11MAT

Level 1 Mathematics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Rowan

The prescription is based on Level 6 of the New Zealand Mathematics and Statistics curriculum. Topics covered are Number, Trigonometry, Algebra and Graphs.

Students need to have done well in Year 10 Mathematics - this means consistently working at Level 5 of the curriculum (particularly in number and algebra topics). Exemption may be made through conversation with your teacher and HOLA.
Your teacher will give you advice on which year 11 course to select. 

This course leads on to all Mathematics options in Year 12 and 13.

If you think Level 1 Numeracy Mathematics is the course you should be taking you can submit an Exemption Request. Find the Level 1 Numeracy Mathematics course through the Mathematics Learning Area page.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Mathematics.
Good algebraic skills are essential for this course. 

Teachers will recommend which Mathematics course is most appropriate. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Walker workbooks will be used for some topics. These can be purchased through the school.

Pathway

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91026 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.1 - Apply numeric reasoning in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91027 v4
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.2 - Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91028 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.3 - Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91029 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.4 - Apply linear algebra in solving problems
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91032 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.7 - Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems
3
3
3
3
3
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: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 18

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Disclaimer

All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

  • meeting any course entry requirements
  • minimum class sizes
  • the availability of teaching staff

and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.