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Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Business (Level 8)

Key information

Level of study:
Postgraduate
Tuition fees:
Duration:
1 year
Start date: To be confirmed
Campus:
New Zealand Institute of Education
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Course details

Summary

At NZIE it is all about preparing and delivering capable professionals into New Zealand’s growing businesses and economy. We’ll get you working together with a NZ company, so you can develop your management and leadership skills in a practical environment through our research and internship programme.

A unique feature of this programme is that there are no ‘majors’. So you’ll be able to select your ‘field of study’ based on your previous qualifications and/or work experience. This can include health, engineering, hospitality, IT, finance, marketing, business management and many more subject areas.

Course Content:

The primary aim of this programme is to enable you to further develop your management skills and the ability to effectively analyse and improve the organisational capabilities required to enable a business to change, survive and grow in an increasingly uncertain and changing global environment.

Through applied practice and advancing theoretical knowledge, you will generate solutions to business problems and opportunities in a chosen organisation or business. When graduate you will be able to use your enhanced knowledge, skills and capabilities to proceed to further studies or to obtain employment in positions of responsibility within their chosen field.

You will gain advanced theoretical, practice and research-based knowledge in a variety of areas that are relevant to organisations today. Through the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Business, you will gain management skills and the ability to analyse and improve organisational capabilities to enable organisations to change and grow in this constantly changing environment.

WHEN YOU GRADUATE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO

  • Use your enhanced knowledge, skills and capabilities to proceed to further studies; or
  • Obtain employment in positions of responsibility within your chosen field.

Choosing to study a Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Business will enable you to gain employment in roles, such as Assistant Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader in areas such as general management, business development, project management, HR management, etc.

Entry criteria

Applicants are expected to have completed one of the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or management or related field, or
  • Graduate Diploma in business or management or related field or
  • 120 credit Level 7 Diploma qualification (or the equivalent) in business or management or related field, or
  • Relevant professional qualification approved by the NZIE Academic Board to be equivalent to a bachelors degree
  • In lieu of a formal qualification, applicants may apply if they have at least three years’ suitable work experience in a supervisory or management role in a business or organization.
  • Under this criteria the suitability of the applicant will be decided by the NZIE Academic Board who will assess whether the applicant has acquired the relevant skills and knowledge through their previous work experience to successfully enter this programme.

Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to have achieved an average IELTS level of 6.5 with no band lower than 6 or TOEFL (pBT) score of 590 (with an essay score of 5.5 TWE), TOEFL (iBT) score of 79 or higher (with a writing score of 21) or University of Cambridge CAE with a score of 176 or higher or CPE with a score of no less than 169 in each skill, or NZCEL Level 5 with academic endorsement or the equivalent if they have not attained their former qualifications in English. Results must come from one test conducted in the last 2 years.

All applicants will be required to complete a pre-enrolment form which includes a 400-word statement about professional goals and rationale for seeking entry into this programme.

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