Level 2 Statistics

12STAT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Wright

Recommended Prior Learning

14 Credits in Level 1 Mathematics or Statistics. Students coming from Statistics must have passed the Level 1 external Chance and Data.



This is a full Statistics course and requires a high level of literacy, you will gain two UE Literacy reading credits. There is a heavy emphasis on interpreting and report writing rather than performing calculations. There are four internal Achievement Standards and one external.
This course leads on to Statistics in Year 13.
This course does not lead on to Calculus in Year 13.



Course Overview

Term 1
Two internal assessments; Networks and Inferences.

Term 2
Two internal assessments; Experiments and Statistical Reports.

Term 3
External Probability.

Term 4
Revision and External.

Faculties:

Mathematics and Statistics



Career Pathways

Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Agricultural Technician, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Zoologist, Chemist, Marine Biologist, Microbiologist, Biochemist, Biotechnologist, Science Technician, Meteorologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Forensic Scientist, Geologist, Environmental Scientist, Food Technologist, Forest Manager, Forestry Scientist, Veterinarian, Medical Laboratory Technician, Geospatial Specialist, Data Analyst, Epidemiologist, Actuary, Statistician, Economist, Policy Analyst, Tertiary Lecturer, Valuer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Costs: Workbooks $30.
Graphics calculator approximately $100.


Assessment Information Internal assessments will be in class over a period of time. You will need a laptop and have access to the internet as you will be using NZGrapher in some standards.
Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5 - Apply network methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91264 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.9 - Use statistical methods to make an inference
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91265 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.10 - Conduct an experiment to investigate a situation using statistical methods
2
I
3
Y
Y
A.S. 91266 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.11 - Evaluate a statistically based report
2
I
2
Y
2r
Y
A.S. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

Pathway Tags

Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Agricultural Technician, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Zoologist, Chemist, Marine Biologist, Microbiologist, Biochemist, Biotechnologist, Science Technician, Meteorologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Forensic Scientist, Geologist, Environmental Scientist, Food Technologist, Forest Manager, Forestry Scientist, Veterinarian, Medical Laboratory Technician, Geospatial Specialist, Data Analyst, Epidemiologist, Actuary, Statistician, Economist, Policy Analyst, Tertiary Lecturer, Valuer


Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2022.