12MATC

Year 12 Mathematics with Calculus (12MATC)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Chi

The 12MATC course will give students a solid grounding in Algebra, an introduction to Calculus, and develop their problem solving skills in various contexts. Students will be offered the opportunity to gain a total of 18 unique credits, consisting of 9 credits from internally assessed standards and 9 credits from externally assessed standards. Completing this course will facilitate entry into the Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus programme. The course also offers an opportunity for subject endorsement.

Note: Students will need a scientific calculator for this course.

Pre-requisites

Students must have 14 credits at Level 1 in Mathematics including passing the assessments for 1.2 Algebra and 1.3 TEG and approval by the HOD. At least one of these results must be at Merit level or higher.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is a $50 course fee that covers the subscription to Education Perfect, which is our e-learning platform, NZGrapher, and Walkermaths workbooks. A scientific calculator is needed for this course.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91257 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91259 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91261 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91262 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91269 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.14 - Apply systems of equations in solving problems
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 18