Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor of Applied Management

Qualification code OP7080

Learn middle and upper management skills that are sought after in a wide range of industries with a Bachelor of Applied Management. This flexible degree is delivered by distance so you can build your career while you learn real-world management skills at a time and place that suits you. You also have the flexibility to select courses in the degree to suit your career aspirations.

  • Level 7  
    Credits 360 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester  
  • Cost $13,140 NZ Domestic

    Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2018 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

For information about selecting courses to study towards this qualification, check out the Choose courses tab.

What you will learn

When you achieve this qualification you will know how to:

  • apply the basic contemporary theories of management to a wide range of organisations
  • use accounting and other quantitative information for short and long term decision making
  • carry out management practices in accordance with key cultural, economic, ethical and legal aspects relevant to New Zealand
  • analyse problems relevant to your field of work and propose or critique possible solutions
  • design and carry out projects effectively and efficiently
  • demonstrate qualities of leadership and innovative strategic thinking.

Career opportunities

This qualification will prepare you for a career in a wide variety of areas related to management in public or private enterprises.

Study pathways

If you have a National Diploma in areas like business administration, hospitality management, public sector management or business, you may be eligible to cross credit your previous study towards the degree. This will enable you to fast track your study and achieve the degree sooner. 

If you have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 5) you can also fast track to a Bachelor of Applied Management through advanced standing. 120 credits from the New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 5) will go towards completion of the Bachelor of Applied Management.

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Key dates

Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams

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