L2 Probability - Semester B

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll

Level 2 Probability - Semester B

This course looks at chance and its impact on society, with the introduction of risk - the field of probability used in health and insurance industries.  This course is a necessary foundation for Level 3 Probability.  Useful support for other courses, both science and business, with statistics skills and external assessment.


Pathway

L3 Probability - Semester B

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1E8 and a NZQA approved calculator.


Prior Learning & Prerequisites

10 credits from Achievement Credits in Maths would be useful prior learning.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation
2
I
2
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Disclaimer

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.