Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics (MAS303)

MAS303
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.

An Achieved or higher in AS91267 - Apply probability methods in solving problems.


Credit Information

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
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91581 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
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
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.

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

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