L3 Statistics - Semester A

3STAA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll

L3 Statistics - Semester A

This course will investigate the three main ways in which data is presented and will use the PPDAC inquiry cycle to write a report for each type of data.  Students will learn how to use research to inform and confirm their findings from their given data.  A useful subject for the workplace and is a good introduction to University Level Statistics.  

This course is UE approved if taken for both semesters.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1E8 workbook, any NZQA approved calculator is needed. A laptop or Chrome book per the School's BYOD policy.


Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Any level 2 Maths course with at least 12 credits would be beneficial.  


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement, however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

This course is approved for University Entrance however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91581 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.9 - Investigate bivariate measurement data
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91582 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.10 - Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12

* 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: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 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.