Probability & Statistics NCEA 3
Course DetailsOptional 20 Credits
Purpose:To improve statistical skills for students who are likely to study mathematics, or physical or social sciences at tertiary level. Time Series analysis and Statistics including Binomial, Normal and Poisson distributions.
Entry Requirements:Probability Methods school examination from MPS2 and HOF/TIC approval. (Note: 1. Students need a graphics calculator for this course; 2. Students taking this course need a reasonable standard of literacy. Most of the work involves writing or interpreting statistical reports and related information; 3. Students wanting to take scholarship Statistics must take MPS3 and MTA3).
Course Contribution:$15 workbook
Leads To:U.E. Approved
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91580||Investigate time series data||3||4||Internal|
|91582||Use statistical methods to make a formal inference||3||4||Internal|
|91584||Evaluate statistically based reports||3||4||External|
|91585||Apply probability concepts in solving problems||3||4||External|
|91586||Apply probability distributions in solving problems||3||4||External|