Level 1 Mathematics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Lal

Entry Requirements

Curriculum Level 5 in Year 10.


There are two different Mathematics courses at Year 11. Each course gives the opportunity to gain credits for Level 1 NCEA including the required minimum of 10 Numeracy credits for University Entrance.


This course is for students who have achieved curriculum Level 5 in Year 10. Students who are close to achieving Curriculum Level 5 in Year 10 and want to do this course will need approval from the Head of Mathematics. This course covers probability, statistics, trigonometry, geometry, algebra and graphs. Students thinking of studying Science, Medicine, Computing, Engineering, Architecture or Business at a tertiary level should take 11MAT.

This course is designed for those students who find Mathematics challenging. The course focuses on improving students’ Numeracy skills with the objective of gaining at least 10 credits for NCEA. The course is made up of five topics: number, geometry, statistics and measurement. This course will suit students who are intending entering the trades (Building or Automotive).

Learning Areas:



Level 2 Mathematics

Supplementary Materials/ Equipment

$27.50 Optional study guide. $120 Graphic Calculator.

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Some courses may become unavailable due to the number of students taking the courses or changes in staffing.

New courses may also be introduced, in which case you will be notified and given the opportunity to select the new course.