L1 Mathematics

L1MATH
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr N. McDermid

This course is intended for those students who wish to take either L2 Mathematics or Statistics next year. NCEA L2 courses in Mathematics and/or Statistics lead into NCEA L3 Calculus and/or NCEA L3 Statistics courses in Year 13. 

The L1MATH course focuses on Algebra and Mathematical thinking. It will be useful for students interested in careers in Engineering, Business/Commerce, Architecture,Medicine and Law to name a few.

Students can gain up to 19 credits. Students will be assessed to L1 Mathematics Achievement Standards. Assessment is a combination of both internally and externally assessed standards.


Pathway

L2 Mathematics, L2 Mathematics and Statistics

This course leads to all Level 2 Mathematics courses.

Course Costs

The optional Learning Workbooks are highly recommended. Each one relates to a standard that the students are sitting. The TOTAL cost of these booklets is $35. You will be given the opportunity to purchase a set of these ESA Learning Workbooks at the start of the year. D&D Resources Revision books for External Assessments. These are optional, there are three books for this course, cost is $6 per book.


Required Prior Learning


Students are allocated this course by the Mathematics Department. Allocation will be based on demonstration of a strength in Algebra in Year 10.



Course Credit Information

This course is eligible for Course Endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91026 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 1.1 - Apply numeric reasoning in solving problems
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91028 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 1.3 - Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91031 v4 Mathematics and Statistics 1.6 - Apply geometric reasoning in solving problems
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91032 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 1.7 - Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91035 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 1.10 - Investigate a given multivariate data set using the statistical enquiry cycle
1
I
4
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.