Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
University of Canterbury
Teacher Professional Development
Total student fees
over 38 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification will produce students who are skilful and knowledgeable English language educators for a variety of settings in New Zealand and internationally. They will have developed knowledge about language acquisition and development, as well as skills in teaching languages, and understanding of the linguistic and social pressures experienced by learners and users of indigenous, heritage or additional languages. Students will have gained a comprehensive overview of the field of language learning and teaching, and the ability to judiciously plan for research-informed language courses for a variety of settings, target languages, learners and learning environments.
Key Information for Students
An approved Bachelor's degree
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(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||$34,631 - $61,143|
|In further study||28%|
|On a benefit||2%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Helen Macmillan Brown Bursaries
University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office
$2,500 per annum
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.