Date
19 January 2020

Apply for special assessment conditions for NCEA

Suggestion for implementing the strategy ‘Using assistive technology in assessments and exams, including NCEA’

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Learn about SAC

Learn about SAC

SAC provide extra help for approved students to complete NCEA internal standards and external (exams) standards. 

SAC are available to meet a range of physical, sensory, medical, and learning needs.

Barriers to achievement are removed or reduced, providing students with a fair opportunity to achieve credits. 

Applications are made by schools on the behalf of students.

For more information visit Special Assessment Conditions – information for parents and caregivers.

Apply for SAC for NCEA

Apply for SAC for NCEA

Applications for Special Assessment Conditions (SACs) are made by schools on behalf of the student.

Ministry of Education staff can support the process but are not responsible for it.

Detailed information on SAC is available from the NZQA website.

Contact NZQA with queries.

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Special assessment conditions (SAC)

Publisher: Ministry of Education | Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga

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More suggestions for implementing the strategy “Use AT in assessments and exams, including NCEA”:

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