Essential Mathematics | Stage 2 in 2017
Stage 2 Essential Mathematics
Stage 2 Essential Mathematics will be taught for the first time in 2017.
Essential Mathematics offers senior secondary students the opportunity to extend their mathematical skills in ways that apply to practical problem-solving in everyday and workplace contexts. Students apply their mathematics to diverse settings, including everyday calculations, financial management, business applications, measurement and geometry, and statistics in social contexts.
In Essential Mathematics there is an emphasis on developing students' computational skills and expanding their ability to apply their mathematical skills in flexible and resourceful ways.
This subject is intended for students planning to pursue a career in a range of trades or vocations.
Students who complete this subject with a C-or better will meet the numeracy requirement of the SACE.
Stage 2 subject code from 2017: 2MEM20