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Mathematics Enrichment Classes

Our Maths Enrichment Program is celebrating 25 years in 2022! For our Silver Jubilee we will be running this program for the entire year, offering two 16 week programs; semester 1 and semester 2 with the option of joining one or both semesters.

Welcome and thank you for your interest in our program for mathematically talented students.

The main aim of the program is to increase the student’s interest in mathematics by engaging in activities that develop a sound mathematical understanding and to engage in challenges that will enhance the mathematical problem-solving skills of the students. These skills are essential in preparing and equipping our students to the challenges they face in the modern technology focused economy. The program is suitable for a broad range of mathematically talented students. Students will be issued with a certificate upon completion of the course.

The topics covered by the program are selected to complement the school curriculum and to challenge students with some non-standard problems. The course presenters are drawn from the WA mathematical community. The Course Director, Professor Lou Caccetta, is an outstanding mathematical scientist who is recognised nationally and internationally for his excellence in Teaching and Learning and Research and Development.

The classes are intended for able, but not necessarily brilliant, students. However, we point out that the program is not intended for weak students who need remedial studies.


Places are limited and will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

The sessions for Semester 2, 2022 are listed below.

Start Date: Week beginning 1st August 2022
End Date: Week ending 4th December 2022

No classes will be held during the WA School holidays (26th September – 9th October 2022)

School YearAlternative DaysAlternative Times
Year 5Monday5.15 – 6.15pm
Tuesday4:00 – 5:00pm
Saturday9:30 – 10:30am
Year 6Tuesday5:15 – 6:15pm
Saturday10:45 – 11:45am
Year 7Tuesday5:00 – 6:00pm
Saturday12:00 – 1:00pm
Year 8Saturday1:15 – 2:15pm
Year 9Saturday2:30 – 3:30pm
Year 10/11Saturday3:45 – 4:45pm

Arrangement for public holidays will be detailed during the semester.

Enrolment and Payments

The registration fee is for the 16 week course and is NON-REFUNDABLE once the classes start. (There is no fee reduction for late enrolments.)

Fees:

  • New student first enrolment: $352
  • Re-enrolling student (student previously enrolled in 2021): $297 – a 20% discount. Voucher code provided in previous communication required to access the discount
  • Family Discount (applies to additional new student enrolments from the same family): $317

All fees are GST inclusive.

Please note: Cash payments are not accepted.

Location

CURTIN UNIVERSITY. EXACT CLASSROOM LOCATION TO BE CONFIRMED. PARENTS WILL BE NOTIFIED OF THE LOCATION CLOSER TO THE START DATE.

Visit the interactive map for Curtin Bentley Campus.

Contact Us

Email: MathsEnrichment@curtin.edu.au

Phone: 08 9266 3708