MCA3 - Calculus & Algebra Extension

Entry Requirements:
Students need to have taken the MCA2 course in Year 12.
Level:
NCEA 3
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Achievment Standard and Cambridge as examination
Credits:
up to 27
Endorsement:
Yes
U.E. Approved:
Yes
Contribution:
Students need a Graphics calculator for this course.

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)

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
91573 Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems 3 3 Internal No No
91575 Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems 3 4 Internal No No
91577 Apply the algebra of complex numbers in solving problems 3 5 External No No
91578 Apply differentiation methods in solving problems 3 6 External No No
91579 Apply integration methods in solving problems 3 6 External No No
91587 Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems 3 3 Internal No No

(*) Last Reviewed: July 23, 2019

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