Prospectus 2018 - Whitireia

Prospectus 2018 - Whitireia
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    KIA ORA
    I am delighted to welcome
    you to this joint prospectus
    for WelTec and Whitireia.
    Polytechnic training is the
    pathway to an enormous range
    of satisfying and rewarding
    careers; careers that underpin
    New Zealand’s economy and
    support our society.

    Within this prospectus you will find programmes
    being offered by WelTec and Whitireia in the
    Wellington region and Auckland in 2018. All
    programmes have been developed with industry
    to provide you with the knowledge, practical skills
    and hands-on experience required to prepare you
    for employment or further training.
    At WelTec and Whitireia we have highly skilled
    teaching and support staff who work hard to
    ensure you succeed as a student; staff will
    support you every step of the way. Our classes
    are small and we have a wide range of support
    services to ensure you achieve your study and
    career goals.
    Thank you for considering the many study
    options available with us in 2018.
    Ngā mihi nui ki a koutou


    Chris Gosling
    CHIEF EXECUTIVE
    WELTEC AND WHITIREIA
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Contents
Working together                                          6

Te Auaha, New Zealand Institute of Creativity             8

Study with us                                            10

Student support                                          12

Māori student support                                    14

Pasifika student support                                 16

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships          18

Scholarships                                             19

Support for youth                                        20

Youth Guarantee                                          22

Summer maths                                             23

Supported learning                                       24

222 Willis, student accommodation                        25

International students                                   26

English language                                         27

Preparing for study                                      28

Find a programme of study                           30, 84


Programmes
Creative Industries                                      33

Primary Industries                                       43

Services Industries                                      47

Social and Community Services                            59

Manufacturing and Technology                             69

Construction and Infrastructure                          79
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    Working                                                                                weltec.ac.nz
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    together

    WelTec and Whitireia are two long-          We work together to develop high                 Our partnership is important, but so are
    established and highly-successful           quality facilities like Te Kāhui Auaha,          our roots and our connections to the
    polytechnics, widely respected by           our new creative campus in Wellington,           local communities that have supported
    employers and with excellent student        opening in March 2018. Developments              us and who we have served over many
    success rates.                              like this ensure that our students have          years. Each polytechnic retains strong
                                                the best possible learning environments.         links to its local community and iwi which
    Recently it was agreed that the interests
                                                                                                 will continue to grow and flourish.
    of students, communities and industry       Most importantly, we work together
    would be better served by the two           to provide choice and access to learning         The partnership between WelTec and
    polytechnics working together.              and services across our campuses in              Whitireia is unique in New Zealand. It
                                                Wellington, Porirua, Kāpiti, Petone and          provides an exciting opportunity to follow
    This means that WelTec and Whitireia
                                                Auckland. We are learning together               a path which provides the best possible
    work together to provide the best
                                                and improving together to deliver more           professional and vocational education
    possible study choices for students in
                                                to students.                                     for students, while respecting and
    the Wellington region and beyond.
                                                                                                 maintaining the distinctive strengths
                                                The partnership between WelTec and
                                                                                                 of two quality tertiary institutions.
                                                Whitireia is driven by a commitment
                                                to put students first, by providing
                                                more choice, more opportunity and
                                                improved experience.




                                                                 WelTec and Whitireia are strategic partners delivering more choice to students.
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Come and study in our
purpose-built campus,
Te Ka-hui Auaha, where
creativity and innovation
will be at the heart of
                                 LOOK OUT FOR THE
everything we do.
                                     Te Auaha icon
                               in the programme section
Opening in March 2018.
                                         TE AUAHA




                            You can also check out
                            www.teauaha.com

                            ENROL NOW, become
                            part of Wellington’s new
                            voice in creativity.
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     Study
     with us
     PRACTICAL LEARNING                            CADETSHIPS AND INTERNSHIPS
     Your study or training is focused on the      There are opportunities to work
     real world so you will graduate work-         alongside your study and gain
     ready, with the skills to succeed. In many    experience. Try a trades cadetship,
     programmes you will learn in training         hospitality internship or have the
     facilities such as our onsite beauty and      opportunity to gain part-time work in
     hairdressing salons, restaurants and          the IT industry.
     cafés, or film studios, radio broadcasting
     suites, music studios, digi labs and health   SUPPORT FOR YOUR STUDY
     simulation suites.                            We have a range of student support
                                                   services available to students who study
     FLEXIBLE OPTIONS                              with us. You can check these out on
     We have a range of programmes                 page 12 of this prospectus.
     available at campuses in Porirua, Petone,
     Kāpiti, Wellington and Auckland. You          FACILITIES
     can study full-time, part-time or online.     We have some fantastic facilities such
     We also offer night classes for some          as our award-winning kitchens at our
     of our programmes.                            School of Hospitality in Wellington city,
                                                   the Regional School of Construction
     QUALIFICATIONS THAT                           in Petone, our state-of-the-art health
     EMPLOYERS VALUE                               and social services training facilities in
     Our qualifications are recognised in          Porirua and of course at Te Kāhui Auaha
     New Zealand and around the world.             which will include purpose built spaces
     All have been developed in conjunction        such as studios, a theatre, cinema, hair
     with industry to offer excellent applied      and makeup salons, workshops, recording
     qualifications; all approved by the New       studios, darkroom, mixing rooms and an
     Zealand Qualifications Authority.             in-house radio station.

     INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS
     We have excellent connections with
     industry so what you learn will be
     relevant to current industry needs.
     We have jobs brokers who can help you
     with writing a CV and preparing for an
     interview, as well as linking you with
     job opportunities.
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     Student                                                                    weltec.ac.nz
                                                                                whitireia.ac.nz




     support
     We have a range of student support services available
     to all students who study with us.




     CAREERS SUPPORT                              FINANCIAL SUPPORT                           STUDENTS WITH A DISABILITY
     We will give you careers advice and          It can be hard to make ends meet when       We have dedicated, experienced people
     guidance on seeking a job. Our job broker    you are a student. Our financial advisors   to support you if you have a disability
     teams have close links with employers        can help you with budgeting or gaining      or learning difficulty. We also offer
     who are after new graduates for roles.       access to extra financial support such      medical and mental health support. We
     Your tutors can often connect you with       as emergency grants and assistance          will work with your tutors and provide
     opportunities.                               with StudyLink.                             any special resources such as a reader/
                                                                                              writer, specialised equipment or tutoring
     CHILDCARE                                    HEALTH                                      assistance.
     We have fully licensed childcare centres     We want you to be in good health so
     at our Petone and Porirua campuses. If       you can perform your best. We can help      STUDY SUPPORT
     you are interested enquire early, places     provide access to a range of health         We are here to help you succeed in your
     are limited.                                 services regardless of the campus you       study. Whether it’s planning your study,
                                                  are studying at.                            writing assignments, report and essay
     COMPUTERS AND IT                                                                         writing, or maths and study skills. You
     Come in and work on one of our               LIBRARY                                     can get in touch in person, on the phone
     computers. You will also find printers       Sometimes you will need books or            or online.
     and photocopiers. If you bring your own      journal articles for an assignment. At
     device, you can connect to our wireless      our libraries, you can access a range       TRANSPORT
     internet. We have help desk staff on         of resources for your study, including      Please check our websites for
     campus too if you have any questions.        books, newspapers, journals, audio-visual   information on transport options. New
                                                  material, ebooks and online databases.      options are being looked at for 2018.
     COUNSELLING
     We offer a confidential 24/7 counselling     STUDENT VOICE
     service provided off-campus by Vitae.        Through your Student Voice
     You are entitled to three free counselling   representatives, you can put forward
     sessions per year.                           ideas about teaching and learning,
                                                  events, activities or anything to do with
                                                  your study experience. You will have
                                                  Student Voice representatives in your
                                                  programme of study.
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       -
     MAori
     sTudent                                                                     weltec.ac.nz
                                                                                 whitireia.ac.nz




