New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3)

NZ2863

Closed to new enrolments

This online programme is an ideal way to start working towards your study and career goals if you have NCEA Level 1 (or equivalent). You will gain a range of skills to prepare you for higher level certificates, diplomas or degrees.

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    Level
    3
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    Credits
    60
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    Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per course per week.

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    Study type Open
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    Cost
    $0 NZ Domestic

    Not including annual administration fees, course materials or external exam fees.

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    Student loan

This includes learning how to study online by distance, seek, locate, evaluate and reference information, work effectively with others, set study and career goals, develop your writing skills and develop a variety of academic writing.

Please note this qualification was previously recognised as OP3333.

 

Closed to new students

This programme is closed to new students. 

If you want to study foundation level skills try the qualification below. It is suitable for students with NCEA Level 2 or equivalent skills.

If you want to gain credit from achievement standards for NCEA you can apply for any of the programmes below that suit your needs:

 You can also try our Level 2 programme, which will help lead to any of the programmes above.

If you aren't sure which of these options is right for you, please get in touch.

Current students

If you were enrolled in  this programme before 9 July 2018, you can continue to enrol in your next course as normal to complete your qualification.

Please note, you must be enrolled in your last course/s for the block that begins in January 2020 to be able complete this qualification.

 

Fee free offer

This programme is currently offered fees free if you meet the terms and conditions. For more information check the Fee free offer tab. 

 

Certificate of Achievement

We also offer four Certificates of Achievement that you can do if you need one course to get the required achievement standards:

OP3305 Certificate of Achievement in Health and Wellbeing in Aotearoa (Level 3)

OP3303 Certificate of Achievement in Statistical Investigation (Level 3)

OP3304 Certificate of Achievement in Living in Aotearoa (Level 3)

OP3350 Certificate of Achievement in Fundamentals of Mathematics (Level 3)

On successfully completing any of these 4 Certificates of Achievement you will gain NCEA Level 3 Achievement Standards which contribute towards University Entrance  requirements.

  •  
    Level
    3
  •  
    Credits
    60
  •  
    Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per course per week.

  •  
    Study type Open
  •  
    Cost
    $0 NZ Domestic

    Not including annual administration fees, course materials or external exam fees.

  •  
    Student loan