Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Keys
This specialist course is key preparation for the study of Level 3 Calculus and related tertiary study. It is also useful for those wishing to study Level 3 Statistics and related tertiary study.
Level 3 Calculus, Level 3 Mathematics, Level 3 Statistics
Recommended Entry CriteriaAt least 14 credits, including 1.2 Algebra.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Assessment  Level 
Internal or External 
Credits 
L1 Literacy Credits  UE Literacy Credits  Numeracy Credits 

A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4  Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems  2 
I 
3 
Y 

A.S. 91261 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.6  Apply algebraic methods in solving problems  2 
E 
4 
Y 

A.S. 91262 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.7  Apply calculus methods in solving problems  2 
E 
5 
Y 

A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12  Apply probability methods in solving problems  2 
E 
4 
Y 
Y 

Total Credits 
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Calculus is very important in: Tertiary courses in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Structural Design, Economics, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical component. Statistics leads to careers in: Business Studies, Commerce, Education, Geography, Health Studies, Marketing, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Social Work, Journalism, Town Planning, any career involving prediction, sampling and probability., Construction and infrastructure, Manufacturing and technology, The Primary Industries, The Service Industries, Social and Community services, Accountant, Actuarial Science, Computer Analyst or programmer, Economist, Engineering Analyst, Information Scientist, Marketing Research Analyst, Mathematician, Meteorologist, Numerical Analyst, Operations Research, Statistician, Systems Analyst, Teacher, Architecture or any career that has a major mathematical co
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