     Support
     Nau mai, haere mai.
     Our Ma-ori support staff and mentors will help you
     with your study, personal and cultural needs.




     WelTec                                       Whitireia
     We are here to support you on your           Our Pou Whakamanawa (Māori Success
     learning journey. You can contact our        Advisor) will respond to any concerns
     Tamaiti Whāngai team anytime, with           you may have. Advice and support is
     any issue. You will also see them in class   offered across a range of areas such as
     helping you out.                             educational, cultural, spiritual, economic,
                                                  social and sometimes personal growth.
     Our centre, Te Whare Āwhina, is at our
                                                  They will act as a mentor for you as well.
     main campus in Petone. Study, hang out
     and korero with our mentors; it is a place   If you’re studying at our campus in
     where you will feel at home.                 Porirua, we have a dedicated study space
                                                  for Māori students, Ako Ake Café. This
                                                  space is open to all Māori students who
                                                  study with us.
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     Pasifika
     Student                                                                    weltec.ac.nz
                                                                                whitireia.ac.nz




     Support
     ​ ia ora, Talofa lava, Malo e lelei, Kia orana, Taloha ni,
     K
     Fakaalofa lahi atu, Ni sa bula vinaka, Halo olgeta and
     warm Pacific greetings.
     We are committed to supporting you and your
     academic success.



     WelTec                                       Whitireia
     Our Pasifika team of mentors and             Our Pacific Success Advisor provides
     learning advisors can support you at         academic, cultural and pastoral support.
     any campus. Whether you need learning        Programmes and networks have been
     support or help with an issue outside        developed to support you during your
     study, our friendly team is here for you.    study with us.
     Pasifika students have a dedicated space     If you’re studying at our campus in
     at our Petone campus called the Pasifika     Porirua, we have a dedicated study space
     Centre. Study, work on an assignment         for Pasifika students, Ako Ake Café. This
     or relax in this space. We also organise a   space is open to all Pasifika students,
     range of cultural and sporting activities.   who study with us.
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      -
     MAori and
     Pasifika
     Trades training scholarships
     Study on a trades programme with a scholarship
     towards your fees at WelTec or Whitireia. Train with
     us in settings that reflect real work places.




     Programmes for 2018 include:                               HAIRDRESSING AND BEAUTY                                     SELECTION CRITERIA
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in Barber
     AUTOMOTIVE                                                   Skills (Level 3)*
                                                                                                                            • Māori or Pasifika descent
     • New Zealand Certificate in
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in
       Automotive Engineering (Level 3)
                                                                  Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3)                    • 16 – 40 years of age at the start
     • New Zealand Certificate in Collision                                                                                   of your study
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in Makeup
       Repair and Automotive Refinishing
                                                                  and Skin Care (Introduction) (Level 3)
       (Level 3)
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in                                • A New Zealand citizen or
     CONSTRUCTION                                                 Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist)                             New Zealand permanent resident
     • New Zealand Certificate in                                 (Level 4)
       Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry)                                                                                • Able to meet the entry criteria
       (Level 3)                                                HOSPITALITY                                                   of the programme enrolling in
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in Baking
     • New Zealand Certificate in
                                                                  (Level 3)
       Construction Trade Skills                                                                                            If you are interested in finding out
       (Painting and Decorating) (Level 3)                      • New Zealand Certificate in Cookery                        more about these scholarships and
                                                                  (Level 3)                                                 how to apply, call us to find out more.
     • New Zealand Certificate in
       Construction Trade Skills (Tiling)
                                                                MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
       (Level 3)                                                                                                                    LOOK OUT FOR THE
                                                                • New Zealand Certificate in
                                                                                                                                Māori and Pasifika Trades icon
     • New Zealand Certificate in Electrical                      Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)                               in the programme section
       Engineering Theory (Level 3)                                                                                                        MĀORI AND
                                                                TRANSPORT                                                                  PASIFIKA TRADES
     • New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing,
       Gasfitting and Drainlaying                               • New Zealand Certificate in
       (Pre-apprenticeship) (Level 3)                             Commercial Road Transport (Heavy
                                                                  Vehicle Operator) (Level 3)*



     *Subject to NZQA approval | Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
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Scholarships
WelTec and Whitireia offer a range of scholarships
to students.



WelTec                                       Whitireia
WelTec have partnered with employers         There are a wide range of scholarships
and industry partners to offer you           available to students who study with us.
scholarships. Many of our scholarships
include work experience and lead to full-    WHITIREIA FOUNDATION
time employment with the sponsoring          SCHOLARSHIPS
company. Opportunities to study at           The Whitireia Foundation is pleased
WelTec with the support of outside           to offer a number of scholarships
organisations such as Downer, Toloa via      to students who study full-time
the Ministry for Pacific Peoples, the Todd   at Whitireia. The scholarships provide
Foundation, or IPENZ are promoted at         financial assistance towards study
different times of the year.                 fees unless otherwise specified. Find out
                                             more www.whitireiafoundation.com
BUSINESS, CREATIVE AND IT
SCHOLARSHIPS                                 SECONDARY SCHOOL LEAVER
Scholarships are available in the            FEE SCHOLARSHIPS
following programmes: Bachelor of            We are pleased to offer Secondary
Applied Management, Bachelor of              School Leaver Fee Scholarships to
Creativity or the Bachelor                   students at selected secondary
of Information Technologies.                 schools in the Wellington region. Each
                                             scholarship is valued at up to $4,000
ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS                     and assists with tuition costs for the
Engineering is an area where there is a      first year of study on one of our multi-
global demand for skills. We provide a       year diploma or degree programmes.
range of scholarships to support you in
                                             Note: not all Whitireia programmes are
completing your studies in the Bachelor
                                             eligible for these scholarships. Check our
of Engineering Technology or the New
                                             website or call us to find out more.
Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Level 6).
                                             PUBLISHING SCHOLARSHIPS
CONSTRUCTION, ENGINEERING
                                             Scholarships are available for students
AND IT FEMALE STUDENT
                                             studying on one of our publishing            Go to www.weltec.ac.nz
SCHOLARSHIPS
                                             programmes. These include the Mason          to find out more or call us on
We have a number of initiatives that aim
                                             Publishing Scholarship and the Te Reo        0800 935 832
to increase female participation in the
                                             Māori Publishing Scholarship.
Construction, Engineering and IT sectors.
We have partnered with industry to offer                                                  Go to www.whitireia.ac.nz
scholarships that promote careers that                                                    to find out more or call us on
are under represented by women.                                                           0800 944 847
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     SUPPORT                                                                                     weltec.ac.nz
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     FOR Youth
     We have dedicated pathways and support for youth.


