Level 2 Mathematics (MAS) - mainly Internal standards

MAS2
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Cookson

This course is designed to give students an opportunity to access a variety of contexts in which Mathematics and Statistics can be used and so supports students intending to follow a pathway into Level 3 Statistics or Level 3 Mathematics, but not Level 3 Calculus. It is predominately internally assessed with one external assessed at the end of the year.

  


Pathway

Level 3 Mathematics, Level 3 Statistics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$40 Maths workbook.
A graphics calculator is essential. (Casio 9750 recommended).


Entry Guidelines

12 credits at Level 1 in Mathematics and Statistics

Achievement of either 1.6 (Geometric reasoning) or 1.7 (Right-angled Triangles)



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. 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: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

Business Studies, Commerce, Education, Geography, Health Studies, Marketing, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Social Work, Journalism, Town Planning, any career involving prediction, sampling and probability., Construction and infrastructure, Manufacturing and technology, The Primary Industries, The Service Industries, Social and Community services, Accountant, Actuarial Science, Computer Analyst or programmer, Economist, Engineering Analyst, Information Scientist, Marketing Research Analyst, Mathematician, Meteorologist, Numerical Analyst, Operations Research, Statistician, Systems Analyst, Teacher, Architecture


Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.