Postgraduate study in Primary Teaching
What can you study in Primary Teaching?
We offer a range of different options for study in Primary Teaching at postgraduate level. All of them provide excellent teaching and access to the latest research and techniques in a faculty whose education programmes are rated the best in New Zealand, in the world's top 50 universities for Education as a subject (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019).
The one-year Graduate Diploma prepares graduates with the skills and knowledge needed to begin working as a primary or intermediate teacher. It emphasises practical experience in school to apply theoretical learning and first-hand understanding of teaching and learning contexts.
The one-year Master of Teaching (Primary) develops high-achieving graduates into competent teachers who can use inquiry tools to improve their teaching practice.
Scholarships and awards
Each year we award scholarships and prizes to thousands of students.
Find out about the scholarships you may be eligible for, search available scholarships or begin an application by visiting Postgraduate scholarships and awards.