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

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Level of study:
Tuition fees:
18 weeks
Start date: February-2021
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This programme will prepare you for higher level study, training or employment in New Zealand. You will consolidate your oral and written English language skills to use and understand complex English for a wide range of situations, and will expand your face-to-face, independent and online learning study skills.


(Academic) (Level 5) - Listening
(Academic) (Level 5) - Speaking
(Academic) (Level 5) - Reading
(Academic) (Level 5) - Writing

Career/Further Opportunities

Graduates of the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5) [Ref: 1884] will have English language skills to work in positions that require:

  • Complex interpersonal communication
  • Understanding of complex context-specific texts
  • Writing complex, context-specific communications
  • Interaction, effective processing and dissemination of information.

This certificate builds on the:

  • New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4)
  • New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 4)
  • New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Employment) (Level 4)

This certificate facilitates meeting the language requirements for:

Programmes/courses that are linguistically demanding and/or a specialised field of study
Most postgraduate programmes/courses, depending on the focus of the programme leading to this qualification.

Entry criteria

Selection Criteria

a) Candidates must be 16 years or older.
b) Candidates must have achieved NZCEL (Academic) (Level 4)
c) Have achieved a score of IELTS 6.0 across all bands, or equivalent; TOEFL IBT: 60; TOEFL IBT: 550; Pearson: 50
d) Candidates must take part in a selection interview and will be required to take a placement test to determine their current English Language level and learning goals.


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