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.

Nulake Workbooks are available for purchase (approximately $8 each)

Recommended: Casio fx-9750GII Graphics calculator