NCEA L2 Mathematics A
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Thornley
A general Mathematics course designed to prepare students for careers in business, commerce, trade or industry covering; systems of equations, network methods and trigonometric relationships.
A strong work ethic and a commitment to between two and three hours of independent study every week are required for success in this course.
The following pathways are available;
MCI2A + MCI2B = NCEA L2 Mathematics for Commerce, Business, Trade and Industry which leads to NCEA L3 Mathematics for Trade and Industry or NCEA L3 Mathematics for Commerce and Business.
MES2A + MES2B = NCEA L2 Mathematics for Engineering and Science which leads to NCEA Level three Mathematics for Engineering and Science.
MCI2A + MSP2B = NCEA L2 Mathematics for Statistics and Probability which leads to NCEA Level Three Mathematics for Statistics and Probability.
Any other combination of A and B = NCEA L2 Mathematics for Trade and Industry which leads to NCEA L3 Mathematics for Trade and Industry.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students need to have achieved at least 14 credits in Mathematics at NCEA L1 to be admitted to this course.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Pens (blue, black and red),
1J5 5mm quad book (about three for the year),
A Graphics calculator is beneficial but not compulsory.
A textbook will be issued to the student for the year. It is the student's responsibility and must be returned in good condition at the end of the year.
Additional resources are available for an additional charge, these are not compulsory.
Students are to bring all equipment to every lesson.
Total Credits Available: 7 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines