# What is Maths A?

Senior students in Queensland study Authority subjects which are used to calculate their OP (Overall Position). Maths A is the entry level Mathematics subject for students studying for an OP.

To meet the Maths A prerequisite applicants must complete 4 semester units at Sound Achievement (4SA) level or better.

Completion of Maths B or Maths C will meet the Maths A prerequisite, however prevocational Maths does not.

For NSW applicants Maths A(4SA) is the eqivalent of a mark of 50% or higher in Mathematics General 2 (previously General Mathematics).