Garin College Garin College

Level 1 Mathematics - Numeracy

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: H. Kersten.

Entry Guidelines

The best preparation for this course is engaging in Year 10 Mathematics.

Teacher recommendation in consultation with parents/caregivers. 

This course is intended to cover the material required to gain the corequisite Numeracy Standard, facilitating students achieving the Numeracy requirement of NCEA. This course will include work from Number, Measurement, Geometry and Statistics. It is designed to develop numeracy skills in practical contexts.

Depending on student ability, Level 1 internal standards may be assessed.

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.


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

All approvals for courses through this system are subject to satisfactory achievement in remaining internal standards and external examinations. Course Confirmation Day will run at the start of next year, where final approval for each course will be confirmed.