CURRICULUM MAP & PREREQUISITES 2019
The table below contains the complete list of available subjects in every year level.

   COMMERCE
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13
Business Studies Accounting Accounting: 10+ credits at L1 Accounting or 10+ credits at L1 English required Accounting: 10+ credits at L2 Accounting OR 10+ credits at L2 English required      
Economics Economics: 10+ credits at L1 Economics or 10+ credits at L1 English required Economics: 10+ credits at L2 Economics or 10+ credits at L2 English required    
Financial Capability: a 1/3 of a year – rotates with Life & Faith and Transition Financial Capability:  Less than 10 credits at L1 Mathematics required Financial Capability: Less than 10 credits at L2 Mathematics required
   ENGLISH AND LANGUAGES
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13
English English English

English – Streamed.

14+ credits L1 English – Advanced

7-13 credits L1 English – Core

0-6 credits L1 English – Applied

English – Streamed.

Not available to students with less than 8 credits at L2 English

Te Reo Maori

Te Reo Maori

Te Reo Maori

Te Reo Maori – At HOD’s discretion Te Reo Maori – At HOD’s discretion

Media Studies: 10+ credits at L1 English Media Studies: 10+ credits at L2 English
   HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION
 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13

Health & Physical Education

Health & Physical Education

Health & Physical Education

Health & Physical Education: 10+ theory credits at L1 Health & Physical Education required

Health & Physical Education: 10+ theory credits at L2 Health & Physical Education required

Physical Education 

Physical Education: 10+ theory credits at L1 Physical Education required

Physical Education: 10+ theory credits at L2 Physical Education required

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Sport Leadership: Less than 10 credits at L1 Physical Education required 

Sport Leadership: Less than 10 credits at L2 Physical Education required or 10+ credits at L2 Sport Leadership

 LIFE AND FAITH 

 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13

Life & Faith 

 

Life & Faith 

 

Life & Faith:  a 1/3 of a year – rotates with Transition &
Financial Capability 

 

Life & Faith: (Full Year Course) 10+ credits at L1 English required  Life & Faith: (Full Year Course) 10+ credits at L2 English required 
   MATHEMATICS
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13
Mathematics                Mathematics                 

Mathematics
Streamed

– Advanced
– Core

Mathematics – Streamed.

14+credits at L1 Maths – Advanced

7-13 credits at L1 Maths – Core

Calculus & Statistics:
13+ credits at L2 Mathematics required
   SCIENCE
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13

Science

Science

Science

Biology: 10+ credits at L1 Science
Chemistry: 10+ credits at L1 Science
Physics: 10+ credits at L1 Science

Biology: 10+ credits at L2 Biology 

Chemistry: 10+ credits at L2 Chemistry

Physics: 10+ credits at L2 Physics 

   SOCIAL STUDIES
 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13

Social

Studies

Social

Studies

 –  – Geography Geography: 10+ credits at L1 Geography OR 10+ credits at L1 English required

Geography: 10+ credits at L2 Geography OR 10+ credits at L2 English required

 –  – History History: 10+ credits at L1 History OR 10+ credits at L1
English required

History: 10+ credits at L2 History OR 10+ credits at L2 English required

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Transition:  a 1/3 of a year – rotates with Life & Faith and Financial Capability

Transition: Less than 10 credits at L1 English required

Transition: Less than 10 credits at L2 English required

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Travel & Tourism: Open entry to ‘vocational’ students. Dean’s discretion

Travel & Tourism: Open entry to ‘vocational’ students. Dean’s discretion

 TECHNOLOGY 

 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13
Technology Technology Technology Technology: successful completion of AS91063 (3cr), AS91065 (3cr) & AS91066 (3cr), or at Dean’s discretion Technology: 10+ credits at L2 Technology required, or at HOD’s discretion
Construction (BCATS)
Digital Technology  – Digital Technology: 10+ credits at L1 English required, or at HOD’s discretion Digital Technology: 10+ credits at L2 Digital Technology required, or at HOD’s discretion
MIT Courses – acceptance based on numbers:
Hospitality-Automotive-Construction
MIT Courses – acceptance based on numbers:
Hospitality-Automotive-Construction
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Prerequisites for Year 12 Prerequisites for Year 13
Dance:  10+ credits at L1 English  Dance:  10+ credits at L2 English 
Drama: 10+ credits at L1 English  Drama: 10+ credits at L2 English 
Music Music Music Music: 10+ credits at L1 Music required and at HOD’s discretion if new to subject Music: 10+ credits at L2 Music required and at HOD’s discretion if new to subject
Visual Art Visual Art Visual Art Visual Art: 10+ credits at L1 Visual Art required and at HOD’s discretion if new to subject Visual Art: 10+ credits at L2 Visual Art required and at HOD’s discretion if new to subject

SENIOR SUBJECTS OFFERED 2019 

YEAR 11  YEAR 12  YEAR 13
National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 1 National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 2 National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 3
Accounting Accounting Accounting
–  Biology Biology
 Chemistry  Chemistry
Construction (BCATS)
Digital Technology
Digital Technology 
Dance Dance
 – Drama Drama
Economics
Economics
Economics
English
> core      > applied
English
> advanced     > core      > applied
English
Financial Capability  Financial Capability*   Financial Capability*  
Geography
Geography
Geography
Health & Physical Education Health & Physical Education Health & Physical Education
History
History
History
Life & Faith
Life & Faith  Life & Faith
Mathematics
> advanced     > core
Mathematics
> advance    > core* 
 Mathematics
> Calculus & Statistics 
Media Studies  Media Studies 
Music
 Music
Music 
Physical Education  Physical Education  Physical Education
 Physics Physics 
Science    – 
 –  Sport Leadership *
 Sport Leadership *
Te Reo Maori
Te Reo Maori
Te Reo Maori
Technology Technology Technology
Transition
Transition *
Transition *
 – Travel & Tourism *  Travel & Tourism * 
 Visual Art Visual Art  Visual Art 
MIT COURSES AVAILABLE – acceptance based on numbers (Hospitality, Automotive, Construction) MIT COURSES AVAILABLE – acceptance based on numbers (Hospitality, Automotive, Construction)

 

YEAR 11 YEAR 12  YEAR 13
COMPULSORY SUBJECTS COMPULSORY SUBJECTS NO COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
English
Mathematics
Science
Life & Faith / Transition
English  

    

 * these subjects are NOT approved for University Entrance 

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END OF YEAR EXAM DATES 2018

Start – Wednesday, 7 November 2018
End – Friday, 30 November 2018

EXAM TIMETABLE 2018 :     



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