The Mathematics Foundation courses focus on building the capacity, confidence and disposition to use mathematics to meet the numeracy standard for the WACE. This course is for students who have not demonstrated the OLNA, Online Literacy & Numeracy WA numeracy standard. It provides students with the knowledge, skills and understanding to solve problems across various contexts, including personal, community and workplace/employment. These courses allow students to prepare for post-school employment options and further training.

*Source – Western Australia School Curriculum and Standards Authority 2023*

1.1 Whole numbers and money

1.2 Addition and subtraction with whole numbers and money

1.3 Length, mass and capacity

1.4 Time

1.5 Data, graphs and tables

2.1 Understanding fractions and decimals

2.2 Multiplication and division with whole numbers and money

2.3 Metric relationships

2.4 Perimeter, area and volume

2.5 The probability of everyday events

3.1 The four operations: whole numbers and money

3.2 Percentages linked with fractions and decimals

3.3 The four operations: fractions and decimals

3.4 Location, time and temperature

3.5 Space and design

4.1 Rates and ratios

4.2 Statistics and probability

4.3 Application of the mathematical thinking process