**Advanced Maths (Year 10)**

# Course Summary

Do you enjoy Maths? Are you looking at studying Maths Methods or Specialist Maths? Advanced Maths replaces the Standard Maths (Year 10). This subject gives you a strong foundation and a broader perspective for future mathematical studies and pathways. The subject is aimed to equip you with tackling rigorous mathematical problems and applying mathematical concepts across areas including linear algebra, quadratics, trigonometry and statistics. Students will also begin to develop their ability to use the Mathematica software. All students who select Advanced Mathematics will need to undertake an assessment of their prior learning.

# Learning Activities & Assessment

- Rigorous exploration of key mathematical concepts and application of key skills
- Apply mathematical concepts through the completion of problem-solving tasks
- Use of technology to explore and solve mathematical problems
- Essential Assessment will be used throughout the semester to measure student’s growth
- Students will be assessed on an end of semester exam with topic assessments and assignments spread throughout the semester

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## Approximate Costs

### Semester 1

Textbook Hire $30

Scientific Calculator $28 (Optional)

## Learning Area Contact

Maths Learning Area Leader