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Dr. Alan Hampton - CEO
As Chief Executive of Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, I invite you to study in the heart of one of New Zealand’s most beautiful and productive regions, the Bay of Plenty.
We offer a unique and dynamic learning environment where you can realise your potential. At Bay of Plenty Polytechnic you can choose from a wide range of courses and certificate, diploma and degree pathways. Our courses and personalised support systems are developed with your success in mind. There’s truly something for everyone and for every stage of your career and personal journey. We invite you to touch, taste, see and feel the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic experience. Kia hora te marino Kia whakapapa pounamu te moana Kia tere te kärohirohi i mua i to huarahi May peace be widespread May the sea glisten like greenstone And may the shimmer of light guide us forward.
Dr. Alan Hampton Chief Executive
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Academic Staff Member Business Studies
Academic Staff Member Engineering
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The Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Experience
Bay of Plenty Polytechnic – a leading public regional Institute of Technology owned and funded by the New Zealand government– promises a vibrant learning experience where you'll discover your strengths and potential through an active and stimulating environment. For more than 25 years, students from all over the world have been choosing Bay of Plenty Polytechnic to enhance their life experience and to study overseas. We welcome you to Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, a place where you will build lifelong relationships with fellow students, passionate teaching staff and vital industry connections. Our promise to you – we will foster and nurture your talents to help you reach your potential on your journey of personal and professional discovery.
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local bands. steadily growing art scene. With a laid-back café lifestyle and plenty of excitement on offer. Tauranga features a range of industries centred around one of the largest deep-water container ports in the country. Study in Auckland Bay of Plenty Polytechnic has partnered with Ntec to offer courses and qualifications in Auckland city. The people are really friendly and the surf was amazing..bayofplentynz. and has a multi-cultural staff with wide experience in education for international students. Tauranga’s got it all! A green city nestled right on the edge of a beautiful harbour.com. counsellors and support staff are available to mentor and give guidance to students to get the most out of study and to reach their full potential. Galleries exhibit the best of local and national talent. The Bay of Plenty region on the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island is considered to be one of the most beautiful coastal areas in the country. visit www. our own student bands and national stars entertain crowds in pubs. you’ll have no difficulty finding what you’re looking for. Sport and recreation Whether you make a run up the “Mount” (Mauao) your daily activity. you’ll truly be spoilt for choice when you study. clubs and outdoor venues many nights a week. work and live in Tauranga.3°C To find out more about what’s on offer in the region visit www. Tauranga is popular as both a tourist destination and as a place to live. Tauranga is one of the fastest growing cities in New Zealand and its economic growth offers you lots of opportunities for part-time and graduate employment. and welcoming.7°C • Average high temperature 18. Benjamin de Niet Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Intern hi my name is Benjamin de niet from the netherlands. hit the all-terrain adventure parks or just want to relax at a beach or café..ntec. Auckland. which are all registered with and accredited by the New Zealand Qualifications authority (nZQa). 3 Art and culture The region features a vibrant. I have had a great semester in Tauranga. Some great events are happening in Tauranga every year: • the national Jazz Festival • the tauranga arts Festival • the multicultural Festival • new Zealand surf lifesaving Championships • International surfing Competitions • International Fishing Competition • International Capoeira Festival and Brazilian Carnival • tauranga moana seafood Festival Key Facts • Tauranga is the 5th largest and fastest growing city in New Zealand • 44% of New Zealand’s population lives within 200 kilometres of Tauranga • Warm climate with an average of 2. If you’re a music lover. The qualifications and courses available to international students through Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Ntec are: • new Zealand Diploma in Business level 6 • BoPP Diploma in applied Computing level 6 • national Diploma in Quantity surveying level 6 National Tertiary Education Consortium (Ntec) is a consortium of tertiary providers. caring. Ntec has developed a reputation for being friendly.ac. it is a mere two and a half hours by car or 40 minutes by plane from New Zealand’s largest city.400 sunshine hours per year • Highest recorded temperature 33.nz . scan the Qr code to watch Benjamin’s video about life in tauranga. For more information about Ntec. Auckland based tutors.to enjoy.
you need to submit your Ielts or toeFl results with your application to prove your English language proficiency. but you are proficient in english language. Level 5. one reason for choosing Tauranga is to improve my English. with many years experience working with animals. therefore. I got a working holiday visa and worked for nearly 10 months before my first semester. at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic. students who need to improve their english skills before beginning their programme of study can enrol in the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic’s Certificate of Foundation studies (english for speakers of other languages). All my tutors are very nice. I am enjoying the animal care programme. working with animals. English language proficiency is required entry criteria for all programmes at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic. so I have to speak more english. one of the two official languages (Te Reo Maori is the other). There are many different animals in our class. New Zealand is the last pure land in the world. . English is the most common language spoken in New Zealand. Different level programmes require different levels of English language proficiency. Xu Huan (Happy) National Certificate in Veterinary Nursing. You are not a native speaker of English and you haven’t yet sat English language proficiency exams such as Ielts or toeFl you need to present official transcripts of your last year of high school study completed in your home country. You are not a native speaker of English. There are not lots of Chinese students here.English Language 4 We welcome applications from students with English as a second language. If you want to enrol in a programme at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and: English is your native language. I want to be a vet nurse. you will be required to either: sit Ielts or toeFl OR come and improve your prior to your arrival English language in in NZ and submit Tauranga by studying your results English prior to applying for along with your your programme of choice application.
In some cases you may be able to complete mainstream assessments and earn credits towards certain qualifications.5 and are eligible to apply for certificate and diploma programmes at level 3. Certificate of Foundation Studies (ESOL) Level 4 (Advanced) For students who can use english accurately in specialised subjects and are preparing for higher level diploma and degree academic study. problem solving. you will have achieved an Ielts score equivalent to 5. Applicants participate in orientation and placement tests to identify the most suitable level of study. The programme is available at three levels. 5 Certificate of Foundation Studies (ESOL) Level 2 (Pre-Intermediate) For students with some english skills.0 on completion of this programme. ENtry Ielts overall score of 5. language and numeracy competence so that you can achieve your goals and support your application into the programme of your choice. numeracy and study skills. writing. Certificate of Foundation Studies (ESOL) Level 3 (Intermediate) For students who can already use english in an everyday setting. ENtry Ielts overall score of 5. full-time Monthly NZ$6. Prospective students are encouraged to let us know any specific ESOL or Foundation programmes they may require. ENtry Ielts overall score of 4. 3 & 4 Each level 17 weeks. as well as an interview with a course advisor. The programme also includes field trips and you might spend some time in mainstream and vocational class rooms. The programme includes 8 courses and a special topic as an option. listening. you will have achieved an Ielts score equivalent to 6. weaknesses and study readiness.0 and are eligible to apply for diploma and degree programmes at level 6 and 7. critical thinking. This involves assessments of literacy. you will have achieved an Ielts score equivalent to 5. numeracy skills and communication technology.5 on completion of this programme.Learn English with Us Certificate in Foundation Studies (ESOL) Level 2. self-identification of strengths. . You’ll take a range of courses focusing on reading.900 (17 weeks) Windermere Campus The aim of this programme is to provide you with an opportunity to increase your literacy. speaking. 4 and 5.0 on completion of this programme. The programme includes 8 courses and a special topic as an option.0.
