Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus

13MAC
Course Description

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 most appropriate for students who have already enjoyed success in 11MATE and 12MATE.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Each student will need to have a Casio fx-9750G plus graphics calculator and $25 for Mathematics Workbooks


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 and 2.7 Calculus.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91579 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.7 - Apply integration methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91577 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.5 - Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6
3
E
5
*
Y
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91573 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 5
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
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.

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.