Otago Polytechnic

English Language Summer Semester


Dunedin (G and H block, Forth Street)

17 weeks

On campus via face-to-face teaching

30 September
If you need to improve your Academic English as part of your pathway into further study, our Summer Semester course is a great chance for you to develop your skills in speaking, writing, reading, listening, grammar and academic writing.

For our 2019/2020 Summer Semester programme, we will be offering the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4) only.

School, Polytechnic and University students are all welcome.  

To enter this programme successfully, you will need: 

2019/2020 course dates
  • 30 September – 19 December 2019 (12 weeks)
  • 20 December 2019 – 5 January 2020 (Christmas and New Year break)
  • 6 January – 5 February 2020 (5 weeks)

There is a total of 17 weeks of study.

There will be a one week break before semester one starts on 17 February 2020.


G and H block, Forth Street, Dunedin.

Click here for a map of our Dunedin campus.  

For more information

Please phone 0800 762 786 or email Aaron.blaker@op.ac.nz 


While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.

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