MATHEMATICS with CALCULUS 21S - Semester

CAL21S
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Truesdale

Recommended Prior Learning

Recommended number of credits gained in Level One Mathematics: 14 Level 1 Achievement Standard credits

Recommended standards already passed at Merit level:

91027 (1.2) - Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems

91028 (1.3) - Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs



The emphasis of this course is to prepare students for Level 3 Calculus by focusing on Algebra and Calculus. Mathematical thinking and concepts are developed and placed in meaningful contexts.

Future Possibilities
Mathematics at this level is a recommended background subject for a range of careers and for further study in many areas. Students may progress to Calculus 31F.

NB: To gain entry to Level 3 Mathematics courses, students are encouraged to successfully complete 2 semesters of Level 2 Mathematics. For Calculus 31F the semesters should be Calculus 21S and could be combined with either Mathematics 21S or Statistics 21S.



Learning Areas:

Mathematics



Pathway

MATHEMATICS with CALCULUS 31F - Full Year

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will require a graphics calculator.


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