Tawa College Tawa College

NCEA Level 2 Mathematics E 211 with 3 External Assessments

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. MacEwan.

Recommended Prior Learning

Compulsory: All Standards offered in Level one MATE101/111 With merit and excellence being the goal.
Students who do not meet these criteria may be placed in this subject by HOD discretion.

Mathematics 211

This course is for students who love mathematics and have a natural affinity with the subject and are prepared to push themselves to higher level work and understanding.

This course aims to consolidate and extend students’ mathematical skills, as well as further develop logical thinking and problem solving techniques. It has a strong algebra base as it focuses on building the skills necessary for all Level 3 Mathematics Courses.

This course is designed around the Level 2 Achievement Standards and Level 7 of the New Zealand Mathematics Curriculum. Acceptance into this class will be at the discretion of the HOD of Mathematics. Students may put their name forward for this class but final acceptance will be made in January once Year 11 External results are published.

Course Overview

Term 1
2.1 Coordinate Geometry
2.4 Trigonometry

Term 2
2.9 Statistical Inference
2.12 Probability

Term 3
2.7 Calculus
2.6 Algebra

Learning Areas:



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