Master of Professional Language Studies

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Teacher Professional Development

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree and either a year of advanced study in a relevant field or professional and /or scholarly experience, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MPLS graduates will possess advanced academic knowledge and analytical capabilities in language studies and be able to apply such advanced academic knowledge/capabilities rigorously, analytically and creatively to new situations and problems. They will critically analyse, reflect on and modify effectively their own practice; independently assess and critique new information and research relevant to language studies; show mastery of the reflective practice process in order to work independently and manage their ongoing professional development; work expertly, effectively and collaboratively with people from diverse cultural backgrounds.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei AUT Community Partnership Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology




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TPT Group Business Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology - Acting Head of Office



$5000 contribution to tuition fees

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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

Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812

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