Year 12 Mathematics Essential

Assessment Outline 2019

Assessment Type Assessment Type Weighting Assessment Task Weighting Assessment Task Timing Assessment Task Description
Response 40% 5% T1, Week 4 Test 1.1: Measurement – Linear and area measure, volume and capacity.
8% T1, Week 9 Test 1.2: Geometry – Scale, plans, Pythagoras’ Theorem and Trigonometry
7% T2, Week 2 Test 1.3: Cartesian plane, using graphs
5% T3, Week 5 Test 2.1: Location and Time: Problems solving involving distance between places on earth, time zones.
5% T3, Week 7 Test 2.1: Loans and compound interest: Problem solving involving compound interest and investment
10% T3, Week 9 Semester Two – Final Exam (Unit 3 and 4)

Practical applications and

Statistical Investigation process

45% 10% T1, Week 7 Practical Application 1: You’ve got mail, involving geometry, scale drawings
10% T2, Week 8 Investigation 1: World Temperature – Statistics
15% T3, Week 2 Investigation 2: Lotto results – Probability
10% T3, Week 4 Practical Application 2: Time Zones
Externally Set Task 15% 15% T2, Week 5 A task set by the SCSA based on the following content from Unit 3 (right-angled triangle, Cartesian plane and using graphs)
Total 100% 100%    

This document is subject to revision.

The Year 12 Syllabus for Mathematics Essentials can be found on the SCSA website: http://www.scsa.wa.edu.au/