Geraldine High School



  1. Introduction

    As you are thinking about what subjects you should study next year, and in the years after that. Try and avoid some of the most common ... Read more…
  2. General Information

    At you will study subjects. At you will study subjects (or FIVE by negotiation). At you will study subjects plus study. It is ... Read more…
  3. Course Qualification Structures

    Level 1 National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) To gain this qualification you need: a total of 80 credits including ... Read more…
  4. Entrance to University

    University Entrance is the minimum requirement to go to a New Zealand University. To qualify you will need: NCEA Level 3Three ... Read more…
  5. COURSE SEARCH BY DEPARTMENT

    English GeneralProject English Social Sciences Business StudiesGeographyHistory HPE & Outdoor Education HealthHealth & Physical ... Read more…
  6. COURSE SEARCH BY NCEA LEVEL

    LEVEL ONE AgricultureArt (Visual)Business StudiesDesign & Visual CommunicationDigitalDramaEnglishEnglish - ProjectGeographyFashion & ... Read more…
  7. Agriculture

    LEVEL ONE Course of Study Level 1 Agriculture assesses Achievement Standards from the NCEA Agriculture and Horticultural Science ... Read more…
  8. Art (Visual)

    LEVEL ONE Course of Study  Level One Visual Art looks at a selected subject or theme and develops it in a range of wet and dry ... Read more…
  9. Biology

    LEVEL TWO Course of Study  Biology is a subject that leads to many careers (medicine, human sciences, agriculture, fisheries, ... Read more…
  10. Business Studies

    LEVEL ONE Course Outline  Business Studies focuses on how we organise, plan, and act to create and develop goods and services to ... Read more…
  11. Chemistry

    LEVEL TWO Course Description  This course looks at the fundamental building blocks of materials (elements), and the compounds ... Read more…
  12. Connected Projects

    LEVEL TWO Course Description This course allows students to create a project based on their own interests/passions. Students will ... Read more…
  13. Design & Visual Communication

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  DVC aims to provide a variety of design and drawing experiences which are challenging, creative, ... Read more…
  14. Digital

    LEVEL ONE Course of Study  You will have the opportunity to gain skills in digital information handling, micro-controllers, ... Read more…
  15. Drama

    LEVEL ONE Course Outline  Drama students cover drama techniques, elements and conventions within an extensive course covering the ... Read more…
  16. English

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  In this course you will develop the reading, writing and oral language skills required to achieve ... Read more…
  17. English - Project

    LEVEL ONE  Course Description This is an English course based on your interests and understanding of English through a media lens. ... Read more…
  18. Gateway

    Gateway is a vocational subject designed to encourage seamless transitions for Year 12 and 13 students into tertiary studies or the ... Read more…
  19. Geography

    Geography is the study of the environment as the home of people. It explores the relationships between people and the natural ... Read more…
  20. Fashion & Design

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This course is designed to provide students freedom to incorporate their own design ideas, improve ... Read more…
  21. Food Technology

    LEVEL ONE Course Description This course allows you to develop a broad understanding of nutrition, with a particular focus on the ... Read more…
  22. German

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  The German programme is designed to improve students’ confidence and fluency in four key skills: ... Read more…
  23. Hard Materials

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This course will involve students in the development of knowledge and skills in the use of ... Read more…
  24. Health

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This course will offer you the opportunity to develop your personal and interpersonal skills and ... Read more…
  25. History

    History teaches you how to understand the causes and consequences of past events that are significant to New Zealanders and our ... Read more…
  26. Mathematics & Statistics

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This course covers the strands of Algebra & Number, Measurement & Geometry, and Statistics & ... Read more…
  27. Mathematics & Calculus

    LEVEL THREE Course of Study  The course consists of approximately 50% Calculus with the balance made up of Algebra, Trigonometry ... Read more…
  28. Music

    LEVEL ONE Course description  The music course will focus on preparing students for whatever pathway they choose to pursue in ... Read more…
  29. Outdoor Education

    LEVEL ONE Course of Study You will have the opportunity to improve personal skills such as self confidence, responsibility, ... Read more…
  30. Physical Education

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This is a theory and practical based course designed to introduce concepts that will be developed ... Read more…
  31. Physics

    LEVEL TWO Course Description  Physics is the study of the physical world. Level 2 Physics covers mechanics, atomic and electrical ... Read more…
  32. Video: Primary Industry Academy (PIA)

    The Primary Industry Academy is a skills based course, which links school, Industry Training Organisations, and employers. “Practical ... Read more…
  33. Science

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  This course is a study of natural phenomena. It investigates theories and uses experimental ... Read more…
  34. Te Reo Maori

    LEVEL ONE Course Description  The Te Reo Maori programme is designed to improve students’ confidence and fluency in four key ... Read more…