2020 PROSPECTUS - DELIVERING YOUR FUTURE - ASPIRE2 INTERNATIONAL

 
2020 PROSPECTUS - DELIVERING YOUR FUTURE - ASPIRE2 INTERNATIONAL
2020 Prospectus

Delivering Your Future
2020 PROSPECTUS - DELIVERING YOUR FUTURE - ASPIRE2 INTERNATIONAL
Aspire2 International
         Preparing students with work-
         ready skills in modern growth
         industries, and the chance to
         experience life in New Zealand.

                                                                      Create a better future for yourself.
                                                                      Study for a practical qualification with
                                                                      us in New Zealand – a clean, safe,
                                                                      modern country with a global outlook.

                                                                      You will be setting yourself up for
                                                                      a promising career through the
                                                                      knowledge you acquire, the support
                                                                      you’ll receive from our staff, and the
                                                                      self-development that comes from
                                                                      living in a new country.

                                                                      Aspire2 International Limited is a duly
                                                                      incorporated company which owns
                                                                      and operations registered training
                                                                      providers established as a private
                                                                      training establishment under the
                                                                      Education Act 1989 whose address for
                                                                      service is 20 Hobson Street, Auckland
                                                                      (Aspire 2). Consisting of: Aspire2
                                                                      International English Limited, Aspire2
                                                                      International Hospitality & Healthcare
                                                                      Limited, and Aspire2 International
                                                                      Business & Technology Limited.

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Welcome!                                                                                               Contents
  Discover your future with      Whether you’re just starting out,
  Aspire2 International          or ready to take the next big step                                                      06                                                    34
                                 in your career, you’ve come to the                                                      Why Choose New Zealand?                               IT & Computing Programmes

                                 right place. We offer a full range
                                 of quality programmes to help you                                                       08                                                    40
                                                                                                                         Why Choose Aspire2 International?                     Cookery & Culinary Arts Programmes
                                 find the right employment or set
                                 you up for further study.                                                               10                                                    44
                                                                                                                         Part of the Aspire2 Group                             Hospitality Management Programmes
                                 We are a “whanaungatanga” – an extended family
                                 that gives each member a sense of belonging
                                 – and you will become a valued member of that                                           12                                                    48
                                                                                                                         Life at Aspire2 International                         Welding Programmes
                                 family. It takes all sorts to make a family, and
                                 that’s why we foster multicultural understanding
                                 and celebrate diversity.                                                                14                                                    52
                                                                                                                         Our Campuses                                          Aspire2 Work
                                 You will work with a great team of expert
                                 teachers who love what they do, and who strive
                                 to make your study experience rich, enjoyable                                           18                                                    54
                                                                                                                         Our Programmes                                        Your Journey With Us
                                 and successful.

                                 As an international student, Aspire2 International
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                                 has everything you need – friendly support                                              Academic Partners                                     Did You Know?
                                 whenever you need it with your study, language
                                 or getting a job. We are here to help and
                                 encourage you.
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                                                                                                                         English Programmes                                    How to Enrol
                                 We can’t wait to meet you on your first day!

                                 Welcome to Aspire2 International.
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                                                                                                                         Business Programmes                                   Key Information for International Students
                                 Clare Bradley
                                 CEO

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Auckland
                                                                                                                                                                                              Tauranga

      Why choose
      New Zealand?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Christchurch

                                                                                                                                                                                 New Zealand makes you feel
                                                                                                                                                                                 welcome
                                                                                                                                                                                 Kiwis are some of the most welcoming people that you
                                                                                                                                                                                 will ever meet. Just under five million people live here,
                                                                                                                                                                                 and it is one of the safest places in the world. Over 30
                                                                                                                                                                                 nationalities call New Zealand home.

                                                                                                                                                                                 Highly regarded educational system
                                                                                                                                                                                 In New Zealand and at Aspire2 International, you
                                                                                                                                                                                 are guaranteed the high quality, hands on education
                                                                                                                                                                                 you deserve. The support services for international
                                                                                                                                                                                 students are among the best in the world.

                                                                                                                                                                                 Stable economy
                                                                                                                                                                                 We have a democratic system of government
                                                                                                                                                                                 and our economy is growing and stable.

                                                                                                                                                                                 Work opportunities
                                                                                                         New Zealand is a great                                                  We recognise that for many international students
                                                                                                                                                                                 it is important to be able to work, to support day
                                                                                                              place to come and                                                  to day living. In New Zealand, there are work

                                                                                                          study and offers many                                                  opportunities available for international students.
                                                                                                                                                                                 On a student visa, you are allowed to work up to 20

                                                                                                       exciting opportunities for                                                hours a week during your study and full time during
                                                                                                                                                                                 semester breaks.
                                                                                                         international students.
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Why choose
  Aspire2 International?
                                                                                                                                         Expert
                                 Auckland
                                                               Study for real                                                            teachers                                                         An up-to-date
                                    Tauranga                   jobs in real                                                              who make a                                                       range of study
       Campuses                                                industries                                                                difference
       in the best                                             All our programmes have a practical
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Our English language programmes and
                                                                                                                                         Launching or extending your career
       locations                                               focus. Everything you learn will give you                                 begins with a positive, engaging study
                                                                                                                                                                                                          our range of diplomas and certificates
                                                                                                                                                                                                          are delivered using up-to-date
                                               Christchurch    the skills to work in your chosen career.                                 experience. Whatever path you are                                techniques and content, and aligned
                                                               We work closely with industry partners to                                 taking, that’s just what you will get                            with industry standards. We work with
                                                               ensure that what we are teaching is what                                  by working with our dedicated and                                the New Zealand Qualifications Authority
                                                               they are looking for when you graduate.                                   talented teachers, and enjoying our                              (NZQA) and industry leaders to keep our
                                                               Throughout your study, you will gain                                      welcoming campuses.                                              curriculum fresh and relevant.
       Our campuses are located in three of                    insights into real industries by hearing
       New Zealand’s most popular cities.                      directly from our industry partners.
       Each city is a gateway to a beautiful
       and unique part of New Zealand. The
       campuses are located in the centre of
       each town amongst stores, businesses,
       utilities, eateries, and entertainment
       options. Not only that, you will have
                                                                                                                                           Counselling                                                    Time for work
       everything you need to learn and                                                                                                    and support                                                    and play
       succeed. We work with employers in
                                                                                                                                           When you are studying a long way                               Life at Aspire2 International isn’t all hard
       each location so you have every chance
       to launch or extend your career as                       Help with employment                                                       from home, sometimes you might need                            work – learning a new language, new
                                                                                                                                           someone to talk to. Feeling relaxed and                        concepts or new ideas can be tiring. It’s
       part of your studies. Our organisation                   The Aspire2 Work team are dedicated
                                                                                                                                           enjoying your learning experience is a                         good to balance that work with plenty of
       consists of: Aspire2 International English               to helping you find work – whether that
                                                                                                                                           large part of your success, so we have                         fun, and that’s why we organise activities
       Limited, Aspire2 International Hospitality               is part time work while you study, or full
                                                                                                                                           counsellors to help you sort out any                           to encourage you to mingle with other
       & Healthcare Limited, and Aspire2                        time work in your holidays or when you
                                                                                                                                           problems – in your first language.                             students and, if you’re coming from
       International Business & Technology                      have completed your studies.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          overseas, to experience Kiwi life.
       Limited.

