# MAG1

## Mathematics General NCEA 1

### Course Details

Level 1 Compulsory 18 Credits### Purpose:

To provide a balanced Mathematics programme that will develop in students a variety of approaches to solving problems involving Mathematics and provide a foundation for those students who may continue studies in Mathematics or other learning areas where Mathematical concepts are central. The following topics are studied; Number, Graphs, Algebra, Statistics, Angle Geometry, Trigonometry and Probability.### Course Contribution:

$10 Workbook. Students are advised to have a Graphics calculator for this course.### Leads To:

MAG2, MTA2 and/or MPS2 (Note: Maximum of two Mathematic courses in Year 12. Achievement in the external standards is required for entry into MTA2 or MPS2 courses)### Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard | Description | Level | Credits | Assessment |
---|---|---|---|---|

91029 | Apply linear algebra in solving problems | 1 | 3 | Internal |

91031 | Apply geometric reasoning in solving problems | 1 | 4 | External |

91032 | Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems | 1 | 3 | Internal |

91035 | Investigate a given multivariate data set using the statistical enquiry cycle | 1 | 4 | Internal |

91037 | Demonstrate understanding of chance and data | 1 | 4 | External |