MAS303

Year 13 Mathematics with Statistics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: P. Henley

This course will cover the theory and practice of statistical processes. The course is appropriate for students interested in the quantitative aspects of the biological and social sciences, medicine, commerce, administration, or any field in which collection, analysis, modelling and interpretation of data is important.  The internal aspects of this course involves researching and will be taught using computer-based technology, such as online statistical graphing software, spreadsheets and graphical calculators. A graphics calculator is essential for this course. The Mathematics Department recommends the Casio FX 9750GII. 


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics calculator fx-9750GII
Nulake : EAS 3.14 Probability distributions
Nulake : EAS 3.13 Probability
Nulake : IAS 3.9 Bivariate data
Nulake : IAS 3.8 Time series

Recommended Prior Learning

12 credits or better in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics.

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91580 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91581 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 7

A.S. 91585 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91586 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 8
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 16

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

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.