In this popular one-year course you gain a thorough understanding of management theories and practice and sharpen your specialist skills in leadership and problem solving. If you’ve already got a Bachelor’s degree, this is a fast-track way to get up to speed with the project management specialisation.
Organisations get things done through projects – project management being the process that gets them moving. Project management requires organisation but you’ll also enjoy taking responsibility, and leading and driving a team to succeed. By specialising in project management you can start a lucrative career that spans a huge range of industry.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- Graduate Diploma in Applied Management (Project Management)
|Next intake||Jul 2020 View more details|
1 year full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
Part-time study available
|Indicative Fees||$6,725 total cost of qualification for domestic students View full fees information|
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Depending on the area of specialisation studied, employment opportunities may include:
- Business Development Manager
- Sales and Advertising Manager
- Marketing Manager
- Market Research
- Project Manager
- HR Manager
- Financial Administrator
- Business Analyst
- Promotions and Public Relations Manager
- Operations Manager
- Financial Analyst
- Manager in a Trust or NPO
Topics you'll cover
You'll complete three compulsory papers:
- Applied Business Research
- Strategic Management
- Project Management
Plus papers from the Project Management major:
- Industry Project (30 credits)
- Organisations in a New Zealand Context
- Business Analytics
|Indicative Fees *||$6,725 total cost of qualification for domestic students|
|Course related costs||
Text books may be required for some papers.
Help with fees
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The other is through the government’s ‘fees free’ initiative: If you’re starting tertiary study for the first time you might be eligible for a year’s worth of free fees. Find out more in our FAQ about the government’s fees free initiative.
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.
Find out more and apply at studylink.govt.nz
Scholarships are one way you might be able to get some financial help. Any scholarships specifically related to this course are shown below, otherwise check out the full list of scholarships promoted by Toi Ohomai.
Course Entry Information
All students (domestic and international) must:
Have completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline; OR
Have completed a minimum of a two year diploma equivalent to NZQA Level 7 or higher in a related discipline; OR
Be able to demonstrate at least three years equivalent relevant practical and/or professional experience (a curriculum vitae must be submitted detailing relevant work experience and professional achievements).
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.
Course Locations and Intake Information
|Rotorua||Mokoia Campus||13 Jul 2020|
- 1 year full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
- Part-time study available