DUAL ENROLMENT YEAR 12 - Pathway

DEN22P
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs K. Langdon

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry requirements: Open entry at the discretion of the Dean and Dual Enrolment Coordinator.
Students need to be able to self-managing and motivated to succeed.


Dual enrolment allows students to complete their studies both at school and at another tertiary provider, sharing the days they attend each institution. Students can choose from one of the 2 options below:

Option 1: Ara gives students the opportunity to gain credits towards NCEA Level 2 using a partnership between the school and Ara.
Study will focus on relevant industry skill-based training leading to employment or further training.
Credits gained at both school and Ara count towards NCEA Level 2.
Students take a minimum of 3 subjects at school from Monday to Wednesday and attend Ara Thursday and/or Friday in a course of their choice.

Courses (to be confirmed) for 2023 include: Trades - carpentry, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, general construction. Hospitality - chef training, food and beverage, tourism, sport and health, hairdressing, business administration and computing


Option 2: The National Trade Academy (NTA) gives students the opportunity to gain credits towards NCEA Level 2 using a partnership between the secondary school and the National Trades Academy.
Study will focus on Industry Training Organisation standards designed for land based industries leading to employment or further training.
Students take a minimum of 3 subjects at school Monday to Wednesday and attend NTA Thursday and/or Friday.
Courses (to be confirmed for 2023) include Agriculture - sheep, beef and dairying; Horticulture and Animal Care.
Credits from both school and NTA count towards NCEA Level 2.





Learning Areas:

Careers and Pathways



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Travel allowance is available for students that qualify but some transport costs may be incurred.