Bachelor of Teaching (Primary)


Subject area

Teacher Education: Primary (Pre-Service)



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The primary aim of EIT's Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) (BTP) programme is to ensure that graduates are able to demonstrate how they meet the Standards for the Teaching Profession in a supported environment and uphold the expectations of the Code.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance (as defined by the NZQA), or equivalent (for international applicants not schooled in New Zealand); for applicants under the age of 20 years at the beginning of the academic year, who do not have University Entrance or equivalent, entry may be considered on a case-by-case basis in accordance with the School of Education and Social Sciences policy on discretionary entry; for applicants over the age of 20 years at the beginning of the academic year, evidence of the potential to succeed in tertiary study at degree level, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy competence equivalent to that required for University Entrance

Detailed requirements

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


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$5,401 $16,204
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,764 $32,291
Total $16,165 $48,495

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

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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Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905

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

Where does this information come from?

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

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