NCEA Level 3 Statistics and Probability

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Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Du Plooy

Statistics and Probability

Prerequisites: 

Achievement in at least 3 of the standards offered in the Level 2 Mathematics courses, with 2.12 (Probability) being one of these standards.

A minimum of 1 Merit.

Competence in statistical report writing.

Students will develop mathematical skills and understanding in Statistics and Probability.

Students will apply these skills and be required to report on investigations which use statistical methods. The course is suited to students interested in studying subjects such as finance, psychology, economics, marketing, law, biology, accounting or journalism at tertiary level.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximtely $50 for Maths workbook(s).


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. 91583 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.11 - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using experimental design principles
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91584 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.12 - Evaluate statistically based reports
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Y
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Disclaimer

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