Welcome to the Nayland College Mathematics and Statistics Website

Website News

We are revising and refreshing our website. We are looking to build on the great work of Max Riley who built the original version of this site and shared lots and lots of his resources. Max has retired from teaching and we wish him all the best for his new adventures.

The first page to get a refresh is this page. Others will be completed over time. Feedback would be most welcome, feel free to email me at ben.crawford@nayland.school.nz.

Year 9

Nayland College is currently running the following topics in our Year 9 course:

  • Number
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Chance and Data
  • Measurement

Year 9

Year 10

Nayland College is currently running the following topics in our Year 10 course:

  • Number
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Chance and Data
  • Algebra
  • Measurement

Year 10

Level 1

Nayland College runs two different NCEA Level 1 courses.

Our 1A course is an academic course with an emphasis on algebra. This course is intended for those who intend to continue studying Mathematics to Level 3. The course covers:

  • 1.1 Number
  • 1.4 Linear Algebra
  • 1.2 Algebra (MCAT)
  • 1.3 Graphs
  • 1.12 Chance and Data
  • 1.11 Bivariate

Our 1S course provides students with a general level of mathematics and can prepare them for continued study as far as Level 2. The emphasis is on practical applications. The course covers:

  • 1.1 Number
  • 1.13 Probability
  • 1.11 Bivariate
  • 1.5 Measurement
  • 1.9 Transformations
  • Numeracy Unit Standards

Level 1

Level 2

Nayland College runs three different NCEA Level 2 courses.

Our 2A course is an academic course and is predominantly algebra based but will also include calculus and graphs as well as some statistics and probability. This course is required to prepare students for the academic mathematics courses at Level 3. The course covers:

  • 2.4 Trigonometry
  • 2.6 Algebra
  • 2.12 Probability
  • 2.2 Graphs
  • 2.7 Calculus
  • 2.14 Simultaneous Equations

Our 2Stats course focuses on the acquisition of practical statistical knowledge and skills. Students who are considering subjects such as Biology, Psychology or Geography will benefit from choosing this course. The course covers:

  • 2.5 Networks
  • 2.13 Simulations
  • 2.3 Sequences
  • 2.9 Inference
  • 2.10 Experiments
  • 2.12 Probability

Our 2S course focuses on the development of statistical skills and applications. It may lead to mathematics at Level 3. This course covers:

  • 2.3 Sequences
  • 2.4 Trigonometry
  • 2.19 Inference
  • 2.1 Coordinate Geometry
  • 2.12 Probability
  • 2.5 Networks
  • Simultaneous Equations

Level 2

Level 3 Statistics

Our L3 Statistics course covers:

  • 3.2 Linear Programming
  • 3.8 Time Series
  • 3.13 Probability
  • 3.10 Inference
  • 3.14 Distributions
  • 3.15 Simultaneous Equations

L3 Stats

Level 3 Mathematics

Our L3 Mathematics course covers:

  • 3.15 Simultaneous Equations
  • 3.2 Linear Programming
  • 3.9 Bivariate
  • 3.11 Experiments
  • 3.4 Critical Path Analysis
  • 3.13 Probability

L3 Maths

Level 3 Calculus

Our L3 Calculus course covers:

  • Complex Numbers
  • Differentiation
  • Trigonometry
  • Integration
  • Conics

L3 Calculus