3MAS

# Level 3 Statistics

#### Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Coop

This Statistics Course is for students who have succeeded in Level 2 Statistics (2MAS) or Level 2 Algebra and Calculus (2MAC). There are two externally assessed standards in this course; Probability Concepts and Probability Distributions.

This course may be taken in conjunction with Level 3 Calculus (3MAC).

It is applicable to a wide range of University courses including Commerce, Data Science, Biological Sciences and Psychology.

#### Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement of at least 14 credits, including one of AS91261 Algebra or AS91262 Calculus externals from Level 2 Mathematics - Algebra and Calculus (2MAC).

Achievement of at least 14 credits, including AS91267 Probability Methods external from Level 2 Statistics (2MAS).

Entry from Level 2 Mathematics - General (2MAT) will require discussion and permission from the Head of Faculty.

#### Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Graphics calculator.

#### Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
A.S. 91580 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91581 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91582 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91585 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91586 v2
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 3.14 - Apply probability distributions in solving problems
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 12
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 20

#### 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.