11MATE

Level 1 Mathematics (External)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Plant

Level 1 Mathematics
The course builds on work learned in Years 9 and 10. The prescription is based on the Ministry of Education's 'Mathematics in the New Zealand Curriculum’ document Level 6. Mathematical process skills are learned and assessed within the context of each topic. We aim to develop in students the skills, concepts, understandings, and attitudes, which will enable them to think and reason logically.


Pathway

A solid pass in this course is required for entry to Level 2 External Mathematics. In particular good grades in Algebra and Graphing are required.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 is charged for revision guides and fold-out notes.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91038 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 8

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91037 v4
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.12 - Demonstrate understanding of chance and data
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91032 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.7 - Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems
3
3
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91028 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.3 - Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs
4
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91027 v4
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.2 - Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91026 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.1 - Apply numeric reasoning in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 5

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 22