15 Nov 2010

NCEA exams start

3:03 pm on 15 November 2010

Three weeks of NCEA exams began on Monday morning for more than 140,000 students.

The Qualifications Authority says there will be 116 exams, including scholarship exams which started last week, and 22 other assessments such as judging art portfolios.

The first NCEA exams are with level one maths, level two art history and level three statistics.

The last exams are scheduled for 1 December and results are expected to be available online in the first half of January.