Course code: #AK1287
These are mandatory and all come with course.
Develop advanced professional skills in teaching English or another language at AUT.
The Master of Professional Language Studies combines practical classroom teaching with a sound knowledge of theory.
This program is aimed at teachers who have a preliminary qualification and experience in language teaching.
Students have often experienced teachers of ESOL or EFL, te reo, sign language, or other languages.
You study a range of core and elective topics and then complete a reflective practice project where you identify an area of teaching that you would like to investigate in more depth.
You critically review the literature and develop a theory of teaching in this area.
In the classroom, you apply the theory through several teaching events and reflect on your practice.
All courses include some blended learning; this can range from readings and the handbook posted online, to online tutorials and discussions.
If you're interested in undertaking research at some stage, you may also consider taking a research methods course as your elective, You should discuss this with the program leader.
|Cost of living||1 person||$9,804|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$11,800|
If you do not meet the English language requirements for entry into an AUT programme, you can study English here.
AUT International House is an English language school next to the AUT City Campus. It is part of AUT and offers a range of qualifications, including GIE – the AUT university entrance and preparation programme.
On-campus academic English courses (GIE and IELTS Full-time) at International House:
The GIE programme prepares you for entry into most AUT programmes (some health and education programmes require IELTS).
IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading and Writing and no less than 5.0 in Speaking and Listening
There is a different entry requirements for each level of the IELTS course.
You can also use IELTS Indicator and TOEFL Special Home Edition to meet English language requirements, except for programmes that require an IELTS score higher than the standard or for any doctoral programmes.
One year of relevant professional experience and one of the following:
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