Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Smith
L3MATS (Statistics) is for capable students who enjoy solving problems and analysing data and are capable and willing to produce written reports. This course is useful for those wishing to undertake tertiary studies in Health Sciences, Commerce, Humanities and provides a good background for research methods. The course consists of NCEA Level 3 achievement standards including external assessments in Probability Distributions and Probability. Successful completion of 14 or more credits from this course counts towards University Entrance. A course endorsement can be gained from this course.
A maximum of 20 Level 3 credits can be gained from the Level 3 Statistics achievement standards.
Recommended Prior Learning
14 or more credits in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics (including Statistics and Probability AS91267)
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A graphics calculator is essential and may be hired from the school if the student does not own one.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19
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.