- Current students
This programme is open for applications for 2019.
This English programme also prepares you for a career in many different industries, in school, at home and in the workplace.
- Learn how to communicate in different situations from the workplace to community activities
- Get the language and study skills to succeed in academic study
- Prepare for further study in higher level certificate programmes
- Gain an understanding of ethical, bicultural and social issues in NZ
- Learn in a fast and flexible 16 week programme
- Use the latest technology and apps to help you learn
- Get access to great teachers and equipment (including a well-equipped Library, Language Learning Centre and computer labs)
After completing this course, you will:
- Have the language skills required to communicate in familiar situations with increasing independence and fluency.
- Be able to continue your education with the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3)
For this programme, you will need the following:
- Be 16 years old by the time the programme starts
- A New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2) or equivalent, or achieve an appropriate score on Unitec's Language Studies English Language Placement Test.
Don’t meet these requirements? We also accept:
- 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, please click on the course names below. Please note that our systems are updating with new course timetable information for 2019; please check back again soon.
|Oral & Text-based Skills (L3) (EAPL3150)||30 credits (0.25 EFTS)||This course develops the language skills required for students to participate effectively at CEFR low B2 level in routine academic English language contexts.|
|English for Social and Community Purposes (L3) (EAPL3153)||30 credits (0.25 EFTS)||This course develops students’ English language and cultural skills to enable them to communicate with some independence and fluency in real world contexts in New Zealand society.|
|Oral Skills (Level 3) (EAPL3154)||30.0 credits (0.25 EFTS)||This course develops students’ speaking and listening skills on familiar and routine topics at CEFR high B1 level.|
|Text-Based Skills (Level 3) (EAPL3155)||30.0 credits (0.25 EFTS)||This course develops students? reading and writing skills on familiar and routine topics at CEFR high B1 level.|