     If you have left school or if school is just
     not the right place for you, you could         Working                                        Wellington
     consider one of our study options; gain
     NCEA credits or an NZQA qualification.
                                                    with schools                                   Trades Academy
                                                    We work with secondary schools                 The Wellington Trades Academy allows
     • Wellington Trades Academy                    providing a range of experience days,          you to stay enrolled at school and go to
                                                    programme introductory courses and             either WelTec or Whitireia part-time to
                                                    school partnership programmes.                 learn new skills. We partner with local
     • STAR or Gateway
                                                                                                   secondary schools to provide year-long
                                                    We attend secondary school careers
                                                                                                   training programmes that allow you to
     • Youth Guarantee                              and subject choice events, and
                                                                                                   achieve NCEA Level 2 and get ready for
                                                    presentations wherever possible. Look
                                                                                                   employment or higher-level study. With
     To find out more about these study             out for us at these events; come and
                                                                                                   Trades Academy you select one subject
     options talk to the careers advisor at         ask us any questions you have about
                                                                                                   and study for two days a week* with us.
     your school or call us.                        studying with us, or talk to the careers
                                                                                                   Subject options for 2018 include:
                                                    advisor at your school.
                                                                                                   • Animal Care

                                                    Dual Pathways                                  • Business Administration+
                                                                                                   • Construction Trades
                                                    Dual Pathways allows you to enrol              • Creative Technology
                                                    part-time in secondary school and
                                                                                                   • Engineering and Automotive
                                                    part-time with us. You will study at one
                                                    of our campuses and work towards an            • Engines
                                                    industry qualification. The aim of Dual        • Early Childhood Studies
                                                    Pathways is to improve the transition
                                                                                                   • Fitness
                                                    from school to work by providing a wider
                                                    range of learning opportunities and            • Hair and Beauty Salon Support
                                                    creating clear pathways from school to         • Health Science*
                                                    study. For more information talk to the
                                                    careers advisor at your school or call us.     • Hospitality
                                                                                                   • Hospitality Services
                                                                                                   • Salon Environment

                                                                                                   +Pending approval
                                                                                                   *Health Science, one day a week
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WELLI NGTON
T R A D ES A C A D E M Y
  LEARN NEW SKILLS IN 20
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     Youth                                                                               youthguarantee.net.nz




     Guarantee
     Find a direction to your career.




     Youth Guarantee is about improving the     Subject options for 2018 include:
     transition from school to further study,
                                                • Automotive
     work or training. Study fees free on one
     of the many Youth Guarantee study          • Beauty
     options available at both WelTec and       • Baking
     Whitireia. To be eligible for study on a   • Cookery
     Youth Guarantee programme you must:
                                                • Collision Repair and Automotive
                                                  Refinishing
     • Be 16-19 years of age                    • Construction Trades [Carpentry,
       at the start of the programme              Painting and Decorating, Electrical,
                                                  Plumbing]
     • Be enrolling in full-time study          • Hairdressing
       in 2018                                  • Health Assistance
                                                • Hospitality
     • Be a New Zealand citizen or have         • Mechanical Engineering
       New Zealand permanent residency
                                                • Office Administration
                                                • Retail
     Note: study on a Youth Guarantee           • Social and Community Services
     programme is limited to two years fees     • Tourism
     free at Levels 1-3. Students cannot hold
     a qualification at Level 3 or above.
     Check out www.youthguarantee.net.nz             LOOK OUT FOR THE
                                                      Youth Guarantee icon
     or call us to find out more.                   in the programme section

                                                             YOUTH
                                                             GUARANTEE
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Boost your
maths skills




Summer maths. 5 weeks
Study in Petone. Starts 16 January
Study at WelTec to improve your maths.
We have a number of options available at different levels. Our courses
will prepare you for success in future studies where maths is necessary.
Complete this course to get credits and meet the prerequisite maths
requirements for our diploma and degree engineering programmes.



    weltec.ac.nz/maths
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     Supported                                                                               weltec.ac.nz
                                                                                             whitireia.ac.nz




     learning
     We offer supported learning designed for students
     who have an intellectual or learning disability.




     You will develop your potential and        New Zealand Certificate in                          Certificate in Vocational Skills
     grow confidence through practical work     Skills for Living for Supported                     (Level 1)
     experience. Improve communication,         Learners
     set goals for the future and become
                                                                                                     Level           1
     more independent.
                                                 Level           1
     There are options in Petone and Porirua.
                                                                                                     Location        Petone
                                                 Location        Petone
                                                                 Porirua
                                                                                                     Duration        1 year, full-time
                                                 Duration        1 year, full-time
                                                                                                       WELTEC
                                                   WELTEC

                                                                                                    The next step for people with learning
                                                Gain skills to be independent, improve              disabilities who have successfully completed
                                                communication and plan for the future.              the Certificate in Community and Vocational
                                                Grow confidence through work experience.            Learning Skills. Learn more about workplace
                                                Students will receive one-on-one support.           practices and extend skills in other areas such
                                                Learn life skills with this programme that brings   as cooking, literacy and technology.
                                                students together, yet focuses on individual        For more information check out:
                                                development.                                        www.weltec.ac.nz

                                                For more information check out:
                                                www.weltec.ac.nz
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THE NEW
STANDARD IN
STUDENT
ACCOMMODATION



                                 WELLINGTON CITY
                                 STUDENT ACCOMMODATION
                                 SECURE | MODERN | SOCIAL

Live in a secure, modern and social
apartment while studying in Wellington.
Located in central Wellington this six-level accommodation building
is designed for students from a variety of tertiary institutes.




