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You can teach others!
Whether you are a workplace educator or vocational trainer, if you want to enhance your teaching skills in reading, writing and numeracy, a qualification in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education could be what you need.
Who is this for?
If you are a teaching practitioner and want to develop your skills in teaching numeracy and literacy to adult learners, this qualification could be for you. You can fit your study around your work, family and lifestyle. You can work and learn. All study is completely online – with supportive facilitators and advisors to help you along the way.
About eCampus NZ
The eCampus NZ online learning platform is a collaboration by New Zealand’s major tertiary providers to provide quality education to New Zealanders no matter where they live. The eCampus platform is easy to use, flexible and supportive. You will be able to access course material, upload assignments and chat to other students through our private online forum. Our portal also keeps you up to date with the latest course information including news, events and important details.
As an eCampus online student you can learn at your own pace and fit your study around your work, family and lifestyle. All study is completely online – with dedicated facilitators and advisors to help you along the way.
It is possible to study individual courses/papers from within eCampus programmes without completing the full qualification. If you are interested in only competing specific courses/papers please contact the eCampus team firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about how this works.
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What you will learn
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
design embedded literacy and numeracy strategies to enhance learner outcomes in a vocational or workplace programme
create and sustain a learner-centred teaching environment that respects learners’ mana and diverse backgrounds, and the wider educational and societal context, in order to facilitate quality learning
embed literacy and numeracy teaching and learning in a vocational or workplace programme with consideration of Aotearoa New Zealand’s unique context
use assessment and evaluation as tools to enhance student learning and own teaching practice in embedded literacy and numeracy teaching.
CVTT521 - Learner-Centred Practice
ALNE500 - Embedding Literacy and Numeracy
Have achieved NCEA Level 2; or
Be able to demonstrate skills for tertiary study (including literacy and numeracy) that have been acquired through study, work and/or life experience.
All applicants must be prepared to authorise a current police check to ensure suitability.
All participants must be working with learners in a post-secondary environment and must meet the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.
International Students or for whom English is not a first language must attain an IELTS score of at least 6.5 in all bands or hold an equivalent score from a recognised alternative English proficiency test. Students who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills
New Zealand Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Vocational/Workplace) (Level 5)
Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. Fees are an indication, include GST and apply to domestic students only. View terms and conditions