New Zealand Certificate in Assessment Practice (Level 4)

Qualification code NZ2752

If you need to assess learners against standards in a workplace or academic setting, this qualification will build your knowledge and skills. You will become proficient at preparing learners for assessment, assessing learners on the job and providing feedback about their performance. Once you’ve achieved this qualification, you may be interested in studying towards the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching or the New Zealand Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Vocational/Workplace).

Fee free offer

We are currently offering this qualification fee free. You will only be required to pay the annual administration fee of $60.

  • Level 4  
    Credits 40 
  • Workload

    For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. This may be higher near assessment due dates.

  • Study type Open  
  • Cost $0 NZ Domestic

    Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2018 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

For information about selecting courses to study towards this qualification, check out the Choose courses tab.

What you will learn

When you achieve this qualification you will be able to:

  • Apply assessment principles and processes to make sound assessment judgements
  • Manage pre and post-assessment processes in accordance with good practice
  • Act professionally, ethically, and with cultural sensitivity as an assessor
  • Communicate with a diverse range of people including providing effective feedback to learners
  • Participate in quality assurance and assessment related activities

Career opportunities

This qualification will prepare you for a career as an assessor in industry.

Key dates

Our open courses are open for enrolment every month. Each open course starts on the first Monday of the month you choose for enrolment. You must complete your study within the given start and end dates.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams

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