This programme comprises of 120 credits. Your studies will depend on your chosen area of focus - Accounting, Administration and Technology, or Leadership and Management.
Business Environments (15 Credits)
Learn legal and economic principles to succeed in business, gain an understanding of the wider business environment, and learn how to manage risk.
Business Functions (15 Credits)
Learn how core business functions contribute to smooth operating of a business and its long-term success.
Organisations in a New Zealand Context (15 Credits)
Gain a clear understanding of the New Zealand business environment, professional and ethical behaviour, and the bi-cultural nature of New Zealand business.
Understanding Change (15 Credits)
Successful businesses are constantly looking to innovate and enact change to ensure sustainability. Learn how to contribute to that process and play a role in identifying innovation and change.
Analysis of Financial Information (15 Credits)
Learn how to integrate financial and non-financial information into the strategic planning process and understand debtor risk.
Applied Accounting (15 Credits)
Learn how to prepare and present financial reports, gain a working understanding of the accounting profession's Code of Ethics, and learn about processing a wide range of transactions.
Budgets for Planning and Control (15 Credits)
Learn how to prepare and use budgets to enhance business decision making and problem solving.
Introduction to Accounting and Taxation (15 Credits)
Learn about accounting concepts, income statements, statements of changes in equity, cash flow, balance day adjustments, and periodic and historic cost. You'll also gain an understanding of the tax rules and how to apply them.
Administration and Technology Focus
Administration Services (15 credits)
Learn how to plan, organise and manage business administration functions, operations and/or projects to support your management team. Gain experience using a broad range of technologies and tools, and how to select the right programmes and equipment for the task at hand. Learn how to manage your time and enhance your professionalism.
Administration Systems, Processes and Projects (15 credits)
Learn how to manage, analyse and evaluate administrative systems and processes so you can make sound recommendations and improvements.
Business Information Management (15 credits)
Learn how to produce excellent communications.
Business Technologies (15 credits)
Learn to research and analyse new and emerging business technologies and apply knowledge of those technologies to support the operations and management within a business entity.
Leadership and Management Focus
Business Planning (15 credits)
Learn to formulate a business plan.
Leadership (15 credits)
Reinforce and refresh your leadership skills, and learn how to implement change.
Managing Projects(15 credits)
Learn to effectively manage a project.
Operational Management and Compliance (15 credits)
Learn to apply techniques to improve operational management and compliance.