Level 3 Mathematics

13MATH
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Chand


Year 13 Calculus course is for students who were successful at a high
level in Year 12 and who wish to study Engineering or Mathematics at University. You will build on the Algebra, Calculus and Graphs studied in Year
12. A new concept, Complex Numbers will be introduced. 


Year 13 Statistics course is for students who were successful in Year 12 and who wish to continue Statistics and Probability at L3 with a view to Tertairy study. 





Course Overview

Term 1
3D Simultaneous Equations
Bivariate Data
Linear Programming

Term 2
Satistical Inference
Probability Methods
Differentiation Methods

Term 3
Probability Distributions
Integration Methods

Term 4
Revision and catch up

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics Calculator
Ipads and laptops optional


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 12 Maths

To do the Statistics course students must do the Inference internal and the Probability external in year 12. 


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. 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. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
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: 31

* 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: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

Pathway Tags

Calculus is very important in: Tertiary courses in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Structural Design, Economics, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical component. Statistics leads to careers in: 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