Field           Computing and Information Technology


Extension of expiry date of Generic Computing unit standards






Generic Computing

2781, 2785, 2789, 5940, 5953, 20332, 24872, 25662


NZQA National Qualification Services has completed the extension of the expiry date of the unit standards listed above.


Date new versions published                                                               June 2019




The extension of expiry dates has been undertaken at the request of the Skills Organisation.  This one-year extension is to avoid duplication of effort for programme and resource redevelopment linked to the current review of the business qualifications.


For information on replacements relationships, see the January 2017 change report for the review of Computing unit standards.


Main changes


·      The last date for assessment of these eight expiring unit standards was extended from 31 December 2019 to 31 December 2020.

·      The unit standards were updated to align with the current template.