Year 11 Mathematics - Elements of Mathematics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

Students in this course learn about a range of mathematical concepts drawn from the mathematics and statistics strands. Students will develop their ability to use and interpret data by completing a statistical investigation. They will measure angles and lengths to solve problems in a practical context.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

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  • Critical thinking- Be able to illustrate your mathematical thinking visually and to demonstrate mathematical curiosity by asking mathematical questions.

Solve problems with right angled triangles using Pythagoras’ Theorem and Trigonometry.

  • Use and analyse information.
  • Complete a Statistical Investigation using the PPDAC cycle for a multivariate data set. 
  • Solve problems. 
  • Develop their understanding of chance and how we can model situations involving probability.

Year Levels/Departments:

Year 11, Mathematics

Resources Required

2 x 1E5 exercise books, Scientific/Graphics calculator