Papanui High School Senior Coursebook
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|Welcome to the Papanui High School Senior Coursebook.|
|Introduction||General Information | Subject Choice & NCEA | Curriculum Guide Overview|
|NCEA||National Qualifications | Literacy and Numeracy | Certificate endorsements | Scholarship | University Study | University Entrance | Approved Subject list for NCEA|
|Subject choices||Subject Choice | Careers & Transition | Gateway | Star funded courses | Changes to Level 2 Courses | Introduction of Semester Courses | Subject Planner|
|Course Descriptions||Learn more about courses being offered in 2013|
MATHEMATICS WITH CALCULUS 21S (Semester - Second semester ONLY) - CAL21S
TEACHER IN CHARGE: Mr Truesdale
Minimum of 14 Level 1 Achievement Standard credits. Must include AS 1.2, AS1.3 and AS 1.6. Merit in two of these standards is an expectation.
The emphasis of this course is to prepare students for Level 3 Calculus by focussing on Algebra and Calculus. Mathematical thinking and concepts are developed and placed in meaningful contexts.
Students are offered 13 credits using both internal and external assessment.
$10 for revision/homework book. Students will require a graphics calculator ($20 per year hired, numbers limited or buy one from the school office - $95)
Mathematics at this level is a recommended background subject for many careers and for further study in many areas. Students may progress to CAL31F or MAT31F.