Teaching

Want to work with people who have a thirst for knowledge and wisdom? Teaching is a profession that allows you to work in an environment where you can really make a difference.

Programmes

  • Certificate in Tertiary Teaching

    • Code: WR2862
    • Intakes: February, March, September
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 2 years

    This certificate enables graduates to function effectively in the tertiary education sector. Students will develop the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to responsibly oversee the teaching, pastoral, collegial and administrative...

  • Master of Applied Professional Studies - Adult Teaching

    • Code: WR3107
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 9
    • Credits: 180
    • Duration: 1.5 years

    The Master of Applied Professional Studies programme aims to provide a flexible range of study options that enable learners to match their needs to the qualification they are seeking to...

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Professional Studies

    • Code: WR3105
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 1 semester

    The Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Professional Studies will enable learners to critically examine theories and models of continuing development through leadership. Students will have the opportunity to exhibit advanced knowledge...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Professional Studies

    • Code: WR3106
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, July, November
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    Further your knowledge and professional practice within your field of practice. In this programme students will apply advanced knowledge in a range of contexts that will complement their current experience...

  • Short Award in Adult Teaching Principles and Strategies

    • Code: WR2980
    • Intakes: February, March, September
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 30
    • Duration: 1 semester

    The aim of this short award is to develop practitioners who will understand the dimensions of adult teaching and apply teaching skills.

Courses

  • Adult Learning Theory

    • Code: PROF.8005
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop a personal learning and teaching framework for application to professional practice. Learners will critically evaluate concepts and principles of adult learning with...

  • Adult Teaching Practice

    • Code: PROF.8016
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to assist students to evaluate and critically reflect on their own approaches to adult teaching practice in response to learner, self, peer and lecturer...

  • Adult Teaching – Principles and Strategies

    • Code: ADLT.5001
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to develop students who will understand the dimensions of tertiary teaching and apply teaching skills in a supervised context....

  • Assessing for Learning

    • Code: PROF.8006
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to advance skills in assessing learners to support effective learning and for determining overall achievement. The course will develop learners’ ability to assess students...

  • Communication Inter and Intra Personal Skills

    • Code: COMM.5004
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course develops and extends students inter- and intra-personal skills to establish and maintain effective professional relationships using the experimental learning theory....

  • Critical Reflective Practice

    • Code: PROF.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will explore theories of reflective practice relevant to their specialist field. Students will critically reflect upon and justify their framework for future applied practice....

  • Designing Learning Programmes for Adult Learners

    • Code: PROF.8007
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop skills in designing courses, programmes and curriculum materials. The course will use concepts of constructive alignment, scaffolding learning, embedding literacy and numeracy...

  • Dissertation

    • Code: PROF.9002
    • Level: 9
    • Credits: 60
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Undertake a sustained research project and develop critical analysis skills for evaluating the quality of research, and for determining the different approaches to research such as quantitative, qualitative and mixed...

  • Information Skills

    • Code: GENR.5581
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course will provide students with an introduction to methods of collecting and using information, skills in utilising library resources, online/electronic database and computer software packages for research and essay...

  • Ngā Tikanga Rangahau: Research Protocols

    • Code: PROF.8015
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The course will enable students to critically analyse quantitative, qualitative, and kaupapa Māori approaches to research. Students will formulate a research question, literature review, ethics and the necessity for a...

  • Professional Mentoring and Supervision

    • Code: GENR.7022
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to prepare and equip potential mentors and supervisors with the knowledge, skills and dispositions required to successfully mentor and supervise mentees in order to...

  • Tertiary Teaching Theory and Practice

    • Code: ADLT.5002
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop students who will be able to choose delivery methods which align with and reflect on adult learning theory....

  • The Reflective Practitioner

    • Code: ADLT.5004
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop students who will demonstrate effective teaching delivery and reflection in a tertiary environment....

  • Tools for Tertiary Teaching

    • Code: ADLT.5003
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop students who will be able to apply a range of tools to their teaching practice....

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