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NSW Syllabuses

Course structure and requirements

Year 11 Course Structure and Requirements

The Year 11 course is organised in topics, with the topics divided into subtopics. The Year 11 course is undertaken by all students intending to study either the Mathematics Standard 1 Year 12 course or the Mathematics Standard 2 Year 12 course.

Year 11 course
(120 hours)

Mathematics Standard
Topics Subtopics
Algebra

MS-A1 Formulae and Equations
MS-A2 Linear Relationships

Measurement

MS-M1 Applications of Measurement
MS-M2 Working with Time

Financial Mathematics MS-F1 Money Matters
Statistical Analysis MS-S1 Data Analysis
MS-S2 Relative Frequency and Probability

Year 12 Course Structure and Requirements

The courses are organised into topics, with the topics divided into subtopics.

Year 12 course
(120 hours)

Mathematics Standard 1
Topics Subtopics
Algebra MS-A3 Types of Relationships
Measurement

MS-M3 Right-angled Triangles
MS-M4 Rates
MS-M5 Scale Drawings

Financial Mathematics

MS-F2 Investment
MS-F3 Depreciation and Loans

Statistical Analysis MS-S3 Further Statistical Analysis
Networks

MS-N1 Networks and Paths

 

Year 12 course
(120 hours)

Mathematics Standard 2
Topics Subtopics
Algebra MS-A4 Types of Relationships
Measurement

MS-M6 Non-right-angled Trigonometry
MS-M7 Rates and Ratios

Financial Mathematics

MS-F4 Investments and Loans
MS-F5 Annuities

Statistical Analysis

MS-S4 Bivariate Data Analysis
MS-S5 The Normal Distribution

Networks

MS-N2 Network Concepts
MS-N3 Critical Path Analysis