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Calculus - Level 3 (CAL301)


Qualification: NCEA Level 3

Entry Requirements: 14 credits at Level 2 including at least Merit in one of AS91261 Algebra, AS91262 Calculus, AS91269 Systems of Equations or AS91258 Sequences. 

Content/Skills: In this course students will engage in thinking mathematically in a range of contexts. The course is broken down into four broad areas: Algebra, Calculus - Differentiation and Integration, Conics and Trigonometry. Calculus has widespread applications in science, engineering, commerce, architecture and design.

Field Trips: None.

Course Costs:

Please be aware that this course has associated costs. By selecting this course you will be requested to make contributions connected to its delivery.

These costs are:

A workbook approximately $28.00.

A Casio Graphics calculator is highly recommended for this course.

There are two Level 3 Calculus courses: 


2 Internal Achievement Standards (7 Credits)              

AS91575 Trigonometry                                                 

 AS91587 Simultaneous Equations

2 External Achievement Standards (12 Credits)            

AS91578 Differentiation                                                              

AS91579 Integration

Where does it lead? Tertiary study.

For further information see Ms Hooper.