Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus

L3MATC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Smith

Recommended Prior Learning

14 or more credits in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics (including at least Merit in Algebra AS91261 and/or Calculus AS91262)


L3MATC (Calculus) is for students who enjoy and are very capable at Mathematics. This course is essential and is a pre-requisite for those wishing to undertake Tertiary Studies in Engineering, Engineering Science, Physics, and Mathematics. The course consists of NCEA Level 3 achievement standards including external assessments in Differentiation, Integration and Complex Numbers. The majority of credits available are from external assessment. Successful completion of 14 or more credits from this course counts towards University Entrance. A course endorsement can be gained from this course.

A maximum of 24 credits can be gained from Level 3 Mathematics achievement standards (internal and external).





Faculties:

Mathematics



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics calculator essential.


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. 91573 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91574 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.2 - Apply linear programming methods in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91577 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.5 - Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems
3
E
5
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91579 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.7 - Apply integration methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 27

* 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: 27 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.