it may be possible to gain further certificates and diplomas during the course of your study . the bachelor qualifications the Polytechnic offers ensure you gain a valuable degree qualification. further increasing the opportunities for you to take advantage of bridging. New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical) 2 years Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical or Electronic) *Hamilton Delivery Up to 3 years Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Sport & Recreation 2 years AUT University Bachelor in Sport & Recreation (BSR) 1 year Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Design (Fashion) 2 years Otago Polytechnic Bachelor of Design (Fashion) 1 year . you will gain both a vocational diploma and hands-on skills valued by employers and the academic credibility of a highly respected university degree – all on campus here in Tauranga! This is what’s on offer in 2013: Bay of Plenty Polytechnic 2 years New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 6 2 years 1 year 1 ½ years University of Waikato Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) 2 years Bachelor of Business Analysis 1 year – Financial (BBA (Fin)) Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc) Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a specialisation in Applied Computing 2 years 1 ½ years Our Partnerships …with the University of Waikato and Te Whare Wänanga o Awanuiärangi To increase your tertiary education opportunities in the Bay of Plenty region. Diplomas in Applied Computing Levels 5 and 6 2 years 1 year Diploma in Design (Graphic) 2 years Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design *Hamilton Delivery 1 year Diploma in Marine Studies Diploma in Environmental Management 2 years 2 years Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences) 1 year Our Pathways One of Bay of Plenty Polytechnic’s unique features is our ability to offer degree pathways that allow you to gain one or more workready certificates or diplomas at the same time as completing a university degree – all without leaving the Polytechnic campus. With appropriate degree planning. diploma and degree programmes in the Bay. studying a degree pathway at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic may incur significantly lower overall costs than studying for the same degree at a university. students find our diploma qualifications to be hands-on and practical with a workplace focus to help you find the right employment. certificate.6 From Diploma to Degree in Tauranga Our Diploma to Degree pathways provide you with multiple qualifications and the best of both worlds! Without adding any time to your study. Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and the university of Waikato have joined forces and share facilities at Windermere Campus and Bongard Centre.the financial savings may be substantial. In 2010 te whare wänanga o Awanuiärangi joined the partnership. conferred by one of New Zealand’s top universities.
Qualifications Overview 2013 7 This table provides a brief overview of the start dates. design. Successful completion of “High School” or “Secondary School” (or the international equivalent) is a compulsory requirement for entry into any Bay of Plenty Polytechnic programme.320 Bachelor of architectural studies Bachelor degrees in Business or Technology Bachelor degrees in Business or Technology Feb 2 years Feb 2 years Feb 1 year for more information visit www. trigonometry) English. graphics.nz/go/brochure for more detailed information on course content as well as specific entry requirements.nz .ac. Please download a programme brochure from our website at www.320 per year $19. computing. Construction and Carpentry National diploma in Architectural Technology level 6 National diploma in Quantity surveying level 6 National diploma in Construction Management level 6 Certificate in Carpentry level 3 Feb 2 years 6 (No part lower than 5) /550 6 (No part lower than 5) /550 6 (No part lower than 5) /550 5. English language requirements (unless stated otherwise) Programme Level level 1-4 programmes level 5-6 programmes level 7 programmes IELTS 5. history maths (specifically algebra.ac. geometry.bop poly.5/500 national Certificate in animal Care level 2 $9. entry requirements.660 Architecture.320 per year $19. physics. physics $19. maths (specifically algebra. trigonometry) maths (specifically algebra. trigonometry). fees and pathways for each of the programmes offered. Programme of Study Start Length Entry Requirements Minimum IELTS/TOEFL Other Requirements & preferred High School subjects 2013 Fees in NZ$ incl. see page 34 for equivalency of high school qualifications in different countries.boppoly. English.5 6 7 TOEFL paper-based 500 550 600 TOEFL iBT 61 79-80 100 Highlighted programmes qualify for a one year Job Search Work Visa upon graduation.320 per year $19.5/500 Maths. GST Degree Pathways Animal Care national Certificate in Veterinary Nursing level 5 Jun ½ year 5.
Tourism – all with the university of Waikato graduate Certificate in new Zealand Immigration advice level 7 Bachelor of Business Analysis – Financial (BBa (Fin)) – the university of Waikato Bachelor of management studies (Bms) – the university of waikato Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) – the university of Waikato Bachelor of social sciences (Bsocsc) – the university of Waikato Feb & ½ year Jul online Feb & 3 years Jul Feb & 4 years Jul Feb & 3 years Jul Feb & 3 years Jul 7 (No part lower than 6. For more details please download a brochure from our website at www. social sciences.nz.Financial. Business analysis.5) /550 6 (No part lower than 5.5) /550 A degree $7. B.5) /550 6 (No part lower than 5. please see www.5) /550 6 (No part lower than 5. GST Degree Pathways Business new Zealand Institute of management Feb & ½ year (nZIm) Certificate in management Jul new Zealand Institute of management Feb & ½ year (nZIm) Certificate in small Business Jul Management New Zealand diploma in Business (NZdipBus) level 6 Feb & 2 years Jul 5. Management studies.400 per year B. maths Additional requirements apply if you’re under 20 $18.5) /550 English.ac. maths English.Qualifications Overview 2013 Continued 8 Programme of Study Start Length Entry Requirements Minimum IELTS/TOEFL Other Requirements & preferred High School subjects 2013 Fees in NZ$ incl. maths English.nz/go/brochure. maths $18. maths English.ac.400 Gives entry to the 2nd year of Bsc in Computer science – the university of Waikato Gives entry to the 3rd year of Bsc in Computer science – the university of Waikato diploma in Applied Computing level 6 Feb & 1 year Jul 6 (No part lower than 5.425* per year $22.5/500 5. for full fee schedule. . maths $9.5 (No part lower than 5)/500 Certificate in Computing level 3 or english.boppoly. B.425* per year $22.425* per year English.5) /600 6 (No part lower than 5. B.340 English. maths $22.400 Bachelor of science in Computer science (Bsc Comp sci) – the university of Waikato Feb & 3 years Jul 6 (No part lower than 5) /550 diploma in Applied Computing level 5 and level 6 $24. maths Computing & Information Technology diploma in Applied Computing level 5 Feb & 1 year Jul 5.255* per year * approximate 2012 annual tuition fees based on 120 point (full-time) study.200 $9.200 6 (No part lower than 5.425* per year $22.5/500 English.waikato.5)/550 diploma in Applied Computing level 5 or equivalent $18.
