Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Smith
Recommended Prior Learning14 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.
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.
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 
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.