**Teacher in Charge: ** Mr S. Petersen

This course is intended for able students who wish to pursue a degree course which includes mathematics. As the course covers an introduction to calculus, a strong interest and previous success in algebra assessments is a requirement.

NCEA Level 3 Mathematics, NCEA Level 3 Mathematics With Calculus, NCEA Level 3 Mathematics With Statistics

It is recommended that students purchase a Casio FX 9750G Plus Graphics Calculator (approximately $115), and the Nulake Level 2 Mathematics external workbook (approximately $18).

Maths exercise books (1J5), ruler, Casio graphical calculator from school

Students must have gained 14 Level 1 credits from achievement standards including merit grades in AS91027 and AS91028.

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment | Level |
Internal or External |
Credits |
L1 Literacy Credits | UE Literacy Credits | Numeracy Credits |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

A.S. 91256 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
Assessments:Term: , Week: |
2 |
I |
2 |
Y |
||

A.S. 91259 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
Assessments:Term: , Week: |
2 |
I |
3 |
Y |
||

A.S. 91261 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
Assessments:Term: , Week: Term: , Week: |
2 |
E |
4 |
Y |
||

A.S. 91262 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
Assessments:Term: , Week: Term: , Week: |
2 |
E |
5 |
Y |
||

A.S. 91269 v3
Mathematics and Statistics 2.14 - Apply systems of equations in solving problems
Assessments:Term: , Week: |
2 |
I |
2 |
Y |
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Total Credits |

**Total Credits Available:** 16 credits.

**Externally Assessed Credits:** 9 credits.

**Internally Assessed Credits:** 7 credits.

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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.