We offer a wide range of innovative, applied and relevant initial Teacher Education pathways.
Early childhood teaching offers you a challenging, interactive and rewarding career engaging with infants, toddlers, young children and their whānau.
Primary teachers introduce children to learning - a rewarding and satisfying career in which you can make a real difference.
The Mātauranga Māori Initial Teacher Education pathway will equip you to work in whare kōhungahunga (early childhood) and/or kura tuatahi (primary). This pathway prioritises te reo Māori me ōna tikanga, and is founded on mātauranga Māori (Māori knowledge), Māori philosophies, and values.
UC offers a pathway for graduates of Sport Coaching and Health Sciences qualifications to become secondary school PE teachers.
Our teacher education programmes have a specialised application processes.