Subject Details - Stage 1 Mathematics Methods 3 (pre-specialist)

SACE StageSACE Stage 1
SACE Credits10 credits
Subject Length1 semester
DescriptionThis course must be studied in conjunction with Mathematics 1 and 2. This course leads to Stage 2 Methods. Students considering pathways such as Engineering, Statistics, Medicine, Game Design, Scientist, Financial Mathematics, Commerce, Maths/Science Teaching etc should study this course.
Subject Outcomes3 Topics include Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences, Vectors in the Plane, Matrices
Advice To StudentsThis course leads to Stage 2 Methods and Specialist.
Assumed KnowledgeOnly students who have studied Year 10 Advanced Mathematics can choose this subject..
AssessmentAssessments will include a Folio Task and Summative Assessment Tasks (Tests)
Additional InformationIt is highly recommended that each student purchase a Graphics Calculator (Casio fx-CG20AU) in preparedness for Stage 2 Maths. Graphic Calculators will be used extensively throughout this course.