12 Mathematics Calculus

12MCL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Chadha

Mathematics in Year 12 builds on the skills and understanding developed in previous years. This course focuses on the specialist branch of mathematics, calculus, which is introduced and applied to a range of situations. It can be taken in conjunction with 12MST.



Pathway

13 Calculus

Mathematics is a foundation for further study in a range of learning areas including engineering, surveying, commerce, science, social science, medicine and information management. Satisfactory completion of this course allows students to proceed to Level 3 Calculus, which is a prerequisite for Engineering at university.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Graphics Calculator about $120,
Homework book about $28.


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 Mathematics; Merit in Algebra 91027 recommended.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91256 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91257 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
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: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Pathway Tags

Engineering, Surveying, Commerce, Science, Social Science, Medicine, Information Management, Teacher


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