NCEA Level 3 Mathematics With Statistics 301

MAS301
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. MacEwan

Recommended Prior Learning

Compulsory: Merit in either 2.9 or 2.12 and 14 Level 2 Maths Credits
Students who do not meet these criteria may be placed in this subject by HOD discretion.



Mathematics With Statistics 301

Students can do concurrently with MAC301
This course aims to consolidate and extend students’ mathematical skills, as well as further develop logical thinking and problem solving techniques. It has a strong Statistics base as it focuses on building the skills necessary for interpreting data and its uses. This course is designed around the Level 3 Achievement Standards and Level 8 of the New Zealand Mathematics Curriculum. This course is useful for University Study in Mathematics, Medicine, Law, Psychology and Business

UE Approved Subject (Students can gain 2 UE subjects from this course)



Learning Areas:

Mathematics


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Career Pathways

Economist, Data Analyst

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
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. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91583 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.11 - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using experimental design principles
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91584 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.12 - Evaluate statistically based reports
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Y
A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91586 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
3
E
4
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 28

* 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: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.