Open Day 2020
Come and check out our annual Wintec Open Day! It’s the perfect opportunity for you, your friends, and your whānau to get a first-hand experience of what Wintec has to offer.
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 email@example.com.
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.
You are warmly invited to attend the official welcome to Wintec for all new students, staff and whānau (family) at either our marae, Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa or Rotokauri campus. Please gather at the campus hubs, and a staff member will guide you through our pōwhiri.
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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