# MTA3

## Trigonometry & Algebra NCEA 3

### Course Details

Optional 17 Credits### Purpose:

To provide students with skills in Algebra and Equations as a foundation for mathematical modelling and the study of mathematics at a tertiary level.### Entry Requirements:

Algebra (MTA2) and/or Probability (MPS2) school Examination and HOF/TIC approval (Note: 1. Students need a graphics calculator for this course; 2. Students wishing to do scholarship statistics must take MPS3 and MTA3; 3. Students wishing to do Scholarship Calculus must take MTA3 and MGC3).### Course Contribution:

Workbook - $10### Leads To:

U.E. Approved### Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

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

91574 | Apply linear programming methods in solving problems | 3 | 3 | Internal |

91575 | Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems | 3 | 4 | Internal |

91576 | Use critical path analysis in solving problems | 3 | 2 | Internal |

91577 | Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems | 3 | 5 | External |

91587 | Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems | 3 | 3 | Internal |