Level 3 Mathematics and Statistics
Teacher to contact with questions: Mrs R. Draffin
Mathematics is fundamental in being able to solve problems. Mathematics can be challenging, but it is useful in a variety of professions and future pathways. In this course, students have the option to choose which assessments they study.
The Statistics standards are chosen to emphasise statistical insight and understanding as well as prepare students for a range of tertiary courses.
Statistics: Time Series (AS91580), Inference (AS91582), Bivariate Data (AS91581), Experiments (AS91583)
The Algebra and Calculus standards are chosen to prepare students for mathematical pathways in Mathematics, Engineering and Physical Sciences at a tertiary level.
Algebra / Calculus: Linear Programming (AS91580), Simultaneous Equations (AS91587), Trigonometry (AS91575), Conics (AS91573), Differentiation (AS91578)
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
2x 1E5 Maths books
Workbooks that cost $8 are optional for students to purchase
Recommended Prior Learning
MAT201 or MAT202
Students must have gained at least 14 NCEA Level 2 Mathematics or Statistics credits in Algebra, Calculus and/or Statistics
Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 32
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.
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