Mathematics with Statistics L3
Teacher in Charge: S. Darby
Course Highlights: This course is appropriate for students who wish to continue statistics study at Year 13. If provides adequate preparation for Tertiary study in statistics or applied mathematics, and a solid base for other University disciplines with a statistics component. This course aims to build on prior statistics knowledge, and extend students’ abilities to tackle modelling and problem solving situations. It provides an introduction to probability concepts including notation, Venn diagrams and procedures, based on normal and Binomial and Poisson distributions. Develops students’ awareness of the application and usefulness of statistics.
Vocational Pathway: Manufacturing and Technology, Construction and Infrastructure, Creative Industries.
This course can lead to: Tertiary study in mathematics and statistics, tertiary study in other disciplines with a statistics component.
For more information, please see Head of Maths Mr Darby or Mrs Wade
Recommended Prior Learning
Prerequisites: Completion of Level 2 Maths to a sufficient standard
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 23
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.