Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Chand

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 12 Maths

Students must do have done Algebra and the Calculus external in year 12. 

Year 13 Calculus course is for students who were successful at a high
level in Year 12 and who wish to study Engineering or Mathematics at University. You will build on the Algebra, Calculus and Graphs studied in Year
12. A new concept, Complex Numbers will be introduced. 

Course Overview

Term 1
3D Simultaneous Equations

Trigomometric Methods

Term 2
Differentiation Methods

Integration Methods

Term 3

Integration Methods

Complex Numbers

Term 4
Revision and catch up

Learning Areas:


Career Pathways

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Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics Calculator
Ipads and laptops optional

Pathway Tags

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