lecturer from the School of Mathematical Sciences and also a Course Instructor in the new MathTrackX XSeries Program.
The MathTrackX Program is the University of Adelaide’s year 12 online maths bridging program, offered through the edX platform. The program consists of 6 Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) that have been made in collaboration with The School of Mathematics, The Maths Learning Centre and the Online Programs Team. Find out more about the program here.
We caught up with Melissa to chat to her about her involvement in the MathTrackX program, how she got into mathematics in the first place, and how she has managed the challenges that COVID-19 has brought in terms of balancing teaching workload along with creating MOOCs remotely.
Here is what Melissa had to say: (more…)