12MA2

12 Mathematics and Statistics 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Vincent

The course is designed for those students who successfully completed Level 1 Mathematics  and covers a broader study of both Level 2 Mathematics and Statistics and is for students who want a general mathematical foundation to move into Level 3 and tertiary subjects. 

Some of the concepts covered include Trigonometry, Networks, Experimental Design and Statistical Inference. 

This course leads to the university approved 13MS3 which is also a general Mathematics and Statistics course.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12MS2 - Supplementary costs: Approx $50

Prerequisites

From Level 1 Mathematics (11MT1,11MT2, 11MT3,11MT4):
*11MT1*: Achieved in at least three of the five standards OR HoD approval.
*11MT2*: Achieved in at least three of the five standards  OR HoD approval.
*11MT3*: Achieved in at least three of the five standards  OR HoD approval.
*11MT4*: Achieved in all three achievement standards  OR HoD approval.


Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91268 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation
2
2
2

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91267 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91265 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.10 - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using statistical methods
3
3
3
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91264 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.9 - Use statistical methods to make an inference
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91260 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
2
2
2
2
2

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 8

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91259 v3
NZQA Info
Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 5

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 13
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 18