The Man Who Knew Infinity
1:43:51

The Man Who Knew Infinity

SBS October 12, 2019

Mathematics

Media arts

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
An inspiration film that explores the brilliance of a mathematician that many believed could decipher the very fabric of the universe - possibly existence itself.

An inspiration film that explores the brilliance of a mathematician that many believed could decipher the very fabric of the universe - possibly existence itself.

The mathematics of flight
2:31

The mathematics of flight

Clip from Science in a Golden Age

Mathematics

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Quadratic equations hold many secrets of our ability to conquer the sky.

Quadratic equations hold many secrets of our ability to conquer the sky.

The wondrous thing about Reimann Graphs
3:23

The wondrous thing about Reimann Graphs

Clip from Why Doesn't Maths Add Up?

Numeracy

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Could the patterns found in Reimann Graphs be the answer to everything? Alan Davies gets a layman's view.

Could the patterns found in Reimann Graphs be the answer to everything? Alan Davies gets a layman's view.

Undercover Billionaire
42:25

Undercover Billionaire

Episode 1 Discovery Channel February 6, 2020

Business and economics

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Billionaire Glenn Stearns takes on the daunting challenge of building a million-dollar business in just 90 days, starting with only $100 in his pocket.

Billionaire Glenn Stearns takes on the daunting challenge of building a million-dollar business in just 90 days, starting with only $100 in his pocket.

Vitruvian Man, architecture and beauty
8:06

Vitruvian Man, architecture and beauty

Clip from The Beauty of Diagrams

Mathematics

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Marcus du Sautoy inspects Leonardo da Vinci's original Vitruvian Man and discusses its application to architecture and geometry.

Marcus du Sautoy inspects Leonardo da Vinci's original Vitruvian Man and discusses its application to architecture and geometry.

Waiting For Superman
1:46:28

Waiting For Superman

FOXTEL Premiere February 29, 2012

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literacy

Numeracy

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From Davis Guggenheim, the Oscar-winning director of An Inconvenient Truth, comes this deeply personal exploration of the current state of public education in the US and how ...

From Davis Guggenheim, the Oscar-winning director of An Inconvenient Truth, comes this deeply personal exploration of the current state of public education in the US and how it is affecting children. Fuelled by his conscience and electrified by the possibilities for change, Guggenheim sets off on a probing journey into the lives of five unforgettable kids whose dreams, hopes and untapped potential reveal all that it is at stake at this critical moment.

We Are The People We've Been Waiting For
1:17:03

We Are The People We've Been Waiting For

ABC2 September 29, 2010

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literacy

Numeracy

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to ...

A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to develop their talents. How much are children being failed by a system that was created at the time of the industrial revolution?