Level 3 Statistics

03MAS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Singh

This course provides for students interested in qualitative aspects of Biological and Social Sciences, Medicine, Commerce and Administration. It is useful for any field where the collection, analysis and interpretation of quantitative data is important.

Students will complete two internal standards (91581 Bivariate Data and 91582 Statistical Inference) and sit two external standards(91284 Evaluate reports and 91286 Probability Distributions).

In addition some students may elect to work independently on 91585 Probability through on-line learning.

The course will offer a total of 16 credits.

Students who gain at least 14 credits in this course will be able to use it as a University Approved subject (Statistics).


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphic calculator (compulsory).
2x 1E5 Exercise books.
Pens, pencil, ruler.


Recommended Prior Learning

A minimum of 10 credits at Level 2 Mathematics including either the external Probability or both Statistical Inference and Simulation standards.


Credit Information
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. 91584 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.12 - Evaluate statistically based reports
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
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: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.