New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Foundation)

Waikato Institute of Education

Subject area

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Qualification

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Entry requirements

None

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for learners of English as an additional language who have no command, or very minimal command of English. It is expected that candidates for this qualification will have literacy skills in another language.

Graduates will have the language skills required to communicate, with support, in very basic, familiar, everyday situations in order to begin to participate in an English Language environment.

This qualification is at a level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) A1.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Language and Literature at this level can earn:

$27,000

Median earnings one year after study

$29,000

Median earnings two years after study

$36,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

33%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship

Provided by:

Quota International of Auckland Inc.

Website:

http://www.quotanz.org

Value:

Maximum value of $5,000

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Rebecca L. Lynch Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Graduate Women North Shore Charitable Trust - RLL Memorial Scholarship Selection Committee

Value:

Non-resident tuition fees, registration fees, and room and board are covered by the scholarship.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 838 2450
Fax: (07) 838 2453
Email: info@wie.nz
Web: http://www.wie.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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