Study support and resources

Ngā ohu taunaki me ngā rauemi ako
  • How we'll support your studies

    Te hanga o tā mātou taunaki i tō huarahi ki te ako

    Studying by distance learning doesn't mean you'll be on your own. We’ll be with you every step of the way to help you with your studies and study planning. 

  • Online tools and resources

    Ngā utauta me ngā rauemi ā-ipurangi

    With Open Polytechnic you can study online, where you want and when you want, and create a distance learning experience to suit your lifestyle. 

  • Our library

    Tō mātou whare pukapuka

    Our online library is available 24/7 and is free, convenient and easy to use. As well as a distance lending service, you can access resources online, including guides on how to look for information and information on study techniques. 

  • Supporting Māori learner success

    Te tautoko i te angitū o ngā ākonga Māori

    At Kuratini Tuwhera, our ākonga are the most important thing. We offer a range of services and solutions to help you succeed in your study journey.

  • Pasifika learner support

    Te tautoko i ngā ākonga o Te Moana Nui a Kiwa

    It’s natural to feel excitement and maybe a little bit of anxiety when you decide to study.  But think what can an extra qualification do for you and your family, whānau and  community. 

  • Disability services

    Te tautoko i te hunga hauā

    If you have a disability, chronic medical condition or specific learning need that may affect your study you are welcome at the Open Polytechnic and we’re here to help.

  • Access to local campus services

    As an Open Polytechnic learner you can access campus facilities and learner support at some regional polytechnics. Take a look to see what services and facilities are available.