Last updated : 07 Aug 2016

Maths Puzzles: Cryptarithms, Symbologies and Secret Codes




  • No group
  • Modules’ titles and Contents:

  • Cryptarithms
  • Symbologies
  • Mathematical operator puzzles

  • Name of the teache
  • Yossi Elrran (recreational mathematician and metagrobologist)
  • Sabine Segre (mathematician (PhD) and physicist)

  • Would you suggest following the entire MOOC or just some modules? entire

Learning outcomes


“By the end of the course, you’ll have upgraded your problem-solving skills, gained knowledge and insight into the history, art and methodology of deciphering encrypted puzzles, and exercised your brain with fun challenges.”

  • List of Soft skills developed: analytical skills

  • List of digital skills developed:

Teaching-Learning methodology

xMOOC (videos, articles, quizzes, forum)


Is there a final certification? Yes. A Statement of Participation (costs extra) Learning outcomes are evaluated by questionnaireWhen: during the course after a video session

  • Soft skills Analytical Skills
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Unknown
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration suggested course length is about 3 weeks
  • Level of commitment required workload of 2 hours per week
  • Cost Free MOOC, Paying certification * See platform for details
  • Providing institution institute of science ( )
  • Mooc Platform www.futurelearn.comFuturelearn ( )
  • Target group Open for all persons
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Availability of teachersHow to contact themForum / discussion groups
  • Keywords Analytical skills, Mathematics