If you have a passion and enthusiasm for children's learning you are encouraged to apply for our teaching programmes.
We offer a choice of a three-year undergraduate or a one-year postgraduate programme in initial teacher education (ITE), both of which offer three endorsements.
The Bachelor of Teaching
The Bachelor of Teaching (BTchg) is a three-year undergraduate degree with a choice of three endorsements. Graduates of our teaching programmes will be well prepared to work with children and young adults, and will gain a broad range of skills in communication, organisation, management, creativity and adaptability.
Endorsements for the Bachelor of Teaching
- Early Childhood Education
- Primary Education
- Primary Bicultural Education / Te Pōkai Mātauranga o te Ao Rua
The Master of Teaching and Learning
The Master of Teaching and Learning (MTchgLn) is a programme for people who have already graduated with a university degree. It is usually completed in one calendar year of full-time study, or its equivalent in part-time study.
Endorsements for the Master of Teaching and Learning
Watch a video about our teaching programmes
For questions about our Teacher Education programmes
Tel 0800 TO TEACH (0800 868 3224)
For support with the online application process
Visit the AskOtago Service Portal
Tel 0800 80 80 98