Mathematics 2

Mathematics 2 (MAT2) COURSE OUTLINE: Year Planner Learning Site.

What should I have already achieved?

Students should have passed the Algebra entrance test in MAT1 and the L1 Linear Algebra internal in 2021.

If a student does not meet the requirements of this course they will need to speak with the Curriculum Leader of Mathematics & Statistics in the first instance.

What will I learn?

This course is designed to develop students’ mathematical reasoning through algebra, geometry and calculus. This will include co-ordinate geometry, trigonometric relationships, algebraic processes and basic calculus.

How will this course be assessed?

A maximum of 14 NCEA Level 2 credits and 3 NCEA Level 3 credits are available: three internal assessments worth 8 credits and two external assessments worth 9 credits. Students who passed Level 2 Algebra in 2021 with at least Merit, will be offered the Complex Number Level 3 external standard worth 5 credits.

Will there be any FAOs (Further Assessment Opportunities)?

There will be NO FAOs in this course.

What are the course costs?

The course cost is $37 for workbooks and revision books.