Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary)

Bethlehem Tertiary Institute

Subject area

Teacher Education: Secondary (Pre-Service)



1 Year

Total student fees


over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The overarching aim for this Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary) programme is
the development of wise, professional educators whose dispositions are characterised as gracious, secure and teachable and whose teaching is relational, transformative and responsive. Inherent within this is a commitment to critical reflection, engagement with a Biblical Worldview, the New Zealand Curriculum and the aspirations stated within the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand's Code of Professional Responsibility, Standards for the Teaching Profession and Graduating Teacher Standards Aotearoa, New Zealand.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved qualification at NZQA level 7 or above, professional suitability, match Education Council s Fit to be a Teacher criteria, fit Institute ethos. Papers to 300 or 400 level in a teaching subject appropriate to the secondary school curriculum.

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,711 $7,711
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,993 $10,993
Total $18,705 $18,705

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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 $52,413
Earnings range $43,614 - $56,549
In employment 85%
In further study 10%
On a benefit 1%

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

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 562 2902
Fax: (07) 579 1882

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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.

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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