Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 20
September 1st, 2011
The Workplace and Apprenticeship pathway meets the needs of students intending to pursue careers in the trades and general workplace. This course is pre-requisite to Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 30.
In order to take Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 20, students must have passed Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 10.
Chapter Topics Weight Timeline
- Slope and rate of change 10% 2 wks
- Graphical representations 10% 2 wks
- Surface area, volume and capacity 15% 2 wks
- Trigonometry of right triangles 15% 2 wks
- Scale representations 10% 2 wks
- Financial services 10% 2 wks
- Personal Budgets 10% 2 wks
- Analysis of puzzles and games integrated in all chapters
Final Exam 20%
-Each chapter or unit may consist of a test 80%, project 10%, assignments 5% and quizzes 5%. Ongoing assessment and homework will be given consideration.
-A scientific calculator is required.
-All work designated for a chapter must be completed prior to the chapter test.
-Tests not completed on the scheduled date must be rescheduled with the teacher.
-One rewrite from any chapter will be permitted, towards the end of the semester to improve the overall mark.
-Throughout this course every opportunity will be taken to incorporate the SSDEC initiatives of Literacy (word wall, read-along etc), Numeracy (mental math and estimation), IT (calculators and spreadsheets), Career Development (occupations involving math) and Dene Kede.
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