New Zealand Diploma in Software Development

Techtorium New Zealand Institute of Information Technology

Subject area

Computer Applications and Programming

Qualification

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$25,600

over 2 Years - details

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with graduates who have attained a range of Information Technology (IT) knowledge, specialist practices and technical skills in software development. It will prepare people for employment in an entry-level developer or tester role in a range of organisational contexts, or to proceed to further study.

The qualification is designed for people seeking to focus on one or more application domains, such as general Application Development, Web Development, Games Development, and Mobile Applications Development.

Graduates will be capable of operating within applicable professional standards and practice both as part of a team and independently under broad supervision. They will contribute to software development in Aotearoa New Zealand, and be internationally relevant.

Businesses, organisations and communities will benefit from having graduates with programming skills including software design, coding, and testing, in all sectors of the economy and society.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

* There are no mandatory prerequisites for this qualification; * Learners enrolling are recommended to hold one of the following qualifications, or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience. * NCEA Level 2 or 3 with appropriate credits in mathematics and digital technologies subjects * New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology Essentials (Level 4) * New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Level 5) * New Zealand Diploma in Web Development and Design (Level 5)

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$12,800 $25,600
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,384 $18,768
Total $22,184 $44,368

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

100%


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 $39,579
Earnings range $29,501 - $48,603
In employment 59%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 7%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

Government Communications Security Bureau - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

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

Read more

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

Phone: (09) 529 7523
Fax: (09) 529 7524
Email: learn@techtorium.co.nz
Web: http://www.techtorium.co.nz


Locations

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

Auckland

Level 3
182 Broadway
Newmarket
Auckland

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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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