Level 2 Calculus

12MAC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Wadsworth

Mathematics course containing topics from within Algebra and an introduction to Calculus.

This course may be taken in conjunction with Level 2 Statistics.

Leads on to Level 3 Calculus, NZQA scholarship calculus, and tertiary level mathematics courses.


Pathway

Level 3 Calculus, Level 3 Calculus - Advanced

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A graphics calculator is recommended for this course.


Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement of at least 10 credits required from study of Level 1 Mathematics including AS91028 (Algebra/Graphs) or AS91027 (Algebra). Students will be selected for an advanced programme from those who have achieved at least 16 credits from the study of Level 1 Mathematics at a minimum of Merit level, along with possessing an excellent work ethic. 



Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91256 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91257 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91258 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.3 - Apply sequences and series in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91261 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91262 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
2
E
5
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

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