Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Walton
This course is for able mathematicians wishing to continue with a full mathematics course in Years 12 and 13. Entry to external examinations is dependent on passing a formative assessment.
NCEA Level 2 Mathematics for Engineering, NCEA Level 2 Mathematics for Social and Health Sciences
Contributions and Equipment/StationeryIt is recommended that students purchase a Casio graphics calculator as this provides a significant advantage for Achievement Standard 91028.
NuLake EAS Homework or Education Perfect, approximately $20.00.
Basic mathematical equipment; ruler. 2 Maths Exercise Book (1J5), ruler
Students working at national curriculum level 5A in Algebra and Number in Year 10.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Assessment  Level 
Internal or External 
Credits 
L1 Literacy Credits  UE Literacy Credits  Numeracy Credits 

A.S. 91026 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 1.1  Apply numeric reasoning in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
1 
I 
4 
Y 

A.S. 91027 v4
Mathematics and Statistics 1.2  Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
1 
E 
4 
Y 

A.S. 91028 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 1.3  Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
1 
E 
4 
Y 

A.S. 91031 v4
Mathematics and Statistics 1.6  Apply geometric reasoning in solving problems
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1 
E 
4 
Y 

A.S. 91035 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 1.10  Investigate a given multivariate data set using the statistical enquiry cycle
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
1 
I 
4 
Y 
Y 

Total Credits 
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Calculus is very important in: Tertiary courses in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Structural Design, Economics, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical component. Statistics leads to careers in: Business Studies, Commerce, Education, Geography, Health Studies, Marketing, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Social Work, Journalism, Town Planning, any career involving prediction, sampling and probability., Construction and infrastructure, Manufacturing and technology, The Primary Industries, The Service Industries, Social and Community services, Accountant, Actuarial Science, Computer Analyst or programmer, Economist, Engineering Analyst, Information Scientist, Marketing Research Analyst, Mathematician, Meteorologist, Numerical Analyst, Operations Research, Statistician, Systems Analyst, Teacher, Architecture
POLICY
It is the policy of TauponuiaTia College to have schoolwide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.
Credits listed may change.