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Aspire2 Group provides
                                                                                                        education and vocational training                                     International
                                                                                                        to domestic, international and
                                                                                                        business to business students.
                                                                                                                                                                                  Aspire2          NZ Welding
                                                                                                        Our vision is to create future                                         International         School
                                                                                                        opportunities for our students
                                                                                                        by providing world class
                                                                                                        programmes. Our overarching
                                                                                                        objective is to deliver the best                                      Domestic
                                                                                                        possible employment outcomes
                                                                                                        for our students.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aspire2
                                                                                                                                                                                  Aspire2          Business

      Part of the
                                                                                                        Aspire2 Group has three divisions across                                  Trades          Management
                                                                                                        international, domestic and business to business.                                         Programme
                                                                                                        This formidable combination delivers not only
                                                                                                        the highest quality education experience,
                                                                                                        but internationally recognised qualifications,

      Aspire2 Group
                                                                                                        pathways and opportunities to meet and work                                               Naturopathic
                                                                                                                                                                                Cornerstone
                                                                                                        with New Zealand employers.                                                                College of
                                                                                                                                                                                 Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                  New Zealand
                                                                                                        Together we are focused on creating your future
                                                                                                        opportunities.

                                                                                                                                                                                 Solomon
      Aspire2 Group Limited is New Zealand’s leading                                                                                                                              Group

      private provider of international and domestic
      education and vocational training.
                                                                                                                                                                              Business to Business

                                                                                                                                                                                 Aspire2
                                                                                                                                                                                Business
                                                                                                                                                                                                Safety 'n Action
                                                                                                                                                                                Workplace
                                                                                                                                                                              Communication

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Agents
                                                                                                                                             Showcasing our student offering for our
                                                                                                                                             education agents is a priority for Aspire2
                                                                                                                                             International. We host a number of
                                                                                                                                             successful events and training sessions for
                                                                                                                                             our partners throughout the year.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photo Competitions
Graduation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          While our students enjoy their term
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    breaks we celebrate the beauty of
We host a number of graduation                                                                                                                                                                                                                      New Zealand and their adventures with
ceremonies across all of our campuses                                                                                                                                                                                                               a number of competitions run through
every year, celebrating the achievements                                                                                                                                                                                                            our social platforms. The winning entries
of our graduates as they continue their                                                                                                                                                                                                             demonstrate just what a great destination
careers here and overseas.                                                                                                                                                                                                                          New Zealand is for international students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and just how breathtaking our beautiful
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    country is!

                                                                                                                                             Cultural Events
                                                                                                                                             We celebrate the important
                                                                                                                                             anniversaries of our global citizens with
                                                                                                                                             Chinese New Year and Diwali being
                                                                                                                                             calendar highlights each year.

                                               Pastoral Care                                                                                                                                      Industry Events
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Aspire2 International faculties encourage
                                               Our students enjoy a fantastic number of campus events celebrating Orientation Week,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  students to participate in innovation
                                               Maori Language Week, Russia Day, Japan Day, Taste of Korea, Latino Day and many more.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  and business expos as well as industry
                                               Across the year we enjoy outings with students so they can confidently and safely                                                                  competitions. We are extremely proud of
                                               see some of our countryside. A highlight was our Tauranga campus trip arranged                                                                     the efforts of our students who took away a
                                               by the Student Council to explore the Waitomo Caves and the surrounding native                                                                     number of medals in 2018 at the NZ Hospitality
                                               bush. This story was one of great interest to our international friends online, with                                                               Championships, including NZ Barista of the Year
                                               over 50,000 people viewing the images!                                                                                                             and the 2018 NZChefs Regional Competition.

Employers
Our relationship with New Zealand                                                               Use Aspire2 students if you’ve got the
employers is of utmost importance to us.                                                        opportunity. Get connected with some
To promote the contribution our employer                                                        of the awesome things they’re doing on
partners make to our business we share their                                                    the campus and see what value that can
stories, like this one from Pete Cameron at                                                     bring to your organisation in the future.
Connex World Limited.
                                                                                                - Pete Cameron, Connex World Limited

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Auckland City Campus

  Our Campuses                                                                                                                                  Located in the North Island, Auckland is
                                                                                                                                                New Zealand’s largest city and home to a third
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      beautiful coastal scenery to explore within reach of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      the city centre. Auckland is one of New Zealand’s
                                                                                                                                                of the country’s population. This vibrant, multicultural              fastest growing cities and the country’s financial and
                                                                                                                                                city is full of restaurants, shopping malls, theatres and             economic powerhouse which creates opportunities in
  Aspire2 International has four campuses,                                                                                                      activities. Located between two harbours and surrounded               many sectors for employment.
  in three of New Zealand’s most vibrant                                                                                                        by ocean, there are plenty of wild beaches, islands and
                                                                                             Auckland
  cities catering to over 3500 students from
  all over the world. Close to shopping malls,                                                   Tauranga
  restaurants and theatres our campuses
  offer the opportunity to explore everything
  New Zealand has to offer.                                                                                                                                                                                           Henderson Campus, Auckland
  Aspire2 nurtures relationships with the business communities                                                                                                                                                        Our purpose-built Cookery campus is located in
  in each city, creating opportunities for you to get practical                                                                                                                                                       the Auckland suburb of Henderson, in a popular
  experience through part time employment while you study, and                                                                                                                                                        tourist region known for its vineyards, dining options
  helping you launch your career.                                                                                                                                                                                     and locally grown fresh produce. Because of our
                                                                                                                      Christchurch                                                                                    multicultural influences, New Zealand food has a
  Each campus has world-class facilities, a student café and                                                                                                                                                          vibrant style and many of our Chefs are internationally
  courtyard, free wi-fi, a student library (Christchurch eLibrary only)                                                                                                                                               recognised. Auckland is packed with restaurants and
  right down to on-site bicycle parking. Aspire2 campuses have                                                                                                                                                        eateries serving a wide variety of cuisine from all over
  everything you need to learn                                                                                                                                                                                        the world, creating a unique study experience and a
  and succeed!                                                                                                                                                                                                        great place to launch your career in cookery.

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Tauranga Campus                                                                                         Christchurch Campus

                                  Tauranga is New Zealand’s fifth largest city and the                    Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island and
                                  economic hub of the Western Bay of Plenty region.                       the third largest city in New Zealand. The city centre is
                                  Many national and international businesses are based                    being rebuilt with new bars, international restaurants
                                  there offering opportunities for employment. The Port                   and creative spaces appearing all over the city. This
                                  of Tauranga is the country’s largest export port and the                is great for students looking for part time work in
                                  city is extremely well positioned geographically with                   the tourism, hospitality and construction industries.
                                  easy access to all major New Zealand cities. Tauranga                   Christchurch is also the gateway to all the magnificent
                                  has fantastic weather, good quality of life, and exciting               South Island scenery and amazing outdoor activities.
                                  job opportunities, making it a popular destination for
                                  study and work.

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Our Programmes                                                                               Level 3            Level 4                      Level 5                       Level 6          Level 7          Further Study
                                                                                                                                                                                                              See pages 18 and 19

                                                                       Welding                   Career
                                                                                                                    Career
                                                                        Study in            Preparation for
  At Aspire2 International, our                                        Auckland,          Engineering Trades
                                                                                                                 Preparation
                                                                                                               for Spesialised
                                                                        Rotorua             Introduction to
  practical approach to learning                                                                Welding
                                                                                                                   Welding

  will help you graduate with
  the skills to be job ready. Our                                      Cookery
                                                                         Study in
  programmes cover a wide range                                         Auckland                               NZ Certificate in             NZ Diploma in
                                                                                                                  Cookery                      Cookery
  of career paths, so get started
  with Aspire2 International.
                                                                  Hospitality                                                                                                                              • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                        Study in                                                                                                                             of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                              NZ Diploma                    NZ Diploma
                                                                      Auckland,
                                                                                                                                             in Hospitality                in Hospitality
                                                                      Tauranga,                                                              Management                    Management
                                                                    Christchurch
        English Programmes
        Study in
        Auckland,                                                    Business                                                                                                                              • Auckland University
                                                                        Study in                                                                                                                             of Technology (NZ)
        Tauranga,
                                                                      Auckland,                                                              NZ Diploma in                NZ Diploma in      Diploma in    • Lincoln University (NZ)
        Christchurch
                                                                      Tauranga,                                                                Business                     Business         Business      • Massey Universtiy (NZ)
                                                                    Christchurch                                                                                                                           • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                             of Technology (NZ)

