Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching

PGDipSpecTchg

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Duration

2 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Bachelor of Teaching and Learning with Honours
  • Master of Specialist Teaching
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Duration

2 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Bachelor of Teaching and Learning with Honours
  • Master of Specialist Teaching
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

Note: This qualification is not available at UC in 2022. If you are interested in or have partially completed the PGDipSpecTchg at UC and are looking to continue with this programme, you may be eligible to enrol at Te Kunenga Ki Pūrehuroa | Massey University.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching provides students with a strong appreciation of specialist teaching as an interdisciplinary field of practice and the ability to apply their knowledge and skills in diverse cultural contexts.

The learning model is inquiry-based and employs a range of distance and other flexible learning options. Communities of interprofessional practice both within and beyond Aotearoa New Zealand will be developed.

UC is ranked in the top 250 universities in the world for Education and Training (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).

Contact us

For full requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching.

For study planning help, contact Te Kura Mātai Hauora | School of Health Sciences or the College of Education, Health and Human Development:

Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3333
Email educationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz