Statistics Level 1
Teacher in Charge: Mrs Jager
In this course you will learn the skills that will help you understand and use the Mathematics you will meet in your everyday life. You will use your number skills to solve practical problems. You will engage your own sense of curiosity to ask and answer interesting questions about students in New Zealand and around the world.
This course is designed for students who want to study Mathematics and Statistics in a course that is mostly internally assessed.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Students will need a scientific calculator.
Recommended Prior Learning
To be successful in this course you should be working at Curriculum Level 4P or above in your Year 10 Mathematics course.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Statistics courses lead to careers in data science, health, technology, education, industry, administrator, bank manager, accountant, commodity broker, corporate investment banker, financial advisor/manager, risk analyst, insurance, logistics and distribution manger, statistician, stockbroker, system analyst, tax inspector, transport planner,
Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.