400 Certificate in radio Broadcasting level 4 Feb 1 year 5. computing & portfolio Bachelor in Design (Fashion) – otago Polytechnic Certificate in Computer graphic design level 4 diploma in design (Graphic) level 6 Feb 1 year 6/550 Feb 1 year 5.diploma in Art level 6 Feb 2 years 6/550 english & portfolio $18.9 Programme of Study Start Length Entry Requirements Minimum IELTS/TOEFL Other Requirements & preferred High School subjects 2013 Fees in NZ$ incl. photography.ac.Tioriori level 5 Feb 1 year 6/550 English.Waiariki Bachelor in design (Fashion) – otago Polytechnic Diploma in Design (Fashion) level 6 Feb 2 years 6/550 Textiles technology. social sciences. graphics.400 per year $18.400 per year Certificate in music Production and Performance .Te kamakama level 6 Feb 1 year 6/550 $18. art.the university of Waikato Feb & ½ year Jul for more information visit www.5/500 6/550 5.200 supports application to enrol on the Bachelor of social Work . GST Degree Pathways Creative Aka Rakai Toi.the university of Waikato • Bachelor of Design (Graphic design) – Auckland university of Technology (AuT) • Bachelor of media arts (Visual arts) – Wintec diploma in Music Production and Performance Te kamakama level 6 Feb 2 years 6/550 $18.200 $18.400 Education and Social Services Certificate in teacher aide Practice level 4 national Certificate in early Childhood Education and Care level 5 Kahikatea . design & portfolio diploma in design (Fashion) level 6 English. design.5/500 $18. music. Graphics. maths & police clearance Police clearance high school $9. technology.bop poly. a background in music theory & audition Certificate in music Production and Performance – Tioriori level 5 English.5/500 $18.400 per year $18.5/500 english.nz . computing & portfolio Certificate in Computer Graphic design level 4 or art. design.400 diploma in Music Production and Performance .400 diploma in design (Graphic) level 6 • Bachelor of Computer Graphic design .Certificate in social service studies level 4 Feb & ½ year Jul Feb 1 year 5.400 diploma in Art and design (Advanced) level 7 . computing $18.400 $9. art. english.
5/500 5.125 year two $21.nz.160 Diploma in marine studies For Graduates level 6 Bachelor of science (Bsc) with a major in Biological sciences .200 $9.boppoly.ac. Electrical or Mechanical disciplines) Feb 2 years 6 (No part lower than 5. english.5/500 5. GST Degree Pathways Electrical. biology/ sciences & ‘fit for diving’ doctor’s certificate $19.200 Marine Studies and Environmental Management diploma in Environmental Management level 6 Feb 2 years 6/550 sciences. **Pending approval.5/500 English. . For more details please download a brochure from our website at www. please see www.the university of Waikato Diploma in marine studies level 6 Feb 2 years 6/550 English.5/500 sciences. for full fee schedule. maths.320 year one $20.5) /550 English.the university of Waikato • B.Qualifications Overview 2013 Continued 10 Programme of Study Start Length Entry Requirements Minimum IELTS/TOEFL Other Requirements & preferred High School subjects 2013 Fees in NZ$ incl.ac.the university of Waikato Jan 1 year 6/550 Relevant university or polytechnic degree & ‘fit for diving’ doctor’s certificate diploma in Environmental management level 6 or Diploma in marine studies level 6 Feb 1 year 6/550 $25. applied science – AuT • Bsc in Biological sciences .400 $18. physics and maths (specifically algebra. Engineering and Welding New Zealand diploma in Engineering level 6 (Civil**. applied science – aut • Bsc in Biological sciences . physical education.400 Certificate in health Care assistance level 4 Certificate in massage (Relaxation Massage) level 4 Feb & ½ year Jul Feb & ½ year Jul 5.320 per year Bachelor in Engineering Health and Beauty Certificate in Beautician & Cosmetology level 4 Certificate in Beauty therapy (Body Therapy and Electrology) level 5 Feb Feb 1 year 30 weeks 5. english Certificate in Beautician & Cosmetology level 4 or equivalent international qualification $18. calculus) $19. biology $9.waikato.nz/go/brochure.320 per year • B. maths $19.725* per year * approximate 2012 annual tuition fees based on 120 point (full-time) study.
biology/sciences $18.nz.5) /550 $9.nz .400 $19. for full fee schedule.5/500 6/550 Be fit and active English.ac. maths specific criteria depending on the endorsement $18.5/500 Certificate in hospitality (Professional Cookery inc. English or national Certificate in Tourism and Travel (Core skills) level 3 or national Certificate in Travel level 3 $22. maths English.11 Programme of Study Start Length Minimum IELTS/ TOEFL Entry Requirements Other Requirements & preferred High School subjects 2013 Fees in NZ$ incl. physical education.400 specific papers may give credit to the Bachelor in Tourism – the university of Waikato Feb & 3 years Jul 6 (No part lower than 5.255** per year Tourism. GST Degree Pathways Sport & Recreation Certificate in Fitness level 4 Diploma in sport and recreation level 6 Feb Feb 1 year 2 years 5.bop poly.waikato. City & guilds) level 3 English. for more information visit www. ** approximate 2012 annual tuition fees based on 120 point (full-time) study. for full fee schedule.5) /550 Maths.200 $18.ac.5/500 6 (No part lower than 5.400 Feb & ½ year Jul Feb & 1 year Jul 5. Travel and Hospitality national Certificate in hospitality (Cookery) level 4 national Certificate in travel level 4 diploma in Tourism level 5 (endorsements in International Flight attending. sport and Recreation – AuT • B.ac. please see www.320 per year • B.nz. sport & leisure studies – the university of Waikato Bachelor of sport and recreation – AuT university Feb 1 year 6/550 Diploma in sport and Recreation level 6 $24.425* per year * approximate 2012 annual tuition fees based on 120 point (full-time) study.aut. event management and Travel Management) Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) – the university of Waikato Feb 1 year 5. please see www.
