NCEA Level 1 Mathematics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Evans

Recommended Prior Learning

Working at Level 5 of the curriculum for all Year 10 topics.

This is an academic mathematics course that focuses on skills required to follow the pathway to all NCEA Level 3 Mathematics courses.  It covers number, algebra, trigonometry, statistics and probability.  Standards are assessed both internally and externally.

This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.




NCEA Level 2 Mathematics, NCEA Level 2 Mathematics General, NCEA Level 2 Mathematics with Choice

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A graphics calculator would be an advantage.

Pathway Tags

Business Studies, Commerce, Education, Geography, Health Studies, Marketing, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Social Work, Journalism, Town Planning, any career involving prediction, sampling and probability., Construction and infrastructure, Manufacturing and technology, The Primary Industries, The Service Industries, Social and Community services, Accountant, Actuarial Science, Computer Analyst or programmer, Economist, Engineering Analyst, Information Scientist, Marketing Research Analyst, Mathematician, Meteorologist, Numerical Analyst, Operations Research, Statistician, Systems Analyst, Teacher, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical co, data science, health, technology, education, industry, administrator, bank manager, accountant, commodity broker, corporate investment banker, financial advisor/manager, risk analyst, insurance, logistics and distribution manger, statistician, stockbroker, system analyst, tax inspector, transport planner


For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.