Level 3 Statistics

300MAS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Lakhan

This course will enable study of mathematics beyond secondary level. This course comprises of both Internal and External standards that contribute to the total credits. Students will be required to sit for at-least one external at the end of the  year which is optional depending on the pathway. This course is a University recognized subject, contributes to Numeracy  and is eligible for Course endorsement.  



Course Overview

Semester 1
In semester 1 300MAS course is about the report writing. The following standards will be taught and assessed.

A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
A.S. 91581 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
A.S. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference

Semester 2
In semester 2 the focus is on Externals and the following standards will be taught.

A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics Calculator FX9750
Maths Exercise books
Pens
Rulers


Recommended Prior Learning

Students must meet the following requirements to be able to take 300MAS course.

  • Must have taken 200MAT or 201MAT in Year 12
  • Have attained Level 2 NCEA and have Numeracy
  • Must have achieved at least 12 Maths credits at Level 2
  • Must pass one of the following externals at Level 2
                Must have passed  AS91261-  2.6    Apply algebraic methods in solving  problems           4 credits           External
 Must have passed AS91262 - 2.7 Apply calculus methods in solving problems 5 credits External



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. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
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
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

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