Stage 1 Essential Mathematics

LENGTH OF COURSE: One Semester Compulsory Option

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Nil

CURRICULUM CHARGES:Nil

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Topic 1: Calculations and Ratio including arithmetic of whole numbers and fractions
Topic 2:
Earning and spending including calculation of wages, taxation and budgeting
Topic 3:
Geometry including properties of angles and polygons, construction processes and compasses

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Skills and Application tasks: Supervised assessment (test) to demonstrate student learning

Investigations: Students investigate a topic mathematically to make informed decisions/recommendations