          General English

                                                                                                                                                                                             Diploma in
                                                                                                                                                                                             Technology
                                                                                                                                                                                            Management*

         IELTS Preparation

                                                                                                                                                                                             Diploma in
                                                                                                                                                                                             Accounting

          NZCEL Level 4
                                                                                                                                                                                              Graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                              Diploma
                                                                                                                                                                                             in Applied
                                                                                                                                                                                            Management     *in Tauranga only

             Pathways to further
             study                                         IT & Computing                                                                                                                                  • Auckland University
                                                                        Study in                                                                                                                             of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                              Graduate
                                                                                                                                                                           NZ Diploma                      • Auckland ICT
                                                                      Auckland,                                                                                                               Diploma in
                                                                                                                                           NZ Diploma in IT                in Systems                        Graduate School
                                                                      Tauranga,                                                                                                              Information
                                                                                                                                                                          Administration
                                                                                                                                                                                             Technology    • Lincoln University (NZ)
                                                                    Christchurch
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Massey Universtiy (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                             of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Waikato Institute of
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Technology (NZ)

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Lincoln University,                                                   Toi-Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                    New Zealand                                                           of Technology,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          New Zealand
                                                                                                                                    Lincoln University was founded in 1878 and prides itself
                                                                                                                                    on developing students who are globally connected,                    Toi Ohomai offers various degree programmes on
                                                                                                                                    forward thinking, and ready to shape tomorrow. Great                  its Rotorua and Tauranga campuses that Aspire2’s
                                                                                                                                    futures grow at Lincoln.                                              students wish to pathway to under a guaranteed credit
                                                                                                                                                                                                          arrangement (GCA) with Toi Ohomai.
                                                                                                                                    Lincoln University provides pathway opportunities for our
                                                                                                                                    graduates with Level 5, 6, and 7 Business qualifications.             Level 5 students of Aspire2 International from

  Our Academic Partners                                                                                                               Business
                                                                                                                                      • Bachelor of Commerce
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Business, IT and Hospitality faculties can staircase to
                                                                                                                                                                                                          following qualifications at Toi Ohomai

                                                                                                                                      • Master of Business in Finance
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Hospitality
                                                                                                                                      • Master of Professional Accounting                                  • Bachelor of Applied Hospitality
                                                                                                                                      • Master of Business in Global Management                              and Tourism Management
  Our Academic Partners in both New Zealand and overseas offer                                                                          and Marketing
  pathway opportunities for graduates of Aspire2 International                                                                                                                                             IT & Computing
  programmes. Eligibility criteria and study requirements differ across                                                                                                                                    • Bachelor of Applied Information Technology
  pathway options. For more information and specific details please
  email us at study@aspire2international.ac.nz                                                                                                                                                             Business
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Bachelor of Applied Management (Business
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Management) and (Accounting)

  Auckland ICT                                             Auckland University of
  Graduate School,                                         Technology (AUT),
  New Zealand                                              New Zealand                                                              Massey University,                                                    Waikato Institute of
                                                                                                                                    New Zealand                                                           Technology (WINTEC),
  The Auckland ICT Graduate School is a joint initiative   AUT is New Zealand’s second largest                                                                                                            New Zealand
  by the University of Auckland and the University of      and fastest growing university with five faculties across
                                                                                                                                    Massey University is based in Palmerston North,
                                                           three campuses in Auckland.                                                                                                                    The Waikato Institute of Technology, also known as
  Waikato in New Zealand, established to meet the                                                                                   New Zealand, with campuses in Auckland and
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wintec, is one of New Zealand’s leading institutes of
  increasing demand for industry-ready ICT graduates.                                                                               Wellington and also offers national and worldwide
                                                           AUT can staircase our students who have completed                                                                                              technology and is based in Hamilton.
                                                           a qualification in Business, Hospitality Management                      distance learning options.
  Entry into the MInfoTech requires a B grade average
                                                           or Information Technology to various AUT Bachelor's,                                                                                           Students from the IT and Business faculties at Aspire2
  or higher at Level 7. Students require a Bachelor's                                                                               Massey Business School offers staircasing
                                                           Postgraduate and Masters programmes.                                                                                                           International can apply for further study in various
  qualification to apply for the Masters of Information                                                                             opportunities to our students who have completed
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Information Technology qualifications at Wintec.
  Technology.                                                                                                                       Level 5, 6 and 7 Business and Level 7 IT qualifications.
                                                            Business
   IT & Computing                                                                                                                                                                                          IT & Computing
                                                            • Bachelor of Business                                                    Business
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Bachelor of Applied IT
   • Masters of Information Technology                                                                                                • Business School Degree Programmes
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • PGDip of Applied IT
                                                            IT & Computing                                                            • Master of Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • PGDip in Applied Informatics
                                                            • Master of Computer and Information Sciences                             • Master of Business Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Master of Applied IT
                                                            • Master of Service Oriented Computing
                                                            • Master of Information Security and                                      IT & Computing
                                                              Digital Forensics
                                                                                                                                      • Master of Information Sciences
                                                            • Master of Science
                                                                                                                                        (Information Technology)
                                                            • Postgraduate Diploma in Computer
                                                              and Information Sciences

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ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                                                   What can I
                                                                                                                                                                                                   study?

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Programmes

                                                                                                                                                                                                      General English

      English Language                                                                                                                                                                               IELTS Preparation

      Programmes
                     Study in Auckland, Christchurch or Tauranga

                                                                                                                                                                                                          NZCEL
                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Level 4)
                     Pathways to further study

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Study in New Zealand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ENGLISH
                                                                                                                         ENG                              NZQA approved and accredited

  with Aspire2 International
                                                                                                                    English Language
                                                                                                                    Programmes
                                                                                                                          Delivered by Aspire2 International English

                                                                                                                         General                                                 IELTS                                           NZCEL*
                                                                                                                         English                                              Preparation*                                       (Level 4)

                                                                                                                    What will I learn?                                      What will I learn?                              What will I learn?
                                                                                                                    General English will help you make                      We offer classes at foundation                  New Zealand Certificate in English Language
                                                                                                                    your way with confidence in an English                  (Intermediate) and advanced levels              (Academic) (Level 4) is intended for learners
                                                                                                                    speaking country. Our experienced                       (Upper-Intermediate/Advanced). You              of English who wish to pursue further
                                                                                                                    teachers make it fun to learn real-life,                will learn strategies and develop the           academic study. Graduates will have the
                                                                                                                    everyday English. Lessons include a mix                 skills needed to perform well in the            English language skills to understand
                                                                                                                    of skills (reading, writing, listening and              exam. You will have access to the               context-specific texts of a more academic
                                                                                                                    speaking), as well as language practice.                latest resources, your progress will be         nature, write records and reports and
                                                                                                                                                                            regularly assessed and this class will          communicate and interact confidently in
                                                                                                                                                                            help you make the transition to tertiary        English.
                                                                                                                                                                            studies.

                                                                                                                    Am I eligible?                                          Am I eligible?                                  Am I eligible?
                                                                                                                    This programme is open for all.                         Students need to be at Intermediate             Students need to be at CEFR B2 level
                                                                                                                                                                            (B1+) level or higher.                          or higher.

