Junior Cycle Mathematics
The Junior Cycle maths course is now in its third year, and works to improve student understanding of maths at all levels; Higher and Ordinary. In 1st year, students will build on their prior understanding of maths from primary school, while introducing abstract thinking and broadening their conceptual understanding of maths. Through 2nd year and 3rd year, students will work to improve their mathematical thinking through problem-solving and synthesis of various maths concepts. At all stages of maths learning, students are encouraged to approach maths with a positive outlook and adapt a discovery-learning, growth mind-set approach to learning.