Field          Engineering and Technology


Extension of expiry date for Design unit standards






Design - Graphic Communication

7512, 7515, 7517, 7521

Generic Design

7489, 7491, 7492, 7496


NZQA National Qualifications Services has extended the expiry date of the unit standards listed above.


Date new versions published                                                          December 2017




The expiry of the unit standards will affect the achievability of current provider-developed Architectural Design qualifications still being reviewed as part of the Targeted Review of Qualifications.  The purpose of the extension is to remove the possibility of education providers and students being disadvantaged during the review.


Main changes


·      Expiry dates were extended from 31 December 2017 to 31 December 2019.