NCEA Level 3 Agriculture Horticulture
Teacher in Charge: S. Millichamp
- Investigation into a NZ primary product or its production;
- Report on factors impacting on profitability of NZ primary products;
- Market forces affecting supply and demand of NZ primary products;
- How production process affects profitability of NZ primary products; and
- Analyse a NZ primary production issue.
Field trip: One or two as required.
This course does lead to a University Entrance approved subject.
Recommended Prior Learning
Level 2 achievement in any of the following subjects - Agricultural Science, 12 Agriculture Academy, Biology, Economics, or by consultation with Mr Millichamp.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Voluntary course contribution: towards field trip transportation, to be advised at the time.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
dairy farmer, forestry contractor, horticultural worker, vet nurse, Amenity Horticulture, Fruit Production, Vegetable Production, Nursery Production, Viticulture, Floristry, Landscaping, Horticultural Consultant, Science technician, Crop Production Manager, Forestry, Marketing Manager, Orchard Manager, Insectary Manager, Vegetable Farm Manager, Quality Controller, landscaper, horticulture, farmer, soil analyst, dairy farmer, forestry,
For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.