Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus
The course is based on Level 8 of the NZ Mathematics and Statistics Curriculum and includes Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus.
This course is more analytical and theoretical than Mathematics with Statistics, and is needed for Mathematics study at University.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A graphics calculator is essential for this course.
Recommended Prior Learning
A Merit endorsement in Level 2 Mathematics is recommended for this course, with Merit grades in AS 2.6 and AS. 2.7.
AS 91577 (3.5) is an optional extra standard that can be done in this course.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 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.
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.