New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology

Northland Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Architecture and Urban Environment not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$13,184

over 2 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The qualification provides the construction industry with graduates who have the essential knowledge and skills required to enter employment as architectural technicians and be able to work on small and medium scale building projects of limited complexity through all stages to completion under the supervision of an experienced architectural technician, designer or architect.
This qualification is designed for people intending to work as architectural technicians, and also provides recognition of knowledge and skills for those already working in the role.
The qualification will provide employers and consumers with the confidence that working drawings are produced that meet the requirements of New Zealand legislation, Codes of Practice, and New Zealand and Australian Standards.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Academic Requirements: 50 NCEA credits at Level 2 and a minimum of 12 credits in NCEA mathematics (or Pangarau) Level 1 and 12 literacy credits at NCEA Level 1. English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 6.0 in any subtest). Students who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English Language Skills

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,592 $13,184
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,803 $19,606
Total $16,395 $32,790

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

89%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $41,818
Earnings range $33,456 - $48,479
In employment 73%
In further study 19%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Practicum Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$7,500

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Timber Design Society Research Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Timber Design Society Inc. - The Administrator

Website:

http://www.timberdesign.org.nz/events.cfm/view/66/parent/9

Value:

Maximum value of $3,000.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 4703555
Fax: (09) 470 3556
Email: NPregistry@northtec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.northtec.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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