Online Information Session - Hamilton City Campus
Are you thinking about study options? Join us via Zoom for this Online Information Session about programmes offered at our Hamilton City Campus.
This programme is for those wanting to gain the skills needed for tertiary study, training, and/or working in New Zealand. At this level, students will develop their oral and written English language skills, using more complex language in situations and environments such as an academic or workplace context.
This programme is at a level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) high B1.
Note: no value in the pre/co-requisite columns means there are no pre/co-requisites for that module.
|Module code||Module name||Level||Credits||Pre-requisites||Co-requisites|
|LANG300||Level 3 (General) - Listening||3||15|
|LANG303||Level 3 (General) -Speaking||3||15|
|LANG304||Level 3 (General) - Reading||3||15|
|Level 3 (General) - Writing||3||15|
Graduates of the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3) will have the English language skills to work in positions that require:
This certificate builds on the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2) and can lead to the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3).
This certificate facilitates meeting the language requirements for other study or training programmes/courses at New Zealand Qualifications Framework Level 3 or below.
a) Candidates must be 16 years or older.
b) Candidates must have achieved NZCEL (Level 2); or
c) Have achieved a score of IELTS 4.5 across all bands, or equivalent; or
d) Candidates must take part in a selection interview and will be required to take a placement test to determine their current English Language level and learning goals.
Candidates must demonstrate a reasonable chance of success in the programme.
Please check the entry criteria for each programme to see which course is the best level for you to begin with. The entry criteria information can be found on each of the programme pages here online. You can also contact us directly to discuss the appropriate level for you at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you ready for your first day of class? Check out your start date and where you need to be. You can also find useful information about studying at Wintec on our welcome page.
First day of classes
Tuesday 4 February 2020 for students starting Semester 1.
Tuesday 14 July 2020 for students starting Semester 2.
Students beginning February 2020
Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020
Venue: The Atrium, City Campus
Students beginning July 2020
Date: Thursday 16 July 2020
Venue: The Atrium, City Campus
Testing for all new students
Monday 3 February 2020
Monday 13 July 2020
Students that require testing will need to book a placement test through the enrolment centre. Students that are returning, or have already been tested are to attend classes as per their timetable on Tuesday.
Wintec extends a warm invitation to all new students to attend a Pōwhiri to welcome the semester ahead. After formalities, light refreshments will be served in the marae dining room, Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa, Wintec City Campus.
Click here to find out where and when the next Pōwhiri will be.
If your programme requires you to have access to textbooks, these can be purchased through a range of suppliers listed below:
New Zealand-based suppliers
General book suppliers
The Wintec Prospectus (otherwise known as a course guide) outlines everything you need to know about Wintec. It contains information about the Wintec campuses, student life, and the programmes that are on offer.
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