Mathematics Essential A

SACE Code1MEM10
LevelStage 1
Learning AreaMathematics
DurationSemester
SemesterSemester 1
Pre requisitenone required
Additional CostsNone

Who is this course for?

Students seeking to meet the SACE numeracy requirement and students planning to pursue a career in a range of trades or vocational pathways.

What will I learn

You will study topics that support you to:

  • understand the concepts and techniques in calculations, data in context, earning and spending
  • apply reasoning skills and solve practical problems in calculations, data in context, earning and spending
  • communicate your arguments and strategies when solving problems using appropriate mathematical language
  • interpret mathematical information and ascertain the reasonableness of your solutions to problems
  • Calculations, Time and Ratio
  • Earning and Spending
  • Data in Context

How will I be assessed?

You will demonstrate evidence of your learning assessed as Stage 1 through four assessments.

  • 3 Skills and Applications Tasks (SATS) including one timed assessment
  • 1 Folio task

Pre requisite

none required

Last updated: 29 July 2019