Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology

Achieve internationally recognised skills and knowledge in IT. Boost your career with this applied research programme. Plan and conduct your own projects.

What you will learn

  • Work on research projects
  • Investigate the impact of IT on society
  • Consider different perspectives on IT
  • Elective options include:
  • Multimedia Application Development
  • Network Security and Forensics
  • Cyber Ethics

Career options

  • Security Engineer
  • Network Manager
  • Software Developer
  • IT Systems Analyst
  • Database Manager

Further study options

Upcoming start dates

  • 6 March 2017
  • 17 July 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in Information Technology or related subject with a B grade average at Level 7 or 8.
  • Or have the acquired skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience.

20+

  • A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in Information Technology or related subject with a B grade average at Level 7 or 8.
  • Or have the acquired skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience.

International

  • A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in Information Technology or related subject with a B grade average at Level 7 or 8.
  • Or have the acquired skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience.

International students - minimum IELTS (academic) score of 6.5 with no band score lower than 6, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

This programme is not available to international students.

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

Contact our international team to check the suitability of this course for international students.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Business and Information Technology
Offered by:
Te Kete Hangarau o te Pākihi me te Aronui
Formal programme title:
Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology
Programme code:
HV4554