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In 2017 the MAV will host a Mathematics Camp. The camp is aimed at 2017 Year 10 students who live in regional Victoria who have been deemed to be gifted and talented in the area of mathematics.
The Mathematics Camp will be held in Melbourne during the first week of the Term 1 school holidays (Monday 3rd April – Friday 7th April). Places are available for 20 students.
The aim of the program is to provide a chance for students to gather with like-minded peers and explore hands-on, industry related problems. The MAV will be partnering with four mathematical industries who will provide mentoring for students to solve a contemporary real-life problem.
In addition, secondary teachers will also provide on-going support. It will be an engaging, practical and hands-on look at how mathematics is used to solve problems in a variety of industry fields.
The MAV will provide:
- three meals per day
- accommodation (twin share)
- travel in and around Melbourne
- return travel to and from Melbourne, to the value of $50,
- all programmed activities.