Title: Department Chair, Mathematics and Sciences
Ms. Hargrave joined the UCCI team as a Mathematics Lecturer in
1997 and currently holds the Chair of the Department of Mathematics
and Sciences post. Her background in teaching college level Mathematics
and curriculum development experience enables her to successfully
coordinate the introduction of new departmental programmes. She
coordinates all aspects of the department and is presently leading
the team in the development of a new four year Bachelor of Science
Ms. Hargrave has over sixteen years experience in tertiary education,
initially at a college in central London, before moving to the Cayman
Islands to teach at the former Community College, now UCCI. During
her time at UCCI, Ms. Hargrave has introduced a number of innovations,
most recently the Math Lab and the Preparatory Mathematics course.
She has produced teaching materials on a commercial basis, published
in the UK and has served on the consultation committee for the new
Cayman Islands National Curriculum in Mathematics. She is currently
the secretary of the Mathematics Association of the Cayman Islands.
Ms. Hargrave holds a Bachelors degree in Mathematics from University
College, University of London, a Masters in Applied Statistics and
Operational Research from Birkbeck College, University of London
and a Post Graduate Certificate of Education in Mathematics from
the Institute of Education, University of London. She is a trained
Group Fitness Instructor, certified by the Aerobics and Fitness
Association of America.