Qualification Overview

Qualification Title National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Educator) (Level 5)
Qualification Type National Certificate
Level 5
Credits 81
Subject Area
  • Education » Teacher Education » Teacher Education not elsewhere classified
  • Education » Adult Education and Training » Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education
Strategic Purpose Statement
The National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Educator) (Level 5) [Ref: 1212] recognises specialist expertise in adult literacy and numeracy education to improve the literacy and numeracy skills of adult learners in Aotearoa New Zealand. It is a professional qualification for adult literacy and numeracy educator competence in Aotearoa New Zealand.

People for whom the National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education is relevant are likely to include existing practitioners and aspiring adult literacy and numeracy educators.

The compulsory section of the qualification is intended to be the recognised minimum standard of professional competence for adult literacy educators in Aotearoa New Zealand, at a higher level than most current practice. The elective section allows recognition of specialisation, including in group, organisational, and/or computer-based contexts.

People awarded the National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education:
. understand historical and theoretical issues underpinning adult literacy and numeracy education in Aotearoa New Zealand
. are knowledgeable about Maori adult literacy
. are able to assess a person''s literacy needs and gains
. are able to design and facilitate literacy skills development for an individual adult learner
. are able to operate as an adult literacy educator in one or more specialist context(s).
Employment pathways
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Entry Requirements Not available
Developed By NZQA National Qualifications Services
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 1212
Status Discontinued
Created November 2005
Last Reviewed January 2016
Last Date For Entry December 2017
Discontinued December 2018

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