Year 11 Diploma
Laying the foundation for academic success in your senior secondary years and the university pathways beyond.
ACG Senior College offers Year 11 students a unique course that combines the best elements of two prestigious international programmes: International Baccalaureate (IB) and the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). Throughout Year 11 students prepare for the Cambridge IGCSE examinations in each subject. In addition the Core Programme provides a range of learning in financial literacy, global perspectives, second language, health and fitness and the creative arts. On completion students are awarded the ACG Senior College Year 11 Diploma and are well prepared to choose between either the IB Diploma Programme or the Cambridge A Level Programme.
These pathways lead to globally recognised international qualifications recognised by Universities around the world.
English, Mathematics and the Core are compulsory, plus three other subjects.
|Language:||English Language, English Literature, English Second Language|
|Mathematics:||Available at three levels: Core, Extended and Year 12|
|Humanities:||Business Studies, History, Sociology|
|Experimental Sciences:||Biology, Chemistry, Physics. Each available at core or extended level|
|Term 1||Creative Arts: Art, Music, Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award|
|Term 2||Global Perspectives, Introduction to TOK, Study Skills, Research & Writing Skills|
|Term 3||Financial Literacy; or Health & Fitness|
|Culture and Communications: European Languages (French & Spanish)|
|or Asian Languages (Chinese, Korean & Japanese)|
ACG Senior College Year 11 Diploma
|English entry criteria:||Minimum IELTS 5.0 or equivalent. An entry test may be required for class placement.|
|Academic entry criteria:||Completion of New Zealand Year 10 or equivalent.|
|Start date:||Monday 23 January 2017|
|Finish Date:||Tuesday 5 December 2017|