Level 3 Statistics A
Teacher in Charge: Dr M. Steel
Probability and statistics are used to solve problems, model situations, make predictions and analyse data. There is the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills in analysing and interpreting information and communicating the findings. There is a strong emphasis on the use of technology. A parallel course which is primarily internally assessed is also available.
Recommended Prior Learning
Achievement or better in AS91267 (Probability) and at least 12 credits in Level 2 Mathematics Combined or Mathematics with Calculus or Level 2 Statistics.
Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements
Graphics Calculator about $180 new (older model is fine).
Nulake EAS Year 13 Statistics Workbook, about $25.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 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.
We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.