VCE General/Further Mathematics

What is this subject about?

How does Facebook know who you ‘might’ know? What sort of savings plan will guarantee you enough money to travel the world? Can a business predict when it will make a profit? Are the statistics quoted in the news really true? General and Further Mathematics is ‘maths for all-rounders’ with applications in every industry.

What are we going to be studying?

* Statistics
* Linear relationships
* Networks
* Number patterns
* Financial relationships

Where does this subject go?

General maths is skills based. It will support you in a huge range of areas including sports, arts, banking, business and hospital administration, retailing, gaming and so on.

This subject is advantageous if you’re looking at these careers:

* Teaching
* Nursing
* Accounting/banking
* Surveyor/valuer
* Retail buying
* Market research
* Laboratory technician
* Bioscientist