Teacher in Charge: Mr N. McDermid
This course is intended for those students who intend taking either L3 Mathematics and Statistics or Statistics and Probability but NOT L3 Calculus in Year 13. The course focuses on Research, Data Analysis and Interpretation.
It will be useful for students interested in the Social Sciences, Management, Marketing, Law or Psychology.
Students can gain up to 17 credits. Students will be assessed to L2 Mathematics and Statistics Achievement Standards. Assessment is a combination of both internally and externally assessed standards.
L3 Mathematics and Statistics, L3 Statistics and Probability
Course CostsThe optional Learning Workbooks are highly recommended. Each one relates to a standard that the students are sitting. The TOTAL cost of these booklets is $35. You will be given the opportunity to purchase a set of these ESA Learning Workbooks at the start of the year. D&D Resources Revision books for External Assessments. These are optional, there is one book for this course, cost is $6
Students MUST have achieved at least 16 credits in NCEA L1 Mathematics and Statistics Standards with a GPA of 60% or more. This equates to a minimum of 6 credits at Merit level. Students also need the approval of the HOD.
Assessment  Level 
Internal or External 
Credits 
L1 Literacy Credits  UE Literacy Credits  Numeracy Credits 

A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5  Apply network methods in solving problems  2 
I 
2 
Y 

A.S. 91264 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.9  Use statistical methods to make an inference  2 
I 
4 
Y 
Y 

A.S. 91265 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.10  Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using statistical methods  2 
I 
3 
Y 
Y 

A.S. 91266 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.11  Evaluate a statistically based report  2 
I 
2 
Y 
2r 
Y 
A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12  Apply probability methods in solving problems  2 
E 
4 
Y 
Y 

A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13  Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation  2 
I 
2 
Y 
Y 

Total Credits 
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.