Drouin Secondary College - Course Selection

11 VCE General Mathematics (11MGM1)

The Course

The General Mathematics course provides for many combinations of student interests. It also is the precursor for study of VCE Further Mathematics at Units 3 and 4. The areas of study for General Mathematics Unit 1 and Unit 2 are ‘Algebra and structure’, ‘Arithmetic and number’, ‘Discrete mathematics’, ‘Geometry, measurement and trigonometry’, ‘Graphs of linear and non-linear relations’ and ‘Statistics’.

Unit 1 Topics

- Graphs and Networks
- Matrices
- Financial Arithmetic
- Number Patterns and Recursion

Unit 2 Topics

- Linear Relations and Equations
- Linear Graphs and Models
- Investigating and Comparing Data
- Relationships between two Numerical Variables

Learning and Assessment Activities

Students will complete various School Assessed Coursework (SACs) to assess their ability to meet the 3 Outcomes.

An end of the Semester, there will be an Exam for both Unit 1 & 2.

These units lead to

This subject is designed to lead directly into VCE Further Mathematics Units 3 and 4.

Special considerations

Costs involved

 

Materials required

For further information see...

Please see: Mrs Marx, Mr Sandhu, Mr Cox, Mr Dowty or Mr Walsh

Study design link

https://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Documents/vce/mathematics/2016MathematicsSD.pdf