Mathematics 2

Mathematics 2 [ MAT2] | Year Planner | Learning Guide.

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: You can choose Internals only pathway to gain the 14 credits OR 2 internal assessments worth 7 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.