NCEA Level 2 Mathematics

12MAT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Evans

This is an academic mathematics course that leads to Calculus, Statistics and General Mathematics in Level 3.  It covers a range of topics including algebra, calculus, trigonometry, statistics and probability.

This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics calculator is strongly recommended.


Recommended Prior Learning

14 Level 1 Mathematics achievement credits including either AS91027 (Algebra) or AS91028 (Tables, Graphs and Equations), and at least one Merit.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91257 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.2 - Apply graphical methods in solving problems
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91261 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.6 - Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91262 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.7 - Apply calculus methods in solving problems
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Pathway Tags

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Disclaimer

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.