Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus (MAC303)

MAC303
Course Description

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.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91577 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.5 - Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems
3
E
5
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91579 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.7 - Apply integration methods in solving problems
3
E
6
*
Y
Total Credits
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.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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