NCEA Level 3 Mathematics 1

L3MAT1
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Poleki

This course is appropriate for students with a major interest in the continued
study of Mathematics. Students will learn complex algebraic skills required
to solve problems involving equations, complex numbers, calculus, graphs
and trigonometry.This course consists of mathematics standards and content required for the more academic courses at tertiary level.

Qualification: NCEA Level 3 

Entry Requirement: Students with 12 Mathematics AS credits and achievement in either of AS 2.6(algebra) and/or AS 2.7(calculus) or at the discretion of the HOD

Course Description: This course consists of mathematics standards and content required for the more academic courses at tertiary level.

This course leads to: University/Upper Tertiary (AUT)

Vocational Pathways: 
Science/ Engineering/ Architecture/ Medicine

Special Costs: Graphics calc ($80), workbooks ($30) Standard NZQA fees apply.



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91574 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.2 - Apply linear programming methods in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.