Course details

Bachelor of Teaching (Conjoint)
NZQF Level 7

About the course

Graduates will have a breadth of knowledge across several disciplines and advanced knowledge in at least two approved teaching subjects. In addition they will have well developed pedagogical knowledge and practical experience of educational contexts. Graduates will be well prepared for entering the teaching profession (at primary or secondary level) and qualified to teach to the objectives in the National Curriculum in both primary and secondary schools. Postgraduate study opportunities include a Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma in Education and Professional Development (60/120 credits by course work), leading to a Master of Education (120-credit thesis).

Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent and the good character and fitness-to-teach requirements of the NZ Teachers Council

About the provider

Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city university, located at the centre of culture, creativity, government, technology and lawmaking.

Ranked number 1 for research quality, we are one of New Zealand's oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence. We carry out world-class research and teaching that has global impact.

At Wellington's University, you’ll be pushed to think independently and inspired to succeed. Be part of our diverse and friendly community in the thriving capital.