Mathematics with Statistics L3

13STATS
Course Description

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


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$47-$54


Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisites: Completion of Level 2 Maths to a sufficient standard


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91581 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
3
I
3
*
Y
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.