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NSW Syllabuses

Mathematics

The Mathematics Key Learning Area (KLA) includes the Mathematics K–10 Syllabus and new Stage 6 Mathematics Standard and Life Skills syllabuses. Within each syllabus you will find support materials and advice on supporting students with special education needs.

The current Mathematics Advanced, Extension 1 and Extension 2 syllabuses will continue to be taught in Year 11 in 2018 and examined for the 2019 HSC.

Updates about the release of the new Mathematics Advanced, Extension 1 and Extension 2 syllabuses and an implementation timeline will be provided through NESA News

Answers to frequently asked questions about Mathematics Advanced, Extension 1 and Extension 2 are available.

HSC Examination Specifications

Draft HSC Examination Specifications for the new Stage 6 Mathematics Standard courses are now available for consultation.

School-based assessment

Mathematics, Mathematics Extension 1 and Mathematics Extension 2 Stage 6 draft school-based assessment components and weightings are now available for consultation.

Implementation

2017 – Continue teaching Mathematics K–10.
Familiarisation and planning for new Stage 6 syllabuses

2018 – Start teaching Year 11 Mathematics.
In Term 4 start teaching Year 12 Mathematics

2019 – First HSC for Stage 6 Mathematics

Kindergarten to Year 10