New Zealand Diploma in Cybersecurity
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with people who have attained internationally transferable industry-relevant knowledge and technical skills that will equip them to work in entry-level roles in the specialised field of cybersecurity, or to proceed to further study.
Businesses, organisations and communities will benefit from having cybersecurity professionals who have developed a security mindset and who are able to identify, mitigate and respond to cybersecurity risks and incidents, and help assure information and systems security, integrity and availability.
Graduates will be capable of operating within the applicable professional standards and practice, both independently and as part of a team.
Key Information for Students
To be eligible for entry to this programme, all applicants must be at least 16 years of age on the date of the programme s commencement for the semester in which they wish to enrol and meet the following criteria. Have successfully completed a Level 5 qualification or above or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience ir at the discretion of the Executive Dean. International students IELTS General or Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5. There are also further entry requirements please go online to view.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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Where does this information come from?
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