Mathematics Standard
The Mathematics Standard courses are focused on enabling students to use mathematics effectively, efficiently and critically to make informed decisions in their daily lives. The courses provide students with the opportunities to develop an understanding of and competence in further aspects of mathematics through a variety of real world applications.
Year 11 Course – 120 hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Algebra 

Measurement 

Financial Mathematics 

Statistical Analysis 

Mathematics Standard 1, Year 12 Course – 120 hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Algebra 

Measurement 

Financial Mathematics


Statistical Analysis 

Networks 

Mathematics Standard 2, Year 12 Course – 120 hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Algebra 

Measurement 

Financial Mathematics 

Statistical Analysis 

Networks 

Mathematics Advanced
This course gives students an understanding of and competence in further aspects of mathematics applicable to the real world. This course expands on the content from the Stage 5 5.3 course. Topics such as differential and integral calculus are introduced.
Year 11 Course – 120 Hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Functions 

Trigonometric Functions 

Calculus 

Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 

Statistical Analysis 

Year 12 Course – 120 Hours
Topic  Subtopics 
Functions 

Trigonometric Functions 

Calculus 

Financial Mathematics 

Statistical Analysis 

Mathematics Extension 1
This course which includes the whole of the Advanced course, is intended to give students a thorough understanding of and competence in aspects of mathematics including many which are applicable to the real world.
Year 11 Course – 60 Hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Functions 

Trigonometric Functions 

Calculus 

Combinatorics 

Year 12 Course – 60 Hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Proof 

Vectors 

Trigonometric Functions 

Calculus 

Statistical Analysis 

Mathematics Extension 2
This course will introduce students to many aspects of pure mathematics. Based on a student’s result in the Extension 1 course, a student may be encouraged to enrol in this course.
Year 12 Course – 60 Hours
Topics  Subtopics 
Proof 

Vectors 

Complex Numbers 

Calculus 

Mechanics 
