If you’re ready to take your business to the next level, this diploma programme is for you.
Learn new skills and progress your business at the same time. You’ll use project management techniques to carry out three different projects to grow your business – a marketing project, an operations project and a project of your choice – all supported by one-on-one business mentoring to help speed up your learning.
At the end of the programme, you may already notice positive changes in your business – but more importantly, you’ll be well prepared to grow your business.
Upon successful completion of this programme, you will receive the following qualification:
I want to keep studying
You might want to apply for He Waka Hiringa, our Master of Applied Indigenous Knowledge Level 9 programme. Further higher-level business studies at other institutions may be another option.
I want to use my qualification
You'll graduate with a NZQA-approved qualification showing your academic and practical knowledge to run a business. Plus you'll have three completed projects to show your ability to manage projects successfully.
This is a full-time programme that consists of 120 credits delivered over 36 weeks. Throughout the programme you will be required to attend:
It is important to note that additional learning (approximately 28 hours per week) will also need to be completed outside of class time.
Workload: For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. This may be higher at certain times throughout the programme.
In some locations this programme may be provided by way of an approved sub-contract arrangement.