Level 3 Mathematics with Statistics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Rutherford

Recommended Prior Learning

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

If a student from 12MSI wants to do this course, this will need to be discussed with their teacher. 

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

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