Liaison Interpreting Contexts (Social Systems, Culture, Ethics) (Micro-credential)
Unitec New Zealand Limited
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To be eligible for admission to this Training Scheme/Micro-credential, all
applicants must meet the following:
a. Requirements for general admission
b. English language requirements
To be admitted to this programme all applicants must meet the following
- Must be 18 years of age on the date of the commencement of this
- Must have a minimum of four years of secondary education or
equivalent in New Zealand or overseas
English Language Admission Requirements
All applicants must have achieved a minimum standard of English as demonstrated
by a minimum of 10 credits at NCEA Level 2 in English (5 in Reading, 5 in Writing).
International applicants and any Domestic applicant for whom English, Māori or
NZ Sign is not their first language must also provide evidence that they have the
necessary English language proficiency required as demonstrated through the use
of evidence of one of the kinds described in NZQA Rules and on the Unitec English
Language Requirements for International Students Web-page
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This credential will enable learners to develop knowledge of NZ social systems and processes, ethnic groups, interpreting ethics and aspects of cultural communication. Learners will be able to apply this knowledge in informal interpreting situations and explore a range of employment pathways including formal skills training in order to be accredited as a liaison interpreter.
Examples of related scholarships
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Foundation Awards
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager
Unitec Study Grants
Unitec Institute of Technology
Up to $500
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.
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