Addendum to the Memorandum of understanding
This is an additional document to the memorandum of understanding (MOU). It’s
aim is to enhance the collaboration between the two institutions in four main
areas as follows:
TESOL training （教導英語為第二外國語之英語師資訓鍊課程）
Length: 3-5 weeks （訓練期：三到五週）
1.1 IPC is an accredited TESOL training center by both Trinity College of
London and New Zealand Qualification Authority. In order to enhance
cooperation between IPC and your school at academic staff level, IPC
will open TESOL training session 3 times a year.
1.2 Trinity TESOL training program is 5 weeks long sessions. IPC own
TESOL program is 3 weeks long.
1.3 In order to enhance our cooperation, IPC will grant a full scholarship on
tuition, accommodation, and meal for up to 5 teachers from your school
to train in New Zealand. (Ideally 2 teachers for each opening)
1.4 Host institution (IPC) will provide full training (integrate to our TESOL
class), accommodation, meal, internet access, and access to all of our
facilities during the training period.
1.5 Home institution (your school) will provide plane ticket to your staff.
1.6 It is under our regulation that nonnative-English speaker must provide
us with their IELTS grade (unless they graduate with a degree from
English speaking country).
Academic (TESOL) staff exchange programme
Length: About 1 week （為期一週）
2.1 IPC (New Zealand staff) to your school: TESOL training on your campus
由 IPC 的 TESOL 老師到您的學校，親自示範、授課、訓練。
2.2 The host institution (your school) is responsible for the cost of
accommodation, airport transfer, and food. Joint teaching exchange staffs are
expected to participate in TESOL training cooperation.
請邀請的學校單位，負責IPC教師的住宿、機場接送、餐飲等，此教師的專長乃教授 TESOL 課程為主。
2.3 Home institution (IPC) will be responsible for wages of their own exchange
該交換教師的機票與薪資則由 IPC 自行負責。
Cultural Exchange Programme/ Open Campus or Summer Course:
Length: About 2weeks. （期間：大約兩週）
The home institution (your school) is responsible for the cost of accommodation,
plane ticket, and learning activities. The host institution (IPC) is responsible
for education programme, pastoral care, internet access, gym facilities, and
accommodation and meal services.
3.1 Your students will attend Certificate of Proficiency English Course
(COPE), while students from international program will integrate into
classes with IPC’s current students. After the courses finish, students
from international program will be awarded Certificate of
Participation, while your students will receive Certification of Proficiency
3.2 IPC will guarantee the tuition fees free and accommodation, and meals
at $250.00 per week/ per student (excluding activities) for your
students. Activities are various alternatives your school can choose.
3.3 Host institution (IPC) will provide necessary immigration arrangement,
appropriate academic programme, meal, accommodation arrangement, internet
access, and gym and library facilities for your students.
3.4 IPC will allow at least one accompany staff from your staff to stay on
campus, while your students are involved with open campus
programme (ideally 1 teacher for 10-15 students). Home institution
(your school) is responsible for plane ticket, wages, and per-diem for
their staff (if any). IPC will be responsible for staff accommodation,
meal, internet access, and access to all facilities on campus.
Bridging programme Secondary to Tertiary level
IPC would like to present our college to your students. And If some of your
students are interested in our program, we would like to offer the scholarship
to the students.
4.1 Scholarship level （獎學金等級）
IPC would like to recommend Bachelor of International studies as an
option to students who will soon graduate from your school. This is a
program which is approved by NZQA to be equivalent to level seven
European Union standards. The requirement is that students who
would like to join preferably must finish High School first.
4.2 Students will be enrolled into Foundation programme to prepare for
their English proficiency examination.
4.3 If students decided to sit English proficiency test in your country and
manage to achieve at least 550 in TOEFL, 6.0 in IELTS, or 730 in
TOEIC, IPC will allow them to enroll into our programme without
taking a foundation year.
4.4 The length of this course is three year (if the students enrolled in
4.5 IPC will provide financial assistant (scholarship) to your students upon
your recommendation and scholarship test results.
4.6 To enhance our partnership between both institutions, IPC will allocate
to your students to obtain maximum 50% scholarship on their tuition
fees. Ideally, we will grant up to 4 years period of financial assistant to
those students with the scholarship of NZ$9,500 towards their tuition
4.7 Ideally, we would like to see students with a good activities record to
obtain this scholarship. However, we are willing to take students with
good recommendation from your school to obtain this level of