12MAN

NCEA Level 2 Mathematics for Numeracy

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Thompson

This course is designed for students who wish to continue mathematics at Level 2 but no further. The topics in this course are of a more practical and applicable nature and less literacy based.


Course Overview

Term 1
AS91259 - Trig Calculations
AS91256 - Coordinate Geometry

Term 2
AS91256 Coordinate Geometry (cont)
AS91258 Sequences and Series
AS91260 Networks

Term 3
AS91260 Networks (cont)
Choice from optional standards

Term 4
Completion of optional standards

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended that students purchase a Casio FX 82 scientific calculator.
1J5, Casio fx82 calculator

Recommended Prior Learning

Recommendation from Year 11 mathematics teacher and/or Head of Faculty and at least 12 Level 1 credits from achievement standards. 11MA3/4 students may not be academically prepared for the material covered in this course and will need to be recommended by the TIC of this course.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91256 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10

A.S. 91258 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.3 - Apply sequences and series in solving problems
2
2
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6

A.S. 91259 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6

A.S. 91260 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
2
2
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2

A.S. 91268 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

2
2
2

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91269 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.14 - Apply systems of equations in solving problems

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

2
2
2

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 13
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 2
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 13

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.