New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic)
Level 5

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5)

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  • Locations and dates

    Nelson:

    21 February 2022
    18 July 2022
    10 October 2022

    Offshore Online:

    21 February 2022
    18 July 2022
    10 October 2022

    Online:

    21 February 2022
    18 July 2022
    10 October 2022
  • Length

    16 weeks (plus 2 week study break)

  • Total credits

    60

  • Fees

    2022: $2,900 plus $120 Student Services Levy

    Compulsory Student Services Fee also applies ($240 for fulltime students).
    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code

    NZ1884

Graduates of this programme will be able to:

  • Understand extended, complex oral academic texts on a wide range of topics.
  • Participate flexibly and effectively in extended spoken academic discourse on a wide range of topics.
  • Understand extended, complex written academic texts on a wide range of topics.
  • Write well structured, sophisticated, extended academic texts on a wide range of topics.

 

Key information for students

Entry requirements

Minimum requirements Learn more

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 4), New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4), or the demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills. Demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills can be either through: - Alternative English proficiency outcomes such as IELTS results, Cambridge University ESOL exam results, TOEFL test results or test results from the common European framework are acceptable refer to NZQA English proficiency outcomes (rule 18). - A test designed by NMIT will be used to identify the programme into which the student will be eligible for entry. This test will be able to be undertaken by applicants overseas where required through the use of suitable technology. A follow-up test will be undertaken once the student arrives in New Zealand to ensure the student is placed in the correct programme. In exceptional circumstances, an applicant under the age of 20 years who does not meet the academic entry requirements may be granted entry to the programme where they supply evidence of their ability to succeed on the programme.

Detailed requirements
More information about entry to this qualification

Duration Learn more

18 Weeks

Student success Learn more

Student success data is unavailable for this qualification.

National Graduate Outcomes Learn more

3 years after completion
Median earnings Learn more $31,634
Earnings range Learn more $16,941 - $43,897
In employment Learn more 30%
In further study Learn more 53%
On a benefit Learn more 11%

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