electrical and mechanical engineering and many more. fees and entry requirements. social services. some changes may occur. Please note that the papers and courses listed are accurate for 2012. AREAS OF STUDY INCLUDE • surgical and clinical veterinary nursing • Preparing intravenous drips and providing paediatric care • assisting with anaesthetics and analgesic procedures • monitoring animals on fluid therapy.12 to study. marine and environment. fashion. radiography. nursing hospitalised animals. Gain the skills you need in animal husbandry.. computing. administration..11. business. first aid and communication. sample collections. surgery preparation and dispensing drugs . or download a brochure from our website at www.nz/go/brochure. veterinary reception. Our prospectus can help you find out more about what’s on offer for you. retail.boppoly. see the brochure for up-to-date listings for 2013. Bay of Plenty Polytechnic offers over 100 different programmes in areas as diverse as graphic design.ac. animal handling. full-time Get yourself industry ready to start your career as a vet nurse. veterinary nursing including veterinary surgical assistance. ethics. Animal Care National Certificate in Veterinary Nursing Level 5 Half year. carpentry. For programme start dates. please see pages 7 .
on completion of this Diploma you’ll be able to work as a Construction Management Technician and. A huge saving in time and tuition fees! for more information visit www. with additional experience in the industry. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • Construction elements • written Communication • Building law and environment • Feasibility and services • estimation • Introduction to Quantity surveying • • • • • Contract administration Quantity surveying Construction methodology advanced estimation Communication National Diploma in Construction Management Level 6 Two years. You’ll be using Mutoh Track drawing machines and industry-leading CAd technology and facilities. construction methodologies. full-time e bin ! C om ave &S Are you good with details? like working with numbers? dedicated to seeing projects through to the end? This National diploma provides you with the skills and knowledge to develop your career in quantity surveying. Through our courses you’ll gain a solid understanding of preparing schedules of quantities for labour and materials.bop poly. full-time e bin ! C om ave &S Get your construction career established with this theory-based programme. You’ll take courses in identifying construction site procedures.Architecture. quality assurance and client communication. You’ll gain skills and knowledge to produce contract architectural drawings and act as an architectural technician on small and medium scale building projects. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • Construction elements • written Communication • Building law and environment • Feasibility and services • estimation • • • • • • Introduction to Quantity surveying Contract administration Planning Construction methodology site management Communication Combine & Save! Complete both Diplomas in just 5 semesters. medium and large building projects. controlling costs and administering construction finances.nz . preparing tender documents and feasibility studies. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • Construction elements • Communication skills • Building law and environment • Feasibility and services • Design and Preparation • small Buildings • • • • • Contract administration Design Principles Construction methodology medium Buildings large Buildings 13 National Diploma in Quantity Surveying Level 6 Two years. health and safety planning.ac. take control of small. full-time This programme will suit you if you’re creative and like the idea of helping people to create their dream home or building. Construction & Carpentry National Diploma in Architectural Technology Level 6 Two years. site management.
risk minimisation and staff management. full-time The NZdipBus is an ideal starting point for gaining a widely recognised business qualification that will enable you to continue into our degrees offered in partnership with the university of Waikato. plus half year part-time are you an entrepreneurial spirit? this qualification is specifically designed for people working in. Placing Tourism. and build up my self-confidence. The NZdipBus provides you with a wide range of business skills and knowledge. marketing. law or computing. ranging from Principles of Tourism. The law of Business Entities. business performance. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge to assist you in the setting up. including accounting. Marketing Research. scan the Qr code to watch Mohammed’s video about studying at the Polytechnic. communication and human resource knowledge and you can choose to delve into courses in accounting. decision making. The NZdipBus incorporates the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic diploma in Business and the New Zealand Institute of management (nZIm) diploma in Management. marketing or tourism. management and expansion of a small business. to Human Resource Management. you can choose to specialise in either accounting. nationally recognised programme will provide you with solid management. law. plus half year part-time If you want to start a business management career and gain new skills or if you want to update your existing skills to go for that promotion. now I feel like I can do anything. get to know new people. economics. After six compulsory courses. REqUIRED PAPERS FOR THE ACCOUNTING SPECIALISATION • accounting Principles • accounting Practices • Introduction to Commercial law • the economic environment • organisation and management • Business Computing • Business Communication • Financial accounting • management accounting PLUS TWO OF • Business Finance • Internal auditing • taxation • Plus one optional paper New Zealand Institute of Management (NZIM) Certificate in Small Business Management Half year full-time. leadership and strategic Planning for small Business. then this is the programme for you. finance. management. computing and marketing. management. through courses in business concepts. or planning to start. Employment Relations. COMPULSORY PAPERS • employment relations • Introduction to marketing • human resources I: People at work • Introduction to management • workplace Communication You’ll select a minimum of four compulsory papers and four optional papers. this flexible. communications. a small business. and Quantitative Methods for Economics and Finance. Buyer Behaviour and Communication strategies. New Zealand Diploma in Business (NZDipBus) Level 6 Two years. COMPULSORY PAPERS • Principles of small Business management • establishing a small Business • operating a small Business • Planning for Improved Performance You’ll also complete four optional papers. YOU MUST COMPLETE SIx OF THE FOLLOWING PAPERS • accounting Principles • Introduction to Commercial law • the economic environment • organisation and management • Fundamentals of marketing • Business Computing • Business Communication You must also complete another six papers of your choice. Touring Places. . Mohammed Aljaber New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 6 the key for someone to come from saudi and succeed in their study in New Zealand is to have an open mind and motivation to try new things.Business 14 New Zealand Institute of Management (NZIM) Certificate in Management Half year full-time. my strategy when I came here was to put myself into new and challenging situations.
as well as those who don’t need an immigration adviser licence. You’ll gain knowledge of human behaviour. full-time after completing the NZDipBus Level 6. cultural and environmental impacts of tourism. future developments and effective management. social science methodology. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato The BTour develops a constructive and critical understanding of tourism based on practical industry research. Appeals and Professional Practice note: as this graduate Certificate is taught online it. full-time after completing the NZDipBus Level 6. If you want to work with and are enthusiastic about people. Delivered online. The courses will also be of value to people working in travel agencies and international education. Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) One & a half years. Introduction to nZ Immigration law and Professional responsibilities b. finance or tourism. Business Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic 2 years 2 years New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 6 1 year 1 ½ years University of Waikato Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc) Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) 2 years 2 years 1 ½ years Bachelor of Business Analysis – Financial (BBA (Fin)) 1 year with appropriate degree planning it may be possible to gain the nZIm Certificate in management while studying for your NZ diploma of Business or Bachelor degree. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato This professionally recognised programme offers an alternative business degree if numbers and their meaning are your game. this specialist qualification is required to apply for a licence to practise as a new Zealand Immigration adviser and will cover and assess the immigration adviser competency standards and code of conduct. You can customise your degree by choosing one of the four majors offered in tauranga: accounting. Completing the new Zealand Diploma in Business with a B grade average will give you up to 10 papers towards the 20 required for the BBa (Fin). In tauranga you can choose either accounting or finance as your major. 15 Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) Two years. You’ll gain a sound understanding of accounting. Completing the New Zealand diploma in Business with a B grade average may provide you with 14 papers toward the 26 required for the Bms. You’ll take courses on the structure of tourism organisations. Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc) Two years. Completing relevant NZdipBus courses with a B grade average will give you credit to the BTour. this programme is for you. and the immigration advisers licensing scheme. temporary entry. planning or research. Prospective students should discuss with Immigration new Zealand prior to submitting an application. full-time after completing the NZDipBus Level 6.Business Graduate Certificate in New Zealand Immigration Advice Level 7 Half year. You’ll not only learn what makes a business tick but also what makes a manager great. COURSES (must be completed in the following order) a. policy. Compliance and unlawful status c. Bachelor of Business Analysis – Financial (BBA (Fin)) One year. economic. as well as critical analysis and communication skills. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato the Bsocsc looks at how people and society interact and change. marketing. full-time. Completing the NZdipBus with a B grade average may gain you up to 9 of the required 20 papers for the Bsocsc. preparing and administering applications and appeals. Refugees. part-time. . Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato the Bms stands out due to its unique focus on management and practical experience. up to two years. full-time after completing the NZDipBus Level 6. does not qualify for a student visa to enter new Zealand. finance and economics. People already in new Zealand may require a Variation of Conditions of their existing work visa or other temporary entry visa in order to undertake part-time study. You’ll learn about immigration law and operational instructions. residence Visas d.
full-time Take the next step towards a career as an intermediate It professional. you’ll be able to enrol with the university of Waikato in Tauranga for one further year to meet the requirements of the Bachelor of science (Bsc) in Computer science with a specialisation in applied Computing. web application development. networking and programming. You can credit certain papers to the first year of the university of waikato’s Bachelor of science (Bsc).Computing & IT 16 Diploma in Applied Computing Level 5 One year. Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Computer Science with a specialisation in Applied Computing One year. Computing & IT Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diplomas in Applied Computing Level 5 and 6 2 years University of Waikato Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Computer Science (specialisation in Applied Computing) 1 year . full-time Want to work as a junior multimedia or web developer. Throughout the degree you’ll continuously put into practice what you learn. Certain papers can be credited to the second year of the university of Waikato’s Bachelor of science (Bsc) and you can also gain industry certification – see CCna. You’ll take a variety of courses to gain knowledge and skills in programming. junior software programmer. data communications and multimedia applications. retail salesperson. CORE COURSES • Introductory Programming • Professional skills • It Infrastructure • software Packages OPTIONAL COURSES (CHOOSE FOUR) • Introduction to statistical Methods • Introductory multimedia • Introduction to electronics • Behavioural science • Information systems in Business • Programming II (leading to sun Certification) • multimedia & web Development • It essentials and networking (leading to Cisco Comp tIa a+) Diploma in Applied Computing Level 6 One year. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato If you have completed both the level 5 and 6 Applied Computing diplomas with a B grade average. You’ll learn about It infrastructure. how people and computers interact and how to ensure systems work well and are easy to use. The courses will provide you with a working knowledge of the It needs of small to medium enterprises. full-time after completing the DipAppComp Level 6. hardware and operating systems. CCNA Exploration provides an integrated and comprehensive coverage of networking topics and opportunities for hands-on practical experience and soft-skills development. with opportunities ranging from software programming and web development to network administration. through hands-on projects. 20 CrEDIT COUrSES • guI Programming • Internet and web Development • Business systems • Database Practice and experience • Business management (choose from NZdipBus courses Human Resource Management or Applied Management) • hardware and operating systems • help Desk • user Interface Design • Data Communications – services • Project management and Qa (leading to ComptIa Project +) • webmaster technical • mathematics and statistics 15 CrEDIT COUrSES CCNA Exploration • network Fundamentals • routing Protocols and Concepts • lan switching & wireless • accessing the wan These four courses will prepare you to take the CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) exam. You’ll take courses on software systems. computer network or hardware administrator? This diploma will get you on your way.
printmaking) • Culture and Practice in aotearoa (New Zealand) • history. Context • studio Practice 2 • Business skills for the Creative Industries • Contextual studies Diploma in Design (Fashion) Level 6 Two years. textiles. an interdisciplinary studio and two fashion studios to develop professional level design and technical production skills. learn to market your art. textiles. pattern making. our tutors are renowned practising artists. full-time Join our award winning fashion design team to unleash your creative potential. Culture 1 and 2 • Design Development 1 and 2 • Pattern making 1 and 2 • garment Construction 1 and 2 • Fashion studio 1 and 2 • materials. Culture. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • studio Practice 1 (including painting. Delivered in partnership with Otago Polytechnic There’s no need to leave Tauranga to get your degree! Cross credit the Diploma in Design (Fashion) level 6 into otago Polytechnic’s Bachelor of Design (Fashion) and complete just one more year of study to gain your degree. drawing. who will help you gain technical and theoretical skills. sculpture. and then take it all to the catwalk! our students are regularly seen on winners’ podiums around New Zealand including Pasfika and wow. Print • Body of work • apparel Practice (work Placement) ELECTIVES (30 CrEDITS) • history. digital photography. you’ll take courses in design theory. Whether you are well on your way to developing your artistic talent or just getting started.17 Creative Aka Rakai Toi – Diploma in Art Level 6 Two years. Creative Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Design (Fashion) Level 6 2 years Otago Polytechnic Bachelor of Design (Fashion) 1 year Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Design (Graphic) Level 6 2 years University of Waikato Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Computer Science (specialisation in Applied Computing) 1 year . and develop your own art business or career. You’ll take courses in strategic design. Kate sylvester and more! YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • history. these courses are sure to inspire your creativity and develop your potential as an artist. Trelise Cooper. From initial concept to finished garment. full-time This diploma inspires an exploration of personal identity and unique cultural heritage and how these inform artistic expressions. full-time after completing the Diploma in Design (Fashion) Level 6. Culture. understand forums for exhibition and sale. garment construction and styling. Context 3 (30 credits) (required to continue onto the Bachelor of Design (Fashion)) • Interdisciplinary studies (15 credits) • Business skills for Creative Industries (15 credits) Bachelor in Design (Fashion) One year. as well as launching successful labels or going on to work for Moochi.
composition and relish the idea of working in a fast-paced environment. COURSES • theory & harmony for the Contemporary musician 1 and 2 • music technology 1 and 2 • Culture and Practice in aotearoa • Instrumental study • whakaaroaro .you’ll get work experience as well. history/culture/context. Process & systems • multimedia and web Design Diploma in Design (Graphic) Level 6 Two years. on completion of this one year full-time certificate. You’ll complete instrumental and performance courses and have the opportunity to develop these into your own performance style within a positive and supportive team environment. Context 1. COURSES • apple mac and software skills • Design research • typographic layouts • Planning and approval • graphic Communication • Print Production. The programme teaches courses in software applications. graphic design studies. design research. and take courses in interdisciplinary studies. You’ll learn creative and technical design skills on the Mac platform from tutors experienced in illustration. illustration. knowledge and practical skills for working with live sound. Culture.Creative 18 Certificate in Computer Graphic Design Level 4 One year. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • graphic Design studies 1. Graduates will be able to apply fundamental graphic design knowledge and skills required for employment in the industry or in preparation for further related study. full-time Combine our state of the art technology with your creativity to become a graphic designer. visual and conceptual design. a career as a graphic design practitioner could be for you. art and design theory. press. full-time Your first step in fine tuning your musical talent starts here. full-time If you have an eye for design.Communication for the Creative arts • Performance studies 1 . 2 and 3 • Computing software • Illustration 1 and 2 • web Design 1 and 2 • Introduction to Programming (Degree elective) • Business skills for Creative Industries (Diploma elective) • Photography • Introduction to multimedia (Degree elective) • Design Practice (Diploma elective) Tioriori – Certificate in Music Production and Performance Level 5 One year. photography and multimedia. colour. multimedia and web. 2 and 3 • history. you’ll start to grow as a performing artist by developing the theory. design and studio practice and web design . print. You’ll gain skills and confidence in web design.
music production and promotion. social.nz. full-time social and community workers are passionate about making a difference. learn and practise song composition. this programme is a first step on the pathway towards professional training for working in the social services industry. sales and promotions. You’ll be trained to have a positive impact on children’s physical. and professional practice.ac. Teacher aides support children’s learning at primary. full-time Working with preschool children is hugely rewarding. Community and society • Child Development • Professional Practice 19 Kahikatea – Certificate in Social Service Studies Level 4 Half year. culture and context of music. the history. community groups and schools to. using the latest technology and effectively promote your music with an understanding of the music industry. COURSES • announcing • audio Production • Creative writing for radio • Programming • radio sales • Promotions and marketing • Broadcast news for more information visit www. social service work and social service delivery. gain the confidence to express your creativity through advanced practical knowledge of music production and performance. visual media production.bop poly. using industry standard technical equipment.nz . COURSES • school structure. whänau. COURSES • working with Children • Children’s health and wellbeing • Family. You’ll learn a wide range of skills utilised within the industry. and take courses in child development. You’ll gain skills and knowledge of working with children. Whanau. studio production. broadcast news or programming. children’s health and wellbeing.co. Policy and the Role of a Teacher Aide • Child Development and the Process of Working with Children • Curriculum Development and support • the reflective Practitioner • work Placement National Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care Level 5 One year. full-time If you have the drive and passion to help children succeed. this programme will have you covered. They assist teachers in a classroom by working with students on a one-onone basis or in groups. It includes personal and professional development courses.subfm. full-time Take your musical talent and performance skills to the next level. this half year programme is for you. Take courses in performance studies. Take all the knowledge acquired in your courses and apply it to running our very own live student radio station suB 88.3 and 107. community and society.Creative Te Kamakama – Diploma in Music Production and Performance Level 6 One year. they work with individuals and families. Culture and Context of music • Performance studies 1 & 2 • Business skills for the Creative Industries Education & Social Services Certificate in Teacher Aide Practice Level 4 Half year. creative direction. CORE COURSES IN YEAR ONE • Personal and Professional Development • social service work • social service Delivery Certificate in Radio Broadcasting Level 4 One year. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • music Production • studio Production • Composition Portfolio • global music Promotion • Visual media Production • history. intermediate and secondary schools. help them function the best they can. This programme provides a qualification for you to begin a career and will support any application for higher level study. Training with us as a teacher aide will equip you with the academic and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in this role. family/ whänau. cultural and educational development. You’ll take courses for two days a week and gain experience by working (paid or voluntary) as a teacher aide.7 Fm www. full-time You heard it on the radio! Whether you’re interested in announcing. and gain the business skills to manage a small business.
manufacturing processes.20 In T Pro he NZ tern a fes DE sio is r tion nal eco al Eng gni Rec ine sed og ers by nit Ne the ion w Z Ins . civil and structural drawing. eal titu and te o (IPE f NZ ). infrastructure and construction. A new specialisation in Powder Metallurgy in the second year of the Mechanical Engineering diploma provides skills and knowledge for new and emerging Titanium powder metallurgy and metals testing industries. India) New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical) Level 6 life is really very good. the emphasis is on practical knowledge and we use a lot of equipment. metallurgy. electrical and mechanical engineering fields. . defence. Electrotechnology. I like the BoPP engineering facilities. power engineering. electronics. then follow the pathways to mechanical. electronics or power engineering specialisations. The teachers are very helpful and understanding. full-time *Civil discipline pending approval This diploma provides you with the skills and knowledge required for a career in the civil. CORE COURSES IN YEAR ONE • engineering Fundamentals • engineering mathematics 1 • technical literacy ELECTRICAL • electrical and electronic Principles 1 and 2 • electrical and electronic Applications • Computer Programming • PlC Programming 1 and 2 Further electrical courses include microcontrollers. generation and sustainable energy. Electrical and Mechanical disciplines) Two years. You’ll gain a broad knowledge base in engineering fundamentals. as well as the manufacturing of industrial and domestic products. electrical fundamentals and mechanics of machines. technical literacy and mathematics. CIVIL* • geotechnical engineering • land surveying • highway engineering • structures Further civil courses include materials. and management. Punjab. engineering management. power generation and energy. graduates of engineering diplomas enter careers in industries as diverse as aerospace. Balraj Singh (Amritsar. hydraulics and water systems. electrical machines. engineering CAd strength of materials. taking roles at senior technical or supervisory level. Engineering & Welding New Zealand Diploma in Engineering Level 6 (Civil*. MECHANICAL • engineering Practice • material Properties • mechanics • thermodynamics and heat transfer Further mechanical courses include fluid mechanics.
professional practice skills and allied massage therapies. You’ll take courses and practice a range of relaxation massage skills and techniques. In your courses you’ll learn the art of manicure. health and safety and communications skills needed to succeed in the beauty industry. computing and communication skills • Computer applications Certificate in Beauty Therapy (Body Therapy & Electrology) Level 5 30 weeks. as well as the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology. working with older people and people with disabilities. anatomy and physiology.Certificate in Health Care Assistance Level 4 18 weeks. pedicure and hair removal. full-time Beauty is more than skin deep! learn from our local and internationally trained tutors and gain real-life experience in our Atrium Beauty salon. Programme content includes courses in cultural awareness. figure analysis and swedish body massage. Turn your interest in this ancient. professional practice. including Indian head massage. COURSES • Cultural awareness • anatomy and Physiology • Professional Practice • Comprehensive First aid • working with older People & People with Disabilities • Community health • work experience 21 Health & Beauty Certificate in Beautician & Cosmetology Level 4 One year. This programme will give you the skills and confidence to work at an assistant level within a range of community and health care occupations. safety and first aid • Business practice. You will also have the opportunity to gain the prestigious internationally recognised CIDesCo Diploma. You’ll also develop the business. full-time There is increasing demand for health care professionals in hospitals. You’ll gain skills in beauty and cosmetic services and facial therapy. You’ll receive advanced training in electrology and body therapy. The programme also covers courses in advanced anatomy and physiology. CONTENT INCLUDES • Beauty services • Facial therapy • Cosmetic services • anatomy and physiology • nutrition principles • manicure and pedicare • Depilatory hair removal/wax treatment • health. CONTENT INCLUDES • advanced anatomy and physiology • electrology • Figure analysis • Body therapy with heat and electrical application • swedish body massage Certificate in Relaxation Massage Level 4 Half year. electrology. which is highly sought after by employers within the beauty industry. full-time develop your skills further to become a qualified beauty therapist. You attend class two days a week and gain experience in the industry by working (paid or voluntary) as a health care assistant. rest homes and home support providers in New Zealand. You will learn about the human body and its systems. natural healing technique into a career as a massage therapist. community health and first aid. COURSES • the human Body • Foundations of massage • Professional Practice • allied therapies • Comprehensive First aid . computing. full-time the therapeutic benefits of massage are now fully recognised within mainstream medicine. reflexology (zone therapy) and on-site chair massage.
Environmental Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Environmental Management Level 6 2 years University of Waikato Bachelor of Science 1 year . consider a career where you can make a real difference! our environmental management programme is supported by local industry and Iwi. New Zealand is clean and green. If students are interested in environmental management. graduates can also complete the third year of a Bachelor of science (the university of waikato) here at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic. this course has proved to be the right one for me. ecology and biosecurity. You’ll study courses in botany. It has lived up to my expectations and I’d recommend it. zero waste. there are lots of field trips and the practical is great. invertebrate and vertebrate biology. geology. If you have the qualification you can go anywhere. You’ll also explore local and global environment perspectives and conduct environmental research. Compared to the rest of the world. Level 6. You don’t find many nepalese in New Zealand yet.Environmental Management 22 Diploma in Environmental Management Level 6 Two years. there’s definitely an advantage to studying in New Zealand. we study issues about global warming. Nepal) (university of waikato Bsc Biological sciences pathway) Diploma of Environmental Management . outdoor Risk Management and leadership • Practical skills • ecological restoration • Coastal management • Biological surveying • Freshwater ecology • environmental reporting/ Research Project • Biosecurity • geology of new Zealand Sameer Khanal (Kathmandu. YEAR ONE AND TWO COURSES • Botany • Vertebrate and Invertebrate Biology • water and Zero waste management • Conservation Issues & Perspectives • Biological surveying. full-time If you’re passionate about the environment. coastal management. biological surveying. pollution etc. I’ve always loved nature and wanted to travel. but there’s a lot of work still to be done.
freshwater ecology. aquaculture. • Plus at least 3 elective papers CORE COURSES • marine ecology • Freshwater ecology and monitoring • Coastal management • marine reporting • Practical skills 1 and 2 • Plus at least 3 elective papers William Dinwoodie Diploma in Marine Studies Level 6 the marine studies course was fantastic and the education I received was instrumental in my recently obtaining a great job as a ships observer with the new Zealand government’s ministry for Primary Industries. You’ll pick up key skills in courses on terrestrial or marine ecology. this could be just what you’re looking for! This fulltime programme gives you a wide range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge including marine ecology. New Zealand • Conservation Issues & Perspectives • Practical skills 1 and 2 YEAR TWO CORE COURSES • marine ecology and monitoring • sampling and surveying techniques • Freshwater ecology and monitoring • Coastal management • marine reporting (project) every year a number of students take up project options in places such as Vanuatu. full-time Want to pursue an exciting career in a range of aquatic and marine related fields? take courses in marine biology. When you’ve successfully graduated from the diploma. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato Complete just one more year after your Diploma in marine studies or Diploma in Environmental Management and you’ll gain a Bachelor of science. coral reef ecology or a flexi option to be discussed with staff. you’re also able to complete just one more year to obtain a Bachelor of science (the university of waikato) right here in Tauranga. PaDI open water instruction. fresh water ecology and geographical Information systems fields. Diploma in Marine Studies for Graduates Level 6 One year. marine tourism. the university of Waikato degree is taught by Bay of Plenty Polytechnic staff in Tauranga. Birds and Fish • marine science and ecology • marine surveying • Fisheries management aotearoa.23 Marine Studies Diploma in Marine Studies Level 6 Two years. coastal botany. coastal management. tonga and australia. full-time If you already have a relevant university or polytechnic degree and have a passion to work in the marine environment. reporting and more! You’ll qualify up to PaDI divemaster level and gain Boatmasters and maritime restricted operator’s certificates. full-time after completing the Diploma in Environmental Management or Marine Studies Level 6. ecology and monitoring. Marine Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Marine Studies Level 6 2 years University of Waikato Bachelor of Science 1 year . You can choose courses in three of the following specialist topics: biosecurity. coastal management. marine surveying. conservation issues. YEAR ONE COURSES • Coastal Botany • marine Invertebrates • marine mammals. fisheries management. marine reporting and coastal management. Bachelor of Science (BSc) with a major in Biological Sciences One year.
