Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus
Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Plant
Mathematics with Calculus centres on further development of calculus and its application. This is a highly academic and challenging course which is only appropriate for students who have already enjoyed success in 11MATE and 12MATE.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students must have a minimum of an Achievement in all of the following Level 2 Achievement Standards: 2.14 Systems of equations, 2.6 Algebra Methods and 2.7 Calculus Methods.
Students who do not reach this grade in the practice exams will be removed from this course. They may be allowed to enter at the start of the next year if their external results are sufficiently high, but this will require the approval of the Head of Faculty, Mathematics.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Each student will need to have a Casio fx-9750G plus graphics calculator and $25 for Mathematics Workbooks
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 5
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 10
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.