IB GROUP 5
Analysis and Approaches – Higher Level
Entry Recommendations: Successful completion of Level 2 Mathematics, with Merit grades in Algebra AS 2.6 and Calculus AS 2.7
Course Outline: Higher Level Mathematics is designed for candidates with a very good background and ability in Mathematics. Some will study the subject because they have a genuine interest in it and enjoy meeting the challenges and problems it provides; others will study the subject because they need a high level of Mathematics for future studies in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or Technology at tertiary level.
Areas of Study:
Number and Algebra
Geometry and Trigonometry
Statistics and Probability
Costs: Approximately $100 for a Casio graphics calculator (if not already owned).
- Internal – 20% mathematical exploration
- External – 80% examination (three papers – one paper technology free)