The Australian Curriculum: Mathematics was designed to develop the essential mathematical skills and proficiencies all students need in their personal and professional lives.
The curriculum focuses on developing increasingly refined and sophisticated mathematical understanding, fluency, reasoning and problem-solving skills. These proficiencies enable students to use mathematical strategies to make informed decisions and solve problems both creatively and efficiently.
Mathematical ideas have evolved across all cultures over thousands of years and the curriculum aims to instil an appreciation of the beauty, elegance, and power of
This mathematics curriculum guide was developed by the Mathematical Association of Western Australia (MAWA).
It is designed to support teachers in their implementation of the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics.
See also: Maths Education Starter Kit