Subject Outline

Stage 1 Specialist Mathematics must be undertaken concurrently with Stage 1 Mathematical Methods. These courses consist of the following twelve topics:

  • Topic 1: Functions and Graphs
  • Topic 2: Polynomials
  • Topic 3: Trigonometry
  • Topic 4: Counting and Statistics
  • Topic 5: Growth and Decay
  • Topic 6: Introduction to Differential Calculus
  • Topic 7: Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences and Series
  • Topic 8: Geometry
  • Topic 9: Vectors in the Plane
  • Topic 10: Further Trigonometry
  • Topic 11: Matrices
  • Topic 12: Real and Complex Numbers