NUM1

Level 1 Numeracy

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Cookson

This course is intended to cover three numeracy Unit Standards to facilitate students achieving the Numeracy requirement of NCEA Level 1. This course will include work from Number, Measurement and Statistics. It is designed to develop numeracy skills in practical contexts.

On completion this course can lead to enrollment in a Level 1 Achievement standard course, but does not directly lead to a NCEA Level 2 course.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$10 includes all resources required.
Scientific calculator essential e.g. Casio FX82. If students already have a graphics calculator they will not need a scientific calculator.

Entry Guidelines

Teacher recommendation in consultation with parents/caregivers.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 26623 v4
NZQA Info
Use number to solve problems
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
U.S. 26626 v4
NZQA Info
Interpret statistical information for a purpose
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
U.S. 26627 v4
NZQA Info
Use measurement to solve problems
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 10

Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.