## Drouin Secondary College - Course Selection

# Mathematics 200 (MMA200)

#### The Course:

This course is designed for the majority of year 8 students. It follows on directly from Maths 100 and provides instruction in a wide range of general mathematical concepts. This course recognizes that students may be working towards Maths 200 from a variety of starting points and that each student presents with different learning styles, study skills and general interests. Major topics of study include Directed number, Real number, Linear equations, Algebra, Coordinates Geometry, Measurements, Geometry, Probability and Statistics.

#### This unit will focus on...

Number & Algebra

Measurement & Geometry

Probability & Statistics

#### Learning and Assessment Activities

Measurement of student progress towards the standard in each dimension is an ongoing process that includes, but is not limited to:

- Textbook Exercises
- Homework
- Problem Solving Tasks
- Tests and Exams

#### These units lead to

Mathematics 300 - Students that excel may be recommended for Maths 400.

#### Special considerations

#### Costs involved

- Cambridge Year 8 Mathematics Textbook for Victorian Curriculum (approx $70)
- Online Homework Program (approx $7)
- Casio Scientific Calculator - retain from previous year (approx $30)
- 128 page Exercise book (x3)

#### Materials required

- Cambridge Year 8 Mathematics Textbook for Victorian Curriculum
- Online Squizya Homework Program
- Casio Scientific Calculator - retain from previous year
- 128 page Exercise book (x3)

#### For further information see...

Please see Mr Sandhu, Mr Bohni, Miss Dong or Mrs Marx

#### Study design link

http://victoriancurriculum.vcaa.vic.edu.au/mathematics/curriculum/f-10