                                                                                                                            Auckland, Tauranga
                                                                                                                            and Christchurch                                         Auckland                                       Auckland

                                                                                                                                  20 hours per week                                         20 hours per week                            25 hours per week
                                                                                                                         20h                                                      20h                                            25h

        Are you looking to study, meet new people,                                                                                Student part time
                                                                                                                                  working rights*
                                                                                                                                                                                            Student part time
                                                                                                                                                                                            working rights*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Student part time
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         working rights*

        travel, work or advance your career?
                                                                                                                    Facilities                                              Student Support                                 Academic Pathways
        Join us at Aspire2 International and we will help you use English                                           • Study and computer area                                • Academic support                             At Aspire2 International we will help
        to unlock the door to a world of new opportunities. Our dedicated,                                          • Free self-study computer program                       • Aspire2 Work (job support team)              prepare you for Certificate, Diploma,
                                                                                                                    • Student café and courtyard                             • Quality student experience                   Bachelor, or post-graduate studies. This is
        professional tutors teach students from all over the world and will                                         • Free wi-fi                                                                                            your opportunity to move forward into your
                                                                                                                                                                            Employment Pathways
        ensure you have a unique and rewarding learning experience.                                                 • Student library
                                                                                                                      (Christchurch eLibrary only)                          A solid result in the IELTS examination will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            choice of programme.

                                                                                                                    • Bicycle parking                                       make it easier to work, live or study in many
                                                                                                                                                                            English speaking countries.
                                                                       Yota Watanabe from Japan
                                                                                 studied English at
                                                          Aspire2 International, Auckland campus                    * To be eligible for part time working rights students must study for a minimum of 14 weeks, and be aged 18 years or older.

                                                                                                                          Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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What can I study?
                                                                                                                                       Level 5                                Level 6                        Level 7                Further Study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   See pages 18 and 19

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Auckland University
                                                                                                                                     NZ Diploma in                         NZ Diploma in                    Diploma in            of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                       Business                              Business                       Business            • Lincoln University (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Massey Universtiy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Diploma in
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Technology            of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Management*

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Diploma in
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Accounting

                                                                                                                                                                                                             Graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Diploma
                                                                                                                                                                                                            in Applied
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Management

                                                                                                                             Where can a career
                                                                                                                             in Business take you?                                                                              Salary Scope:

      Business
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                $37k - $115k+*

      Programmes
                                                                                                                              Part time opportunities                             Full time                              Advanced level
                                                                                                                              while studying                                      opportunities                          opportunities

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    CEO

                                                                                                                              • Customer Service                                  • Assistant Office Manager/            • Area Manager
                                                                                                                                Representative/                                     Team Leader                          • General Manager (all
                     Study in Auckland, Christchurch or Tauranga                                                                Receptionist                                      • Manager (all sectors) e.g.             sectors)
                                                                                                                              • Office Administrator                                retail, marketing, facilities,
                                                                                                                                                                                    sales, hospitality, project,
                                                                                                                                                                                    technology
                     Level 5-7 programmes

                                                                                                                             * Salaries information sourced from TradeMe Salaries Guide in $NZD as at August 2019

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NZDB                                                                                                                                                           NZDB
                                             NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                               NZQA approved and accredited
         L5                                                                                                                                                             L6

    New Zealand Diploma in Business                                                                                                                                New Zealand Diploma in Business
    Level 5                                                                                                                                                        Level 6

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BUSINESS
    Strands:                                            Delivered by
                                                                                                             120
                                                                                                              Credits
                                                                                                                                                   1
                                                                                                                                                 YEAR

                                                                                                                                                                   Strands:                                              Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        YEAR

     Accounting                                        Aspire2 International Business                        120 credits                                                                                                Aspire2 International Business
                                                                                                                                                                    Accounting                                                                                       120 credits
     Administration and Technology                     & Technology                                          (equivalent to 1 academic year)                                                                            & Technology
                                                                                                                                                                    Administration and Technology                                                                    (equivalent to 1 academic year)
     Leadership and Management                         Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga                                                                            Leadership and Management                           Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga

    Understanding the fundamentals of business – accounting, technology, leadership and more – will                                                                From strategy to marketing, economics to management – developing these fundamentals will give you a
    give you a good foundation for your career in business. The programme focuses on developing your                                                               powerful foundation for your career in business. The programme focuses on developing you personally
    business knowledge and skills to open opportunities for employment in the business world, or for                                                               and professionally, to open opportunities for employment in the business world or for further study.
    further study.

                                                                                                                                                                   What will I learn?                                    Elective Papers*                             Am I eligible?
    What will I learn?                                  Administrative and                                    Employment Pathways                                  This qualification provides you with                  Accounting Strand                            This programme is open to anyone
    This qualification will equip you with              Technology Strand                                     With the Accounting strand, you will                 well-developed administrative skills                                                               aged 18 and over.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Business Finance and Taxation
    a broad range of practical business,                Technology in Business                                have the skills and knowledge to be                  and a broad knowledge of a wide
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Accounting Information and Systems           Students must have completed at
    leadership, and interpersonal skills                Business Systems Administration                       employed in accounting roles, and                    variety of business contexts. You
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Company Reporting and Analysis               least a Level 5 qualification in a
    and knowledge. You can study a                                                                            provide volunteer accounting work for                get to apply solutions to a defined
                                                        Business Functions                                                                                                                                                                                            relevant or related subject area.
    combination of core and elective                                                                          community groups.                                    range of unpredictable problems,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Administration and
    papers to make sure you are qualified               Leadership and                                                                                             and analyse and evaluate information
                                                                                                              With the Administration and                                                                                Technology Strand                            Employment Pathways
    for your choice of role.                            Management Strand                                                                                          from a variety of sources. There are
                                                                                                              Technology strand, you will have the                                                                       Systemic Business Administration             With the Accounting strand, you will
                                                                                                                                                                   opportunities to put your leadership
    Core Papers                                         Leadership                                            skills and knowledge to work in a                                                                                                                       have the skills and knowledge to
                                                                                                                                                                   skills to the test.                                   Change Management
                                                        Managing People                                       wide range of administration roles.                                                                                                                     be employed in accounting roles,
    Intro to Business in New Zealand                                                                                                                                                                                     Managerial Technology
                                                                                                                                                                   You will also learn essential skills such
    Business Marketing                                  Operational Management                                With the Leadership and Management                                                                                                                      and provide volunteer accounting
                                                                                                                                                                   as developing text documents and
                                                                                                              strand, you will have the skills and                                                                       Leadership and Management Strand             work for community groups.
    Organisational Communication                                                                                                                                   spreadsheets, organising meetings,
                                                        Am I eligible?                                        knowledge to work at an operational
                                                                                                                                                                   maintaining financial records and                     Project and Financial Management             With the Administration and
    Elective Papers*                                    This programme is open to anyone                      level for a range of business entities.                                                                    Modern Business Practices                    Technology strand, you will have the
                                                                                                                                                                   creating presentations.
                                                        aged 18 and over.**                                                                                                                                                                                           skills and knowledge to work in a
    Accounting Strand                                                                                         * Please contact Aspire2 International                                                                     Managing People and Change
                                                        You need a Certificate in Business                    for intake dates and information on                  Core Papers                                                                                        wide range of administration roles.
    Accounting and Controls
                                                        Level 3 or 4, or completion of New                    the specialisations available at each                                                                      * Please contact Aspire2 International       With the Leadership and Management
    Budgeting and Taxation                                                                                                                                         Strategic Management
                                                        Zealand Year 12 secondary schooling;                  campus                                                                                                     for intake dates and information             strand, you will have the skills and
    Accounting Processes                                                                                                                                           Business Communication
                                                        or international equivalent; and/or                   ** We will accept 17 year old                                                                              on the strands available at each             knowledge to work at an operational
                                                        appropriate work experience.                                                                               Organisation Management                               campus.
                                                                                                              applicants in Auckland only                                                                                                                             level for a range of business entities.

