Technologies in Practice

Course code BIT594

This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of Linux, networking, and robotics. You will be able to demonstrate the required knowledge and skills gained in these key areas of computing and information technology.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 5  
    Credits 30 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.25  
  • Availability
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1 enrol by 12 Feb 2019 to start 25 Feb 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
  • Delivery type
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1, 2 & 3 2019 Online/Print   
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 15-20 hours study time per week for each 30 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2019 :  
    NZ students $1,248 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $3,853 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

When you have successfully completed this course, you will be able to

  • Explain the principles supporting a range of digital technologies and their appropriate application in a variety of situations
  • Evaluate digital technologies and describe their appropriate applications
  • Demonstrate the skills required to communicate accurately and effectively
  • Utilise specialist software to demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills in their application.

Other requirements

You will require access to the internet to complete this course.


This course is 100% internally assessed

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