satisfied the requirements
of a university degree or another qualification recognised by the
New Zealand Teachers Council as acceptable for provisional registration
as a teacher in a primary or secondary school, and
been selected as a suitable person to train as a teacher.
Requirements for the Graduate Diploma
The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion
of the Graduate Diploma is one year.
Candidates must enrol in the Faculty of Education and
follow an approved programme of study.
Candidates must gain at least 120 points at 700 level.
The subject for the Graduate Diploma is Professional
The programme of study of each candidate must comply
with the requirements of a stream, details of which are prescribed
in the Faculty of Education’s handbooks for the current year. The
complete to the satisfaction
of the Academic Board such classwork, practical work, assignments,
tests, reports, and oral and written examinations as may be required
in any paper being taken, and
gain a pass in every paper presented for the Graduate
complete the programme in one year
The Graduate Diploma will be awarded without classification
as to honours or distinction.
The Graduate Diploma shall be endorsed to indicate the
particular stream completed by the candidate from those defined
in section 7 of these regulations.
The Dean or delegated authority may vary or waive these
regulations in individual cases.