Probability & Statistics NCEA 2
Course DetailsOptional 17 Credits
Purpose:This course will offer students the chance to develop an understanding in a wider range of statistical topics. This course is a prerequisite for the following NCEA Level 3 Mathematics Courses: MPS3, MTA3. Topics studied include: Probability, Simulations, Statistical Reports, Inferences and Simultaneous Equations.
Entry Requirements:Algebra parallel test and multivariate data and HOF/TIC approval. Note: Students taking this course need a reasonable standard of literacy. Much of the work involves writing or interpreting statistical reports.
Course Contribution:$10 workbook. Students need a Graphics calculator for this course.
Leads To:MPS3, MAG3, MTA3
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91260||Apply network methods in solving problems||2||2||Internal|
|91264||Use statistical methods to make an inference||2||4||Internal|
|91265||Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using statistical methods||2||3||Internal|
|91266||Evaluate a statistically based report||2||2||Internal|
|91267||Apply probability methods in solving problems||2||4||External|
|91268||Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation||2||2||Internal|