Owned by WelTec Student Accommodation Limited, a wholly owned subsidary of the Wellington Institute of Technology.
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     International
     students
                                                                               weltec.ac.nz
                                                                               whitireia.ac.nz




     For practical advice and information on      IMMIGRATION                                 The Accident Compensation Corporation
     preparing for student life in New Zealand,   Full details of visa requirements, advice   provides accident insurance for all New
     go to www.immigration.govt.nz and            on eligibility for employment in New        Zealand citizens, residents, and temporary
     www.studyinnewzealand.govt.nz                Zealand while studying, and reporting       visitors to New Zealand, but international
                                                  requirements are available through the      students may still be liable for all other
     Our websites www.weltec.ac.nz,
                                                  New Zealand Immigration Service website.    medical and related costs. For more
     www.whitireia.ac.nz and
                                                                                              information, go to www.acc.co.nz
     www.teauaha.com outline the
                                                  VISA CONDITIONS
     application process for international
                                                  A student visa (or a limited visa granted   COMPULSORY MEDICAL AND
     students, including English language and
                                                  for the purpose of study) is subject to     TRAVEL INSURANCE
     equivalent academic entry requirements
                                                  conditions and any breaches must be         Whitireia and WelTec requires all enrolled
     for each programme. Go to International
                                                  reported to Immigration New Zealand.        international students to have approved
     Students on our websites.
                                                                                              health and travel insurance for the
                                                  Visa conditions include, but are not
     SPECIALIST SERVICES FOR                                                                  duration of their enrolment (regardless
                                                  limited to:
     INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS                                                                   of the visa type). A student visa holder
                                                  • Having sufficient funds for               is also required to have approved health
     We have dedicated teams to support             maintenance while in New Zealand          and travel insurance for the duration
     international students. Our expert
                                                  • Attending the programme at all            of their visa or until they depart New
     staff can help you choose the right
                                                    times unless there are genuine            Zealand, whichever comes first.
     programme, and provide information and
     advice to prepare you to live and study in     reasons for any absences, and making      WelTec and Whitireia have arrangements
     New Zealand.                                   satisfactory academic progress            in place for our preferred insurance, policy
                                                  • Studying at the place of study            and provider for international students.
     EDUCATION (PASTORAL CARE OF                    specified on the student visa             Student applicants will be invoiced
     INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS) CODE                                                             for the insurance premium during the
                                                  • Having acceptable insurance for the
     OF PRACTICE                                                                              international admissions process.
                                                    duration of the student visa
     WelTec and Whitireia have agreed to
     observe and be bound by this Code            • Working no more than the hours            STUDENT ACCOMMODATION
     of Practice (2016), which is legislated        specified on the student visa             There is a range of accommodation
     by the New Zealand Government and            • Living with a parent or legal guardian    options available to you when you
     published on the parliamentary website         if required.                              study with us. See our websites for
     www.legislation.govt.nz. For more                                                        information about short and long-term
     information, frequently asked questions,     ELIGIBILITY FOR HEALTH SERVICES             accommodation options. If a student
     and how to make a complaint see the          Most international students are not         is under the age of 18 it is a Code of
     New Zealand Qualifications Authority         entitled to publicly funded health          Practice requirement that the student be
     (NZQA) website www.nzqa.govt.nz/             services while in New Zealand, so           in the care of a residential caregiver.
     providers-partners/education-code-of-        may be liable for the full costs of any
     practice                                     treatment. Full details on entitlements           LOOK OUT FOR THE
                                                  to publicly funded health services are                international icon
                                                  available through the Ministry of Health,        in the programme section

                                                  go to www.health.govt.nz                                INTERNATIONAL
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English
language
Our English language programmes prepare you
for study or employment.


New Zealand Certificate in                             English Language Skills
English Language (Levels 3-5)*
                                                         Location         Porirua
 Levels         3-5                                                       Auckland

                                                         Duration         12 weeks (for each level)
 Location       Porirua
                Auckland                                   WELTEC        WHITIREIA

 Duration       17 weeks, full-time
                1 year, part-time                      The English Language Skills programmes are
   WELTEC       WHITIREIA                              open to speakers of other languages who
                                                       would like to improve their English language
                                                       skills as a pathway to further study or
Four certificates for learners of English as an        employment. The programmes are suitable for
additional language. These certificates prepare        both international and domestic students in
you to communicate and participate in social,          the following six levels:
academic and workplace environments. You will          • Elementary
be placed in an appropriate certificate based on
                                                       • Pre-intermediate
your level of English.
                                                       • Intermediate
For more information check out:
www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz                • Upper-intermediate
                                                       • Advanced
     INTERNATIONAL
                                                       • Academic
                                                       For more information check out:
                                                       www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz

                                                             INTERNATIONAL ONLY




                              *Subject to NZQA approval | Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
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     PREPARING
     FOR STUDY
     We have a range of programmes at all levels, to
     support you and your learning pathway for study
     now, or in the future.




       If you have                                            You could study
                                                               Youth Guarantee or
       NO formal qualifications or skills                      introductory/foundation
                                                               programmes

       NCEA LEVEL 1
       or are a mature student with the                        Foundation or
       required skills                                         certificate programmes


       NCEA LEVEL 2 or 3
       or a relevant certificate qualification
       or are a mature student with the                        Diploma programmes
       required skills


       Degree entry requirements
       or a relevant diploma qualification                     Undergraduate degree
       or are a mature student with the                        programmes
       required skills


       An undergraduate degree
       or graduate diploma/certificate                         Postgraduate programmes



       Postgraduate diploma
       or certificate plus relevant work                       Masters programmes
       experience


     There are a number of ways to enter study, call us to find out more.
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30       PROSPECTUS 2017
                    2018




     Find A                                       weltec.ac.nz
                                                  whitireia.ac.nz




     programme
     of study
     There are a range of programmes you can
     study with us.


     Whether you are leaving school, retraining
     or coming to New Zealand to study, we
     can help you achieve your goals. Gain new
     skills and start your career with us.


     Find a programme
     In the next section of this prospectus you
     will find our programmes, they have been
     grouped in one of the following Vocational
     Pathways:

     1. Creative Industries

     2. Primary Industries

     3. Services Industries

     4. Social and Community Services

     5. Manufacturing and Technology

     6. Construction and Infrastructure


     You can also search the index on pages
     84 – 89 to find a programme of interest
     to you.
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                                                                          NAVIGATING
                                                                          YOUR WAY
In each Vocational Pathway, you will find the programme under the
   relevant category. For example, ‘Accounting’ is under ‘Business’.

On each programme, you will see the level of study, where you can
study it and how long it goes for (including whether you can study        AROUND OUR
  part-time). You can read about the programme and see where to
                                          go for more information.        Programmes
                                                                          is EASY!
                                                                       New Zealand Certificate in
                                                                       Construction Trade Skills
                                                                       (Carpentry) (Level 3)

                                       NZQA Level                       Level             3


                           Where you can study                          Location          Petone
                                                                                          Porirua

                            How long it goes for                        Duration          1 year, full-time


               English language requirements                            IELTS             5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)


                    Who offers the programme                                  WELTEC      WHITIREIA



                                                                       Learn how to use tools and equipment and gain
                                                                       skills to build a house; from setting out and
                                                                       levelling to framing and roofing. Achieve your Site
                                                                       Safe Certificate. Develop skills in the workshop
                                                                       and on the building site. Be part of a team that
                                                                       builds a house that’s sold on completion.
                                                                       For more information check out:
                       Website for more details                        www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz

                                                                               MĀORI AND                 YOUTH
                               Look out for icons                              PASIFIKA TRADES           GUARANTEE

