Computing (level 3)
The aim of this Programme is to assist students develop core digital and computer skills, knowledge and application that provides a foundation for employment or further study. It aims to introduce students to the skills, work and approaches used in industry and enable students to make informed study/career pathway decisions. This Course will equip students with intermediate level transferable digital skills which will assist them obtain entry level positions, contribute to community outcomes or to progress onto further study.
16 weeks full time in Taranaki
$6,500 incl. GST
PROGRAMME STRUCTUREThe Level 5 NZ Certificate in Information Technology is a 60-credit programme, consisting of four x 15 credit courses. A full-time student is expected to complete the programme in up to six months (18 weeks excluding 2 weeks study breaks). This programme has full-time and part-time study options available. If you are interested in studying this programme part-time, please speak to our admissions team. For further information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PROGRAMME OUTCOMESApply the fundamentals of information systems concepts and practice to support and enhance organisational processes and systems Apply the fundamentals of IT technical support concepts and practice to manage hardware and software resources to meet organisational requirements Apply the fundamentals of interaction design concepts and practice to enhance interface design Use problem-solving and decision-making techniques to provide innovative and timely information technology outcomes Apply professional, legal, and ethical principles and practices in a socially responsible manner as an emerging IT professional Apply the principles of software development to create simple working applications Apply communication, personal, and interpersonal skills to enhance effectiveness in an IT role
CAREER OPPORTUNITIESProgramming Web Developer Network/Systems Administration Systems Analyst
KEY INFORMATION FOR LEARNERSNZ Government key information link for learners, that provides more information to support your decision making for this programme.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTSDomestic Student Entry Requirements: Completed application form Minimum Age: Students must turn 17 within their first year of study at Whitecliffe 42 credits at NCEA Level 3 including: 14 credits in Digital Technologies or Computing AND 10 credits in Maths AND 10 credits in English at NCEA Level 2 or above If you do not have the above, you must have one of the following: Equivalent knowledge, skills, and experience - 50% pass in online assessment Certificate in IT Essentials