L2 Statistics

L2STAT
Course Description

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.


Pathway

L3 Mathematics and Statistics, L3 Statistics and Probability

Course Costs

The 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


Required Prior Learning


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.



Course Credit Information
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.