Review of Workplace Mathematics unit standards

Closed 29 May 2019

NZQA National Qualifications Services (NQS) is reviewing the following Unit Standards listed on the Directory of Assessment Standards (DAS) in June 2019.

Unit Standard Title Domain Level Credits
US64 Perform calculations for a specified workplace Work and Study Skills 1 2
US5223 Use formulae and equations to solve problems in the workplace Algebra 1 1
US5236 Use Pythagoras' theorem and trigonometry to solve problems related to right-angled triangles in the workplace Trigonometry 1 1
US26567 Estimate the solutions to number problems and make estimates of measurements in the workplace Number 1 2

It is proposed to merge these standards to more closely align with the needs of students engaged in workplace/trades related training.

We invite expressions of interest in participating in the review, either as a member of the review panel or as part of the supporting email network.

If you wish to apply to be a panellist, please email your Workplace Mathematics nomination form (DOCX, 528KB) to by Wednesday 29 May 2019.

Further Information

Updates will be posted on the Workplace Mathematics unit standards review page.

Thank you in advance for your help. We look forward to hearing from you.

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