Mathematics Specialist ATAR

Year Level: Year 12
Codes: ATMAS
SCSA Syllabus link:

Mathematics Specialist Y12 ATAR

Recommended Background: B grade or higher in Year 11 ATAR Mathematics Specialist
Course Content Description:


In this unit, students

  • extend complex numbers into polar form
  • use knowledge of functions and techniques of calculus for sketching graphs and solving integration problems
  • use vectors in 3 dimensions and work vector equations and vector calculus
  • solve geometric problems in 3D space and solve motion problems in 3D space


In this unit, students

  • continue the study of differentiation and integration
  • apply calculus to solve simple differential equations with application to biology and kinematics
  • study the distribution of sample means
Mode of Delivery: In Moodle and live, online lessons.
Textbooks / Stationery: Refer to the Booklist - Personal Items and Resource List
External Examination: External examination compulsory in Term 4 Year 12
ATAR Pathway: Entry into University