Master of Higher Education

University of Otago

Subject area

Teacher Education: Tertiary



1.5 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

At the end of the period of study participants will have developed an advanced knowledge of teaching and learning and be independent researchers of their own practices. They will understand the theories of teaching and student learning and how these apply to their own professional situations, across their institutions and in different disciplines and cultures. They will have leadership and mentoring skills and be able to guide other staff in issues pertaining to teaching and learning and higher education more broadly. A graduate will have a strong and critical sense of values and how these are developed and acquired by students.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Completion of a bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification to an appropriate standard, or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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


1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,649 $12,974
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,330 $12,495
Total $16,979 $25,469

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

Student Success


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 N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

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

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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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