Level 2 Mathematics (MAT) - mainly External standards
Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Cookson
This course further develops algebraic skills, introduces calculus, and extends both knowledge and understanding of trigonometric and statistical concepts. It is a pre-requisite for NCEA Level 3 Calculus due to the schedule of New Curriculum Level 7 Achievement standards that support the pathway.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$30 Mathematics workbook
Graphics calculator is essential (Casio 9750 is recommended).
AS 1.2 (Algebra) achieved with Merit.
AS 1.1 (Number), 1.3 (Relationships) and 1.6 (Geometric reasoning) all achieved.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
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An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.