New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)

Programme highlights

Learn elementary to intermediate English language skills, whether you're a local or international student, and apply them to familiar topics.

Learn to understand and use basic language for everyday tasks. Have conversations and exchange information with growing accuracy and confidence. Read and understand simple texts, and identify details in short texts. Write simple, clear paragraphs.

Programme Calendar

Key facts

Start Month(s) February, May, July and October
Study Location(s) MIT Otara
Level 2
Domestic fees Free*
Youth Guarantee
Programme Code NZ1881
Duration

19 weeks full-time (20 hours per week) or 41 weeks part-time (10 hours per week)

Study Method Full-time, Part-time
Credits 60
International Fees NZD$5,900 (approx)
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship Not Available
Qualification New Zealand Certificate

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If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services Centre is here to give you guidance.

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Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.

Entry requirements

Applicants must meet the following entry criteria:

Have New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 1); or

A  level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) A2; or

Vital English results within the range of 25 - 49.

There is no IELTS equivalent for this level.

Selection Requirements

Applicants will be selected in order of completed applications received.

Programme structure

Students complete the following 15 credit courses: 

Speaking and Listening 1

To understand and use basic language in familiar situations to engage in routine tasks, social encounters and exchanges of information with emerging fluency and accuracy.

Speaking and Listening 2

To understand and use basic language in familiar situations to engage in routine tasks, social encounters and exchanges of information with emerging fluency and accuracy.

Reading and Writing  1

To read and understand simple texts on routine topics and identify specific predictable information in short texts.

Reading and Writing  2

To read and understand simple texts on familiar topics and identify specific predictable information in short texts.

Key dates

To find the start date of your programme intake listed above, please view the Academic year and key dates.

Further training or study

NZ Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3)

Offered by

School of Languages, Literacy and Numeracy

Need help applying?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.