Course details

Master of Teaching and Learning
NZQF Level 9

About the course

Graduates will be critical pedagogues, action competent and culturally responsive. They will have advanced research-based knowledge and integrated understanding and experiences of contemporary educational theory and professional practice. They will be highly knowledgeable and skilled teachers who are innovative, adaptable and resilient in supporting and enhancing the diverse learning strengths of each of their students in ways that result in positive educational outcomes. They will be committed to and skilful in, developing and sustaining partnerships with family, whanau, hapu, iwi, aiga and community and other education and health professionals. They will meet the requirements for provisional registration with the New Zealand Teachers Council. The degree may be endorsed in Early Childhood Education.

About the provider

At the University of Canterbury you will get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer 'a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that's packed with opportunities.

You will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. The culture promotes active learning, where the vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love.

UC's picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.