St Mary’s College (Wellington) St Mary’s College (Wellington)

Level 2 Mathematics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge:

Recommended Prior Learning

A Level 1 Merit endorsement in Mathematics is essential for this course, with a Merit grade in AS 1.2 Algebra. Please ensure you meet the prerequisite before choosing this course. If you do not meet the prerequisite but are determined to enter the course you will need to apply for an exemption.

The course is based on level 7 of the NZ Mathematics & Statistics Curriculum.
The emphasis is on the acquisition of concepts and skills, and using these to solve problems. The course requires high level algebraic skills. This course provides a pathway to all level 3 Mathematics courses (Calculus and/or Statistics).

Learning Areas:

Mathematics and Statistics


Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus, Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics, Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics Internal

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Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A graphics calculator is essential. Walker workbooks are recommended for this course.


All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

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