Bachelor of Teaching (Primary): Tohu Paetahi Whakaakoranga (Primary)

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand Incorporated

Subject area

Teacher Education: Primary (Pre-Service)

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Entry requirements

Applicants need to meet certain academic entry requirements and be competent in one of the languages of the national curriculum - English or Māori.

Be at least 17 years old (18 years old if you are an international student).

Under 20 years of age will need University Entrance (UE) or equivalent or be able to demonstrate to our satisfaction that they have the skills and ability to study at a tertiary level.

If 20 years of age or over, need to demonstrate that they have the ability to study at a tertiary level.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This three-year full-time degree will provide pathways to teaching careers for people who may not be able to access traditional teritary education.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 473 4672
Fax: (04) 473 7295

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