Assessment (including Examination) Rules for Schools with Consent to Assess 2016 (EXPIRED)

7.2 New Zealand University Entrance Provisions

  1. Students will have met the minimum requirements for entrance to a university in New Zealand if they have obtained at least:
    1. NCEA Level 3, and
    2. 14 credits in three of the Approved subjects published on the NZQA website, and
    3. a minimum of 10 literacy credits at Level 2 or above from the list of Literacy requirements for University Entrance (published on the NZQA website) made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing, and
    4. a minimum of 10 numeracy credits at Level 1 or above from the Level 1 numeracy achievement standard list (published on the NZQA website), or achievement of all three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627).
  2. Credits may be accumulated over more than one year.
  3. Where assessment standards assess the same learning outcome, they are mutually exclusive for the University Entrance award.
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