New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching
Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd
Teacher Education: Tertiary
Total student fees
over 20 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is for individuals aspiring to or in a career in adult and tertiary teaching or training, including vocational education and training.
It is intended for those who already have a qualification or equivalent experience in their primary discipline e.g. a trade. It represents the base level qualification for a professional adult and tertiary teaching practitioner.
Key Information for Students
Academic Requirements NCEA Level 2. Alternative Requirements Skills for tertiary study (including literacy and numeracy) may be acquired through study, work and/or life experience. Students who can demonstrate these skills may be approved for alternative entry. Literacy and numeracy assessments are available. Additional Requirements All participants must be working with learners in a post-secondary environment and must meet the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. English Requirements If English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment. IELTS 6.5 Academic (no lower than 6.5 in any subtest). For acceptable alternatives refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$19,661 - $36,992|
|In further study||58%|
|On a benefit||7%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
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Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).
Hauraki Greenland Scholarship
Ministry of Justice
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.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
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.