Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Teacher Professional Development

Duration

38 Weeks

Total student fees

$3,768

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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

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

38 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,768 $3,768
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,987 $3,987
Total $7,755 $7,755

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


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $52,686
Earnings range $34,631 - $61,143
In employment 73%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 2%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Helen Macmillan Brown Bursaries

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$2,500 per annum

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Go Waitaha Canterbury Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

see "additional information"

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

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

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

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.

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