11MMP

Level 1 Mathematics - Modelling Problems in Aotearoa

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge:

This course focuses on modelling problems in Aotearoa using statistical, algebraic and graphical methods. It is best suited to students who enjoy and have some strength with working with algebraic concepts.

This course would suit students interested in the following careers; Data Science and Modelling, Computer Science, Design and Programming, Engineering, Environmental and Earth Studies, Finance and Social Sciences, Science and Technology, Education.

This course could lead to a specialism in either Mathematics or Statistics or both in year 12.


This course is best suited to students who have strong skills in Year 10 Mathematics - this means consistently working at Level 5 of the curriculum (particularly in number and algebra topics). If you are not currently at the level but are keen to pursue this area please have a conversation with your teacher and HOLA.


Your maths teacher will give you advice on which year 11 course to select. 


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

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91944 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.1 - Explore data using a statistical enquiry process
6
6
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91945 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.2 - Use mathematical methods to explore problems that relate to life in Aotearoa New Zealand or the Pacific
6
6
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91947 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.4 - Demonstrate mathematical reasoning
6
6
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 15
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 15

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.