Bachelor of Education (Teaching)

The BEd(Tchg) provides you with the skills and knowledge to teach in primary and intermediate schools and leads to registration as a teacher. This is a University degree taught through a University of Auckland programme at Manukau and at the University’s Epsom Campus.

Pathways into the BEd(Tchg)

Students who have a University Entrance qualification may apply for admission.

MIT Foundation Education Programme

If you have completed this programme you may be able to apply for:

  • Special admission to the BEd(Tchg) if you are over 20
  • Discretionary entrance to the BEd(Tchg) if you are under 20

All applicants must be able to demonstrate they have the potential to meet the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand criteria for provisional registration and have a police check. Suitable applicants are offered an interview prior to final selection.

Completing the BEd(Tchg)

Number of points to complete the BEd(Tchg) Full-time study Part-time study Location

To be awarded the degree you must pass 360 points:

  • 345 points from courses available in a degree specialisation
  • 15 points from an approved course in General Education  
3 years (6 semesters) Available Manukau and Epsom

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