Curriculum

Curriculum

As New Zealand's leading academic secondary school for boys, Auckland Grammar School offers a dual qualification pathway: both the New Zealand National Certificate of Education Achievement (NCEA) and the University of Cambridge International Exams (CIE). Click here for more information.

Subjects offered include:

  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Classical Studies
  • Design and Technology
  • Economics
  • English
  • French
  • Geography
  • Graphics
  • History and Art History
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Maths (Calculus and Statistics)
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Practical Art
  • Spanish

NOTE: All international students - entry into courses depends on a number of factors including confirmation of prior learning and ability in your chosen subjects and at least an intermediate level of English. Students without the prerequisite level of English on arrival will be referred to the onsite high school preparation class until the required English level is reached.

Junior School:

Students in Forms 3 and 4 study a major core of subjects consisting of English, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Languages and a minor core of Physical Education, Music, Art and Technology. No major core subject will consist of a course of less than one year's duration. Please download the Form 3 Curriculum and Assessment Guide here.

Senior School:

Form 5 marks the start of a three-year programme that will lead to University Entrance and/or further study in the tertiary sector with the introduction of Pre-Q, which will replace the IGCSE pathway from 2019. Click here for further information.