IB Group 5
Analysis and Approaches – Standard Level
Entry Recommendations: Successful completion of the Foundation Diploma 11MAX with proficient or above or 119 Mathematics with advanced or outstanding in most assessments..
Course Outline: This programme is designed to provide a background of mathematical thought and a reasonable level of technical ability for those not wishing to take Mathematics at Higher Level. It is intended to provide a sound mathematical basis for those students planning to pursue many areas of further studies, including Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Technology, Chemistry, Economics and Geography. It is a programme that contains a wide variety of mathematical topics.
Areas of Study:
Number and Algebra
Geometry and Trigonometry
Statistics and Probability
Course Requirement: A Casio graphics calculator
Internal – 20% mathematical exploration
External – 80% examination (two paper – one paper technology free)