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

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