Level 2 Mathematics (MAS) - mainly Internal standards

MAS2
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Ditchfield

A course intended to meet the needs of those students who do not have the prerequisites required for the full Level 2 Mathematics Course. The course is Level 2 mainly internally assessed Achievement Standards. One external will be taken at the end of the year. 

This course can lead to Statistics or Mathematics at Level 3. Students will not be able to enrol in Calculus at Level 3. 


Pathway

Level 3 Mathematics, Level 3 Statistics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$40 Maths workbook.
A graphics calculator is essential. (Casio 9750 recommended).


Entry Guidelines

14 credits from Level 1 achievement standards.

If progressing from MAS1, students must achieve 1.1 number, 1.4 linear algebra, 1.7 trigonometry and 1.8 geometry. These are all the standards offered in the MAS1 course. 


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation
2
I
2
Y
Y
A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91264 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.9 - Use statistical methods to make an inference
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91256 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

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Disclaimer

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