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Specialist Mathematics

Specialist Mathematics draws on and deepens students' mathematical knowledge, skills, and understanding, and provides opportunities for students to develop their skills in using rigorous mathematical arguments and proofs, and using mathematical models. It includes the study of functions and calculus. The subject leads to study in a range of tertiary courses such as mathematical sciences, engineering, computer science, and physical sciences.

Students who complete this subject with a C grade or better will meet the numeracy requirement of the SACE.

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20 2MSC20

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Contact

Deanna Isles

SACE Officer - Curriculum and Assessment
+61 8 8115 4826
deanna.isles@sa.gov.au