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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Certificate in Advanced Intensive English

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Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University.

Part II


1. Admission to the Certificate in Advanced Intensive English requires that the candidate will have:

(a) an ability to read and write in any language;

(b) been placed into the qualification on the basis of an assessment of their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in English;

(c) completed education to the equivalent of at least NCEA Level 1.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Certificate in Advanced Intensive English shall follow a fixed programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 72 credits from the schedule to the qualification.


3. There are no specialisations for this qualification.

Completion Requirements

4. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

5. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Certificate in Advanced Intensive English

192.089 Advanced Reading and Writing 18 credits

192.090 Expressing Complex Ideas and Relationships 18 credits

192.091 Accessing the Community 18 credits

192.092 Advanced Reading and Writing (Special Topic) 18 credits

192.095 English for Academic Purposes: Advanced 18 credits

192.096 Extending Language Skills and Strategies for Tertiary Studies 18 credits