# MGC3

## Geometry & Calculus NCEA 3

### Course Details

Optional 15 Credits### Purpose:

To improve the skills of analysis and problem solving for students who are likely to study mathematics, technical subjects or the physical sciences at a tertiary level. Expressing real life problems involving rates of change, area and volumes in mathematical terms and using the skills studied to solve these problems.### Entry Requirements:

Algebra and Calculus School examination and HOF/TIC approval. (Note: 1. Students need a graphics calculator for this course. 2. Students wanting to do scholarship calculus must take MTA3 and MGC3)### Course Contribution:

Workbook - $15### Leads To:

U.E. Approved### Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

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

91573 | Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems | 3 | 3 | Internal |

91578 | Apply differentiation methods in solving problems | 3 | 6 | External |

91579 | Apply integration methods in solving problems | 3 | 6 | External |