Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics

L3MATS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Smith

Recommended Prior Learning

14 or more credits in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics (including Statistics and Probability AS91267)


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.



Faculties:

Mathematics



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A graphics calculator is essential and may be hired from the school if the student does not own one.


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. 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: 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.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.