Business Computing

550

This course will help you understand, discuss, evaluate and apply information technology to meet business needs.

  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 & 3 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Once you have completed your study of this course you should be able to:

  • explain and evaluate components of an information system to meet
    business requirements
  • discuss and evaluate communication technologies to meet 
    business requirements
  • discuss issues associated with computer use and recommend actions to minimise their impact
  • apply software tools and features to produce information for 
    business purposes.

Other requirements

You need to have intermediate to advanced level skills in:

  • Microsoft Word
  • Excel
  • Access
  • Windows File Management.

You also need access to Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Access.

Computer requirements

This course is delivered 100% online. This means you will access the course materials and submit assignments online.

For online learning you need access to a computer or device, and reliable internet. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please get in touch before applying to enrol. 

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed.

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Lecturer / Tutor

  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 & 3 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying