Level 3 Calculus and/or Statistics

MATH3
Course Description

This subject is useful and in some areas essential, for many tertiary studies, including medicine, science and engineering.

The course covers algebra, complex arithmetic, binomials, coordinate geometry, trigonometry and a range of calculus ideas involving differentiation, integration, and differential equations.

Standards from the Statistics range of offerings may be included at the discretion of the teacher and need of the student.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students need a Casio fx9750G11 model (approximately $95). A write on workbook is required at an approximate cost of $25.


Recommended Prior Learning NCEA Level 2 Mathematics and Statistics.
Credit Information
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
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
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. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91573 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
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.