CELTA course with the University of Auckland

Course summary

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The English Language Academy (ELA) is part of the University of Auckland, which is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities and the highest-ranked university in New Zealand.*

The ELA provides a wide range of English language programmes, including direct university pathways, Academic English, General English, customised group programmes, and teacher-training courses.

*QS World University Rankings 2017

TEFL courses at ELA (University of Auckland)


    Where can I take the course?
    Auckland, New Zealand

    Course length
    Full-time: 4 weeks, Part-time: 10 weeks

    Course price
    NZ$ 3,430

    Teaching practicum
    Yes / 6 hours

    More info
    The Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA) is the most widely recognised qualification for those entering the field of teaching English as a foreign language. It is recognised by language schools around the world. This qualification provides the skills needed to begin a career teaching English as a foreign language and makes finding work in a language school easier.

    There are five main units of learning:

    Learners and teachers, and the teaching and learning context
    Language analysis and awareness
    Language skills: reading, listening, speaking and writing
    Planning and resources for different contexts
    Developing teaching skills and professionalism