Learn
to
develop software and applications.
Learn
to
develop software and applications.

New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology Level 5

Go to next level and build on your existing IT skills. Develop a strong core for all of the academic pathways and advanced programmes at TechSchool.  Upon successful completion you will be capable of applying the fundamentals of current and emerging concepts and practice in IT.  You will also be able to demonstrate an awareness of appropriate professional practice, and work both as part of a team and independently under broad supervision.









Develop a strong core for all of the academic pathways and advanced programmes at TechSchool.  Upon successful completion you will be capable of applying the fundamentals of current and emerging concepts and practice in IT.  





Career opportunities

Get through the door and hit the ground running. An industry-focused qualification in Information Systems can give you that strong start you need. 

Information systems analyst

Design and develop systems that meets specific business or client needs and provide on-going training and support for the team.

Programmer

Write, test and maintain computer programmes that help businesses deliver great products and services. 

IT Project manager

Bring great tech ideas and concepts to executable projects. Determine budgets, timelines and minimise risks to achieve measurable outcomes. 

Computer Systems Consultant

Become an expert on systems and recommend solutions to clients. Stay connected with the pulse of the business operations and design useful solutions.  

Web developer

Develop back-end site structures, test for functionality and privacy best practices. 


Admission requirements

Open entry with interview.  Preference will be given to students with qualifications in Information Technology Level 3 and 4.

Programme structure & paper details

Level

Credits

ICT501

ICT Technical Infrastructure

  • Learn to build useful and effective systems. 

5

15

ICT502

Introduction to Programming and Database

  • Learn programming techniques, graphical interface applications, SQL and organization of databases.

5

15

ICT503

ICT in Business

  • Learn how information systems are used to support businesses.  Understand the legal, and ethical issues that impact on Information Technology services.

5

15

ICT504

ICT in Society

  • Learn about complex information systems and their impact on modern society.

5

15


Further study pathways

Programmes

Provider

New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support Level 5

TechSchool at NZSE

New Zealand Diploma in Information Systems  Level 5

TechSchool at NZSE

New Zealand Diploma in Web Development and Design  Level 5

TechSchool at NZSE

Programme fees

Domestic students

International students

NZ $3,000

NZ $7,500