Graduate Certificate in Teacher Development

University of Otago

Subject area

Teacher Professional Development

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Entry requirements

An IELTS score of at least 6.5 in the academic module or equivalent; plus a bachelor's degree or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be overseas teachers or educational administrators, managers or academic developers who will have developed their knowledge of current educational practice in a selected area/subject in early childhood, elementary/primary, secondary or tertiary education, and of teaching innovative methodologies and resources. They will be able to critically examine curriculum and educational leadership practice and management in New Zealand and further develop their programme design and planning expertise.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607

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