L3 Calculus - Semester A

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll

Level 3 Calculus Internal - Semester A

This course looks at theoretical concepts drawn from Algebraic areas in Mathematics.  Students will find this course beneficial to gain skills and meet the prerequisites for Engineering, Architecture, Computer Sciences, Physicists, Economists and Electricians.


Pathway

L3 Calculus - Semester B

This course is recommended if you are taking L3 Physics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1E8 workbook, Graphics calculator would benefital, however any NZQA approved calculator will be needed.


Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Level 2 Maths with Graphing with 12 credits would be beneficial.  Ideally credits from the Level 2 Algebra External will be gained. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91573 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 10

* 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: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Disclaimer

Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.