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Massey’s Postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support is New Zealand’s only specialist qualification for School Leaders of Learning Support/Special Education Needs Coordinators (SENCO).
The Postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support integrates theory and practice to explore key aspects of the Learning Support/SENCO role. It will extend your knowledge, skills and networks and provide you with a space to learn with, from and about other SENCO/School Leaders of Learning Support throughout New Zealand.
The diploma is designed around the Teacher Standards to develop your competence and confidence to:
You’ll have the opportunity to design your own learning pathway relevant to your professional needs within your school context. The Postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support uses a contemporary online learning environment, so you can study when and where it suits you, using webinars, forum discussions, spotlights on practice and modules of learning.
Massey is ranked in the world’s top 150 universities for education in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking.
Please note that the Postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support does not qualify you to be a teacher in New Zealand. If you want to be a teacher, you will need to take a postgraduate teaching qualification. Please explore your options in our education pathways tool.
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