Graduate Diploma in Information Technology
Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Limited
Information Technology not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
A graduate of the Graduate Diploma in Information Technology will have: a) attained in-depth knowledge in an area of information technology in conjunction with knowledge gained from study of a previous degree b) intellectual independence, analytic rigour, and the ability to understand and evaluate new knowledge and ideas c) a systematic and coherent understanding of the principles, methods and technologies relating to a specific aspect of IT systems d) the ability to understand and apply appropriate research methodologies in the field of information technology e) the ability for self-directed study and completion of courses without direct supervision f) skills in analysing, designing, planning and managing a range of IT projects g) a logical and constructive approach to problem solving effective communication, collaborative and professional skills required for the development and management of information technology systems.
Key Information for Students
A Bachelor s degree which includes IT related study at Level 5 or above. Applicants 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) 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 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in each band), Note: Applicants who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills 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 IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
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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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.