Certificate in Deaf Studies (Teaching New Zealand Sign Language)

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Teacher Education: Special Education

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Fluency in New Zealand Sign Language.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Students who complete the programme will have increased their understanding of sign language and developed skills relevant to teaching New Zealand Sign Language.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:

$34,000

Median earnings one year after study

$36,000

Median earnings two years after study

$43,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

62%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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