**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.

Costs: Workbooks $14.

Graphics calculator approximately $92.

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

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.

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.

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.