11MA1

11 Mathematics and Statistics 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Alarcon

This course is designed for students who are likely to go on to study Mathematics and/or Statistics through to Level 3 and possibly beyond. A secure knowledge of Mathematics, in particular algebra, prior to Level 1 content is essential. 

The content of this course will cover a mixture of both Mathematics and Statistics standards at Level 1 to enable pupils to become more familiar with the two disciplines to make a more informed decision of a suitable pathway into Level 2 and beyond.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11MA1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $50
Students must have their own calculator. A Scientific calculator is the minimum requirement but a Graphics calculator is preferred given that this will be required for Level 2 and Level 3 Mathematics or Statistics courses.

Prerequisites

Achieved with merit or higher in both the Year 10 Algebra topic test and in the Y10  Mathematics end of year exam.  Achieved or higher in 1.1 Number Internal Assessment.

OR HoD approval.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91027 v4
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.2 - Apply algebraic procedures in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 3, Week: 9

A.S. 91028 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.3 - Investigate relationships between tables, equations and graphs
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

A.S. 91029 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.4 - Apply linear algebra in solving problems
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 3

A.S. 91031 v4
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.6 - Apply geometric reasoning in solving problems
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6

A.S. 91035 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 1.10 - Investigate a given multivariate data set using the statistical enquiry cycle
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 5

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 19