Mathematics

WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

OVERVIEW

Little Flower College started in the year 1955 under Madras University with an Intermediate Two year course. Mathematics Department started in the year 1956 by the introduction of Pre University under Kerala University. Rev.Sr.Jane Francis was the first Mathematics faculty member. In March 1957 the college was raised to a first grade one and three year B.Sc Mathematics started with statistics as one of the subsidiary subjects. In the beginning the number of seats was thirty. In course of time the number has been raised to sixty. Rev.Sr Jane Francis was the first head of the department . In 1998 the P.G course started as a self financing course and it was regularized in the year 2010 by Govt.of Kerala. Our department is blessed with eminent faculty, hardworking students who produce remarkable results in the university examinations. Almost all of our students are employed in different areas. In 2007, we celebrated Golden Jubilee of our department with various programmes. We keep a good company with our old students. An old students Association for Mathematics(OSAM) is formed in connection with the Jubilee celebration. Most often  we arrange National Seminar, Intercollegiate Quiz, and Exhibition etc . Our students find time to extend their service to poor people in the locality.

VISION

To introduce Mathematics to the society as an expression of the human mind, which reflects the active will, contemplative reason and develops the desire for aesthetic perfection.

MISSION

To introduce Mathematics discipline for casting citizens responsible to the society

To realize the mathematical beauty of the nature and transit it to the coming generations

MOTTO

Reach unto the highest

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

B.Sc Mathematics

M.Sc Mathematics

BEST PRACTICE CURRICULUM

Curriculum feedback collected every year from students

METHODS OF TEACHING, LEARNING AND EVALUATION

Detailed notes of all sections discussed in the class

More attention is given to answering problem of each section

Frequent class tests, monthly and termly tests & model exam.

Assignment

Lectures by resource persons

Seminars by students

Encourage students to raise doubts in the class room.

BEST PRACTICES

Short bridge Programmes for B.A Economics students to create a mathematical mind set up

Weekly class tests for all U.G students

Group discussions are arranged in the class

Quiz competitions on mathematics are conducted.

FACILITIES

A Department Library for quick reference with good collection of more than 300 books

A collection of university question papers for the last 15 years

Computers  with laser Printers and Scanner

Smart Classroom

Internet Facilities.