Undergraduate Programmes

Ngā Hōtaka Paetahi

Gain comprehensive knowledge of the New Zealand Curriculum and learn skills required to teach in a range of socially diverse settings. The three year (fulltime) or six years (part time) course allows successful graduates to qualify as a primary school teachers. 

Become an early childhood education teacher and gain the knowledge, skills and practical experience to launch your career as a qualified early childhood kaiako. This three year programme leads to teacher registration and can be undertaken while studying or working in the community. 

Open a world of career choices and make a difference to tamariki, whānau and communities with your deep understanding of effective education. Designed for those who want to build or advance wide-ranging careers in policy, community planning, resource development, child advocacy, leadership, management, youth or social work, and more.


Learn to reveal the unique learning potential of every child | tamaiti and enrich your practice as a Montessori teacher. This method of education is a holistic approach based on a lifetime of observation and study by Dr Maria Montessori.

Kia orana. Fakaalofa lahi atu. Mālō e lelei. Tālofa lava. Tālofa ni. Ni sa bula vinaka. You will gain a deeper knowledge of Pacific ways of knowing and being which you can put into practice to strengthen your understanding and skills to engage with Pacific learners, families and communities. 

NZ Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Home-based Care)

Gain deeper understanding and confidence as an educator to enrich your home based practice with young children | tamariki and their whānau. Some courses may be credited towards the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE), providing you a pathway towards further study and teaching qualifications.

Grow your knowledge, enhance your skills and boost your career by upgrading your ECE diploma to a degree. This programme leads to teacher registration. This part-time course is for those with an ECE teaching diploma who would like to upgrade to a Level 7 Bachelor of Teaching (ECE). Being part-time, you will be able to keep working while you study.