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New Zealand Diploma in Holistic Education

Laidlaw College Incorporated

Subject area

Teacher Education not elsewhere classified




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides a foundation for those who are or want to be a holistic educator in Aotearoa New Zealand or overseas.
Graduates will be able to work effectively with a holistic educational philosophy in a range of social, cultural and spiritual contexts.
Graduates will work independently and in partnership with individuals, whānau, and communities.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Registered teachers who have completed a recognized teaching qualification at L7 or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification) Teachers not registered but have experience of teaching or working with children may be given discretionary acceptance. NCEA Level 3; 3 subjects at L3 made up of 14 credits each in 3 approved subjects; 10 Literacy credits at L2 or above made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing; 10 Numeracy credits at L1 or above made up of *specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects or *unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627 - all required); or evidence of equivalent knowledge or skills. English Language Requirement: IELTS (academic) higher than 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in all bands or Pearson Test of English (academic) score of 58 or equivalent (

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,544 $6,544
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,589 $6,589
Total $13,133 $13,133

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (09) 836 7800
Phone: (09) 836 7800
Fax: (09) 836 7801

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Where does this information come from?

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