12MATE

Level 2 Mathematics (External)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Plant

This is an academic course which requires a high level of algebraic manipulation. Mathematical process skills such as problem solving, reasoning and communicating mathematical ideas are applied. Students develop the skills, concepts, understandings, and attitudes which will enable them to cope confidently with the mathematics of everyday life and in the work environment. Students must take this course if they plan to take 13MAS or 13MAC in Year 13.


Pathway

Good grades in the Algebra and Calculus units are required from this course for entry into Year 13 Calculus.

A good grade in the Probability unit, and some skill with Algebra, is required for entry into Year 13 Statistics.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Each student is required to have a Casio fx-9750G plus graphics calculator and $25 for a Revision guide and Fold-Out Notes.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91269 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.14 - Apply systems of equations in solving problems
2
2
2

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91267 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91262 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
5
5
5
5

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91261 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91259 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91256 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
2
2
2

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 4

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: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 20