Tertiary Preparation (13TTP)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Emma Lumb

Tertiary Preparation

Are you aiming for university study in 2023? 

Develop skills and confidence in reading and writing for tertiary study and become familiar with university academic processes, alongside your NCEA programme. This academic communication course is designed to sit alongside your main timetable to help prepare you for the transition to degree-level study. It covers reading strategies, source evaluation, essay planning and writing, oral and poster presentation, citations and referencing, forum participation skills, learning and study strategies, and approaches to exams. There is the opportunity in the course to gain University Entrance reading and writing credits. 

One class per week 

After 3 option also available.

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

Concurrent study in UE approved subjects is encouraged

Assessment Information

Possible Credits
External - 0 credits
Internal - 11 credits (English for Academic Purposes standards)