                 For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                          For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Provide evidence of
                     Be 17 years                           Provide evidence of an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           an IELTS overall band

          17
                     of age or older*                      IELTS overall band score
                     *For Auckland
                     campus only and              5.5      of at least 5.5 (Academic),
                                                           with no individual band
                                                                                               Have a Pearson Academic
                                                                                               Test score of 42 and above
                                                                                                                                  H ave a B2 Communicator
                                                                                                                                  Test HIGH PASS and                    18           Be 18 years
                                                                                                                                                                                     of age or older
                                                                                                                                                                                                             6.0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           score of at least 6.0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           (Academic), with no
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           individual band less
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   score of 50 and above with no
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         PASS with no less than
                     18+ for other regions                 less than 5.0                       with no individual band            above with no less than a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           than 5.5                individual band score less than 42    a pass in each skill
                                                                                               score less than 36                 pass in each skill

                                                                                         Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz       Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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DB                                                                                                                                                 GDAM
                                       NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                             NZQA approved and accredited
           L7                                                                                                                                                  L7

    Diploma in Business                                                                                                                                    Graduate Diploma in Applied Management
    Level 7                                                                                                                                                Level 7 with Specialisations

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       BUSINESS
                                                                          120                                   1
                                                                                                              YEAR

                                                                                                                                                           Specialisations                                       Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     YEAR

    Delivered by                                                           Credits
                                                                                                                                                            Retail Management                                   Aspire2 International Business &                  120 credits
    Aspire2 International Business & Technology                            120 credits
                                                                                                                                                            Tourism and Hospitality Management                  Technology                                        (equivalent to 1 academic year)
    Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga                                       (equivalent to 1 academic year)
                                                                                                                                                            Project Management                                  Auckland, Christchurch

    Enhance your business career or continue with graduate level studies with this one-year programme.                                                      The qualification is intended for people with prior qualifications or experience in business management
    You will be recognised by employers, educational institutions and the business community as a positive                                                  who wish to acquire knowledge and skills to pursue managerial roles in specific business sectors within
    contributor to enterprise and industry. You may go on to further study towards a degree or professional                                                 New Zealand or internationally, or for further study in the field of business management.
    qualifications at a range of tertiary institutions both in New Zealand and abroad.
                                                                                                                                                           What will I learn?                                    Tourism and Hospitality                           concepts, and the practical skills
                                                                                                                                                           Graduates of this qualification may                   Management:                                       needed to implement them. They will
    What will I learn?                           Am I eligible?                                       and start-up organisations within                    undertake further study towards                       New Zealand Tourism Management                    be able to work effectively in entry to
    You will gain in-depth understanding         This programme is open to anyone                     both large and small organisational                  degree programmes across a number                                                                       mid-level management roles across a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tourism and Hospitality Industry
    of the concepts, theories and models         aged 18 and over.                                    contexts.To find out more about                      of business disciplines or towards                    Strategic Management                              range of sectors, large to small, from
    that underpin a range of essential                                                                employment opportunities click on                    professional qualifications at a range                                                                  established to start-up organisations.
                                                 Students must have completed                         the CareersNZ logo, then the provider
    business functions.                                                                                                                                    of tertiary institutions both in New                  Project Management:                               On completion of this qualification,
                                                 at least a Diploma at Level 6 in a                   who offers this qualification.                       Zealand and abroad.                                   Managing Projects                                 graduates will have an in-depth
    You will manage and complete a               relevant or related subject area; or
    business project, and report using           have at least two (2) years of relevant                                                                                                                         Project Quality Assurance                         understanding of concepts
    concepts previously covered within           work experience                                                                                           Core Papers                                                                                             underpinning human resource
    the programme.                                                                                                                                                                                               Am I eligible?                                    management, planning, leadership,
                                                                                                                                                           Managing People and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 This programme is open to anyone                  business communication, finance,
                                                 Employment Pathways                                                                                       Organisational Behaviour
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 aged 20 and over.                                 innovation, entrepreneurship,
    Core Papers                                  Graduates of this qualification will                                                                      Business and Marketing Communication
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Students must have successfully                   marketing, operations management,
    Organisational Change                        have a firm understanding of core                                                                         Applied Accounting and Budgeting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 completed an undergraduate degree                 and business systems. The
    Strategic Management                         business concepts coupled with                                                                            Strategic Operational Management                                                                        Programme enables graduates to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 or higher; or provide evidence of
    Accounting and Finance                       practical application skills acquired                                                                                                                                                                             pursue professional positions in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 equivalent practical, professional or
                                                 through their participation in the                                                                                                                                                                                business and management areas as
    Marketing Management                                                                                                                                                                                         educational experience.
                                                 business project. They will be able to                                                                    Elective Papers*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the option to pursue higher studies.
    Business Communication                       work effectively in professionalentry                                                                     Retail Management:
    Business Project                                                                                                                                                                                             Employment Pathways
                                                 to mid level management roles across                                                                      Functions of Retail Management                        Graduates will have a firm
                                                 a range of sectors in established
                                                                                                                                                           Retail Customer Orientation                           understanding of core business

                                                                                                                                                           * Please contact Aspire2 International for intake dates and information on the specialisations available at each campus

                 For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                  For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                   Provide evidence of an                                                                                                                                          Provide evidence of an
                                                   IELTS overall band score

          18                                                                                                                                                    20
                     Be 18 years                                                                                                                                             Be 20 years                           IELTS band score of at

                                                                                                                                                                                                     6.0
                                                   of at least 6.0 (Academic),
                     of age or older
                                         6.0       with no individual band
                                                   less than 5.5
                                                                                   Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                                   score of 50 and above with no
                                                                                                                            Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                                                                                            PASS with no less than
                                                                                                                                                                             of age or older                       least 6.0 (Academic), with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   no score lower than 5.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                score of 50 and above with no
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PASS with no less than
                                                                                   individual band score less than 42       a pass in each skill                                                                                                individual band score less than 42    a pass in each skill

                                                                                 Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz       Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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DTM                                                                                                                                                       DA
                                       NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                             NZQA approved and accredited
          L7                                                                                                                                                       L7

    Diploma in Technology Management                                                                                                                       Diploma in Accounting
    Level 7                                                                                                                                                Level 7

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            BUSINESS
    Strands                                      Delivered by
                                                                                                      120
                                                                                                      Credits
                                                                                                                                            1
                                                                                                                                          YEAR

                                                                                                                                                           Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   YEAR

     Technology Marketing                       Aspire2 International Business                       120 credits                                          Aspire2 International Business & Technology                                           120 credits
                                                 & Technology                                         (equivalent to 1 academic year)                      Auckland, Christchurch                                                                (equivalent to 1 academic year)
                                                 Tauranga

                                                                                                                                                           Enhance your accounting career with this year-long qualification, by learning about the New Zealand
    Enhance your career in technology management and technology sales management. Your skills can                                                          accounting environment. You will be recognised by employers, educational institutions and the
    be applied to a new enterprise, an established workplace, or may lead to higher level management or                                                    community as a positive contributor to business enterprise and industry. This qualification can lead to
    business study.                                                                                                                                        further study in professional accountancy, or on to employment.

