Course Overview

This popular business course covers the principles of management, delivered through practical assignments. 

You'll learn to critically review real-life situations in business management. This includes the theory and the practical application as well.

You'll take part in group projects to learn how to work in ethnically diverse, global environments. And then you'll get to apply your knowledge to solve problems for real businesses.

We have professional specialists visit to share their knowledge with us in class. And our excellent relationships with local employers mean you'll have opportunities you might not get elsewhere. This includes the chance to apply for internships or work experience days. 

If you're looking for a business management course that covers real-world content in a practical way, this is it.

Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:

  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Business Management)
Locations Rotorua, Tauranga
Next intake Jul 2024 View more details
Study options

3 years full-time, including holidays (if applicable)

Part-time study available

Total credits 360
StudyLink assistance Available
Indicative Fees $7,304 per year for domestic students View full fees information
Eligibility View entry criteria

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Career opportunities

  • Business Development Manager
  • Sales and Advertising Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Market Research
  • Project Manager
  • HR Manager
  • Learning and Development Manager
  • Communications Manager
  • Māori Trusts and Entities
  • Business Analyst
  • Promotions and Public Relations Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Senior Manager in a Trust or NPO

Topics you'll cover

Year One

  • Organisations in an Aotearoa New Zealand Context
  • Business Functions
  • Business Environments
  • Change and Innovation
  • Operations Management and Compliance
  • Business Planning
  • Introduction to Leadership
  • Managing Projects

Year Two

  • Economics: Micro and Macro
  • Applied Management
  • Marketing Planning and Control
  • Business Analytics
  • Leadership
  • Human Resource Management
  • Commercial Law
  • Employment Relations

Year Three

  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Management
  • E-Business
  • Advanced Change Management
  • Applied Business Research
  • Industry Project (30 credits)

Course Fees

Indicative Fees * $7,304 per year for domestic students

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Student Loans and Allowances

This course meets the requirements for student allowance and student loan applications through StudyLink.

  • A student loan helps to pay for your course fees (the compulsory fees), study materials e.g. books, equipment, and living costs. You'll have to pay this money back.
  • A student allowance is a weekly payment that can help with your living expenses while you're studying. You don't have to pay the money back.

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Course Entry Information

Entry criteria

Information Session

You’ll be invited to an information meeting. This is your opportunity to find out more about the course content and to make sure you're on the most appropriate course for your career aspirations and current level of experience.

Standard Entry Criteria

Admission, entry, selection, and enrolment into programmes will be in accordance with the Academic Regulations and/or, where approved, specific programme regulations.

Domestic students under 20 and all international students must:

Meet the University Entrance criteria as specified by NZQA or have education achievement at least equivalent to NZQA University Entrance. Where an applicant did not attend schooling in New Zealand, the relevant equivalent to University Entrance will be considered on a case-by-case basis; AND

Meet all programme entry requirements; OR

Provide evidence of ability to complete academic and other requirements (special admission requirements).

Domestic students over 20

Students who do not hold a University Entrance qualification or equivalent may be eligible for admission to a Bachelor's degree programme subject to any entry and selection requirements specified in the respective programme regulations and have evidence of ability to complete academic requirements.

English language requirements

IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 4 with the Academic Endorsement or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.

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Course Locations and Intake Information

Location Campus Start Date
Rotorua Mokoia Campus 22 Jul 2024 Apply now
Tauranga Windermere Campus 22 Jul 2024 Apply now

Study options

  • 3 years full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
  • Part-time study available

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