Mathematical Literacy and College Mathematics Education
Mathematics, being an important part of human culture, plays a significant role in both spiritual life and material life of people. Mathematical literacy is one of the most basic scientific literacies, which is of far-reaching importance to cultivate mathematical literacy of students in college mathematics education. This paper elaborates the contents of mathematical literacy, discusses the necessity of cultivating mathematical literacy of college students, and proposes effective approaches of improving the literacy of college students.
S. L. Liu "Mathematical Literacy and College Mathematics Education", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 271-273, pp. 1370-1373, 2011