Note: As a subsidiary of
Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology, UCOL is committed to providing the best learning outcome for you. As part of this, all programmes are currently being reviewed to make them portable, consistent, and closely aligned with the needs of the industry. When published, this course information is correct, but the courses offered may change over time. If you have any questions call an Enrolment Advisor on 0800 468 265.
From 2023, UCOL and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga. So, if you join UCOL in 2023, you will be awarded Te Pūkenga certification. And, if you are a current learner graduating in 2023, you will be awarded a co-branded certificate.
This programme consist of 120 credits. The courses includes;
Graduate Professional Practice (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
This course prepares you for the transition into the ICT profession and covers communication skills, team work and topical issues in the industry.
Special Topic (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Pursue an area of special interest to you under the guidance of a UCOL academic staff member.
Software Engineering (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn how to design and construct quality software ready for distribution.
Java Mobile and Web (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Develop a small, enterprise-level Java application that provides support for a mobile workforce.
Advanced Database Concepts (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn how to design, create and administer a data warehouse using a server-based databased management system.
IT Project Management (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Gain an understanding of project management theory and practice it as it relates to the ICT industry.
Optional courses (choose one of the following):
eCommerce Systems (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn introductory principles and application of electronic commerce technologies.
Organisational Systems (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Analyse organisational structures, systems and processes, and use associated computerised tools.
Advanced System Analysis
Software Process (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn how to create quality software applications utilising a modern development approach.
Dynamic Web Solutions (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn how to create a dynamic web application utilising a variety of open-source technologies.
Analysis and Design (15 Credits, 16 weeks duration)
Learn how to create quality analysis and design documentation for a moderately complex system.