Bachelor of Information Technology


Subject area

Systems Analysis and Design

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Entry requirements

Whitireia degree entry requirements: 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:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101

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