New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General)

Eastwest College of Intercultural Studies

Subject area

English for Speakers of Other Languages


Entry requirements

There are no mandatory prerequisites to meet regulatory body, or legislative requirements for this qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for learners of English as an additional language, who wish to increase their English language proficiency for general communication.

Graduates will have the general language skills required to communicate in most familiar situations with increasing independence and fluency.

This qualification is at a level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) high B1.

What graduates earn

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


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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Maori Education Trust: Frances Irwin Hunt Art Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager



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Academic English Language Scholarship


Tuition fees for one GIE course

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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) 824 3417
Fax: (07) 824 3418


Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.


21 College Drive
RD 1

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