You can transfer from another tertiary institution, or another University of Auckland qualification, if you meet these requirements.
Minimum grade requirements
These are the likely grades required, but they do not guarantee entry. Applicants may require higher grades to gain entry to this programme.
You must have completed one semester of successful bachelor degree study from a New Zealand tertiary institution, or one year of successful study as part of an acceptable sub-degree qualification from a New Zealand tertiary institution.
Entrance is subject to satisfactory police check/s safety checks*, interview and referees’ reports. You will be required to sit literacy and numeracy tests if you have been out of the New Zealand school system for more than one year.
You will also need to provide evidence of meeting the Teaching Council Matatū Aotearoa English Language Competency requirements by IELTS or an approved alternative. Further information on approved alternatives can be found here.
*Read the Compliance with the Children's Act 2014.
Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Huarahi Māori specialisation
You will have an additional interview in order for programme leaders to assess the fluency of your reo.
You will be assessed against the Taura Whiri i te Reo Proficiency Framework. You will also be asked to complete a writing sample in te reo.
Transfer of Credit - You can apply for transfer of credit for tertiary courses completed elsewhere as part of your Application for Admission. If you have completed study at another New Zealand University, get an estimate of the transfer credit you may be eligible for, using our Transfer Credit Calculator.
See information about prior tertiary study requirements