New Zealand Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Vocational/​Workplace)

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

Teacher Education not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

15 Weeks

Total student fees

$1,626

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for education practitioners who want to develop the literacy and numeracy skills of adult learners by embedding those skills into community, vocational or workplace programmes. It is a non-specialist introduction to embedding literacy and numeracy into adult and tertiary education and training.

Graduates of this qualification will have skills and knowledge related to the basics of embedded literacy and numeracy design, facilitation, assessment and evaluation.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Academic Requirements NCEA Level 2. Alternative Requirements Skills for tertiary study (including literacy and numeracy) may be acquired through study, work and/or life experience. Students who can demonstrate these skills may be approved for alternative entry. Literacy and numeracy assessments are available. Additional Requirements All participants must be working with learners in a post-secondary environment and must meet the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. English Requirements If English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment. IELTS 6.5 Academic (no lower than 6.5 in any subtest). For acceptable alternatives refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

15 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$1,626 $1,626
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$2,136 $2,136
Total $3,761 $3,761

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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 $33,051
Earnings range $19,661 - $36,992
In employment 33%
In further study 58%
On a benefit 7%

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

Eric Tate Scholarship

Provided by:

Central Hawkes Bay District Council - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.chbdc.govt.nz

Value:

Varies

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Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) Scholarship

Provided by:

Gisborne District Council - PA to Mayor

Website:

http://www.gdc.govt.nz/funding/

Value:

$3,000

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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 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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