                                                                               INTERNATIONAL             TE AUAHA

                                                                        ICT    ICT GRAD SCHOOL




                                   For more
                                                                          WelTec
                                                                          www.weltec.ac.nz


                                information
                                                                          0800 935 832
                                                                          info@weltec.ac.nz

                                                                          Whitireia
          Contact us to find out about any of our programmes,             www.whitireia.ac.nz
           in particular entry requirements, fees or start dates.         0800 944 847
          You will find all this information on our websites too.         info@whitireia.ac.nz
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CREATIVE
Industries
Applied Arts             34

Creative Technologies    34

Creative Writing         35

Film and Television      36

Māori Art                36

Music                    37

Performing Arts          38

Photography              39

Publishing               39

Radio                    40

Visual Arts and Design   40
34        PROSPECTUS 2018




     Applied Arts
     Graduate Certificate in                         Graduate Diploma in
     Applied Arts                                    Applied Arts

      Level           7                               Level            7


      Location        Te Kāhui Auaha                  Location         Te Kāhui Auaha


      Duration        17 weeks, full-time             Duration         1 year, full-time


      IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)    IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


      WHITIREIA                                       WHITIREIA



     Undertake specialised study and practice that   Undertake specialised study and practice that
     extends your prior degree work, or explore a    extends your prior degree work, or explore a
     new direction through project work.             new direction to develop a body of work, and
     For more information check out:
                                                     special projects.
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                             For more information check out:
                                                     www.whitireia.ac.nz
           TE AUAHA           INTERNATIONAL
                                                           TE AUAHA             INTERNATIONAL




     Creative Technologies
     New Zealand Certificate in                      New Zealand Certificate in                                New Zealand Diploma in
     Digital Media and Design                        Creativity (Level 4)                                      Creativity (Level 5)
     (Level 3)
                                                      Level            4                                         Level             5
      Level           3
                                                      Location         Te Kāhui            Petone                Location          Te Kāhui Auaha
      Location        Te Kāhui         Petone                          Auaha               Porirua
                      Auaha            Porirua
                                                      Duration         17 weeks, full-time                       Duration          1 year, full-time
      Duration        17 weeks, full-time
                                                      IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)              IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
      IELTS           5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
                                                        WELTEC        WHITIREIA                                    WELTEC
        WELTEC        WHITIREIA

                                                     Start your creative journey. Get a taste of a             Develop your creative thinking skills. Work
     Gain introductory skills. Discover creative     wide range of creative disciplines. You’ll learn          with a range of physical and digital media and
     techniques in digital media and design.         about art and design, illustration, digital media         technologies. Virtual Reality. Digital Modelling.
     3D media, design, drawing, illustration and     and photography. Develop skills in digital                Animation. Graphics. Learn through collaborative
     photography. Prepare for higher-level study.    modelling and 3D printing. Start to build a               projects at Te Auaha.
                                                     professional portfolio.                                   For more information check out:
     For more information check out:
     www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz         For more information check out:                           www.weltec.ac.nz
                                                     www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz
           TE AUAHA           INTERNATIONAL                                                                           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL
                                                           TE AUAHA             INTERNATIONAL




                                                          Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
WELTEC AND WHITIREIA                35




Creative Technologies
New Zealand Diploma in                             Bachelor of Creativity                                     Graduate Diploma in
Creativity (Level 6)                               (Digital Media)                                            Creative Technologies

 Level           6                                  Level            7                                          Level            7


 Location        Te Kāhui Auaha                     Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                             Location         Te Kāhui Auaha


 Duration        1 year, full-time                  Duration         3 years, full-time                         Duration         1 year, full-time
                                                                     (part-time options available)

 IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)       IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)               IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


   WELTEC                                             WELTEC                                                      WELTEC



Build on the Level 5 diploma, which is a           In this major you can focus on Creative                    The programme is focused on industry projects
prerequisite for this course. VR. Animation.       Technologies or Visual Communication Design.               as well as your own major project. Specialise
Gaming. Visual arts. Motion graphics. 2D and       The Creative Technologies stream offers a range            in digital pre- and post-production, animation,
3D printing. Laser cutting. Launch yourself into   of current and emerging technologies with                  workshop practice, creative IT, project
project work. Learn through collaborative and      potential for integration in a variety of creative         management or creative leadership. Designed
interdisciplinary projects at Te Auaha.            ways such as VR, animation, gaming and motion              for those with a bachelor’s degree or relevant
For more information check out:
                                                   graphics. The Visual Communication Design                  experience.
www.weltec.ac.nz                                   stream develops skills in design fundamentals,             For more information check out:
                                                   typography and graphics that apply to publication,         www.weltec.ac.nz
      TE AUAHA            INTERNATIONAL            branding, motion graphics and web design. You
                                                   can select courses from either stream.                            TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL

                                                   For more information check out:
                                                   www.weltec.ac.nz

                                                         TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL




Creative Writing
Diploma in Creative Writing                        Diploma in Creative Writing                                Bachelor of Creativity (Writing)
                                                   (Advanced)
 Level           5                                                                                              Level            7
                                                    Level            6
 Location        Te Kāhui Auaha                                                                                 Location         Te Kāhui Auaha
                 Online                             Location         Te Kāhui Auaha
 Duration        1 year, full-time                                                                              Duration         3 years, full-time
                 (part-time options available)      Duration         1 year, full-time
 IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)                                                                   IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
                                                    IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
 WHITIREIA                                                                                                      WHITIREIA
                                                     WHITIREIA

If you’re serious about writing, this programme                                                               This major focuses on creative writing. In year
helps you develop skills in various writing        Undertake specialised study and practice in                one you will develop skills in short fiction,
genres including: short fiction, non-fiction,      the craft of writing a novel, screenplay, short            script-writing, poetry and non-fiction. In year
scriptwriting, poetry and writing for children.    fiction, poetry or non-fiction work. You will              two and three you will specialise in one genre
Study in the classroom or online.                  have tutor and mentoring support to produce                so that by the end of three years you will
For more information check out:                    a first draft manuscript.                                  have produced a manuscript that is ready to
www.whitireia.ac.nz                                                                                           be pitched to a publisher. You will have the
                                                   For more information check out:
                                                                                                              opportunity to collaborate with other creatives
                                                   www.whitireia.ac.nz
     TE AUAHA            INTERNATIONAL                                                                        such as actors, designers, illustrators, film
                                                         TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL
                                                                                                              makers, broadcasters, musicians and dancers.
                                                                                                              For more information check out:
                                                                                                              www.whitireia.ac.nz

                                                                                                                     TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL

                                                        Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
36        PROSPECTUS 2018




     Creative Writing                                         Film and Television
     Graduate Diploma in                                      Certificate in Introduction to                             New Zealand Diploma in Screen
     Creative Writing                                         Film and Television Production                             Production (Level 5)*

      Level            7                                        Level            5                                         Level             5


      Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                           Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                            Location          Te Kāhui Auaha


      Duration         1 year, full-time                        Duration         1 year, full-time                         Duration          1 year, full-time
                                                                                                                                             (starting July)

      IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)             IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)              IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


       WHITIREIA                                                WHITIREIA                                                   WHITIREIA



     Experienced writers are supported to write a             Learn to be a filmmaker. Learn by doing through            If you are considering a career in film, video or other
     manuscript of poetry, fiction, non-fiction or a          a combination of hands-on experience and                   related screen production industries, study on
     script. Includes individual mentoring from well-         visiting tutors who are experts in their field.            this programme and gain skills and knowledge in
     known professionals.                                     Gain experience in writing, directing and editing,         camera operation, editorial, focus, location scouting,
     For more information check out:
                                                              in lighting, camera, sound and production.                 sound operation, continuity, art department,
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                                      (Offered by the New Zealand Film and Television            production, lighting, production administration, data
                                                              School, part of Whitireia New Zealand Limited)             wrangling and technical production.
           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                                                                           (Offered by the New Zealand Film and Television
                                                              For more information check out:
                                                              www.whitireia.ac.nz                                        School, part of Whitireia New Zealand Limited)
                                                                                                                         For more information check out:
                                                                     TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                 www.whitireia.ac.nz

                                                                                                                                TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL




                                                              Māori Art
     New Zealand Diploma in Screen                            New Zealand Diploma in Ngā Toi                             Bachelor of Creativity
     Production (Level 6)*                                    (Whakairo-Ngā Mahi ā te Whare                              (Toi Poutama)
                                                              Pora) (Level 5)
      Level            6                                                                                                   Level             7
                                                                Level            5
      Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                                                                                      Location          Te Kāhui            Porirua
                                                                Location         Porirua                                                     Auaha               Hongoeka
                                                                                                                                                                 Marae
      Duration         1 year, full-time
                       (starting July)                                                                                     Duration          3 years, full-time
                                                                Duration         1 year, full-time
      IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
                                                                                                                           IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
                                                                IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
       WHITIREIA
                                                                                                                            WHITIREIA
                                                                WHITIREIA

     Gain the skills and knowledge to work in the
     screen production industry. The skills learnt will                                                                  This major explores the customary practices and
                                                              Engage in the creative environment of Te
     set you up for roles such as camera, editing,                                                                       techniques to produce contemporary works of
                                                              Whare Toi; a sharing, thriving, mana enhanced
     continuity, sound, lighting, art department,                                                                        art in the forms of raranga and whakairo. Gain
                                                              learning place that is interactive of research,
     production, technical production or directing.                                                                      complimentary skills in business, curatorship,
                                                              creativity and application of Ngā Toi (Māori art)
     (Offered by the New Zealand Film and Television                                                                     exhibition practices and taonga management.
                                                              practices underpinned by te reo, tikanga and
     School, part of Whitireia New Zealand Limited)                                                                      You will have the opportunity to collaborate with
                                                              mātauranga toi.
                                                                                                                         students in other creative disciplines.
     For more information check out:                          For more information check out:
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                                      www.whitireia.ac.nz                                        For more information check out:
                                                                                                                         www.whitireia.ac.nz

           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                       TE AUAHA
                                                                                                                                TE AUAHA




                                       *Subject to NZQA approval | Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
WELTEC AND WHITIREIA               37




Music
Certificate in Foundation Music                          New Zealand Certificate in                                 Certificate in DJ Music
                                                         Performing Arts (Level 3)*
 Level          3                                                                                                      Level            4
                                                           Level             3
 Location       Te Kāhui Auaha                                                                                         Location         Te Kāhui Auaha
                                                           Location          Te Kāhui Auaha
 Duration       17 weeks, full-time                                                                                    Duration         1 year, full-time
                                                           Duration          17 weeks, full-time
                                                                             (starting July)
 IELTS          5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)                                                                           IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
                                                           IELTS             5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
 WHITIREIA                                                                                                             WHITIREIA
                                                           WHITIREIA

Get the foundations required for your career                                                                        For newcomers and experienced DJs, and
as a professional musician. Learn music theory,          Be introduced to the performing arts industry.             students wanting to specialise in MCing to
instrument studies, professional studies, band           Gain practical skills and knowledge in music.              become professional. This programme includes
workshops and performance. On successful                 This programme provides a pathway onto                     performance, turntable skills, writing lyrics,
completion progress onto further study in music,         further study.                                             the art of mixing and the history of DJing and
DJ/MC music.                                                                                                        MCing, music production and industry studies.
                                                         For more information check out:
For more information check out:                          www.whitireia.ac.nz                                        For more information check out:
www.whitireia.ac.nz                                                                                                 www.whitireia.ac.nz
                                                                TE AUAHA
     TE AUAHA                                                                                                              TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL




Certificate in Rock, Jazz                                Bachelor of Creativity (Music)
and Commercial Music
                                                           Level             7
 Level          4
                                                           Location          Te Kāhui Auaha
 Location       Te Kāhui Auaha
                                                           Duration          3 years, full-time
 Duration       1 year, full-time
                                                           IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
 IELTS          5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
                                                           WHITIREIA
 WHITIREIA

                                                         This major focuses on developing
Become a practical musician by developing                successful music careers. It offers a range
your musical skills and your understanding               of performance, recording, composition
of the industry. Subject areas include theory,           and song writing opportunities. Within this
composition, MIDI, instrument and professional           contemporary programme you can pathway
studies, band workshops and performance.                 in Performance, Creation and Composition,
                                                         Recording/Production.
For more information check out:
www.whitireia.ac.nz                                      For more information check out:
                                                         www.whitireia.ac.nz
     TE AUAHA            INTERNATIONAL
                                                                TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL




                                  *Subject to NZQA approval | Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
38        PROSPECTUS 2018




     Performing Arts
     Diploma in Performing                               Diploma in Performing Arts                                Diploma in Performing
     Arts (Dance)                                        (Dance) [specialisation in Circus]                        Arts (Singing)

      Level            6                                  Level            6                                         Level             6


      Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                     Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                            Location          Te Kāhui Auaha


      Duration         2 years, full-time                 Duration         2 years, full-time                        Duration          2 years, full-time


      IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)       IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)              IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


       WHITIREIA                                          WHITIREIA                                                  WHITIREIA



     This unique and vibrant programme prepares          This unique programme combines the skills of              This programme prepares you for the musical
     you for the commercial dance sector. The            dance and performance with circus techniques.             theatre industry. You’ll develop skills in singing,
     emphasis is on technical skills and performance     Subject areas include acrobatics, aerials,                dancing and acting to a professional standard.
     experience. Subject areas include tap, jazz,        equilibristics and dance. This programme is               Subject areas include singing, staging,
     hip hop, ballet and much more. On successful        delivered by some of New Zealand’s most                   jazz, acting and much more. On successful
     completion of the diploma, you may apply to         well-known circus performers. On successful               completion you may apply to enrol in year three
     enrol in year three of the Bachelor of Creativity   completion of this diploma you may apply to               of the Bachelor of Creativity (Performing Arts)
     (Performing Arts) and continue to create a          enrol in year three of the Bachelor of Creativity         and continue to create a body of work in the
     body of work in the commercial dance genre.         (Performing Arts) and continue to create a                musical theatre genre.
     (Offered by Whitireia New Zealand Limited)          body of work in the circus dance genre.                   (Offered by Whitireia New Zealand Limited)
     For more information check out:                     For more information check out:                           For more information check out:
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                                 www.whitireia.ac.nz                                       www.whitireia.ac.nz

