This English course also prepares you for a career in different industries, from Carpentry and Plumbing to Community Work.
- Learn how to communicate in different situations from the workplace to community activities
- Get the skills to succeed in academic study
- Go on to study in higher level certificate programmes
- 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
- Scholarships available to help pay for your study
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 2) (Academic) or equivalent; 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:
Courses and timetables
For more details on the courses including timetables, please click on the course names below.
|Oral & Text-based Skills (L3) (EAPL3150)||30 credits (0.25 EFTS)||To develop students’ English language skills so that they can participate effectively in the study of English at CEFR Level B1 in a selected context: general, academic or workplace.|
|English for Academic Purposes (L3) (EAPL3151)||30 credits (0.25 EFTS)||To develop students’ English language skills to enable them to communicate with some independence and fluency in order to participate in routine academic English language contexts|
|English for Social and Community Purposes (L3) (EAPL3153)||30 credits (0.25 EFTS)||To develop students’ English language skills to enable them to communicate with some independence and fluency in real world contexts in New Zealand society.|