Te Reo Māori translation subjects

Schools must advise NZQA by the set date if they have candidates who wish to be assessed through the medium of Māori language by completing the form for use of te reo Māori in external assessment (DOC, 114KB).

NCEA Subject

Translated Paper

Answer in te reo Māori

Comment

Accounting

Y

Y

 

Agricultural and Horticultural Science

Y

Y

 

Art History

Y

Y

 

Biology

Y

Y

 

Business Studies

Y

Y

 

Chemistry

Y

Y

 

Chinese

Y

Some

Level 1

English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language. Level 2 - 3

English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Classical Studies

Y

Y

 

Cook Islands Māori

N

Some

No exam, although material submitted for listening and reading may be in either Cook Islands Māori or te reo Māori.

Dance

Y

Y

 

Drama

Y

Y

 

Earth and Space Science

Y

Y

 

Economics

Y

Y

 

Education for Sustainability

Y

Y

Level 3

No exam, although materials may be submitted in te reo Māori.

English

N

N

 

French

Y

Some

Level 1
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language.

Level 2 - 3
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Geography

Y

Y

 

German

Y

Some

Level 1
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language.

Level 2 - 3
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Health

Y

Y

 

History

Y

Y

 

Home Economics

Y

Y

 

Japanese

Y

Some

Level 1
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language.

Level 2 - 3
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Latin

N

N

 

Making Music – Level 3

Y

Y

 

Mathematics – Levels 1 and   2

Y

Y

 

Mathematics with Calculus

Y

Y

 

Media Studies

Y

Y

 

Music – Levels 1 and 2

Y

Y

 

Music Studies – Level 3

Y

Y

 

Physics

Y

Y

 

Samoan

Y

Some

Level 1
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language.

Level 2 - 3
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Science - Levels 1 and 3

Y

Y

 

Social Studies

Y

Y

 

Spanish

Y

Some

Level 1
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in their choice of English, te reo Māori and/or the target language.

Level 2 - 3
English parts of questions and instructions will be translated. Candidates may answer in English or te reo Māori for the Listening and Reading standards. The Writing standard must be answered in the target language.

Statistics and Modelling

Y

Y

 

Te Reo Māori

Not applicable

Not applicable

Translated and answers required in te reo Māori.

Te Reo Rangatira

Not applicable

Not applicable

Translated and answers required in te reo Māori.

Technology - Levels 1, 2, and 3

Generic Technology

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

Design and Visual   Communication

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

Digital   Technologies

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

Visual Arts

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori,

 

Scholarship Subject

Translated Paper

Answer in te reo Māori

Comment

SCHL - Accounting

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Art History

Y

Y

 

SCHL – Agricultural and Horticultural Science

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Biology

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Chemistry

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Chinese

Y

N

Only instructions will be translated.

SCHL - Classical Studies

Y

Y

 

SCHL – Dance

N

Y

Performance exam with no exam paper, material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Design

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Drama

N

Y

Performance exam with no exam paper, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Economics

Y

Y

 

SCHL - English

N

N

 

SCHL - French

Y

N

Only instructions will be translated.

SCHL - Geography

Y

Y

 

SCHL - German

Y

N

Only instructions will be translated.

SCHL - Graphics

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - History

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Japanese

Y

N

Only instructions will be translated.

SCHL - Latin

N

N

 

SCHL - Mathematics with Calculus

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Media Studies

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Music Studies

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Painting

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Photography

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Physical Education

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Physics

Y

Y

 

SCHL - Printmaking

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCH - Samoan

N

N

 

SCHL - Science

Y

Y

 

SCH - Sculpture

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Spanish

Y

N

Only instructions will be translated.

SCHL - Statistics and Modelling

Y

Y

 

SCHL – Te Reo Māori

Not applicable

Not applicable

Exam translated; answers required in te reo Māori.

SCHL – Te Reo Rangatira

Not applicable

Not applicable

Exam translated; answers required in te reo Māori.

SCHL - Technology

N

Y

No exam, although material submitted may be in te reo Māori.

 
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