NCEA Level 3 Mathematics With Calculus 301
Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. MacEwan.
This course aims to consolidate and extend students’ mathematical skills, as well as further develop logical thinking and problem solving techniques. This course has a strong Algebra base and students will need to be competent in manipulation skills to do this course. This course is designed around the Level 3 Achievement Standards and Level 8 of the New Zealand Mathematics Curriculum. It is intended that students will only take MAC301 if also taking MAS301.
UE Approved Subject
3.15 Simultaneous Equations
3.5 Algebra with complex numbers (self study)
3.1 Conic sections (Self study)
3.4 Critical Path Analysis
Recommended Prior Learning
Compulsory: Merit in 2.6, 2.7 and 17 credits from Level 2 Mathematics
It is recommended that students take MATE311/301 unless they are taking MAS301 as well
Students who do not meet these criteria may be placed in this subject by HOD discretion.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
There is a recommended set of workbooks for purchase through the school. The cost of these will be advised at the beginning of the year.
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 29
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.