Master of Software Development
Victoria University of Wellington
Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have the technical knowledge and skills to develop practical software systems, be able to independently learn and use new software technologies and tools, and have the professional and enterprise skills necessary for working effectively in ICT organisations. The MSwDev is intended to lead to working as a professional in the IT industry, but graduates seeking further qualifications could progress to a research-based master's degree. Graduates will be able to work as programmers/software developers or closely related positions in the IT industry.
Key Information for Students
A bachelor s degree with an average grade of B or better in a discipline other than software development, computer science, or related subject, and a basic level of programming skill.
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||$60,686 - $82,334|
|In further study||18%|
|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
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.
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.