NCEA Level 3 Calculus

13MAC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

The course is most appropriate for students who have an interest in the continuing study of mathematics, the sciences, engineering, or any field in which logical reasoning and analysis are important tools.

If you have not taken 12 MATA you must see Mrs Newson (HoD Maths) for approval to take this course.

This is an NCEA approved subject for University Entrance and students will need to pass at least one external standard to gain the required number of credits. 


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution:
Stationery Requirements: Ruler, Graphics calculator, 2 x 1E5 or 1J5.


Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits from Level 2 Mathematics, including some at merit level and have passed at least one external standard at Level 2. If you have not met these requirements, you will need the support of your Level 2 teacher before you select this course. 


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. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
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
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* 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: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.