Institute of Technology or PolytechnicNelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) - Te Pūkenga
This course is available
Level of Study
60 credit hours
Next start date
Expected Feb 2024
Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
This programme will teach you to communicate in most situations with some independence and fluency so as to take part in everyday life, in a workplace and/or for academic study. Learner independence is encouraged through the use of online and project-based learning which develop generic skills that are transferable to work and study, such as computer skills, time management and team work.
You can also do this programme in two parts, completing the two halves of the programme at different times, if this fits better with your requirements.
You will develop core language skills.
Graduates of this qualification will have the English language skills to:
Career opportunities & pathways
Successful completion of this programme can lead to positions that require face to face interpersonal communication, understanding of basic context-specific texts, simple context-specific record-keeping, interaction in a supervised team or it will gain you entry to Certificate courses at Levels 3.
Academic Requirement for entry into the New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 is
the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)
or equivalent skills and knowledge.
Note: International applicants must also comply with Immigration NZ requirements.
IELTS test - General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5.
TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT) - Score of 35 (with a writing score of 14).
Cambridge English Qualifications - B2 First or B2 First for Schools with a score of 154. No less than 154 in each skill.
Pearson Test of English (Academic) - PTE (Academic) score of 36 with no band score lower than 36.