NCEA Level 3 Mathematics with Calculus

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Evans

Recommended Prior Learning

At least 14 credits from Level 2 Mathematics including both Algebra and Calculus Achievement Standards (91261 and 91262).

This is an academic mathematics course focusing on advanced algebra, calculus and trigonometry. 


  • Algebra;
  • Calculus;
  • Trigonometry; and
  • Conic sections.

This course is a University Entrance approved subject.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A graphics calculator is required.

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.