Bachelor of Information Sciences

Massey University

Subject area

Computer Science

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$19,784

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

BInfSc graduates will have breadth of knowledge across several information science disciplines and knowledge of one or more to advanced levels. They will be critical thinkers, able to communicate effectively and have good quantitative and computing skills. They will have specialised in one or more of the information sciences and will be able to solve a range of both theoretical and practical problems and will have acquired the ability to work independently and with groups. BInfSc graduates will possess the necessary foundations to undertake further study at the postgraduate level.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent. A mathematics subject is recommended.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$19,784 $19,784
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$26,069 $26,069
Total $45,853 $45,853

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


Student Success

70%


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 $51,577
Earnings range $40,417 - $61,089
In employment 81%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 0%

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Scholarship information

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Provided by:

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Website:

https://www.nzic.govt.nz

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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Spark Scholarship

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships

Website:

http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

Campus locations

PALMERSTON NORTH

State Highway 57
PALMERSTON NORTH

WELLINGTON

Wallace Street
Mt Cook
WELLINGTON

Albany

Albany Expressway (SH17)
Albany

Where does this information come from?

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