Login Register What is a My StudyNZ?
Login Register What is a My StudyNZ?
Victoria University of Wellington


Victoria University of Wellington

Back to course results View more courses from Victoria University of Wellington

Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (GCertTESOL)

Key information

Level of study:
Tuition fees:
1 trimesters
Start date: 04-November-2020
Victoria University of Wellington
Course enquiry Shortlist shortlist loader
2 of 20 Your selection was not able to be shortlisted, please try again

Course details


Industry-relevant learning

Get a grounding in the basics of language teaching methods, classroom management and course design, and receive a qualification to teach English to speakers of other languages.

This is a practical programme where you'll study two courses during the summer trimester. You'll observe experienced language teachers, and also teach second language learners under supervision and guidance.

You'll need a minimum of an undergraduate degree, or be very close to finishing your undergraduate degree. This programme is not for you if you already have teaching qualifications or experience as a classroom teacher.

Returning to study

Many students return to university for postgraduate study after several years away. If it's been a while since you've studied, our liaison officers can help you get back into university life.

Programme requirements

For this programme you'll need to:

Complete Introduction to Language Teaching (ELIN 801) and TESOL Classroom Practice (ELIN 802), worth 60 points in total

Entry criteria

A Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Proof of English proficiency

To be accepted into this programme you will need one of the following:

IELTS: minimum overall score of 6.5 with no sub-score below 6.0

TOEFL: minimum score of 90 for the internet-based test with a minimum of 20 in writing

Pearson Test of English: minimum score of 58 (with a ‘Communicative’ score of not less than 50)

EPP: minimum final scores of 4,4,5,5


The listings provided on the StudyinNewZealand.govt.nz ("SINZ") website are for information and promotional purposes only. ENZ does not endorse any of the education providers listed, and the information, content and material provided in the listings is the sole responsibility of each education provider. This search is powered by Hotcourses.