Qualification Overview

Qualification Title Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Qualification Type Graduate Certificate
Level 7
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Education » Teacher Education » English Language Teaching(ESOL/EFL)
Strategic Purpose Statement
Graduates will have developed skills and knowledge to read, write, speak and understand a target foreign language at an introductory level; the ability to convey reflections of the foreign learning experience; an understanding of the linguistics of the English language, its relevance to teaching contexts, and the social and cultural factors that impact on English language use; Graduates will have knowledge and theoretical teaching, knowledge and practical teaching skills for working with non English Speaking background students. Graduates may pursue higher education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and in particular the Graduate Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages or seek employment positions in TESOL in New Zealand or overseas in a range of education situations.
Employment pathways
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Entry Requirements
Entry to this programme is by enrolment in the Graduate Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and meeting the Graduate Diplomas entry criteria. Completed a professional teaching qualification, 2 yrs teaching experience or equivalent
Education Organisation Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd
Developed By Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd
Quality Assured By Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics Quality
Number WK2550
Status Current
Created November 2006
Next Review October 2021
Content
Content includes: language learning experience, language learning reflections, linguistics for language teaching, learners and language learning processes, language teaching methodology and practice.

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