Early in 2020, the Provisional NCEA Level 1 Subject List was released for engagement. This closed on the 20 July 2020. A further engagement on NCEA Level 1 Science was opened in response to feedback from the Provisional NCEA Level 1 Subject List was released and closed on 10 August 2020.
In consideration with the feedback received from these two engagements, Minister of Education announced the NCEA Level 1 Subject list on 3 December 2020. These are the confirmed subjects for NCEA Level 1: