NCEA Level 3 Statistics
Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Pooch
The 13MAS course covers standards in Inference, Bivariate Data, Time Series, Probability and Probability Distributions. All topics require a reasonable level of algebraic skills.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students from 12MAS must have passed the Probability External (AS91267) and the Inference Internal (AS91264).
Students from 12MAT must have passed 12 Credits including the Probability External. Voiding this paper will mean students will not gain entrance to this course.
The Internal standards are written reports. These require a reasonable level of writing ability.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A Graphics Calculator is required for this course. Cost $130.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
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.
Burnside High School may change any costs, courses or standards offered without notice.