Field          Humanities


Revision and rollover of Pacific Studies unit standards





Pacific Studies

Cook Islands Tradition and Culture

28040, 28041, 28042

Niue Tradition and Culture

21313, 21315-21322


NZQA National Qualifications Services (NQS) has completed the revision and rollover of the unit standards listed above.


Date new versions published                                                          September 2018


Planned review date                                                                           December 2021




The unit standards were due for review as part of the NQS regular review cycle.  Stakeholders were consulted and supported the revision and roll-over of the standards.


Main changes


·      Unit standard 21322 was transferred to CMR 0113 from CMR 0119.

·      Unit standards 28040-28042 were transferred to CMR 0226 from CMR 0119 to align with most other school-based subjects.

·      All standards were revised using the latest template.

·      All standards had their planned review dates extended to 2021.

·      Minor changes to Guidance Information to update references.