Institute of Technology or PolytechnicWintec
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Feb 2023
This programme is for international students based overseas who are wanting a formal qualification for further tertiary study, training, and/or working?in New Zealand. Delivered online, students will develop oral and written English language skills to?understand and use more complex language in?an academic context.
This programme is at a level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)?low B2.
Graduates of the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3) (Offshore) (Online) will have the English language skills to work in positions that require:
Participation in face-to-face interpersonal communication
Respond to basic, context-specific texts
Production of simple, context-specific record-keeping
This certificate builds on the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3) (Offshore) (Online) and can lead to the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4) (Offshore) (Online).
a) Candidates must be 16 years or older.
B) Candidates must have achieved NZCEL (General) (Level 3); or Have achieved an IELTS score of 5.0 across all bands, or equivalent; or
c) 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.