13 Mathematics with Statistics 1
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Wislang
This course is designed for those students who intend to study Statistics, Commerce or Science at tertiary level. Statistics applies to almost any field and is compulsory for some very popular university programmes and is useful for so many other everyday life applications.
Statistics is the art of extracting meaningful information from seemingly incomprehensible data. In your future life and career you will need to make good use of such information to be able to make sound decisions.
From Level 2 Mathematics (12MA1, 12MS1, 12MA2) and all students must have gained Literacy:
*12MS1or 12MA2*: Achieved in at least four of the six standards including AS91264 (Inference) and AS91267 (Probability).
*12MA1*: Achieved in at least four of the five standards including AS91264 (Inference) and AS91267 (Probability).
OR HoD approval.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13MS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $55
A graphics calculator is recommended.
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.
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 2, Week: 5
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Term: 2, Week: 10
Term: 3, Week: 6
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.