The NZ Certificate in Christian Studies (Level 5) - Christian Ministry and the NZ Certificate in Christian Studies (Level 5) - Religious Education have been approved by NZQA and TCI is registered to teach these. These two certificate programmes have also been approved for student loans by StudyLink.
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A 4 paper Post-Graudate Certiificate awarded by the Australian Catholic University and taught in New Zealand:
These are being retired in 2019. Those currently enrolled in one of these qualifications have until June 2019 to finish. Please contact us if you have any questions.
TCI is accredited to teach these
|Diploma in Pastoral Leadership|
|Diploma in Religious Studies stream Pastoral Ministry|
|Diploma in Religious Studies stream Religious Education|
|Diploma in Religious Studies stream Theological Studies|
They will not expire in 2019.
|Certificate in Pastoral Ministry|
|Certificate of Personal Interest|
The NZ Diploma in Christian Studies (Level 6) with strands in Christian Leadership, Pastoral Ministry, Religious Education and Theological Studies will be offered in 2019. TCI has applied to NZQA for approval and registration and TCI is also applying for this Diploma to be eligible for student loans. The Diploma is 120 credits which is equivalent to one year study full-time (1.0 eft).
Students have said: "I wondered how I could sit through a 3 hour lecture when I began my study. I thought I would fall asleep. But the time just flew by- the classes were interactive, engaging and fun. I made great friends and have a much greater understanding of the beauty of my Catholic faith. I am thinking of doing more study!"