NCEA Level 1 Agriculture Science

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Millichamp

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Agriculture or by consultation with Head of Agriculture.


  • Soils;
  • Pastures/crops;
  • Livestock production;
  • Practical skills; and
  • Environmental impact.

Field Trips:

Two days on practical skills.

This subject will lead to a UE approved subject.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery


Pathway Tags

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


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.