Level 2 Mathematics - Semester B

2MATHB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Astwood

This course leads on to Calculus or Statistics in Year 13. It has two external Achievement Standards,  Algebra and Calculus .
It requires extended abstract thinking and the ability to think creatively, critically, strategically and logically to solve problems.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Costs: Workbooks $14.
Graphics calculator approximately $92.


Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 Achievement Standards Algebra 1. 2 and Algebra 1.3. Preferably  both with Merit or Excellence. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91261 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91262 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
2
E
5
Y
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Calculus is very important in: Tertiary courses in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Structural Design, Economics, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical component.


Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2021.