Programme overview

Study level two English to start preparing yourself for future study. 


  • Learn how to listen, read, write and speak in English different situations
  • Get the skills to succeed in academic study
  • Get access to great teachers and equipment (including a well-equipped Library, Language Learning Centre and computer labs)
  • Learn in a fast and flexible 16 week programme 
  • English language scholarships available to help you study


Admission requirements

For this programme, you will need the following:

1. Be at least 16 years old by the time the programme begins

2. Have English as a second language and have the following:

  • Hold a NZCEL (Level 1) (Academic) or quivalent; or
  • Achieve an appropriate score on our English Language Placement Test.

3. Be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, have a student visa or hold a Certificate of Refugee Status with eligibility to study 

Don’t meet these requirements? We also accept:

  • Provide sufficient evidence to be eligible for special or discretionary admission.

For more information download the programme regulations:

Programme Regulations

Courses and timetables

For more details on the courses including timetables, please click on the course names below.

Oral Skills (L2) (EAPL2150) 30 credits (0.25 EFTS)To develop students’ spoken accuracy and fluency in the English language and their understanding of spoken English texts within a limited range of familiar contexts and genres
Text Based Skills (L2) (EAPL2151) 30 credits (0.25 EFTS)To develop students’ written accuracy and fluency in the English language within a limited range of genre in socially constructed ways. To develop students’ understanding of a limited range of written English texts