L3 Maths for Business - Logistics - Semester A

3MTHBA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll

Maths for Business - Logistics 

A course to support students in the understanding of the use of how Linear Algebra is used in business and the workplace. Students will look at maximising profit, stock control and project management in their assessments.  The course will have a focus on business for its examples and can be used towards Calculus as a UE subject when combined with the Level 3 Maths with Business course in Semester B.


Pathway

L3 Maths for Business - Semester B, L3 Probability - Semester B

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1E8 and a NZQA approved calculator (ideally a Graphics calculator)


Prior Learning & Prerequisites

12 Credits in Level 2 Maths is recommended.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91574 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.2 - Apply linear programming methods in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91576 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.4 - Use critical path analysis in solving problems
3
I
2
*
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: 8

* 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: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 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.