This course requires 2 options.
MATHEMATICS with STATISTICS 31F - Full Year
Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Truesdale
The course aims to extend students’ ability to tackle statistical analysis, mathematical modelling and problem solving.
If a student achieves 14 Level 3 credits in this course it will be counted as an approved subject for University Entrance.
This course provides excellent mathematical skills for those intending to study Biological or Social Sciences, Medicine, Finance, Business, Management, or any field where the collection, analysis or interpretation of data is important.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$25.00 for revision/homework books. Students will require a graphics calculator ($20.00 per year – hired – numbers limited)
Recommended Prior Learning
Recommended number of credits gained at Level Two Mathematics: 14 Level 2 Achievement Standard credits
Recommended standards already passed:
91264 (2.9) - Use statistical methods to make an inference
91265 (2.10) - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using statistical methods
91267 (2.12) - Apply probability methods in solving problems
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 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.