Nowra High School

Wisdom Through Knowledge

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The study of mathematics is mandatory from Kindergarten to Year 10. 

By studying mathematics, students learn to work mathematically – developing fluency, understanding, problem-solving, reasoning and communication skills.

The syllabus consists of the following strands:

  • number and algebra
  • measurement and geometry
  • statistics and probability.

In Year 11 and 12, the study of mathematics is optional. Courses offered include:

  • Mathematics Extension 2 (Year 12 only)
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Mathematics Advanced
  • Mathematics Standard 2
  • Mathematics Standard 1 (Optional HSC examination)
  • Mathematics Life Skills.

Maths tuition for all Australian students

MathsOnline is an online mathematics tutor that allows your child to learn at their own pace. The program is available to all students Kindergarten to Year 12 on a subscription basis with three options of monthly, half yearly and yearly pricing for individuals or family. There is also a free trial try it now MathsOnline.