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# IB Maths HL

IB Maths HL The IB Maths HL (higher level) course focuses on introducing important mathematical concepts through the development of mathematical techniques. The intention is to introduce students to these concepts in a comprehensible and coherent way, rather than insisting on the mathematical rigour required for mathematics HL. Students should, wherever possible, apply the mathematical […]

# WACE Maths Specialist Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Specialist Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course WACE Maths Specialist Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course contains three topics: Integration and applications of integration, Rates of change and differential equations and Statistical inference. In WACE Maths Specialist Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course, the study of differentiation and integration of […]

# WACE Maths Specialist Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Specialist Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course WACE Maths Specialist Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course contains three topics: Complex numbers, Functions and sketching graphs and Vectors in three dimensions. The study of vectors was introduced in Unit 1 with a focus on vectors in two-dimensional space. In this unit, […]

# WACE Maths Specialist Unit 2 Year 11 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Specialist Unit 2 Year 11 ATAR Course WACE Maths Specialist Unit 2 of Year 11 ATAR Course contains three topics: Trigonometry, Matrices, and Real and complex numbers. Trigonometry contains techniques that are used in other topics in both this unit and Unit 3. Real and complex numbers provides a continuation […]

# WACE Maths Specialist Unit 1 Year 11 ATAR Course

Unit Description of WACE Maths Specialist Unit 1 Year 11 ATAR Course WACE Maths Specialist Unit 1 of Year 11 ATAR course contains three topics: Combinatorics, Vectors in the plane, and Geometry that complement the content of the Mathematical Methods ATAR course. The proficiency strand, Reasoning, of the Year 7–10 curriculum is continued explicitly in […]

# WACE Maths Methods Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Methods Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course The calculus in WACE Maths Methods Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course deals with derivatives of logarithmic functions. In probability and statistics, continuous random variables and their applications are introduced and the normal distribution is used in a variety of contexts. The study […]

# WACE Maths Methods Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Methods Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course The study of calculus of WACE Maths Methods Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course continues with the derivatives of exponential and trigonometric functions and their applications, together with some differentiation techniques and applications to optimisation problems and graph sketching. It concludes with integration, […]

# WACE Maths Methods Unit 2 Year 11 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Methods Unit 2 Year 11 ATAR Course The algebra section of WACE Maths Methods Unit 2 Year 11 ATAR Course focuses on exponentials. Their graphs are examined and their applications in a wide range of settings are explored. Arithmetic and geometric sequences are introduced and their applications are studied. Rates […]

# WACE Maths Methods Unit 1 Year 11 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Methods Unit 1 Year 11 ATAR Course WACE Maths Methods Unit 1 Year 11 ATAR Course begins with a review of the basic algebraic concepts and techniques required for a successful introduction to the study of calculus. The basic trigonometric functions are then introduced. Simple relationships between variable quantities are […]

# WACE Maths Applications Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Applications Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course WACE Maths Applications Unit 4 Year 12 ATAR Course has three topics: Time series analysis, Loans, investments and annuities, and Networks and decision mathematics. ‘Time series analysis’ continues students’ study of statistics by introducing them to the concepts and techniques of time series […]

# WACE Maths Applications Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course

Unit description of WACE Maths Applications Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course WACE Maths Applications Unit 3 Year 12 ATAR Course has three topics: Bivariate data analysis, Growth and decay in sequences, and Graphs and networks. Bivariate data analysis introduces students to some methods for identifying, analysing and describing associations between pairs of variables, including […]