Level 3 Calculus

03MAC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr V. Vijayakumar

This course provides mathematical study appropriate for students with a major interest in the continued study of Mathematics, the Physical Sciences, Economics, or any field where logical analysis is an important tool.

Note that the course will not provide all the requirements for some tertiary courses such as Engineering. Students who wish to pursue these pathways may be required to do independent on-line learning for 91577 Algebra to meet those requirements.

A total of 15 credits are offered for this course with a further 5 credits from optional on-line learning.

Students who gain at least 14 credits from this course will be able to use it as a University Approved subject (Calculus)


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphic Calculator (compulsory)
2x 1E5 Exercise books.
Pens, pencil, ruler.


Recommended Prior Learning

A minimum of 10 credits at Level 2 Mathematics including passing at least the Algebra or Calculus external standards


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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
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: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.