           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                 TE AUAHA             INTERNATIONAL                         TE AUAHA               INTERNATIONAL




     Diploma in Stage and                                Bachelor of Creativity
     Screen Arts                                         (Performing Arts)

      Level            6                                  Level            7


      Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                     Location         Te Kāhui Auaha


      Duration         2 years, full-time                 Duration         3 years, full-time


      IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)       IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


       WHITIREIA                                          WHITIREIA



     This programme introduces and develops skills,      This major gives you the opportunity to
     knowledge and aptitude to a professional            become a part of new dance forms in New
     standard to enable students to seek work in         Zealand. The combination of study in heritage
     theatre, television and film. Through industry      dance forms such as Māori, Samoa and Cook
     secondment opportunities and self-generated         Islands with contemporary New Zealand
     performance projects, students make a transition    dance leads to the production of ground-
     into working in the stage and screen professions.   breaking work in your third year of study. You
     On successful completion, you may apply to enrol    will explore cross discipline work through
     in year three of the Bachelor of Applied Arts       collaborations and leave well prepared for
     (Performing Arts) and continue to create a body     managing your careers in the dance and
     of work in the stage and screen arts genre.         cultural tourism industries.
     For more information check out:                     For more information check out:
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                                 www.whitireia.ac.nz


           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                 TE AUAHA             INTERNATIONAL



                                                              Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
WELTEC AND WHITIREIA                39




Photography
New Zealand Diploma in
Photography (Level 5)

  Level            5


  Location         Te Kāhui Auaha


  Duration         1 year, full-time


  IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)


  WHITIREIA


Gain a good understanding of the techniques of
image production in a range on genres, and develop
creativity. You'll have the skills to work in entry
level positions in the photographic industry or as a
freelance photographer.
For more information check out:
www.whitireia.ac.nz

      TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL




Publishing
Graduate Certificate in Editing                        Graduate Diploma in
                                                       Publishing (Applied)
  Level            7
                                                        Level           7
  Location         Online
                                                        Location        Te Kāhui Auaha
  Duration         32 weeks, part-time
                                                        Duration        1 year, full-time
  IELTS            7.0 in all bands
                                                        IELTS           7.0 (no band lower than 6.5)
  WHITIREIA
                                                        WHITIREIA

A wide-ranging introduction to professional
editing and proofreading. This part-time online        Get qualified for a career in digital and print
programme covers the principles and practices          publishing with this popular and highly
of editing in print and digital environments. It       regarded programme. Gain skills in editing,
includes topics such as plain English, grammar         marketing, layout, production and project
and usage, and web editing, and provides a             management. You will apply your learning to
solid base of editorial techniques for public          industry-based print and ebook projects and
sector and specialist editing roles. A valuable        undertake work experience in publishing firms
overview for beginning editors, this programme         throughout New Zealand.
will also benefit editors with some experience
                                                       For more information check out:
and anyone whose work includes writing and
                                                       www.whitireia.ac.nz
editing components.
For more information check out:
                                                            TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL
www.whitireia.ac.nz

      TE AUAHA
                                                           Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
40        PROSPECTUS 2018




     Radio
     National Certificate in Radio                            New Zealand Diploma in Radio
     (Foundation Skills)                                      Broadcasting (Level 5)

      Level            3                                       Level             5


      Location         Te Kāhui Auaha                          Location          Te Kāhui            Auckland
                                                                                 Auaha

      Duration         17 weeks, full-time                     Duration          1 year, full-time


      IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)            IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


       WHITIREIA                                                WHITIREIA



     Enter the high-energy world of radio and                 Gain the skills and knowledge to work in the
     discover the many dynamic areas of commercial            radio broadcasting industry. Learn presenting,
     radio broadcasting. This fun, interactive, full on       production, programming, marketing, sales,
     programme offers you the fundamental skills in           brand management, studio engineering, creative
     promotions, creative writing, announcing and             writing and digital content management.
     production, as well as voice training and radio sales.   (Offered by the New Zealand Radio Training School,
     Our ‘live to air’ radio stations and recording suites    part of Whitireia New Zealand Limited)
     give you plenty of hands-on learning opportunities.
                                                              For more information check out:
     (Offered by the New Zealand Radio Training School,       www.whitireia.ac.nz
     part of Whitireia New Zealand Limited)
     For more information check out:                                TE AUAHA               INTERNATIONAL
     www.whitireia.ac.nz
                                                              If you are interested in Journalism for
           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL
                                                              radio and other media, check out page 54




     Visual Arts and Design
     New Zealand Certificate in                               New Zealand Certificate in                                 New Zealand Diploma in
     Digital Media and Design                                 Creativity (Level 4)                                       Jewellery (Level 5)
     (Level 3)
                                                               Level             4                                         Level             5
      Level            3
                                                               Location          Te Kāhui            Petone                Location          Te Kāhui Auaha
      Location         Te Kāhui           Petone                                 Auaha               Porirua
                       Auaha              Porirua
                                                               Duration          17 weeks, full-time                       Duration          1 year, full-time
      Duration         17 weeks, full-time
                                                               IELTS             5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)              IELTS             5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
      IELTS            5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)
                                                                 WELTEC         WHITIREIA                                  WHITIREIA
        WELTEC         WHITIREIA

                                                              Start your creative journey. Get a taste of a              Learn technical skills for a range of applications,
     Gain introductory skills. Discover creative              wide range of creative disciplines. You’ll learn           along with creative development, project
     techniques in digital media and design,                  about art and design, illustration, digital media          management, and theoretical studies. You'll
     3D media, design, drawing, illustration and              and photography. Develop skills in digital                 enjoy a stimulating, creative education in
     photography. Prepare for higher-level study.             modelling and 3D printing. Start to build a                jewellery design and making; this programme
                                                              professional portfolio.                                    allows for creative development and expression.
     For more information check out:
     www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz                  For more information check out:                            For more information check out:
                                                              www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz                    www.whitireia.ac.nz
           TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL
                                                                    TE AUAHA              INTERNATIONAL                         TE AUAHA               INTERNATIONAL




                                                                    Programmes and details may change. Please check the relevant website or contact us for the latest information.
WELTEC AND WHITIREIA                41




Visual Arts and Design
New Zealand Diploma in Digital
Media and Design (Level 5)

 Level           5


 Location        Te Kāhui Auaha


 Duration        1 year, full-time


 IELTS           5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)


  WHITIREIA



Develop your abilities in design to produce
a professional portfolio. Options include
publication design, digital illustration, branding
and identity, web interactive design, 3D
modelling and animation. Graphic design skills
gained can be used in a wide range of work
including print and web design, advertising
and film.
For more information check out:
www.whitireia.ac.nz

      TE AUAHA             INTERNATIONAL




Bachelor of Creativity                               Bachelor of Creativity
(Visual Arts)                                        (Digital Media)

 Level           7                                    Level            7


 Location        Te Kāhui Auaha                       Location         Te Kāhui Auaha


 Duration        3 years, full-time                   Duration         3 years, full-time


 IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)         IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


  WHITIREIA                                            WHITIREIA



For this major you can elect to study one of         In this major you can focus on Creative
the following media – painting, print making,        Technologies or Visual Communication Design.
sculpture, textiles, photography or jewellery.       The Creative Technologies stream offers a range
You will increasingly specialise in your chosen      of current and emerging technologies with
media throughout your study. In your final           potential for integration in a variety of creative
year you will approach a variety of galleries        ways such as VR, animation, gaming and motion
to showcase your work, while developing              graphics. The Visual Communication Design
portfolios for employment or you will create a       stream develops skills in design fundamentals,
major body of work for exhibition. Alongside         typography and graphics that apply to publication,
studio work, you will explore the theory and         branding, motion graphics and web design. You
history of art creation.                             can select courses from either stream.
For more information check out:                      For more information check out:
www.whitireia.ac.nz                                  www.whitireia.ac.nz

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Industries
Animal Care          44

Veterinary Nursing   44
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     Animal Care
     New Zealand Certificate in                               New Zealand Certificate in Study
     Animal Care (Companion                                   and Career Preparation (Level 4)
     Animals) (Level 3)                                       [Animal Care]


      Level           3                                         Level             4


      Location        Petone                                    Location          Petone


      Duration        17 weeks, full-time                       Duration          17 weeks, full-time


      IELTS           5.0 (no band lower than 5.0)              IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


        WELTEC                                                    WELTEC



     Learn how to care for animals such as cats, dogs         Ideal for those considering the Veterinary
     and rabbits. Do work experience with Wellington          Nursing profession. Be prepared for tertiary
     SPCA. You’ll build techniques in handling, health,       study and build knowledge in animal care before
     and husbandry of companion animals. Develop              pursuing higher qualifications. You’ll learn the
     skills to work in the industry.                          anatomy of cats and dogs, gain an introduction
     For more information check out:
                                                              to pet first-aid and cover animal care legislation
     www.weltec.ac.nz                                         and ethics.
                                                              For more information check out:
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     Veterinary Nursing
     New Zealand Certificate in                               New Zealand Diploma in
     Animal Technology (Veterinary                            Veterinary Nursing (Level 6)*
     Nursing Assistance) (Level 5)
                                                                Level            6
      Level           5
                                                                Location         Petone
      Location        Petone
                                                                Duration         1 year, full-time
      Duration        1 year, full-time
                                                                IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
      IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)
                                                                  WELTEC
        WELTEC

                                                              Develop the ability to effectively manage and
     Learn diagnostic skills, including radiography           treat animals in a clinical environment. You’ll
     and collecting and testing samples. Recognise            perform both surgical and medical veterinary
     normal and abnormal conditions and behaviour             nursing, monitor patient health and provide
     of animals. Do work placements in veterinary             postoperative care. Practice your skills in
     clinics. You will also develop business skills           local veterinary clinics and on campus in our
     such as reception services, sales, and dealing           simulation clinic.
     with clients.                                            For more information check out:
                                                              www.weltec.ac.nz
     For more information check out:
     www.weltec.ac.nz
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ServiceS
Industries
Business                           48

Exercise Science                   49

Funeral Services                   50

Hair, Beauty and Makeup Artistry   50

Hospitality                        52

Journalism                         54

Office Administration              55

Outdoor Adventure                  56

Retail                             56

Tourism                            57
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     Business
     New Zealand Diploma in                              Bachelor of Applied                                       Bachelor of Applied
     Business (Level 5)                                  Business Studies                                          Management

      Level           5                                   Level            7                                         Level             7


      Location        Petone           Auckland           Location         Porirua                                   Location          Wellington
                      Porirua                                              Auckland                                                    Petone

      Duration        1 year, full-time                   Duration         3 years, full-time                        Duration          3 years, full-time
                      (part-time options available)                        (part-time options available)                               (part-time options available)

      IELTS           5.5 (no band lower than 5.0)        IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)              IELTS             6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)


        WELTEC       WHITIREIA                            WHITIREIA                                                    WELTEC



     Thrive in the fast changing business                Learn practical skills applicable to a range              Learn business through real-world scenarios
     environment by learning key skills. Study           of industries. Specialise in Management or                and by working with companies. Build the
     business operations, human resources,               Finance at our Porirua campus, and Marketing,             problem-solving tool-set needed to be a
     and marketing and sales strategies. Then,           Management, Finance or Hospitality at our                 manager. You can major in Accounting, Event
     dedicate your development to Accounting or          Auckland campus. The papers that form the                 Management, Hospitality Management, Human
     Management and apply what you learn on              Finance major can contribute to meeting                   Resources, Sales and Marketing, Strategic
     real-world projects.                                the academic requirements for becoming a                  Management, or complete a double major.
     For more information check out:
                                                         Chartered Accountant, as set by Chartered                 For more information check out:
     www.weltec.ac.nz or www.whitireia.ac.nz             Accountants Australia and New Zealand.                    www.weltec.ac.nz
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     Graduate Diploma in                                 Graduate Diploma in                                       Postgraduate Certificate in
     Applied Business Studies                            Applied Management                                        Management

      Level           7                                   Level            7                                         Level             8


      Location        Porirua                             Location         Wellington                                Location          Wellington
                      Auckland                                             Petone                                                      Auckland

      Duration        1 year, full-time                   Duration         1 year, full-time                         Duration          17 weeks, full-time
                      (part-time options available)                        (part-time options available)                               (part-time options available)

      IELTS           6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)        IELTS            6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)              IELTS             6.5 (no band lower than 6.0)


      WHITIREIA                                             WELTEC                                                   WHITIREIA



     If you have already completed a degree in           Advance your skills in a specialist area:                 Gain advanced professional skills in business.
     another field of study, but want to gain            Accounting, Event Management, Hospitality                 This programme is designed as a staircase
     specialist business skills to broaden your career   Management, Human Resources, Sales and                    qualification towards the Master of
     options, study Management or Finance in             Marketing or Strategic Management. Complete               Management but can be completed as a stand-
     Porirua; Marketing, Management, Finance or          an industry project and make business decisions           alone qualification. Specialise in Finance in
     Hospitality in Auckland.                            at organisational and strategic levels. For those         Wellington and Finance, Hospitality, Marketing
     For more information check out:
                                                         with a bachelor’s degree or other qualification,          or Information Systems in Auckland.
     www.whitireia.ac.nz                                 combined with relevant industry experience.               For more information check out:
                                                         For more information check out:                           www.whitireia.ac.nz
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