Faculty of Education and Social Work

Teaching and learning support

Here you'll find information on teaching and learning support services available to staff and students.

Student support services

Our campuses offer many on-site student support services. Students can also take advantage of services offered at the University’s City Campus.

Visit the Student support services page


Student Learning Services (Tā te Ākonga)

Student Learning Services aims to facilitate successful transitions to university, postgraduate study and research.

Visit the Student Learning Services (Tā te Ākonga) website

English language support

English language support is provided to students in the following ways:

Academic English Language Support (DELNA)
The role of the Academic English Language Support (DELNA) Coordinator at the Faculty of Education and Social Work is to work with students in developing an individual learning pathway to increase academic English language skills.

Diagnostic English Language Needs Assessment (DELNA)
DELNA is an assessment/diagnostic procedure designed to identify a student's strengths and weaknesses in academic English. All first-year students do the 30-minute DELNA Screening.

English Language Enrichment (ELE)
ELE provides English language development opportunities for students and staff at The University of Auckland.