Processes for maintaining the Approved Subjects List for University Entrance

NZQA has developed processes and criteria for maintaining the approved subjects list for University Entrance (PDF, 226KB). To find out more, click the little blue arrow Blue arrow.

A modification to the list of approved subjects for University Entrance (i.e. the addition and/or removal of subjects and standards)

Key dates for 2018

Modification to the UE List Arrow diagram

 

 Application to NZQADecision to Applicant
Addition of standards to a current
 subject/subjects on the list
28 February 2018 By 31 August 2018
Addition of a new subject to the list 31 May 2018 By mid- May 2019

How to

To submit an application to modify the list of approved subjects, please download and complete the Application for Modification to the Approved Subjects List for University Entrance (PDF, 664KB) form and email through to UEchanges@nzqa.govt.nz.

A regular periodic review of the list of approved subjects for University Entrance (i.e. the list remains relevant and meets its intended purpose). This occurs every four years

Key dates for 2018

Decision circlePeriodic Review of the List

Every four years NZQA consults with the education sector and other interested groups about the approved subjects list to ensure that the list is relevant and meets the sector's expectations.

Changes may be made to whole subjects, or to the standards within a subject.

The first Periodic review of the approved subjects list for University Entrance will begin in 2018.

ProcessIndicative Timelines
NZQA call for submissions From February 2018
Information to NZQA By 31 August 2018
NZQA notifies the outcome of the Review By end of August 2019

Please refer to the process and criteria guidelines (PDF, 226KB) for further guidance and details of evidence that must be submitted to support your application.

Contact

For more information, please email UEchanges@nzqa.govt.nz.

 
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