The New Zealand’s education system is measured one of the world’s best education systems. New Zealanders began to recognize very little education and cannot stop learning in life. The main features of the New Zealand Education are: the vast majority of children under 5 years old birthday started school, public schools free of charge.
Persuade adult learning, available at the high school, college or attending unique skills training courses, some schools offer English tutoring, to help students’ language is not English. New Zealand Government policy, six to 16 years old children must attend school, including primary (Primary School) and secondary (Secondary School). National six hundred and sixty thousand students enrolled in more than two thousand eight hundred National primary and secondary schools. Eight percent of students not English background. Annual government investment in primary and secondary education over two billion New Zealand dollars.
New Zealand educational institutions are divided into institutions of higher education (Tertiary Institution), including universities (University), also known as Institute of Polytechnic Institute (polytechnic) and the Institute of Education (college of education); high school (secondary school); Primary (Primary School) and private training institutions. In addition, there are some English language colleges and private English school
Teaching quality supervision mechanism
The Ministry of Education is responsible for providing advice to the government on education policy. Department of Education administers the country’s educational institutions, in order to ensure that the certificate, diplomas and degrees obtained overseas students in New Zealand and internationally recognized education make New Zealand held at the international level, which was established under the New Zealand academic qualifications Audited Bureau (New Zealand Qualification Authority, Acronym NZQA) and the college Board, New Zealand (New Zealand Vice Chancellors’ Committee)
Students Rights Protection system
for the protection of the New Zealand Government interests of students and parents are numerous, the most important two aspects, one is financial protection, the second is to protect the safety of life learning
Government financial protection — New Zealand introduced the relevant law requires that all institutions will all tuition in New Zealand when the first transfer into a separate, public trust fund custody accounts, and then a gradual process of learning the funds paid to the school. If the strong support in terms of financial collapse appears school, students can get their tuition fees from the Trust Fund, this is Learning to protect the safety of life —- the New Zealand government has also developed for the individual personal safety measure, all students enrolled in the school must sign a New Zealand industry guidance and care guidelines for the industry to recruit students of these schools have rules a fixed requirements and standards to ensure that students are safe place to live, to ensure that students are able to meet the requirements of the class
New Zealand Language Training
• Students enrolled in English language training courses before
• English language training study tours
• Academic exchanges English Training Mission
High school education in New Zealand
New Zealand secondary school is usually divided into public (State) and private (Private) of two types. Most are public schools in New Zealand, by the New Zealand Department of Education. Merge (Integrated) are private schools in the past, the government was later merged schools, but also retain some of their own religious traditions of thought, these schools also equivalent to public schools.
Most private schools have a good quality of teaching and facilities, management is also more stringent, but students often need to pay high fees for this. Most New Zealand schools are co-educational schools also have a special men’s and women’s schools. Segregated schools is one of the traditional schools of Commonwealth countries, these schools are usually more emphasis on academic achievement. Part of single-sex schools in high school, also recruit a small number of other gender students. New Zealand all-about 25% of students choose to attend single-sex schools, schools in general scale of 500 to 1,000 people
In addition to international students by the school arrangements for the local population to send home court. Object secondary education for children 11 to 12 years, including the S1 and S2 (Form 1 & 2) grades, high school education targets 13 to 18 year-olds, starting from Form 3 (Year 9), equivalent to China’s junior high school second grade, until the Form 7 (Year 13) or pre-university Foundation, equivalent to China’s freshman year.
Secondary school each year from February to the end of December, is divided into four semesters.
NCEA is divided into three parts: a certificate to replace the original school transcripts, two certificates to replace the six high school diploma, Certificate III substituted college scholarship exam. This is the first three levels of the national education structure. NCEA review by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority management.
Students will successfully complete a National Certificate of Educational Achievement, they must Xiuman 80 credits, at least for liberal arts students and science classes each repair 8 credits. National Certificate of Educational Achievement II, students must repair the 80 credits, of which 60 must be that students are free to choose the standard curriculum in the secondary, there is no provision to choose the number of subjects in arts and sciences. National Certificate of Educational Achievement III, students must complete 80 credits, of which 60 must be within three standard curriculums, students are free to choose liberal arts and science class
New Zealand Education Foundation
As Chinese students to complete outstanding sophomore student grades or high school, it can be read in English language schools achieved IELTS 5.5 or 5 points, or passed through an internal exam, college prep and re-entering the New Zealand study. Prep school system for one year foundation course and Secondary Form 7 similar foundation course includes compulsory courses in English (ESOL) and four or five electives University Diploma recognized all New Zealand universities, but the University of Different Grades have different requirements. Students can learn through December successfully get matriculation certificate courses, English results meet the standard are exempt from IELTS directly into the Polytechnic University in New Zealand or bachelor’s degree program. Can also be read at the Polytechnic for two years or two years of considerable compression course grade after passing into a comprehensive university in New Zealand continue to learn, received most of the credit may be recognized.
New Zealand Institute of Technology
New Zealand government-owned institutions of higher education, the undergraduate degree and a bachelor’s degree officially recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education, but in all developed countries are admitted, the college can help students focus on vocational training and employment program design. Part polytechnics and universities may transfer credits (for example, Business) to each other, some course credits students at the Polytechnic University of the repair is acknowledged, after his graduation enrolled in the courses can exemption.
Technical College to provide language training from specialist diploma, undergraduate and graduate degrees at different levels of education. All courses must be approved by the NZQA (New Zealand Qualifications Authority) registered before they can be reviewed and admissions.
National University in New Zealand
New Zealand university education in the world renowned, each university has its own professional gold.