# Year 10 Mathematics

Our Year 10 Mathematics tutoring program covers all syllabus outcomes and requirements of the NESA Stage 5 syllabus, with the overall goal of giving year 10 students the ability and confidence to take on higher scaling levels of mathematics for years 11 and 12.

## Year 10 Mathematics Course Overview

The Year 10 Maths tutoring program is designed for students taking the 5.3 stream for year 10 maths at NSW schools, but higher ability 5.2 students may also find this course suitable if they plan to take on maths for year 11.

This course is ideal for:

• Students who are in the 5.3 stream (or students in the 5.2 stream but are doing well at school); OR
• Students planning on taking up Mathematics (2 unit) and/or Mathematics Extension 1 in year 11

2 hour weekly lessons + 1 hour weekly Workshop Tutorial

Tutoring course materials (concept explanations, summaries, study notes, example questions, worked solutions and exam-style homework) are provided each week in the form of a theory and homework booklet

Tutoring homework is expected to be completed and will be fully marked each week, with comments detailing every point of improvement

Free ongoing Workshop Tutorial support

Free online homework help

Topic Tests administered at the end of each major topic, with marks and vital statistics reported in the End of Term report

2 hour Lesson

+

1 hour Workshop

#### Class Times

##### Parramatta

Lessons

Sundays 11:00pm – 1:00pm

Workshop Tutorials

Sundays 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Lessons

By appointment

## Topics Scheduled

Our schedule of topics may vary as we may modify our course year to year for continual improvement – below is a representation based on past years.

#### Term 1

##### January – March

W1 Curve Sketching

W2 Curve Sketching

W3 Curve Sketching

W4 Curve Sketching

W5 Further Algebra

W6 Simultaneous Equations

W7 Problem Solving

W8 Statistics

W9 Statistics

#### Term 2

##### April – June

W1 Functions

W2 Absolute Value Functions

W3 Absolute Value Functions

W4 Trigonometric Ratios

W5 Applied Trigonometry

W6 Applied Trigonometry

W7 Exponential Laws

W8 Logarithmic Laws

W9 Module Assessment

W11 Shifting Functions

#### Term 3

##### July – September

W1 Inverse Functions

W2 Exponential and Logarithmic Graphs

W3 Module Assessment

W4 Polynomials

W5 Polynomials

W6 Polynomials

W7 Polynomials

W8 Polynomials

W9 Module Assessment

W10 Trigonometric Functions

W11 Trigonometric Functions

#### Term 4

##### October – December

W1 Simultaneous Equations

W2 Sigma and Pi Notations

W3 Harder Factorisation and Binomial Theorem

W4 Arithmetic Sequences and Series

W5 Arithmetic Sequences and Series

W6 Arithmetic Sequences and Series

W7 Module Assessment

W8 Introduction to Differentiation

W9 Indefinite Integrals

W10 Definite Integrals

W11 Yearly Mock Questions