Northland Polytechnic Graduate Diploma in Information Technology
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will demonstrate competence in areas of technical specialism; engage in self-directed learning and advanced study; demonstrate intellectual independence and analytic rigour; and the ability to understand and evaluate new knowledge and ideas. In particular, they will be able to evaluate, implement and manage IT projects, understanding what can and cannot be done with the latest technology. They will also be able to communicate business requirements as well as complex technical concepts, and thereby add value to the organisation.
Key Information for Students
Applicants must hold a bachelor degree in any field except Information Technology, or demonstrate knowledge/experience at bachelor degree level, or demonstrate significant work and professional experience. International applicants require a minimum IELTS Academic score of 6.
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:
|Earnings range||$42,455 - $66,938|
|In further study||N/A|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships
$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.