MCA3

Calculus & Algebra Extension NCEA 3

Course Details

Level 3 - Selected Students 27 Credits

Purpose:

This course will provide students with an extension course in advance of NCEA level 3, catering for students who work at a faster pace. The teaching is pitched at Merit/Excellence level. It will suit students who are capable of working in excess of NCEA Level 3. (Note: This course can be taken instead of taking both MGC3 and MTA3)

Entry Requirements:

Students need to have taken the MCA2 course in Year 12.

Course Contribution:

$15. Students need a Graphics calculator for this course.

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
91575 Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems 3 4 Internal
91577 Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems 3 5 External
91578 Apply differentiation methods in solving problems 3 6 External
91579 Apply integration methods in solving problems 3 6 External
91587 Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems 3 3 Internal

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