Domain - Earth and Space Science

Domain - Earth and Space Science

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Level 2

Carry out a practical Earth and Space Science investigation

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced unit standard 6360, unit standard 6361, and AS90312.

91187 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Examine an Earth and Space Science issue and the validity of the information communicated to the public

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced unit standard 6352 and AS90771.

91188 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Investigate geological processes in a New Zealand locality

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced unit standard 6362 and AS90767.

91189 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Investigate how organisms survive in an extreme environment

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Version 2

91190 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of the causes of extreme Earth events in New Zealand

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Version 2

91191 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of stars and planetary systems

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90764.

91192 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of physical principles related to the Earth System

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Version 2

91193 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Level 3

Carry out an independent practical Earth and Space Science investigation

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90727.

91410 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Investigate a socio-scientific issue in an Earth and Space Science context

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90728.

91411 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Investigate the evidence related to dating geological event(s)

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90731 and unit standard 21614.

91412 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of processes in the ocean system

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Version 2

91413 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of processes in the atmosphere system

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Version 2

91414 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Investigate an aspect of astronomy

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90733.

91415 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Data as at 17 June 2019