Assessment (including Examination) Rules for Schools with Consent to Assess 2014 (EXPIRED)

1. Authority, commencement and application

  1. These Rules are made under section 253 (1) (j) of the Education Act 1989 in respect of assessment (including examinations) carried out in relevant schools with consent to assess.
  2. These Rules replace the Assessment and Examination Rules for Schools with Consent to Assess 2013 (which are consequentially revoked) and are effective from 1 February 2014 until the end of 31 January 2015.
  3. These Rules specify the general requirements for assessment (including examination) in relevant schools with consent to assess involving the:
    1. New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF) and standards on the Directory of Assessment Standards
    2. New Zealand Scholarship (2014)
    3. New Zealand University Entrance.
  4. The principles of fairness, validity and transparency of assessment practice for all candidates are fundamental to the administration of qualifications in schools and underpin these Rules.
 
 
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