NCEA Level 2 Mathematics with Statistics

12MAT
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. English

This course continues to develop the mathematical skills and understanding from the previous year's work. This course includes new concepts such as Probability Distributions.

This course will continue to develop your problem solving and logical thinking skills, which are needed to be able to solve unfamiliar practical and mathematical problems.

This course covers the strands of Mathematics Number, Measurement, Geometry, Statistics and Mathematical Processes. The course will be accessed by internal assessment with the opportunity to sit one externally assessed standard.  

Entry into this course is at the discretion of the Head of Mathematics.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Statistics - Experiments
Statistics - Multivariate data, making an inference
Probability

Term 2
Networks
Experiments (continued from term 1)

Term 3
Trigonometry

School Senior Exam

Statistics - Simulations

Term 4
Revision

NCEA External standards exam

Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Mathematics With Statistics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A scientific calculator or graphing calculator is essential. You are seriously disadvantaged if you do not have a graphing calculator. The current recommended graphing calculator is the Casio Fx9750gii


Recommended Prior Learning

At least 12 credits in NCEA Level One Mathematics, with at least 4 being from externally assessed 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. 91256 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.1 - Apply co-ordinate geometry methods in solving problems
2
I
2
Y
A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4 - Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems
2
I
3
Y
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. 91267 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.12 - Apply probability methods in solving problems
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13 - Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation
2
I
2
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.