15 TCE credit points

Level: Level 3

Hours: 150

Type: TASC

Standards: NUM

Course overview

You have
TASC course
May lead to
 
  • Good algebra skills
    OR
  • A ‘B’ in Year 10 Australian Curriculum Mathematics
    OR
  • A 'CA' in General Mathematics Foundation 2
General Mathematics 3
  • Tertiary and TasTAFE studies where higher order practical mathematical working knowledge and skills are required
  • Careers in areas such as nursing, tourism management and banking or for further study in fields requiring mathematics, such as teaching and accounting.

  • To apply reasoning skills and solve practical problems involving finance, bivariate data analysis, graphs and networks, growth and decay and trigonometry
  • To use mathematical and statistical language to communicate arguments and strategies when solving mathematical problems
  • To choose and use CAS and other technology appropriately.

  • Develop and utilise skills in the core areas of finance, bivariate data analysis, graphs and networks, growth and decay and in trigonometry
  • Undertake a range of assessment tasks, practical tasks and investigations.

  • Needs to build upon and extend their mathematical skills for future, tertiary studies
  • Has well developed organisational and problem solving skills.