Teacher in Charge: Mr R. ThornleyRecommended Prior Learning
Students must have Achieved in AS91267 (2.12) - Probability and at least 5 other credits in L2 Statistics to be considered for this course. In the event that the course is oversubscribed students will be ranked based on their results.
A specialised Mathematics course designed to prepare students for careers in Science, Medicine, Computing, Data Science and Statistical Analysis covering; Probability Concepts and Distributions.
The following pathways are available:
MAT3A + any 3B = NCEA L3 Mathematics for Trade and Industry (UE Mathematics, not endorsable).
MSP3A + MSP3B = NCEA L3 Mathematics for Statistics and Probability (UE Statistics).
MEB3A + MCB3B = NCEA L3 Mathematics for Commerce and Business (UE Mathematics).
MEB3A + MES3B = NCEA L3 Mathematics for Engineering and Science (UE Calculus) add MPL3A or MPL3B for a comprehensive course in preparation for university Calculus.
Any other combination of first and second-semester L3 Mathematics = NCEA L3 Mathematics (UE Mathematics, some combinations not endorsable).
Pens (blue, black and red)
1J5 5mm quad book (about three for the year)
A Graphics calculator is extremely beneficial but not compulsory.
A textbook will be issued to the student for the year. It is the student's responsibility and must be returned in good condition at the end of the year.
Additional resources are available for an additional charge, these are not compulsory.
Students are to bring all equipment to every lesson.