NCEA Level 1 Mathematics 115
Level 1
Number of Credits: 18

Entry Recommendations: Students need to be working confidently at Level 4/5 of the curriculum or by teacher recommendation.

Course Outline: This course consolidates and extends the work undertaken in Years 9 and 10.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Gathering and processing information
  • Numeracy
  • Problem solving
  • Communication of mathematical ideas

Costs: Approximately $20 for homework resource, $100 for a Casio graphics calculator and $25 for an online tutor software subscription.

This course leads to: NCEA Level 2 Mathematics and NCEA Level 3 Statistics, but not NCEA Level 3 Calculus.

Assessment

AS 91037
Demonstrate understanding of chance and data
4 Credits
Numeracy
Examination
Assessment Period - Term 3, prelims
AS 91029
Apply linear algebra in solving problems
3 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 9
AS 91032
Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems
3 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 5
AS 91026
Apply numeric reasoning in solving problems
4 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 10
AS 91035
Investigate a given multivariate data set using the statistical enquiry cycle
4 Credits
Literacy/Numeracy
Investigation
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 7
Level 1 Mathematics 115