Level 2 Mathematics for Life

12MAL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss E. Jeffery

This course will focus on mathematical skills needed in the community and in the workplace, with an emphasis on improving vocational mathematical knowledge.

Students who take this course will be able to choose from a range of topics which are relevant to their intended career pathway. These may include personal banking, budgeting, taxation and insurance as well as networks and simulations.

The style of learning within this course is composed of a mixture of group work, individual work and teacher-led learning. 


Course Overview

Term 1
In Term One students will be completing the first of two achievement standards, Network Methods. The students will make a start on the content related to the first unit standard, Banking Products.

Term 2
In Term Two the students will complete the assessment for the Banking Products unit standard. At the conclusion of that unit students will move onto Taxation.

Term 3
In Term Three the students will complete the final achievement standard offered in this course, Simulations. The students will then move onto the Insurance unit.

Term 4
To conclude the end of the course, the students complete the Flatting unit standard.

Pathway

Level 3 Business Mathematics

Polytechnic Engineering, Automotive Studies, Hairdressing, Child Care; Building and Carpentry, Tourism, Catering, Administration.

Equipment/Stationery

It is highly recommended that students have a Casio scientific calculator and a copy of the walker maths workbook Networks
1 x 1E8 Exercise Book


Recommended Prior Learning

It is highly recommended that student's have Level One Literacy and Numeracy. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12354 v5 Describe legal implications of living in rented accommodation and means to prevent and resolve related problems
2
I
4
U.S. 24695 v3 Explain taxation and other deductions relating to personal income
2
I
2
U.S. 28094 v3 Produce a balanced household budget and adjust the budget to reflect changing financial circumstances
2
I
3
U.S. 28096 v3 Demonstrate understanding of insurance products for personal financial capability
2
I
3
U.S. 28097 v2 Analyse and select banking products and services in relation to personal finances
2
I
3
A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation
2
I
2
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Pathway Tags

Early Childhood Teacher, Nanny/Child Carer, Make-up Artist, Hairdresser/Barber, Administration Officer, Receptionist, Personal Assistant, Records Adviser, Payroll Officer, Purchasing/Supply Officer


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