Hutt Valley High School
# Level 3 Calculus

13CALC
**Course Description**
**Recommended Prior Learning**

**Learning Areas:**

**Contributions and Equipment/Stationery**

**Teacher in Charge: **
Mr J. Nash.

Reasonable success in Level 2 Mathematics including Algebra and Calculus, preferably at Merit level, or at the discretion of the HoLA.

This course is a University Entrance Approved Calculus course for those students planning to study Engineering, Sciences, Commerce, and Computer Science.

It consists of five NCEA standards:

3.15 - Systems of Equations - Internal assessment over one lesson

3.3 - Trigonometry - Internal assessment over two lessons

3.2 - Conic Sections - Internal assessment over two lessons

3.6 - Differentiation - External NCEA examination in the NCEA exam window in November/December

3.7 - Integration - External NCEA examination in the NCEA exam window in November/December

Students who wish to study the Algebra of Complex Numbers as the third External paper will need to attend Scholarship Calculus lessons to learn the material.

A Nulake Workbook is available for purchase (approximately $16)

Recommended: Casio fx-9750GII Graphics calculator