New Zealand Certificate in Language Teaching

Ako Aotearoa

Subject area

Teacher Education not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Candidates need to demonstrate competence in the target language at Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) B2 or above. Target language refers to the language which is to be taught.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This introductory language teaching qualification is for those who are or want to be a language educator in Aotearoa New Zealand or overseas. It represents a foundation level qualification for a language educator practising under broad professional guidance.

Candidates will be proficient users of the target language, which may be English or any other language.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$32,000

Median earnings two years after study

$38,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

21%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The Capstone Editing Textbook Grant for Undergraduates

Provided by:

Capstone Editing - Director and Head Editor

Website:

https://www.capstoneediting.com.au/

Value:

A$3,000 to one undergraduate student per year

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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student 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: (04) 801 0808
Fax: (04) 801 2682
Email: john.milne@ako.ac.nz
Web: http://ako.ac.nz/ako-aotearoa-qualification-developer-role

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

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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