Bachelor of Information Technology
Auckland Institute of Studies
Information Systems not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) provides students with a solid broad grounding in the fundamentals of information technology and its applications in the business environment, including systems development, requirements analysis and project management.
Graduates will have specialist knowledge in at least one of the following four specialisations: Software Development, Computer Networks, Information Systems, and Internet Technology.
Key Information for Students
A candidate for admission to the first year of this programme of study shall: - have a minimum of 14 NCEA credits in each of three subjects at Level 3, including a minimum of 9 credits in mathematics, and a minimum of 14 numeracy credits at Level 1 or higher, and a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher; or - have successfully undertaken tertiary study, including mathematics at a level equivalent to 9 credits at Level 3; or - have successfully completed the requirements for a Level 4 qualification in Computing; or - hold an equivalent overseas qualification; and - have attained the age of 17 years; and - have an English level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 (with no band less than 5.5) / TOEFL iBT 60 (with a writing score of 20) / PToE academic score of 50 / AIS Test of English Proficiency (TEP) 52/80 (with no band less than 12); or - gain approval under Admission Regulation 3: Special Admission.
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||$43,835 - $64,561|
|In further study||11%|
|On a benefit||1%|
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