MATHEMATICS 21S - Semester

MAT21S
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Truesdale

The emphasis of this course is broader than the other 21S courses. It is a general course that offers a variety of different topics.
Mathematical and Statistical thinking and concepts are developed and placed in meaningful contexts.

Future Possibilities
This course is suitable for students not sure if they wish to study Mathematics beyond the Year 12 level. This course will equip them with more advanced mathematics skills with a practical orientation. Students may progress to Mathematics 31F.

NB: To gain entry to Level 3 Mathematics courses, students would benefit by completing two  semesters of Level 2 Mathematics.


Pathway

MATHEMATICS 31F - Full Year

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$15.00 for revision/homework book. Students will require a graphics calculator ($20.00 per year – hired – numbers limited)


Recommended Prior Learning

Recommended number of credits gained at Level One: 12 Level 1 Achievement Standard credits

Recommended standard: Achieved or better for AS 91027 (1.2) - Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91269 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.14 - Apply systems of equations in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91257 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.