Dates and Timetable

NZLC 2018 Courses and Programmes

General English (Full Time or Part Time)
START DATES: any week, on Monday (except public holidays).

Academic Courses
ENTRY CRITERIA:  Course entry is subject to meeting the placement test criteria.

Cambridge Exam Preparation (FCE /CAE)
COURSE: 10 Sep – 30 Nov (12 weeks) | EXAM DATE: FCE 4 Dec / CAE 5 Dec.

Cambridge exam fee (approximately $340 + postage) not included.

IELTS (Full Time or Part Time)
START DATES: Start of Module1, 2 and 2B (IELTS 5 – 30 weeks).
IELTS exam fee (approximately $385) not included. Exam by own arrangement.

Business English (Full Time)
START DATES: Auckland – Start of Module 1 and Module 2 (5 weeks)
Wellington – Start of Module 2 (5 weeks)

Part Time TOEIC
START DATES: Start of Module 1, 2 and 2B, Friday PM (5 weeks)
TOEIC exam fee (approximately $300) not included. Exam by own arrangement.

English Teacher Training
ENTRY CRITERIA: Course entry is subject to meeting the placement test criteria.

Cambridge CELTA (Certificate in Teacher English to Speakers of Other Languages – 5 weeks)
COURSE: 12 Nov – 13 Dec 2018.

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) + TKT
START DATES: Start of Module 1.
TESOL exam fee: (TKT 3 modules $280 + postage) not included. Exam arranged by NZLC.

TECSOL (Teaching English to Child Speakers of Other Languages) + TKT
START DATES: Start of Module 2 and 2B.
TECSOL exam fee: (TKT Young Learner Module $120 + postage) not included. Exam arranged by NZLC.

University of Cambridge TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) Module 1, 2 & 3 OR TKT Young Learner Test Dates 2018:
TKT Module 1, 2, 3: 23 Jun / 1 Sep / 10 Nov.
TKT Young Learners: 27 Jul / 5 Oct / 14 Dec.

Young Learner Courses
Young Learner General English / High School Preparation (YLGE /HSP).
START DATE: Any week, on Monday (except public holidays). 

Young Learner English + Activities
COURSE 1: 18 Jun 2018 – 17 Aug 2018
COURSE 2: 17 Dec 2018 – 1 Feb 2019.

Adult General English and Academic Courses (Full Time – 23 hours):
Monday to Thursday 9.00 a.m. – 3.15 p.m. and Fridays 9.00 a.m. – 12.15 p.m.

Adult Part Time AM Courses (15 hours):
Monday – Friday 9.00 a.m. – 12.15 p.m.

Adult Part Time PM Courses (8 hours):
Monday – Thursday 1.15 p.m. – 3.15 p.m.

Young Learner Courses (Full Time – 25 hours):
Monday – Friday 9.00 a.m. – 3.15 p.m.

Students can start any Monday within the above course periods (except public holidays).
Minimum 1 week enrolment required.

Maximum 5 weeks for English + Activities programme.
(Can be combined with additional weeks of Full Time General English or High School Preparation)

Entry Age (minimum age at time of course commencement)
•    Young Learner Courses 13 – 17 years old.
•    General English and Academic courses 18 years + (acceptance of 16 and 17 year olds will be at the discretion of the Academic Department)
•    Teacher Training Courses 18 years +

NZLC Textbook Policy/Material Policy 2018
Applies to General English, IELTS and Business English.
$100 will be charged on the offer letter and $50 will be refunded on return of the textbook in acceptable condition.
For ‘City Link’ and ‘School Transfer’ only one Textbook/Material fee applies
and that will appear on the first school’s offer letter. $50 will be refunded by the second school.
No textbook deposit is required for students joining Young Learner / TOIEC / CELTA.

Other course book/material fees:
A $100 material fee needs to be paid by the student at the time of enrolling in the following courses:
Cambridge Exam Courses (FCE/CAE), TESOL, TECSOL and CELTA.
Each student will receive their own textbook to keep.

Group Study Tours
•    Groups of any size. – Experienced bilingual coordinators available.
•    Combine NZLC schools. – English + Activities / High School / University / Teacher Training.
•    Homestay placement (individual or twin share).

The usual weekly tuition rates apply for weeks where the above dates fall. No refunds or time in lieu will apply for public holidays falling within the week of tuition.

* Week starting Tuesday or ending Thursday due to public holidays.
** Module 2A – General English and Young Learner GE/HSP.
*** Module 2B – IELTS, Business English, TOEIC, TESOL and TECSOL.
•    For General English, we recommend starting at the beginning of Module 1 as the courses follow a 10-week cycle.
However, students entering General English Courses can start on any Monday (except public holidays).
•    NZLC reserves the right to cancel courses which do not meet our minimum student number.
•    Timetables may vary in each NZLC school.