NCEA Level 2 Mathematics 129
Level 2
Number of Credits: 22

Entry Recommendations: At least 20 Mathematics credits at Level 1 including Achievement Standards 91027 Algebra and 91028 Tables, equations and graphs, with Merit.

Course Outline: This course develops algebraic and abstract thinking. It is essential for students wishing to study Mathematics at a higher level.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Algebra
  • Graphing
  • Trigonometry
  • Co-ordinate Geometry
  • Statistics
  • Introduction to Calculus techniques

Course Costs: Approximately $35 for a workbook, $100 for a Casio graphics calculator and $25 for an online tutor software subscription.

This course leads to: NCEA Level 3 Statistics and NCEA Level 3 Calculus.

Assessment

AS 91256
Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 5
AS 91257
Apply graphical methods in solving problems
4 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 8
AS 91259
Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
3 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 4
AS 91261
Apply algebraic methods in solving problems
4 Credits
Numeracy
Examination
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 10
AS 91262
Apply calculus methods in solving problems
5 Credits
Numeracy
Examination
Assessment Period - prelims
AS 91267
Apply probability methods in solving problems
4 Credits
Literacy/Numeracy
Examination
Assessment Period - Term 4, Week 1
Level 2 Mathematics 129