Bachelor of Teaching (BTchg) in Primary Bicultural Education

Nueva Zelanda

¿Qué aprenderé?

The Bachelor of Teaching (BTchg) degree is a three-year programme (360 points), registered at Level 7 on the New Zealand qualifications Framework, and designed to enable graduates to meet the requirements for initial teacher registration in New Zealand. It provides the initial step for teachers on the road of lifelong professional learning.

The degree is underpinned by four themes and divided into central strands that are designed to promote student reflection on the interrelationship of knowledge and issues presented throughout the chosen programme and to make connections between theory and practice associated with the degree papers.

Primary Bicultural Education

If you have a desire to develop your own knowledge in Te Ao Maori and are enthusiastic about teaching children you are encouraged to apply for this comprehensive Te Pokai Matauranga o te Ao Rua programme. It offers the unique opportunity to become qualified as a primary teacher with increased knowledge of Te Ao Maori. As a graduate of this programme you will have been prepared to deliver the curriculum from a Maori perspective, using both English and Maori and be qualified to teach in primary, intermediate and/or Maori immersion schools.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Division of Humanities

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (3 )

Costos de estudio
NZ$34.251,00 (US$ 20.536) por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

26 Febrero 2024


Invercargill campus

100 Nelson Street,



9812, New Zealand

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Minimum ACT composite score of 24. English language requirements: IELTS score of 6.0 in the academic module (with no individual band below 6.0); Internet-based TOEFL - Score of 80 (writing 20); Paper-based TOEFL - Score of 550 (TWE 4.5); Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - Overall score of 176 (with no individual band below 169); Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) - Overall score of 176 (with no individual band below 169); Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic - Overall score of 58 with no communicative skills score below 50.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Humanities), on the advice of the Dean, College of Education, who must be satisfied that, in accordance with Education and Training Act 2020 Section 255(5) (a) and (b), the applicant satisfies the minimum requirements for admission to an initial teacher education programme as specified by the relevant professional body.

We recognise many other qualifications as equivalent to the New Zealand qualification for entrance.

We also accept the following international qualifications:

  • International Baccalaureate: IB Diploma with a minimum of 24 points.
  • Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) GCE Advanced Levels: minimum Numerical Score of 8
  • IELTS Academic - IELTS score of 7.0
  • Internet-based TOEFL - Score of 98
  • Cambridge English exams - C2 Proficiency (CPE) or C1 Advanced (CAE) or Cambridge English exams, B2 First (FCE) - minimum of 185
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic - 65
  • LanguageCert C2 Mastery IESOL - No less than 25/50
  • C1 Expert IESOL - No less than 35/50

The due date for the submission of your application: 31 August

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.


Acerca de University of Otago

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  • Universidad N° 1 de Nueva Zelanda por Rendimiento Académico
  • El 95% de los graduados trabajan o en estudios adicionales
  • Top 5 por los campus más bellos del mundo
  • Oportunidad de visa de trabajo de tres años al graduarse

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