Year 11 – General Mathematics
Level: Stage 1
Subject Name: General Mathematics
Assumed Knowledge: Year 10 Mathematics
General Mathematics extends students’ mathematical skills in ways that apply to practical problem solving. Topics cover a diverse range of applications of mathematics. General Mathematics can be studied as a Semester Course or as a Year course. It leads to General Mathematics at Stage 2.
Students who complete 10 credits of this subject with a C grade or better will meet the numeracy requirement of the SACE.
- Investing and Borrowing
- Networks and Matrices
- Modelling with linear and non-linear functions
- 3 Tests each Semester; one on each topic
- 1 Investigation each Semester on Measurement (Sem 1) and Networks and Matrices (Sem 2)
- Homework tasks