Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. MacEwan
Recommended Prior LearningCompulsory: Merit in 2 of 2.6, 2.7, 2.12 and 2 of 2.2, 2.4, 2.9
Students who do not meet these criteria may be placed in this subject by HOD discretion.
Mathematics 311 (External)
This course aims to consolidate and extend students’ mathematical skills, as well as further develop logical thinking and problem solving techniques. This is a mixed course which involves both Calculus and Statistics. This can be counted as two subjects for UE. This course is designed around the Level 3 Achievement Standards and Level 8 of the New Zealand Mathematics Curriculum
UE Approved Subject
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Assessment  Level 
Internal or External 
Credits 
L1 Literacy Credits  UE Literacy Credits  Numeracy Credits 

A.S. 91573 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.1  Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
I 
3 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91575 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.3  Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
I 
4 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91576 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.4  Use critical path analysis in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
I 
2 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91578 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.6  Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
E 
6 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91579 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.7  Apply integration methods in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
E 
6 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91580 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.8  Investigate time series data
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
I 
4 
Y 
* 
Y 
A.S. 91585 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.13  Apply probability concepts in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
E 
4 
* 
Y 

A.S. 91587 v2
Mathematics and Statistics 3.15  Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
Assessments: Term: , Week: 
3 
I 
3 
* 
Y 

Total Credits 
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 32
* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.