








The mathematics curriculum at The British CoEd High School attempts to prepare young minds for a challenging journey in the world of Mathematics, as competency in mathematics is vital in the fields of Science, Commerce and Technology. 






AIMS 






To acquire knowledge and understanding of the terms, symbols, concepts, principles, processes, proofs, etc. of mathematics. 

To develop an understanding of mathematical concepts and their application to further studies in mathematics and science. 

To develop skills to apply mathematical knowledge to solve real life problems. 

To develop the necessary skills to work with modern technological devices such as calculators and computers. 

To develop drawing skills, skills of reading tables, charts and graphs. 

To develop an interest in mathematics. 










Scheme of Work 








In year 5 the topics covered are:

Number system 
Factors 
Fractions 
Decimals 
Geometry and mensuration. 


In year 6 topics covered are:

Numbers 
Arithmetic problems 
Algebra (Fundamental concepts and Fundamental operations) 
Geometry (Lines, Angles and Triangles) 
Mensuration (Area and Perimeter of plane figures) 
Set Theory 


In year 7 topics covered are:

Set theory (Venn Diagram) 
Numbers (Power and roots) 
Problems related to Speed, Distance and Time, Commercial mathematics 
Algebra 
Geometry 


In year 8 topics covered are:

Arithmetic problems 
Factorisation, equations 
Mensuration 
Geometry (congruency of triangles, polygons) 
Statistics 


In year 9 topics covered are:

Rational and Irrational Numbers 
Algebra (Logarithms, Indices, Simultaneous equations), 
Trigonometry, 
Geometry (Pythagoras Theorem, Isosceles Triangles and Inequalities) 



In year 10 topics covered are:

ommercial mathematics (Shares and Dividend, Banking, Sales Tax and value added Tax) 
Algebra (Matrices, Coordinate Geometry) 
Geometry (Symmetry, Similarity, Locus, Circles) 
Mensuration (Three dimensional solids) 
Measures of central tendency, Probability. 


In year 11 topics covered are:

Mathematical Reasoning 
Algebra (Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Finite and Infinite Sequences, Permutation and Combination) 
Trigonometry, 
Calculus 
Coordinate Geometry 
Set Theory 
Statistics 
Vectors 



In year 12 topics covered are:

Determinants and Matrices 
Boolean Algebra 
Conics (Parabola, Ellipse, Hyperbola) 
Inverse Trigonometric Function 
Calculus 
Statistics 
Vectors 
Probability 
Coordinate geometry in 3Dimensions 










ASSESSMENT PATTERN: 



Years 5  8 


Assessed on the basis of quarterly exams, class performance, mental ability assignments. 





Years 9  10 


Assessed on the basis of Assignments, Projects, mental ability worksheets and quarterly exams. 





Years 11  12 


Assessed on the basis of Assignments, Projects, mental ability worksheets and quarterly exams. 





Important links: 


http://www.cisce.org/mathematics 

