GROUP 5 - MATHEMATICS SL

Standard Level

This course is designed for competent mathematics students who anticipate a need for a sound mathematical background in preparation for their future studies in, for example, chemistry, economics, geography, psychology and business administration. This course covers It is a demanding course covering a broad range of mathematical topics.

The course consists of number and algebra: sequences and series, indices and logarithms and the binomial theorem; functions and equations: the concept of a function, transformations of graphs and polynomial, exponential and logarithmic functions; circular functions and trigonometry: identities, graphs and their transformations and the solution of triangles; vector geometry: position vectors, projections, scalar products and lines in planes; statistics and probability; calculus: limits, rules of differentiation, applications of differential calculus, antidifferentiation and areas under curves.

ASSESSMENT
Internal Assessment

An individual exploration. This is a piece of written work that involves investigating an area of mathematics. (20%)
External Examinations
Paper 1: (1.5 hours, 40%)
Paper 2: (1.5 hours, 40%)

MATHEMATICS PATHWAY AT GGS

Group 5 - Mathematics HL
Year 11 and 12 - IB

Group 5 - Mathematical Studies
Year 11 and 12 - IB

Mathematics
Year 11 and 12 - VCE

Mathematics
Year 10

Mathematics
Timbertop - Year 9

Mathematics
Years 5 to 8