Resources for NCEA Programming Standards - Welcome!

Anthony Robins


Some of the documents here were prepared for the CS4HS professional development workshops held (in Christchurch and Wellington) in 2011 and 2012.

Level 3 Computer Science

For Standard 3.44 / AS91636 "Demonstrate understanding of areas of computer science" see:
The web site developed by Prof Tim Bell and his team at The University of Canterbury.


Level 3 Programming

For Standard 3.46 / AS91637 "Develop a complex computer program for a specified task" see:
Programming-3-46.pdf


Level 2 Programming

For Standards 2.45 / AS91372  "Construct a plan for an advanced computer program for a specified task" 
and 2.46  / AS91373  "Construct an advanced computer program for a specified task" see:
Programming-2-45-and-2-46.pdf


Programming Workbooks for Level 2 (Year 12) and Level 3 (Year 13)

Sandy Garner and I (at the University of Otago, Computer Science Department) have been writing detailed Workbooks to support the programming standards. 
The Year 12 Workbook was used in over 100 schools round NZ in 2012.  The Year 13 Workbook will be in use in 2013.
If you want to know more contact us here.