Bachelor of Information Technology

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Systems Analysis and Design

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Entry requirements

Whitireia degree entry requirements: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz OR evidence of skills based on interview. (International: IELTS 6.0 with no band lower than 5.5; or equivalent)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Information Technology prepares graduates for employment, having gained a good grasp of the fundamental principles and theory of Information Technology, a familiarity with information technologies commonly used in organisations, and the ability to learn new skills in a rapidly changing environment. The qualification provides graduates with the academic base required for further study and the ability to pursue a professional career in the Information Technology industry. The capstone project undertaken by students in their third year of study provides them with the practical industry-based experience of working in a team to produce an Information Technology solution.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Systems at this level can earn:

$50,000

Median earnings one year after study

$55,000

Median earnings two years after study

$72,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

85%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rebecca L. Lynch Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Graduate Women North Shore Charitable Trust - RLL Memorial Scholarship Selection Committee

Value:

Non-resident tuition fees, registration fees, and room and board are covered by the scholarship.

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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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: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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Sources

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