- You need to have NCEA Level 2, or equivalent, OR
- If you are 20 years old or older, you provide evidence that your previous education, work or life experience demonstrates that you are likely to succeed in your studies.
If you want to talk to someone about the entry requirements before you apply, get in touch on freephone 0508 650 200.
English language requirements
If you are a domestic learner and English or Māori is not your first language you must have an IELTS (Academic or General) score of 5.5, with no band score lower than 5.0, or equivalent.
International students must also have an IELTS (Academic or General) score of 5.5, with no band score lower than 5.0, or equivalent.
International students and domestic students living overseas
You can study this programme part-time if you’re an international student living in New Zealand or overseas. If you’re living in New Zealand you will need to be in paid employment with a valid work permit.
You can also study this programme if you’re a New Zealand citizen living overseas.
Computer and internet requirements
This programme is delivered online. To complete this programme you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.