    What will I learn?                           Technology Marketing Strand                          undertake further study towards
    This year-long programme is designed         Consumer Behaviour                                   degree programmes across a number                    What will I learn?                                    Audit and Assurance                                   Employment Pathways
    for students who would like to                                                                    of business disciplines at a range                   You will gain the skills you need to                  Financial Management                                  Graduates of this qualification will
                                                 Marketing of Technology Products
    enhance their knowledge and skills in                                                             of tertiary institutions both in New                 contribute confidently within a range                 MYOB / Xero / Payroll                                 have the skills and knowledge to
                                                 Project: Marketing Planning for
    technology management, technology                                                                 Zealand and abroad.                                  of organisational frameworks and                                                                            apply in-depth accounting and finance
                                                 Technology Products and Services
    sales management or enterprise                                                                                                                         functions. You will know how to use                   Am I eligible?                                        expertise to make informed strategic
    development. Skills and knowledge            Am I eligible?                                       Employment Pathways                                  accounting and payroll software, and                  This programme is open to anyone                      business decisions in a variety of
    gained through this programme can                                                                 Graduates of this qualification will                 understand managerial and financial                   aged 18 and over.                                     business entities in accounting roles
                                                 This programme is open to anyone
    be applied directly to established                                                                have a firm understanding of core                    accounting, taxation, and financial
                                                 aged 18 and over.                                                                                                                                                                                                     For example financial accounting,
    workplaces, start-up enterprises                                                                  business concepts coupled with                       management. You will learn to think                   Students must have completed at                       management and cost accounting, tax
    or used as the basis to enter post-          Students must have completed a                       practical application skills acquired                critically about business issues, and                 least a Level 6 Diploma in a relevant                 specialist and auditor
    graduate / higher level management /         minimum L6 diploma or equivalent                     through their participation in the                   propose solutions.                                    or related subject area with an
    business study.                              in a technology related area; or                     business project. They will be able to                                                                                                                           Plus graduates will also be able to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 accountancy focus; or have a bachelor
                                                 any degree from a recognised                                                                              Core Papers                                                                                                 contribute to community groups in
                                                                                                      work effectively in professional entry-                                                                    degree or equivalent, obtained
    Core Papers                                  institution and at least 2 years of work                                                                  Small Business Accounting                                                                                   volunteer accounting roles.
                                                                                                      mid level management roles across                                                                          overseas with a major in accounting.
    Financial Management                         experience in the technology area; or                a range of sectors in established                    Cost and Management Accounting
    Project Management                           5 years of relevant work experience                  and start-up organisations within                    Financial Accounting
                                                 may be admitted based on a business                  both large and small organisational
    Operations Management for                                                                                                                              Taxation
    Technology-based Enterprises                 proposal that is acceptable to faculty.              contexts.To find out more about
    Advancing Sustainable and Profitable                                                              employment opportunities click on
    Businesses Using ICT                         Education Pathways                                   the CareersNZ logo, then the provider                MYOB is an industry partner of Aspire2 International. MYOB provides opportunities for students to attend
                                                 Graduates of this qualification may                  who offers this qualification                        industry sector events and activities. The Diploma in Accounting Level 7 programme is not an academic
                                                                                                                                                           partnership with MYOB.

                 For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                   For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                 Provide evidence of an IELTS                                                                                                                                      Provide evidence of an

          18                                                                                                                                                     18
                     Be 18 years                 overall band score of at                                                                                                     Be 18 years                          IELTS overall band score

                                         6.0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   of at least 6.0 (Academic),
                                                                                                                                                                                                     6.0
                     of age or older             least 6.0 (Academic), with no     Have a Pearson Academic Test             Have a C1 Expert Test                             of age or older
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Have a Pearson Academic Test           Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                 individual band less than 5.5     score of 50 and above with no            PASS with no less than                                                                 with no individual band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    score of 50 and above with no          PASS with no less than
                                                                                   individual band score less than 42       a pass in each skill                                                                   less than 5.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    individual band score less than 42     a pass in each skill

                                                                                 Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz       Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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What can I study?
                                                                                                                                         Level 5                               Level 6                     Level 7               Further Study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                See pages 18 and 19

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Auckland University
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Graduate
                                                                                                                                                                             NZ Diploma                                      • Auckland ICT
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Diploma in
                                                                                                                                     NZ Diploma in IT                        in Systems                                        Graduate School
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Information
                                                                                                                                                                            Administration
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Technology         • Lincoln University (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Massey Universtiy (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of Technology (NZ)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Waikato Institute of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Technology (NZ)

                                                                                                                             Where can a career in

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      IT & COMPUTING
                                                                                                                             Computing & IT take you?
                                                                                                                                             Salary Scope:
                                                                                                                                             $45k - $207k+*

      IT & Computing
                                                                                                                               Part time opportunities                              Full time                           Advanced level
                                                                                                                               while studying                                       opportunities                       opportunities

      Programmes
                                                                                                                               • Office Equipment                                   • Hardware Technician               • Computer Network
                                                                                                                                 Technologist                                       • ICT Customer Support                and Systems Engineer
                                                                                                                               • Photocopier Technologist                             Officer                           • Network Administrator
                                                                                                                               • IT Service Desk                                    • Web Administrator                 • Network Analyst
                                                                                                                               • IT Equipment / Trades                              • ICT Support Technician            • Analyst Programmer
                     Study in Auckland, Christchurch or Tauranga                                                                 Worker                                             • Computer Systems                  • Developer
                                                                                                                                                                                      Technician                        • Software Engineer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • ICT Programmer
                     Level 5-7 programmes                                                                                                                                                                               • ICT Specialist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Network Designer

                                                                                                                             * Salaries information sourced from TradeMe Salaries Guide in $NZD as at August 2019

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NZDITTS                                                                                                                                                   NZDSA
                                           NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                          NZQA approved and accredited
      L5                                                                                                                                                        L6

    New Zealand Diploma in Information                                                                                                                      New Zealand Diploma in Systems
    Technology Technical Support                                                                                                                            Administration
    Level 5                                                                                                                                                 Level 6

    Delivered by
                                                                               120
                                                                               Credits
                                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                                YEAR

                                                                                                                                                            Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               YEAR

    Aspire2 International Business & Technology                                120 credits                                                                  Aspire2 International Business & Technology                                       120 credits
    Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga                                           (equivalent to 1 academic year)                                              Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga                                                  (equivalent to 1 academic year)

    This one-year programme will equip you with technical knowledge and hands-on experience in                                                              This programme will equip you with technical knowledge and hands-on experience in systems
    technical support. You will be able to pursue an IT career or move on to further study.                                                                 administration and skills in industry communication. You will be able to pursue a career in IT, or
                                                                                                                                                            move on to further study.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          IT & COMPUTING
    What will I learn?                                Core Papers                                      Employment Pathways
    You will gain skills in computer                  There are six modules that include the           Graduates of this diploma will have the              What will I learn?                                       system procedures                               Support Level 5; or equivalent
    systems, application and system                   following topics:                                skills and knowledge to work in IT roles             On successfully completing this                        • Apply IT service and change                     knowledge, skills and experience
    software, and network support                                                                      such as computer technician, help                    programme, you will be able to:                          management processes and
                                                      Modern Data Communications                                                                                                                                     procedures
    and configuration in a New                                                                         desk and technical support officer,                                                                                                                           Employment Pathways
                                                      Applied Communications                                                                                • Implement a range of technologies
    Zealand IT environment. You will                                                                   entry level network administrator,                                                                                                                            Graduates of this qualification will be
                                                                                                                                                              for systems and network services                    Core papers
    learn to develop basic computer                   Systems and Applications Support                 network engineer, and applications                                                                                                                            equipped with skills and knowledge
                                                                                                                                                            • Plan and implement automated                        Network Services
    applications, administer databases                Systems Installation and Maintenance             support analyst roles.                                                                                                                                        enter into entry level IT roles such
                                                                                                                                                              system and application software
    and gain an understanding of user                                                                                                                                                                             Active Directory Services                          as IT technician, help desk, Tier 1
                                                      Application Design and Development                                                                      deployment
    support standards. New Zealand’s                                                                                                                                                                              Infrastructure Virtualisation                      and 2 desktop support, systems
                                                      Database Development and Design                                                                       • Plan, implement, and manage a
    professional, legal, and ethical                                                                                                                                                                              E-communications (project)                         administration, and applications
                                                                                                                                                              directory service
    principles and practices are also                                                                                                                                                                                                                                support. Successful completion also
                                                      Am I eligible?                                                                                        • Analyse a range of options and                      Applied Communications
    covered.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         enables students to study IT and
                                                      This programme is open to anyone                                                                        implement a solution                                Automated Systems Deployment
                                                                                                                                                            • Implement a server-based                                                                               higher, and more specialized levels.
                                                      aged 18 and over.
                                                                                                                                                              virtualisation infrastructure                       Am I eligible?
                                                      Students must have a certificate in                                                                   • Administer infrastructure for remote                This programme is open to anyone
                                                      Computing Level 3 or Level 4; or                                                                        network access                                      aged 18 and over.
                                                      completion of Year 12 schooling                                                                       • Manage and administer a
                                                      or international equivalent; and/or                                                                     messaging and collaboration                         It is recommended that students
                                                      appropriate related work experience.                                                                    service                                             have a New Zealand Diploma in
                                                                                                                                                            • Write scripts to automate standard                  Information Technology Technical

