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New Zealand Certificate in Modern Asian Language

IPU New Zealand (Institute of the Pacific United New Zealand)

Subject area

Foreign Languages


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Entry requirements

Modern Asian language may include Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai, and Vietnamese.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for learners of modern Asian language.
Graduates will have the language skills required to communicate and participate in a range of language contexts, under limited supervision.
This qualification allows local and international community members, employers and educational institutions to recognise the level at which the graduate can use modern Asian language for general purposes.

What graduates earn

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


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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Japanese language: Sasakawa Fellowship Fund Undergraduate Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University



$5,000 per annum

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SEG Scholarship - For International Students

Provided by:

IPU New Zealand Tertiary Institute



(A) NZ$7,000 (B) NZ$5,000 (C) NZ$3,000

Read more

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: (6) 3540922
Fax: (6) 3540935

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


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