NCEA Level 3 Statistics Scholarship 139
Level 3
Number of Credits: 20

Entry Recommendations: At least 18 Mathematics credits at Level 2 including Achievement Standards in Statistics, and Probability, or Level 3 Calculus.

Course Outline: This course covers statistical analysis of data and report writing.  It is an excellent course for those wishing to pursue Statistics at University. It is also a preparatory course for Scholarship Statistics.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Time Series
  • Bivariate Data
  • Probability 
  • Inference
  • Experiments
  • Statistical Reports

Course Costs: Workbook $40, approximately $100 for a Casio graphics calculator.

Assessment

AS 91583
Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using experimental design principles
4 Credits
Numeracy
Report
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 3
AS 91581
Investigate bivariate measurement data
4 Credits
Numeracy
Report
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 9
AS 91586
Apply probability distributions in solving problems
4 Credits
Numeracy
Examination
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 5
AS 91585
Apply probability concepts in solving problems
4 Credits
Numeracy
Test
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 5
AS 91580
Use statistical methods to make a formal inference
4 Credits
Numeracy
Test
 
Level 3 Statistics Scholarship 139