Certificate in Advanced English for Speakers of Other Languages

Massey University

Subject area

English for Speakers of Other Languages


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Entry requirements

A satisfactory standard of general education in the first language and familiarity with English script. Entry level into the programme is decided after a placement assessment that assesses the applicants reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Holders will be able to apply linguistic knowledge and skills to manage a range of complex and sustained interactions, present to and interact with a group using culturally appropriate strategies, use a range of complex structures to explain information and ideas, master the main features of English phonology and manage their own ongoing language learning.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Language and Literature at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz

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