New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3)

NZ2452

Closed to new enrolments

Unified Programme 2024

Over the last eighteen months our staff have been working collaboratively with Te Pūkenga and staff from the other polytechnics who offer NZ2452 NZC in Business (Admin & Technology) (Level 3), to prepare to move to a unified programme.

As a result of this work, all institutions in the network of Te Pūkenga subsidiaries, will be progressively closing current courses as we prepare to offer new courses being developed for the unified programme.

 If you are currently enrolled in NZ2452 NZC in Business (Admin & Technology) (Level 3) we will communicate transition arrangements prior to the new version opening.

This programme is currently offered fee free. To see if you're eligible please visit the Fee Free offer tab.


Qualification Structure

You will need to complete the four compulsory courses to gain this qualification.

You have the option of enrolling into one, two, three, or all four courses at the same time.  Each course has a 20-week enrolment period which comprises of 16 weeks teaching time, and a further 4 weeks should additional time be required.

We suggest you start with BUS301.

If you want to enrol in more than one course per block (start date) or you choose to stagger the courses you will have overlapping enrolment periods and competing assessment due dates which means you will need to manage your study more closely.

The workload for each course is approximately 10 hours per week. 

This qualification covers the Microsoft Office applications - specifically; Word, Excel, Forms, OneNote and PowerPoint. You can access these applications free of charge through your student portal, My Open Polytechnic.

This qualification covers Zoom, but does not cover any other software i.e. Xero & MYOB.


Cost

Costs may be subject to change.

When you select a course to enrol in and choose your start date you will be given the correct amount.

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Cost

Costs may be subject to change.

When you select a course to enrol in and choose your start date you will be given the correct amount.

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Compulsory Section
Business Administration BUS301 3 15
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Business Technology BUS302 3 15
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Processing Business Information BUS303 3 15
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Producing Professional Business Documents BUS304 3 15
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