                For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                    For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                       Provide evidence of
                     Be 17 years                                                                                                                                                                                    Provide evidence of an
                                                       an IELTS overall band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    IELTS overall band score

          17                                                                                                                                                      18
                     of age or older                   score of at least 5.5                                                                                                  Be 18 years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    of at least 6.0 (Academic),
                                             5.5                                                                                                                                                      6.0
                     *For Auckland                     (Academic), with no                                                                                                    of age or older
                                                                               Have a Pearson Academic Test            Have a B2 Communicator Test                                                                                                 Have a Pearson Academic Test          Have a C1 Expert Test
                     campus only and 18+                                                                                                                                                                            with no individual band
                     for other regions.
                                                       individual band less    score of 42 and above with no           HIGH PASS and above with no                                                                                                 score of 50 and above with no         PASS with no less than
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    less than 5.5
                                                       than 5.0                individual band score less than 36      less than a pass in each skill                                                                                              individual band score less than 42    a pass in each skill

                                                                                  Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz       Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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GradDipIT
                                       NZQA approved and accredited
         L7

                                                                                                                                                             “I really enjoyed the study style at Aspire2. All the
                                                                                                                                                             lectures were well-designed and the tutors were always
    Graduate Diploma in Information Technology                                                                                                               willing to help. The skills I gained at Aspire2 International,

    Level 7                                                                                                                                                  particularly around system development integration,
                                                                                                                                                             have been very useful for my current role as an as an
                                                                                                                                                             application analyst and tester at a communications

                                                                           120
                                                                                                                                                             network company.”
                                                                                                                   1
                                                                                                                 YEAR

    Delivered by                                                               Credits
    Aspire2 International Business & Technology                                120 credits
    Auckland, Christchurch                                                     (equivalent to 1 academic year)

    The GradDipIT one-year programme delivers an integrated approach to developing your expertise as an
    IT professional. Individual subjects are important, but the way they work together is critical. Equipped
    with this knowledge you will be eligible for positions such as project manager, software architect or

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    IT & COMPUTING
    developer, website administrator or network engineer.

    What will I learn?                           Am I eligible?                                       Employment Pathways
    You will experience the systems              This programme is open to anyone                     Students will be prepared for for
    development process and learn to             aged 20 and over.                                    jobs as applications programmers
    integrate and build on the other two                                                              (or software developers) and project
                                                 Students must have a qualification at
    papers presented each term.                                                                       managers to meet the very strong
                                                 Level 7 or above, worth at least 120
                                                                                                      demand in the industry for mobile
    Core Papers                                  credits; or have gained approval under
                                                                                                      and internet/web applications, many
                                                 special admission criteria approved
    Systems Development Integration 1, 2, 3                                                           of which make use of multimedia.
                                                 by the Aspire2 International Academic
    Industry Project                                                                                  The programme allows students to
                                                 Board.
                                                                                                      specialise and find work in either
    Standard GradDipIT                                                                                Internet Development and Digital
    (no specialisation)                                                                               Media or Mobile and Pervasive
    Java Programming                                                                                  Technologies. It also opens
    Internet Programming                                                                              postgraduate study options for
                                                                                                      graduates.
    Database Design and Development
    Networking and Operating Systems

                                                                                                                                                                     Cheng Lu from China
                For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                studied Graduate Diploma in Information Technology at
                                                                                                                                                                     Aspire2 International, Auckland campus

                                                  Have an IELTS overall
                     Be 20 years

          20         of age or older
                     (Recommended)        6.0
                                                  band score of at least 6.0
                                                  (Academic), no individual
                                                  band less than 5.5
                                                                                    Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                                    score of 50 and above with no
                                                                                                                             Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                                                                                             PASS with no less than
                                                                                    individual band score less than 42       a pass in each skill

                                                                                  Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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What can I study?
                                                                                                                               Level 4                                              Level 5

                                                                                                                           NZ Certificate in                                    NZ Diploma in
                                                                                                                              Cookery                                             Cookery

                                                                                                              Where can a career in
                                                                                                              Cookery & Culinary Arts
                                                                                                              take you?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 COOKERY
  Cookery & Culinary                                                                                                          Salary Scope: $25k - $75k+*

  Arts Programmes                                                                                               Part time opportunities
                                                                                                                while studying
                                                                                                                                                                    Full time
                                                                                                                                                                    opportunities
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Advanced level
                                                                                                                                                                                                     opportunities

                 Study in Auckland
                                                                                                                • Kitchen Hand                                      • Commis Chef                    • Sous Chef
                                                                                                                • Commis Chef                                       • Demi Chef de Partie            • Head Chef
                 Level 4-5 programmes                                                                           • Demi Chef de Partie                               • Chef de Partie
                                                                                                                • Chef de Partie                                    • Junior Sous Chef

                                                                                                              * Salaries information sourced from TradeMe Salaries Guide in $NZD as at August 2019

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NZCC                                                                                                                                               NZDC(A)
                                       NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                            NZQA approved and accredited
         L4                                                                                                                                                  L5
                                                                                                                                  APPROVED                                                                                                                                                    APPROVED
                                                                                                                                   CENTRE                                                                                                                                                      CENTRE

    New Zealand Certificate in Cookery                                                                                                                    New Zealand Diploma in Cookery Advanced
    Level 4                                                                                                                                               Level 5

    Delivered by
                                                                          120
                                                                          Credits
                                                                                                                1
                                                                                                             YEAR

                                                                                                                                                          Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         YEAR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1

    Aspire2 International Hospitality & Healthcare                                                                                                        Aspire2 International Hospitality & Healthcare                               120 credits
                                                                          120 credits
    Henderson (Auckland)                                                  (equivalent to 1 academic year)                                                 Henderson (Auckland)                                                         (equivalent to 1 academic year)

    Are you interested in a career in the food industry? This certificate will give you the cooking skills and                                            If you’re interested in a career in professional cookery, this one-year programme is your best first step.
    knowledge to help you take the first step. Once completed you will be equipped to work in all areas of
    food preparation, presentation and storage and to move onto further study.
                                                                                                                                                          What will I learn?                                      Am I eligible?
                                                                                                                                                          You will gain practical skills and                      This programme is open to anyone aged
                                                                                                                                                          knowledge in advanced culinary                          18 and over.
                                                                                       What will I learn?                                                 practice. This includes managing
                                                                                       You will master basic cookery skills – learning                    resources, food and beverage events,                    Career Opportunities
                                                                                       food and kitchen safety, how to work with a                        and designing and costing menus and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  With this qualification you can work as:
                                                                                       team and how to produce cold and hot foods,                        food products.
                                                                                       patisserie and baked goods.                                                                                                 • A Chef de Partie in restaurants,
                                                                                                                                                          When you successfully complete this
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     catering operations, or hotels
                                                                                       When you successfully complete this                                programme, you will have:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • A trainee Sous-chef (Head Chef
                                                                                       programme, you will have:
                                                                                                                                                          • A New Zealand Diploma in Cookery                         Assistant) in a commercial kitchen
                                                                                        • A New Zealand Certificate in Cookery – Level 4                    (Advanced) Level 5                                    You may also go on to further study:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        COOKERY
                                                                                        • The City and Guilds International Advanced                      • The City and Guilds International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • A Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts
                                                                                          Diploma in Culinary Arts 8065-01 and 02                           Advanced Diploma in Culinary Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • NZ Diploma in Hospitality Management
                                                                                        • A Food Safety Certificate                                         8065-04

                                                                                       Am I eligible?
                                                                                       This programme is open to anyone aged 18 and
                                                                                       over.

