New Zealand Diploma in Records and Information Management (Level 6)


This programme is delivered fully online. Watch our video to see what online study with Open Polytechnic is like.

To enrol in this programme you need to have evidence of successful study at Level 5 in information and library studies or related field, such as heritage information or information and communication technologies.

Contact us if you don’t meet the above criteria to discuss your study options.

English language requirements

International students must also have an IELTS (Academic ) score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5, or equivalent.

Domestic students for who English or Māori is not their first language must have an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.54, or equivalent.

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International students and domestic students living overseas

You can study this programme part-time, if you’re an international student living in New Zealand.  You will need to be in paid employment with a valid work permit.  The work permit must be valid for the duration of the study.

You can study this programme is you are a domestic student living overseas.

You cannot study this programme if you are an international student 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.