Duration
1 year
Intakes
Feb Jul
Study mode
Full-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
 
Foreign students
USD 12,814
NZD 19,200
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Graduate Diploma in Information Technology enables students who have completed a bachelor degree to achieve a graduate level qualification in information technology. The programme is designed to provide students with:

  • A sound knowledge of the information technology environment and its effective management.
  • The ability to analyse the needs of business and make recommendations for IT services and systems.
  • The ability to advise on, develop and implement innovations leading to a more efficient use of resources within a dynamic information technology environment.
  • The ability to relate to and communicate effectively with personnel and clients who have diverse backgrounds.
  • The motivation for continued learning and self-development to cope effectively with change.
  • An understanding of the legal, regulatory and ethical frameworks of the IT sector

Possible job and career opportunities upon graduation can include:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • IT Infrastructure support
  • E-Commerce Advisor
  • Project Manager

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelors degree at a recognised educational institute or Equivalent qualification and students are required to provide evidence of knowledge and skills in:
    • Data storage and data manipulation and MS Office applications
    • Provisional Entry
    • Applicants who do not meet the criteria above, but present evidence of ability to succeed (eg. maturity, life experience, work experience, other study) or
    • Entry to subsequent study is conditional on success at the entry level.

English Language Requirement:

  • An acceptable level of English language fluency.
  • TOEFL (between 233 and 247 CBT) or IELTS (6.5 Academic) tests, completion of accepted international equivalents