Mathematics & Extension Course

Senior Studies MATHEMATICS & extension course 

We offer quality preparation for the HSC in small groups with personalised attention. Comprehensive notes are included. Students are asked to bring notebooks and pens.

Please note that the Unit 2 Mathematics students course is held on Day 1 (Tuesday 16 July) and half of Day 2 (Wednesday 17 July). Extension Mathematics (3 unit) is held on half of Day 2 (Wednesday 17 July) and all Day 3 (Thursday 18 July). 

  • Presenter: May Wassef 
  • Time: 10.00 am – 3.30 pm
  • Dates: Tuesday 16, Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 July 2019
  • Cost*:  $175.00 PLC students, $225.00 For Non PLC Sydney students 
  • Venue: PLC Sydney Extension Centre
  • Course Topics are included below.

 Session Day 1

Topic: Mathematics

10.00 – 11.15 am

  • Coordinate Geometry & Algebra Revision
  • The Quadratic Function
  • Geometry

11.30 am – 12.45 pm

  • Rules of Differentiation
  • Geometry of the Derivative
  • Integration Area / Volume

1.15 – 2.30 pm

  • Trigonometry Functions
  • Exponential Functions
  • Logarithmic Functions
 2.30 - 3.30 pm 
  •  Rates of Change

Session Day 2

Topic

10.00 am – 11.15 am

  • Probability 
  • Arithmetic & Geometric Sequences

11.30 am – 12.45 pm

  • Investing Money & Loan Repayments       

 

Session Day 2

Topic: Extension Mathematics

1.15 pm - 2.30 pm

  • Inequalities, Ration of Division
  • Locus & Parametric Equations                         
  • Circle Geometry

2.30 pm - 3.30 pm

  • Polynomials
  • Mathematical Induction

 

 Session Day 3

Topic: Extension Mathematics

10.00 – 11.15 am

  • Binomial Theorem
  • Review of Preliminary Trigonometry         

11.30 am – 12.45 pm

  • Further Trigonometry
  • Further Exponential & Logarithmic
    Functions

1.15 – 2.30 pm

  • Inverse Functions
  • Further Rates of Change
  • Simple Harmonic Motion
 2.30 - 3.30 pm 
  • Projectile Motion
  • Probability


*Includes all course handouts, students are asked to bring notebooks and pens.

May is an experienced and passionate mathematics teacher. She has been teaching for more than 25 years across all levels of mathematics. She has taught boys and girls at all levels in both independent and Catholic schools throughout Sydney. May is also a published mathematics author.

To enrol in this Seminar please complete the online form and include payment. If you require further information, please leave a message on 9704 5634 and we will return your call as soon as practical.

This course will run with a minimum of 8 students.

Enrolment and Payment must be in by Friday 14 June 2019. 

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