Motueka High School
# Year 13 Mathematics - Calculus

13CAL
**Course Description**
**Recommended Prior Learning**

**Learning Areas:**

**Teacher in Charge: **
Mr K. Lattimer.

16 Level 2 Maths Achievement Standard credits, inclusive of AS91261 (Algebra at Merit or higher) and AS91262 (Calculus).

**Course Description:** There is a mathematical code to our constantly changing universe. We have used it to split the atom and land on the moon. You should learn it, it’s called Calculus.

This course extends Year 12 work done in Algebra, Calculus and Trigonometry and includes a new topic – Complex Numbers. Students undertaking this course need to have a strong Algebra foundation, hence the entry requirement below.

**Assessment:** Up to 21 credits available at Level 3.

1 Internal Achievement Standard - 4 credits

3 External Achievement Standards -17 credits

**Prerequisites:** 16 Level 2 Maths Achievement Standard credits, inclusive of AS91261 (Algebra at Merit or higher) and AS91262 (Calculus).

Courses offered will be subject to sufficient students taking them up and are not necessarily guaranteed to run.