# Mathematics

The following subjects are available for students to study in 2021

*Mathematics: 11 Max*

*Mathematics: 11 Max*

**Course Description: **This course is for students following an accelerated course in Maths. Content includes: arithmetic, algebra, statistics, probability, geometry, measurement and trigonometry at Levels 1 & 2.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **Restricted to the top 30 students who have completed sufficient Level 1 credits to a high enough level in their 2020 Year 10 Maths course. End of year exam results will also be considered.

**Qualifications to be gained: **A combination of Level 1 & 2 Credits. There will be an intense focus on Algebra. Courses will be tailored to individual ability and progress.

**Level 1 Numeracy: **All credits count towards Numeracy

**Level 1 Literacy:** Possible 4 credits towards Literacy

**Next step: **12Max, 12Mat

**Contact Person: **Maths teacher.

*Mathematics: 11Mat Full Year*

*Mathematics: 11Mat Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course includes trigonometry, algebra and graphing, statistics and probability.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **None

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 1 Achievement Standards credits and Numeracy

**Level 1 Numeracy: **All credits count towards Numeracy

**Level 1 Literacy:** Possible 4 credits towards Literacy

**Next step: **12Max, 12Mat or 12Maf

**Contact Person: **Any Mathematics teacher

**Student Expectations**. Scientific calculators are advised for this course. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Rulers are also useful. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

*Mathematics: 11Maf Full Year*

*Mathematics: 11Maf Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course includes trigonometry, algebra and graphing, statistics and probability.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **None but aimed at those students who did not pass any Achievement Standards in Year 10.

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 1 Achievement Standards credits and Numeracy

**Level 1 Numeracy: **All credits count towards Numeracy

**Level 1 Literacy:** Possible 4 credits towards Literacy

**Next step: **12Mat or 12Maf

**Contact Person: **Any Mathematics teacher

**Student Expectations**. Scientific calculators are advised for this course. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Rulers are also useful. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

*Mathematics: 12Max Full Year*

*Mathematics: 12Max Full Year*

**Course Description: **As this is an extension course, the expectation is that students will gain Excellence and Merit grades. It revisits algebra, statistics and trigonometry and introduces; graphing techniques, co-ordinate geometry and calculus. A graphics calculator is highly recommended.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **A minimum of 16 Achievement Standards credits from 11Mat or 11Max. Merit or above in Achievement Standards 91028 (Tables, Equations and Graphics) and 91035 (Multivariate), or 91027 (MCAT) preferred.

**UE Literacy:** No

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 2 Achievement Standards credits and some Level 3 Achievement Standards if appropriate.

**Next step: **13 Mca, 13Mst, or 13Mat

**Contact Person: **Any Mathematics teacher

**Student Expectations**. A Graphics calculator is highly recommended for this course. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

* Mathematics: 12Mat Full Year *

*Mathematics: 12Mat Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course revisits algebra, statistics and trigonometry and introduces; graphing techniques, co-ordinate geometry and calculus. A graphics calculator is highly recommended.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **16 Achievement Standards credits from 11Mat or 11Max, including Achieved or above in Achievement Standard 91028 (Tables, Equations and Graphics), or 91027 (MCAT) or 91029 (Linear Algebra) as appropriate.

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 2 Achievement Standards credits including Algebra external

**UE Literacy**: No

**Next step: **13Mca, 13Mst, or 13Mat

**Contact Person: **Any Mathematics teacher

**Student Expectations**. Scientific calculators are advised for this course. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Rulers are also useful. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

*Mathematics Foundation: 12Maf Full Year*

*Mathematics Foundation: 12Maf Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course is tailored to the individual needs of the student, consisting only of Internal Achievement Standards

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **minimum of 12 Achievement Standard credits from their Year 11 Maths course. The numeracy Unit standard credits do not count towards this entry requirement.

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 2 Achievement Standard credits

**UE Literacy: **No

**Contact Person: **Mr Davies or Mrs Williamson

*Mathematics with Calculus: 13Mca Full Year*

*Mathematics with Calculus: 13Mca Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course should be taken by students considering courses involving pure Maths at University. These include: Engineering, Physics, and/or Chemistry. Emphasis is given to formulation of problems in mathematical terms. A Graphics calculator is required.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **A high degree of ability needs to be demonstrated. This will normally be through a minimum of 14 credits from 12Max or 12Mat, with Merit level at least in Achievement Standards 91261 (Apply algebraic methods in solving problems) or 91262 (Apply Calculus methods in solving problems).

**UE Literacy:** No

**UE Approved**: Yes

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 3 Achievement Standards credits

**Contact Person: **Mr Yeh and/or Mrs Williamson

**Student Expectations**. A Graphics calculator is required for this course. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

*Statistics: 13Mst Full Year*

*Statistics: 13Mst Full Year*

**Course Description: **This course is to be taken by students who are looking to follow future study or employment in fields which require data analysis. These include Biology, Economics and Marketing, Geography or Psychology. This course is devoted to Statistics, laying the foundation of statistical decision-making.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **minimum of 14 credits from 12Max or 12Mat with at least Achieved or higher in Achievement Standard 91267 (Apply probability methods in solving problems).

**UE Literacy:** Yes - 4 credits Reading or Writing

**UE Approved**: Yes

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 3 Achievement Standards credits

**Contact Person: **Miss Herlihy

**Student Expectations**. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Rulers are also useful. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.

* Mathematics: 13Mat Full Year*

*Mathematics: 13Mat Full Year*

**This course is a hybrid of Level 3 credits from Calculus and Statistics. This is a UE subject in it’s own right.**

**Course Description: **Students will complete a combination of internal and external assessments. A Graphics calculator is required.

**Recommended Entry Criteria: **Minimum of 10 Level 2 Achievement Standard credits from 12Max or 12Mat course.

**UE Literacy:** Yes - 4 credits Reading or Writing

**UE Approved**: Yes

**Qualifications to be gained: **Level 3 Achievement Standards credits

**Contact Person: **Mr Davies or Mrs Williamson

**Student Expectations**. Devices should be brought to every lesson. Pens are essential. Rulers are also useful. Phones are **not** permitted in assessments. Students should be proactive and catch up any work that is missed for whatever reason.

**Course Elements. **A combination of internal and external assessments are offered. Canvas is used for notes and assignments.