L3 Probability - Semester B
Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll
Level 3 Probability - Semester B
This course will look at chance and risk and will enable students to take Statistics and Probability at university. The course involves two externals, Probability Methods and Probability Distributions and will help students manipulate probability information into different formats, leading to a strong understanding that will support many subjects if studying further or moving into the workplace.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1E8 workbook, a graphics calculator would be beneficial, however, any NZQA approved calculator is needed.
Prior Learning & Prerequisites
Any level 2 Maths course with at least 12 credits would be beneficial.
Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 8
At least 14 Achieved credits are required in an approved subject for the subject to count as an approved University Entrance subject. You will need to take both Semesters at Level 3 to earn 14 credits as each semester usually offers 8-10 credits.
Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.