13 Mathematics and Statistics 3

13MA3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Vincent

This course is designed for students who want to further develop their broad study of both Mathematics and Statistics and for students who intend to move into tertiary study and need a very general mathematical foundation for their tertiary subjects.  

Concepts covered include Linear programming, Critical Path Analysis, Experiment designs, Linear systems and Statistical Inference.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13MS3 - Supplementary costs: Approx $50


Prerequisites

From Level 2 Mathematics (12MT3):
*12MT3*: Achieved in four of the seven standards studied in the 12MT3 course including AS91264 (Inference) and AS91269 (Systems of Equations) OR HoD approval.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 5
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91583 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.11 - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using experimental design principles
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 4
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91576 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.4 - Use critical path analysis in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
3
I
2
*
Y
A.S. 91574 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.2 - Apply linear programming methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

* 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: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.