Level 3 Calculus

13CAL
Course Description

Contact Person: H. Smit

Year 13 Calculus

This is a full course of Mathematics which builds on the skills developed in 12MAX, with greater emphasis being placed on the techniques and applications of calculus, mathematical modelling and the development of mathematical reasoning. This course is recommended for students who wish to further their studies in Mathematics, Accounting, Engineering, Physical Sciences and any field where analysis is an important tool.



Contributions and Equipment

Workbooks recommended


Entry Requirements

Teacher recommendation and 14 credits in 12MAX including AS 2.6 (Merit or Excellence) and AS 2.7 (Merit). Students not meeting this requirement may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.



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. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
3
I
4
*
Y
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
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21

* 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: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.