                For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                                  For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                  Provide evidence of                                                                                                                                          Provide evidence of
                                                  an IELTS overall band                                                                                                                                        an IELTS overall band

         18                                                                                                                                                    18
                     Be 18 years                  score of at least 5.5                                                                                                     Be 18 years                        score of at least 5.5
                     of age or older
                                         5.5      (Academic), with no
                                                  individual band less
                                                                           Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                           score of 42 and above with no
                                                                                                                    Have a B2 Communicator Test
                                                                                                                    HIGH PASS and above with no
                                                                                                                                                                            of age or older
                                                                                                                                                                                                  5.5          (Academic), with no
                                                                                                                                                                                                               individual band less
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Have a Pearson Academic Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        score of 42 and above with no
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Have a B2 Communicator Test
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 HIGH PASS and above with no
                                                  than 5.0                 individual band score less than 36       less than a pass in each skill                                                             than 5.0                 individual band score less than 36       less than a pass in each skill

                                                                              Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz         Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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What can I study?
                                                                                                                                           Level 5                                    Level 6              Further Study
                                                                                                                                                                                                          See pages 18 and 19

                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Auckland Institute
                                                                                                                                         NZ Diploma                                  NZ Diploma          of Studies (NZ)
                                                                                                                                        in Hospitality                              in Hospitality
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Toi Ohomai Institute
                                                                                                                                        Management                                  Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                         of Technology (NZ)

                                                                                                                            Where can a career
                                                                                                                            in Hospitality
                                                                                                                            Management take you?
                                                                                                                                            Salary Scope:
                                                                                                                                            $35k - $75k+*

                                                                                                                              Part time opportunities

  Hospitality
                                                                                                                                                                          Full time                   Advanced level
                                                                                                                              while studying                              opportunities               opportunities

  Management
                                                                                                                              • Guest Service                             • Duty Manager
                                                                                                                                Representative                            • Front Office
                                                                                                                              • Receptionist                                Manager
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Executive     • CEO/

  Programmes                                                                                                                                                                                            Assistant
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Manager
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Partner/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Owner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HOSPITALITY
                                                                                                                              • Food Runner                               • Duty Manager /            • General
                                                                                                                              • Waiter                                      Maitre ‘D                   Manager
                                                                                                                                                                          • Assistant
                 Study in Auckland, Christchurch or Tauranga                                                                                                                Restaurant
                                                                                                                                                                            Manager
                                                                                                                                                                          • Restaurant
                                                                                                                                                                            Manager
                 Level 5-6 programmes
                                                                                                                                                                          • Food & Beverage
                                                                                                                                                                            Manager

                                                                                                                            * Salaries information sourced from TradeMe Salaries Guide in $NZD as at August 2019

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NZDH                                                                                                                                            NZDHM
                                       NZQA approved and accredited                                                                                                                         NZQA approved and accredited
         L5                                                                                                                                               L6

    New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality                                                                                                                 New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality
    Management                                                                                                                                         Management
    Level 5                                                                                                                                            Level 6

    Delivered by
                                                                          120
                                                                          Credits
                                                                                                                1
                                                                                                               YEAR

                                                                                                                                                       Delivered by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     120
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       YEAR

    Aspire2 International Hospitality & Healthcare                        120 credits                                                                  Aspire2 International Hospitality & Healthcare                                  120 credits
    Auckland, Christchurch and Tauranga                                   (equivalent to 1 academic year)                                              Auckland, Christchurch and Tauranga                                             (equivalent to 1 academic year)

    This qualification teaches students the standards of professional practice for hospitality managers,                                               This qualification equips students with the skills necessary skills needed to work in management roles,
    supervisors, or team leaders in a junior or trainee role across a range of hospitality environments.                                               with minimal supervision, across a range of hospitality sectors. Students will understand standards of
    Students learn about planning and monitoring arrangements for maintenance work in hospitality                                                      professional practice for hospitality managers that can provide customers with confidence in a range of
    environments.                                                                                                                                      hospitality environments.

    What will I learn?                            Core papers                                     Am I eligible?                                       What will I learn?                                    Core papers                                        Am I eligible?
    In a year of study, you will gain the         You will need to complete all of the            This programme is open to anyone                     This programme will give you the skills               You will need to complete all of the               This programme is open to anyone aged
    skills to work in a range of hospitality      following papers:                               aged 18 and over.                                    and standards of professional practice                following papers:                                  18 and over.
    management roles, including                                                                                                                        to perform successfully in a range of
                                                  Facility and Resource Management                Students must have a Certificate                                                                           Managing and Developing Staff                      Students must have a New Zealand
    commercial accommodation, food and                                                                                                                 hospitality environments. You will
                                                  Team Management                                 in Hospitality Level 3 or Level 4; or                                                                      Hospitality Business Performance                   Diploma in Hospitality Management
    beverage, facility utilisation, supply                                                                                                             be able to work unsupervised in any
                                                  Managing Perishability and Market               completion of Year 12 schooling.                                                                           Operational Management in a                        Level 5; or appropriate related work
    chain and human resources. You                                                                                                                     hospitality management role.
                                                  Fluctuations                                                                                                                                               Changing Environment                               experience.
    will also obtain a Licence Controller
                                                                                                  Further study
    Qualification as part of the programme.       Creating Positive Customer Service                                                                                                                         Hospitality Product Development
                                                  Environment                                     Success in this Diploma qualifies you                                                                                                                         Further study
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Communication and Leadership in the
                                                  Staff Leadership Project: Building a            to enter NZ Diploma in Hospitality                                                                         Hospitality Sector                                 Success in this Diploma qualifies you
                                                  Customer Service Team                           Management Level 6 and pathways to                                                                                                                            to enter:
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Facilities Planning and Management
                                                                                                  study hospitality at bachelors level.
                                                  Operating Procedures in the                                                                                                                                Innovation and Hospitality Sales                    • Bachelor of Hospitality Management
                                                  Hospitality Industry                                                                                                                                                                                           • Bachelor of International
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Issues in Hospitality Management

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     HOSPITALITY
                                                  Advanced Food and Beverage                                                                                                                                                                                       Hospitality Management
                                                  Service Supervision
                                                  Commercial Accommodation and
                                                  Management

                For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:                                               For international students: If you are coming from overseas, to be eligible for this course you must:

                                                  Provide evidence of
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Provide evidence of an
                                                  an IELTS overall band

         18
                                                                                                                                                                                                               IELTS overall band score

                                                                                                                                                             18
                     Be 18 years                  score of at least 5.5                                                                                                   Be 18 years

                                         5.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                               of at least 6.0 (Academic),
                                                                                                                                                                                                 6.0
                     of age or older              (Academic), with no                                               Have a B2 Communicator Test                           of age or older                                                     Have a Pearson Academic Test          Have a C1 Expert Test
                                                                          Have a Pearson Academic Test                                                                                                         with no individual band
                                                  individual band less    score of 42 and above with no             HIGH PASS and above with no                                                                                               score of 50 and above with no         PASS with no less than
                                                                                                                                                                                                               less than 5.5
                                                  than 5.0                individual band score less than 36        less than a pass in each skill                                                                                            individual band score less than 42    a pass in each skill

                                                                             Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz       Refer to our website for intake dates at aspire2international.ac.nz
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