Project Management for Primary Industries Micro-credential

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Limited

Subject area

Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies not elsewhere classified

Qualification

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Entry requirements

Academic Requirements 10 NCEA Level 1 literacy credits and 10 NCEA Level 1 numeracy credits If applicants have undertaken a qualification or examination other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), NMIT will assess this for academic entry equivalency English Language Requirements If English is not the applicant's first language, applicants will need to provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Table: * IELTS 5.5 Academic (no lower than 5.0 in each band), Note: Applicants who do not have evidence of English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, may contact NMIT for an assessment Applicants who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills Alternative Requirements Applicants (including those over 20 years of age) who are unable to evidence that they meet Academic entry requirements, but who can demonstrate acquired skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, may be approved for alternative entry by the Curriculum Manager (or delegate)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This micro-credential is designed to upskill current primary industry employees, from workforce to project managers, enabling them to increase their essential knowledge, skill and capabilities within their area of employment. Learners who undertake this micro-credential will be recognised within their designated fields as having experience, skills and capabilities in project management and be competent to successfully design and execute projects in the primary industries sector. Learners will be required to complete 100 hours of learning and assessment to meet the learning outcomes. Recognition of Academic Credit is not available for this micro-credential.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Lawson Robinson Hawke’s Bay Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington

Website:

http://www.showgroundshb.co.nz/admin/uploads/file/2019-lawrob-scholarship2.pdf

Value:

$3000 (incl GST), payable towards their course fees.

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Diamond Jubilee Agricultural Tertiary Bursary

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000.00

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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

Free phone: 0800 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325
Email: info@nmit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.nmit.ac.nz

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

Sources

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