MATHEMATICS with STATISTICS 31F - Full Year

STA31F
Course Description

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.

Future Possibilities
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


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
3
E
4
*
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. 91581 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
3
I
4
Y
*
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: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.