MPL3B

NCEA L3 Mathematics plus B

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Thornley

A supplementary Mathematics course covering; Linear Programming, Trigonometry and Conic sections. Combine MPL3A or MPL3B with MEB3A and MES3B for Advanced Calculus.


Recommended Prior Learning

Students need to have completed at least 10 credits in Mathematics at NCEA L2 or L3 to be admitted to this course.

Pathway

The following pathways are available;
Any combination of first and second semester L3 Mathematics = NCEA L3 Mathematics (UE Mathematics).
MAT312 + MAT322 = NCEA L3 Statistics (UE Statistics).
MEB3A + MES3B = NCEA L3 Calculus (UE Calculus) add MPL3A or MPL3B for a comprehensive Calculus course.
MAT311 + MAT320 = NCEA L3 Mathematics for Commerce (UE Mathematics).

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91573 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91574 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.2 - Apply linear programming methods in solving problems

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91575 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 10