This is a good opportunity for local teachers to develop their skills in Te Reo Maori and bring the knowledge back to our community.
The University of Canterbury College of Education in association with Ngāi Tahu invites certificated, registered teachers to apply for this postgraduate programme.
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Hōaka Pounamu: Bilingual and Immersion Teaching)
30 January to 14 December 2012
Applications to the University of Canterbury close:
31 August 2011
Date: Thursday 23 June 2011
Time: 4:30 - 5:30pm
RSVP: Tuesday 21 June 2011
Date: Friday 22 July 2011
Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm
RSVP: Tuesday 19 July 2011
Course coordinators will be available to answer your questions regarding the programme and application process. Applicants will be interviewed at a later date. Please RSVP to Tate Tiatia indicating which information session you will attend.
Applicants will be interviewed (at a date to be advised) to assess their proficiency of te reo Māori and may require to attend Summer School with Aotahi, School of Māori and Indigenous Studies at the University of Canterbury at their own cost.
Applicants may be eligible for financial assistance. For information about and applications for Study awards see: http://www.teachnz.govt.nz/existing-teachers/teachnz-study-awards
School of Māori,Social and Cultural Studies in Education
University of Canterbury, College of Education
ext: 03 345 8296
Hours 8am-4pm Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri