Level 2 Mathematics (MAT) - mainly External standards

MAT2
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Ditchfield

This course further develops algebraic skills, introduces the concept of calculus, and extends the knowledge and understanding of trigonometric and probability (statistics) processes. It is a pre-requisite for NCEA Level 3 Mathematics (with calculus) courses in the future.


Pathway

Level 3 Calculus, Level 3 Mathematics, Level 3 Statistics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 Mathematics workbook
Graphics calculator is essential (Casio 9750 is recommended).


Entry Guidelines

All Level 1 externals attempted and AS 1.2 Algebra (with merit), AS 1.1 Number AS 1.3 Graphs, AS 1.6 Geometric reasoning.


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. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91262 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91261 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91257 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Pathway Tags

Business Studies, Commerce, Education, Geography, Health Studies, Marketing, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Social Work, Journalism, Town Planning, any career involving prediction, sampling and probability., Construction and infrastructure, Manufacturing and technology, The Primary Industries, The Service Industries, Social and Community services, Accountant, Actuarial Science, Computer Analyst or programmer, Economist, Engineering Analyst, Information Scientist, Marketing Research Analyst, Mathematician, Meteorologist, Numerical Analyst, Operations Research, Statistician, Systems Analyst, Teacher, Architecture


Disclaimer

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