|Course length||1 year|
|In further study||10%|
Great job prospects:
Employed - 85%
Further study - 10%
Median earnings: $52,413 (3 years after graduating)
Employment outcomes powered by careers.govt.nz
About the course
Graduate Diploma of Teaching graduates are independent beginning professionals in either primary or secondary education. They have an in-depth knowledge of teaching and learning processes and a repertoire of teaching and assessment strategies. They will be able to register as teachers in New Zealand through the New Zealand Teachers Council.
Bachelors degree or equivalent
About the provider
The University of Waikato, located in the central North Island cities of Hamilton and Tauranga, is an internationally recognised tertiary institution offering degree programmes designed to produce job-ready graduates. Each year, the University provides more than 2,000 industry placements and internship opportunities, believing its students benefit from the chance to put the theory they have learnt in classrooms, into practice in a real-world employment environment. When students choose to study at waikato, they gain a globally recognised education. In 2019, the QS World University Rankings placed the University of Waikato 266th in the world, an improvement of 135 places in five years. The University is also in the top 5% of all globally ranked institutions for research impact, meaning their research is among some of the most influential in the world.