KEY INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS
Note*- Recognition of Prior Learning from previous qualifications will be made at the discretion of EDENZ Colleges.
Student fees: $4,548
Government tuition subsidy: $5,099
Student loan information: StudyLink
Successful course completions: 64%
National Graduate Outcomes
(3 years after completion)
Median earnings: $31,409
Earnings range: $22,835 – $39,738
In employment: 48%
In further study: 45%
On a benefit: 2%
Note: all KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only.
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The New Zealand Diploma in Christian Studies (Level 5) – Intercultural Strand – (Communication and Media Track) prepares students for missions and ministry through practical, hands-on projects run through our ministry and TESOL colleges. This unique programme encourages students to build character, competence, and capability personally, spiritually and professionally with special focus on teaching practice in the area of ESOL.
Graduate Profile Outcomes (GPO’s) this programme meets include:
The Intercultural Studies Strand is composed of four ministry courses and two to three arts courses and is ideal for students who want to become a leader in the creation of digital media. Students are required to complete:
In Intercultural Communications, students are equipped with an understanding of the role of culture and communication in business and gain an applied understanding of cross-cultural communication in a business context.
This course aims to introduce an overview of sociology and media studies as personal lenses to understand the social world and interpret media messages.
A TESOL Certificate provides you with the skills to teach English to students whose first language is not English. Lifeway College provides a range of TESOL qualifications. This course, approved by New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA), is more suitable to non-native speakers whose English language level is not up to the advanced level necessary to pass the Trinity standard.
Both Certificate courses share most of the input lessons, but the Assignment requirement and Teaching Practices are different.
Industries and professions that benefit include: