Duration: 17 weeks

Location: Auckland CBD, New Lynn, Manukau

Entry Requirements:

  • Be 16 years old by the time the programme starts
  • A New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 (Applied) or equivalent, or achieve an appropriate score on Seafield’s Language Placement Test.

What you can achieve?

The programme aims to provide students with the language competency in academic contexts which will enable their pathway to further tertiary study.  It sets out to further advance the students’ skills of speaking, listening, reading, writing and critical thinking and develop the students’ confidence and study skills that will enable them to undertake independent learning at the tertiary level.

What you will study?

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Understanding of context-specific professional and/or technical texts
  • Writing context-specific records and reports
  • Interaction in a team

Next Steps:

  • You can study further with a Diploma course at New Zealand School of Education (NZSE)
  • You can study further with New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 5 with NZ Institutions and leading to a higher-level programme

Additional English Online Support:

Vital English

You will have free access to one of the world’s best online mobile English courses, Vital English. Communication in English is important to you finding successful employment in New Zealand. The courses cover reading, writing, listening and speaking – as well as grammar and vocabulary. Ask your tutor for more information.