St Mary’s College (Wellington) St Mary’s College (Wellington)

Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge:

Recommended Prior Learning

We recommend at least Merit in both of the Level 2 Standards AS 91267 Probability and AS 91264 Inference or by teacher referral.

The course is based on Level 8 of the NZ Mathematics and Statistics Curriculum and includes:

Statistical investigations

  • Time series data analysis
  • Bivariate data analysis
  • Statistical inference
  • Probability concepts
  • Statistical reports

Optional extra - Probability distributions - Scholarship

Learning Areas:

Mathematics and Statistics

Career Pathways

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Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbooks for the external examinations


All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.