Course details

Graduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching
NZQF Level 7

About the course

GradDipSecTchg graduates will be capable secondary teachers who meet professional benchmarks for beginning teachers in their subject areas. They will also be prepared to pursue postgraduate study.

Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree in a subject taught in New Zealand secondary schools.

About the provider

AUT is a contemporary New Zealand university focused on providing exceptional student opportunities and learning experiences, and graduate success in a context stimulated by impactful research and industry connectivity.

More than 26,000 students are enrolled at AUT in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, studying at one of the three campuses. AUT has consistently been a leader in undergraduate and postgraduate enrolment growth of both New Zealand and international students across a wide range of professional disciplines, and as a result we are now the second largest university in New Zealand.

AUT's teaching is innovative and student centred. AUT encourages students to collaborate, experiment and to experience working life beyond the classroom. In addition to teaching, the university has a strong focus on innovative research in areas such as biotechnology, artificial intelligence and nutrition.