Please note the implementation timeframe for the Mathematics Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus (2017).
See the Mathematics Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus (2007) to be taught for Year 12 in 2018.
Here you will find all of the syllabus elements, assessment and reporting guides, support materials and advice on supporting students with special education needs.
A download of the syllabus is available.
The Mathematics Standard Stage 6 Draft Syllabus Consultation Report (including Mathematics Life Skills) (PDF, 481KB) and new Mathematics Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus were developed using the NESA consultative syllabus development process.
2018 – Start teaching Year 11 Mathematics Life Skills.
In Term 4 start teaching Year 12 Mathematics Life Skills.
|Years 11–12 Assessment Advice|
|Changes to Stage 6 Assessment from 2018|
The samples provided illustrate approaches to developing scope and sequences in a range of school settings. Schools may use a sample without modification, change it, or construct their own to suit their particular needs.
|Sample A||Docx (18KB, 1 page)|
|Sample B (Mathematics Standard 1)||Docx (27KB, 3 pages)|
|Sample C (Integrated)||Doc (90KB, 4 pages)|
|Sample A||Docx (23KB, 2 pages)|
The samples provided illustrate approaches to developing units of work in a range of school settings. Samples include models for the concurrent delivery of the Mathematics Life Skills course with Mathematics Standard, as well as the delivery of Stage 5 and 6 Mathematics Life Skills courses in a multi-stage class. Schools may use a sample without modification, change it, or construct their own to suit their particular needs.
|On the Move||Docx (58KB, 10 pages)|
|Classifying and Representing Data (Mathematics Standard)|
|Our Restless Earth (Integrated)||Docx (85KB, 13 pages)|
|Measuring and Me||Docx (51KB, 10 pages)|
|Guide to the new Mathematics Life Skills Stage 6 syllabus||PDF (162KB, 3 pages)|
|Parent guide to new Stage 6 courses||PDF (213KB, 5 pages)|
|Life Skills outcomes worksheet Stage 6||Word (22KB, 2 pages)|