Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Auckland Institute of Studies

Subject area

English Language Teaching(ESOL/EFL)



30 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Learners will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to plan and implement good ESOL teaching and to engage in ongoing improvement through reflective practice.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Must be over 18 years of age have a satndard of education that would allow entry to an AIS undergraduate programme, have sucessfully completed the Pre-interview task and interview and (for international students ) English IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Detailed requirements

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


30 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$1,730 $1,730
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$2,045 $2,045
Total $3,775 $3,775

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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 $41,384
Earnings range $29,676 - $48,166
In employment 62%
In further study 30%
On a benefit 4%

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

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Scholarship information

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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 788 392
Phone: (09) 815 1717
Fax: (09) 815 1802
Email: enquiry@ais.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ais.ac.nz

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

Campus locations

Mt Albert

28a Linwood Avenue
Mt Albert


Elite Management School (Wellington Campus)
Level 3, Grand Central Tower, 76-86 Manners Street
Wellington Central

Where does this information come from?

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