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NSW Syllabuses

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Year 11
outcomes

A student:

Year 12
outcomes

A student:
  • uses algebraic and graphical techniques to solve, and where appropriate, compare alternative solutions to problems

    MA11-1
  • uses detailed algebraic and graphical techniques to critically construct, model and evaluate arguments in a range of familiar and unfamiliar contexts

    MA12-1
  • uses the concepts of functions and relations to model, analyse and solve practical problems

    MA11-2
  • models and solves problems and makes informed decisions about financial situations using mathematical reasoning and techniques

    MA12-2
  • uses the concepts and techniques of trigonometry in the solution of equations and problems involving geometric shapes

    MA11-3
  • applies calculus techniques to model and solve problems

    MA12-3
  • uses the concepts and techniques of periodic functions in the solutions of trigonometric equations or proof of trigonometric identities

    MA11-4
  • applies the concepts and techniques of arithmetic and geometric sequences and series in the solution of problems

    MA12-4
  • interprets the meaning of the derivative, determines the derivative of functions and applies these to solve simple practical problems

    MA11-5
  • applies the concepts and techniques of periodic functions in the solution of problems involving trigonometric graphs

    MA12-5
  • manipulates and solves expressions using the logarithmic and indicial laws, and uses logarithms and exponential functions to solve practical problems

    MA11-6
  • applies appropriate differentiation methods to solve problems

    MA12-6
  • uses concepts and techniques from statistics and probability to present and interpret data and solve problems in a variety of contexts, including the use of probability distributions

    MA11-7
  • applies the concepts and techniques of indefinite and definite integrals in the solution of problems

    MA12-7
  • uses appropriate technology to investigate, organise, model and interpret information in a range of contexts

    MA11-8
  • solves problems using appropriate statistical processes

    MA12-8
  • provides reasoning to support conclusions which are appropriate to the context

    MA11-9
  • chooses and uses appropriate technology effectively in a range of contexts, models and applies critical thinking to recognise appropriate times for such use

    MA12-9
  • constructs arguments to prove and justify results and provides reasoning to support conclusions which are appropriate to the context

    MA12-10