Faculty of Education and Social Work


Meet our students

Find out why our students choose to study with us and what they say about the experience.

  • Ann-Helen Rasmussen

    Recipient of the 2013 Prime Minister's Youth Award Ann-Helen Rasmussen talks about why she chose to study primary teaching at Manukau Campus.  

  • Daniel Abricossow

    Danie was inspired by his own PE teachers to study a Bachelor of Physical Education.

  • Aaron Nolan

    Aaron enjoyed the strong focus on communicative and real-world approaches to language teaching when he studied the Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary).

  • Te Mete Lowman

    Te Mete wants to help educate Māori by teaching in te reo Māori.

  • Stephanie Tucker

    Stephanie studied a BA in Education and History and then added on a teaching qualfication to teach at primary and intermediate school level.

  • Lauren Bartley

    Lauren wants to make a difference in the world and has chosen a social work degree as the path to achieve this.

  • Alana Van Bergenhenegouwen

    Alana wants to work with and support youth, so she's studying for a degree in human services.

  • Hannah Allen

    Hannah enjoys the friendly environment at Epsom Campus and studying alongside others who share her passion for early childhood education.

  • Lucy Matene

    Lucy says studying the Foundation Certificate Tohu Tūāpapa Mātauranga was life changing for her.

  • Claire Mayo

    A consistent high achiever throughout her BEd(Tchg)ECE programme, Claire starts the new Master of Education programme this year.