Mathematics Advanced 2 Unit

ATAR Course

For Whom is the Course Intended?

This course is designed to provide a sufficient basis for university courses involving Calculus.


Students should have studied the 5.3 Mathematics Pathway, and gained Grade B8 or better.

The 5.2 Pathway does not give adequate preparation for Mathematics 2 Unit.

Students need to have demonstrated competence in Mathematical Skills, especially Algebra.


For both Year 11 and Year 12 courses students are to be assessed on:

  • their knowledge and skills.
  • their ability to apply this knowledge to the real world.
  • their reasoning and interpretive skills.
  • their ability to explain and communicate methods and solutions.

Internal Assessment

Students will do traditional examinations plus a number of other tasks which have a stronger emphasis on understanding, interpretation and communication.

External Assessment

  HSC Examination of three hours duration.


Subject costs are included in the College Resource Fee.