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Planning ahead for Tertiary Studies

If you are planning to study at university it is recommended that you plan towards taking for Year 13 a minimum of 4 subjects from the approved list, or 5 if you will be looking at a limited entry programme at one of the universities referred to above. Information from university websites will give more specific requirements for entry to each particular university.

Credits for the university entrance and rank score requirements can be accumulated over more than one year.

The above information regarding tertiary requirements and your subject needs for Levels 2 and 3 is very important to consider as you now proceed with your subject selections for 2019.

APPROVED SUBJECT

ACHIEVEMENT STANDARDS

Accounting

91404, 91405, 91406, 91407, 91408, 91409

Agriculture & Horticulture

91528, 91529, 91530, 91531, 91532

Biology

91601, 91602, 91603, 91604, 91605, 91606, 91607

Business Studies

91379, 91380, 91381, 91382, 91383, 91384, 91385

Calculus

91573, 91574, 91575, 91576, 91577, 91578, 91579, 91587

Chemistry

91387, 91388, 91389, 91390, 91391, 91392, 91393

Chinese

91533, 91534, 91535, 91536, 91537

Classical Studies

91394, 91395, 91396, 91397, 91398

Construction and Mechanical Technologies

91620, 91621, 91622, 91623, 91624, 91625, 91626, and 91627, 91628, 91629, 91630, 91631, and 91632, 91633, 91634, 91635, 91636, 91637, 91638, 91639, 91640, 91641, 91642, and 91643, 91644, and 91608, 91609, 91610, 91611,  91612, 91613, 91614, 91615, 91616, 91617, 91618, 91619

Cook Islands Maori

91538, 91539, 91540, 91541, 91542

Dance

91588, 91589, 91590, 91591, 91592, 91593, 91594, 91595

Design (Practical Art)

91440, 91445, 91450, 91455, and 91460

Design and Visual Communication

91627, 91628, 91629, 91630, 91631, and 91620, 91621, 91622, 91623, 91624, 91625, 91626, and 91632, 91633, 91634, 91635, 91636, 91637, 91638, 91639, 91640, 91641, 91642, and 91643, 91644, and 91608, 91609, 91610, 91611,  91612, 91613, 91614, 91615, 91616, 91617, 91618, 91619

Digital Technologies

91632, 91633, 91634, 91635, 91636, 91637, 91638, 91639, 91640, 91641, 91642, and 91627, 91628, 91629, 91630, 91631, and 91620, 91621, 91622, 91623, 91624, 91625, 91626, and 91643, 91644, and 91608, 91609, 91610, 91611,  91612, 91613, 91614, 91615, 91616, 91617, 91618, 91619

Drama

91512, 91513, 91514, 91515, 91516, 91517, 91518, 91519, 91520

Earth and Space Science

91410, 91411, 91412, 91413, 91414, 91415

Economics

91399, 91400, 91401, 91402, 91403

Education for Sustainability

90828, 90831, 90832, 91735, 91736

English

91472, 91473, 91474, 91475, 91476, 91477, 91478, 91479, 91480

French

91543, 91544, 91545, 91546, 91547

Geography

91426, 91427, 91428, 91429, 91430, 91431, 91432, 91433

German

91548, 91549, 91550, 91551, 91552

Health Education

91461, 91462, 91463, 91464, 91465

History

91434, 91435, 91436, 91437, 91438, 91439

History of Art

91482, 91483, 91484, 91485, 91486, 91487, 91488, 91489

Home Economics

91466, 91467, 91468, 91469, 91470, 91471

Indonesian

91645, 91646, 91647, 91648, 91649

Japanese

91553, 91554, 91555, 91556, 91557

Korean

91558, 91559, 91560, 91561, 91562

Latin

91506, 91507, 91508, 91509, 91510, 91511

Mathematics

91573, 91574, 91575, 91576, 91577, 91578, 91579, 91587, and 91580, 91581, 91582, 91583, 91584, 91585, 91586

Media Studies

91490, 91491, 91492, 91493, 91494, 91495, 91496, 91497

Music Studies

91416, 91417, 91418, 91419, 91420, 91421, 91422, 91423, 91424, 91425

Painting (Practical Art)

91441, 91446, 91451, 91456, and 91460

Photography (Practical Art)

91442, 91447, 91452, 91457, and 91460

Physical Education

91498, 91499, 91500, 91501, 91502, 91503, 91504, 91505, 91789

Physics

91521, 91522, 91523, 91524, 91525, 91526, 91527

Printmaking (Practical Art)

91443, 91448, 91453, 91458, and 91460

Processing Technologies

91643, 91644, and 91632, 91633, 91634, 91635, 91636, 91637, 91638, 91639, 91640, 91641, 91642, and 91627, 91628, 91629, 91630, 91631, and 91620, 91621, 91622, 91623, 91624, 91625, 91626, and 91608, 91609, 91610, 91611,  91612, 91613, 91614, 91615, 91616, 91617, 91618, 91619

Religious Studies

90825, 90826, 90827, 91725

Samoan

91563, 91564, 91565, 91566, 91567

Science

91601, 91602, 91603, 91604, 91605, 91606, 91607, and 91387, 91388, 91389, 91390, 91391, 91392, 91393, and 91410, 91411, 91412, 91413, 91414, 91415, and 91521, 91522, 91523, 91524, 91525, 91526, 91527

Sculpture (Practical Art)

91444, 91449, 91454, 91459, and 91460

Spanish

91568, 91569, 91570, 91571, 91572

Social Studies

91596, 91597, 91598, 91599, 91600

Statistics

91580, 91581, 91582, 91583, 91584, 91585, 91586

Technology

91608, 91609, 91610, 91611,  91612, 91613, 91614, 91615, 91616, 91617, 91618, 91619, and 91643, 91644, and 91632, 91633, 91634, 91635, 91636, 91637, 91638, 91639, 91640, 91641, 91642, and 91627, 91628, 91629, 91630, 91631, and 91620, 91621, 91622, 91623, 91624, 91625, 91626

Te Reo Māori

91650, 91651, 91652, 91653, 91654

Te Reo Rangatira

90536, 90785, 90786, 90787, 90788, 90789, 90790, 90791 (This series of standards expires 31/12/2016), and 91803, 91804, 91805, 91806, 91807, 91808, 91809, 91810, 91817

Tongan

91679, 91680, 91681, 91682, 91683