NZQA logo

New Zealand Qualifications Authority: NZQA

NZQA's role in the education sector is to ensure that New Zealand qualifications are regarded as credible and robust, nationally and internationally, in order to help learners succeed in their chosen endeavours and to contribute to New Zealand society.

NZQA is responsible for

  • managing the New Zealand Qualifications Framework
  • administering the secondary school assessment system
  • independent quality assurance of non-university education providers
  • qualifications recognition and standard-setting for some specified unit standards.
3 results found

Research projects

Sort by: Title Date
Enhancing Mātauranga Māori and Global Indigenous Knowledge is a collaboration of 14 Māori and international scholars and aims to create a forum for Māori and global indigenous academics to connect and support the advancement of learners interested in Māori and indigenous theories of knowledge. This publication will be useful for students, academics and those interested in various indigenous...
Jul 2012
Conversations on Mātauranga Māori is a collection of critical essays that focuses on creating pathways to help refine our understandings and descriptions of mātauranga Māori.  This publication is presented in two parts. In the first, Ngā Kaitūhono members present individual contributions that aim to provide the reader with concepts, theories, frameworks, and ideas about mātauranga Māori....
Jun 2008
This study was designed to investigate the practices of nominated Māori and Pasifika Private Training Establishments (PTEs) in relation to teaching & learning, and programme design & development. It also investigated for what reasons the nominated Māori and Pasifika PTEs used the strategies they did to develop teaching and learning. It asked what cultural elements were interwoven into...

Search filters

Project status

Govt agency


Date published

Research subject

Peer review status

Document type


Reset filters