Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Astwood
Recommended Prior Learning14 Credits at Level 2 Mathematics or Statistics including the external Probability 2.12 (91267).
Level 3 Statistics is a university approved subject.
This is a Statistics course building on skills learnt in previous years. It includes three internal Achievement Standards which involve writing Statistical reports on Bivariate data, TimeSeries data and making a Statistical Inference. There are two external Achievement Standards involving Probability and Probability Distributions..
Students wishing to study Science (including Medicine) or Psychology at University should take this course.
Term 1
Two internals, Bivariate Data and Formal inference.
Term 2
One internal, TimeSeries data and starting one external, Probability.
Term 3
Focusing on the two externals, Probability and Probabiity Distributions.
Term 4
Revision and external exams.
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Contributions and Equipment/StationeryCosts: Workbooks $35.
Graphics calculator $100.
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 

Total Credits 
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.
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