Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus (MAC303)
Teacher in Charge: J. Bergman
This course is for for students with an interest in the continued study of mathematics, the physical sciences, engineering, architecture and design, technology, modelling or any field in which analysis is an important tool. There are four main areas of study: differentiation, integration, complex numbers and trigonometry. Algebra is included in all areas. A graphics calculator is essential for this course. The Mathematics Department recommends the Casio FX 9750GII
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
2 x 1J8 exercise books, Casio graphic calculator fx-9750GII, $24 NuLake workbooks
Recommended Prior Learning
12 credits or better in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics, which must include a pass in both Algebra and Calculus.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Term: 1, Week: 6
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
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.
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