delivered here in Tauranga. complete courses in fitness testing and goal setting. in partnership with aut university. nutrition and sports psychology.Sport & Recreation 24 Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Certificate in Fitness Level 4 “Cert4Fitness” One year. sport management and marketing. take team fitness training. physiology. coaching. sports science. full-time after completing the Diploma in Sport and Recreation Level 6. You’ll study a wide range of courses including anatomy. group fitness and nutrition for exercise results. as well as comprehensive first aid. sociology. full-time Do you dream of a career in sport and fitness? Do you get a buzz out of helping people to live life to the full? our hands-on programme gives you the knowledge and skills to work in fitness centres. sports team and aquatic centre environments. exercise prescription. you’re also able to complete just one more year to obtain the aut university Bachelor of sport and recreation (Bsr). client care and retention. COURSES • Personal Fitness • exercise Instruction • group Fitness Instruction • Client Care/ Public relations • gym management • Comprehensive First aid Certificate Diploma in Sport and Recreation Level 6 Two years. coaching. full-time are you passionate about the sports industry? this qualification will set you up for the career you’ve always wanted. YEAR ONE COURSES • applied anatomy • exercise Prescription • outdoor recreation leadership • sport and recreation in society • Coach and athlete training • managing sport & recreation • Physiology • sport Psychology and nutrition YEAR TWO COMPULSORY COURSES • exercise science • Physical activity & health • sport Business management & marketing • sport Business law & statistics • applied sports nutrition • Industry experience & research • Plus 2 elective papers Bachelor of Sport and Recreation One year. Delivered in partnership with AUT University got the drive to succeed? You can complete your degree in sport and recreation in tauranga! Bay of Plenty Polytechnic. delivers the Bachelor of sport and recreation (Bsr) in tauranga with the third year focusing on courses in sports science. fitness facility management. fitness assessment and personal training. athletic conditioning. learn how to write personal exercise programmes. multi-use facilities. when you’ve successfully completed the diploma. Sport and Recreation Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma in Sport & recreation Level 6 2 years AUT University Bachelor in Sport & recreation 1 year . sports leadership and nutrition.
risk and environmental management. Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) One and a half years. full-time (Endorsements in International Flight Attending. full-time Gain the skills and knowledge to enter the hospitality industry at above junior level. operating procedures. event management or international flight attending (in conjunction with travel Careers and Training limited). finishing techniques and kitchen management skills.Tourism. 25 COURSES • atrium training restaurant • Commercial Kitchen • hot and Cold larder • Patisserie • Kitchen supervision and management • Function Planning and Delivery Diploma in Tourism Level 5 One year. airline safety. You can major in travel management. TrAVEL MANAgEMENT You will gain a broad understanding of the operational aspects of travel agency management and airline ticketing. future developments and effective management. as well as looking at sponsorship. and good media practices. specialised preparation and cookery methods. Event Management and Travel Management specialisations all have a field trip component. costing and evaluating a number of events. You’ll also obtain the internationally recognised International City & guilds Diploma in Food Preparation (Culinary arts) and the national Certificate in hospitality (Cookery) level 4. this endorsement incorporates our Iata approved Fares and ticketing courses and the national Certificate in travel level 4. The programme’s courses provide you with higher level. discover a variety of tourism and travel operations and put your skills and knowledge to the test. This programme is an ideal pathway to supervisory and management positions in the tourism and travel industry and some courses credit towards the university of Waikato’s Bachelor of Tourism (BTour). customer service. cultural and environmental impacts of tourism. Travel & Hospitality National Certificate in Hospitality (Cookery) Level 4 One year. International Flight Attending. health and safety. This will entail event planning. and aspects of hospitality. EVENT MANAgEMENT this endorsement is for people who want to work in the fields of event management and confererencing. Event Management and Travel Management) You’ll enjoy a number of field trips. You will demonstrate airline knowledge. full-time after completing the NZDipBus Level 6. You’ll take courses on the structure of tourism organisations. Tourism & Travel Pathways Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Diploma of Tourism (Event Managment) Level 5 1 year Bay of Plenty Polytechnic New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 6 1½ years University of Waikato Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) 1 year . economic. Delivered in partnership with the University of Waikato The Bachelor of Tourism (BTour) develops a constructive and critical understanding of tourism based on practical industry orientated research. COMPULSORY PAPERS • organisation and management • Principles of tourism • Fundamentals of marketing • tourism Industry management INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT ATTENDING this endorsement will prepare you for a career in the aviation industry as a flight attendant. along with an understanding of the tourism industry.
laboratories. computer labs. you’ll never miss a thing at Bongard. beauty. business management. massage and hair salons. a road transport training centre and a small regional facility. computer labs and administration facilities. student support. Tauranga City Centre 2 Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Windermere Campus . Mount Maunganui (Mauao) 29 Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Bongard Centre Bongard Centre Bongard Centre is home to our business administration. Windermere Campus features modern lecture theatres. health and international services as well as student worx and a roof-top café.Our Campuses 26 Bay of Plenty Polytechnic has two campuses in Tauranga. as well as our fantastic Aquatic and Fitness Centre. set in 24 hectares of trees and gardens and provides an energizing and fun place to study. complete with the latest video conferencing and presentation technologies. computing and legal studies programmes. Windermere Campus our main campus is located on the southern side of the city. fashion and art studios. Our friendly campuses feature excellent facilities giving you everything you need to get the full educational experience. With its own library. new state-of-the-art trades workshops. music recording suites. featuring purpose-built lecture theatres.
We can help you with applications. internet and wireless access and file storage. friendly and experienced staff. and the International Office at Windermere Campus can advise you and answer your enquiries about programme details. I know the teachers in all my classes. The IT Services team provides over 450 computers in 15+ computer suites on both campuses. When you become a student at the Polytechnic. Membership includes access to the pool. I especially enjoy web designing. A health nurse is available during clinic times at Health Services. some classes and the pool are free every lunchtime. qualification equivalence. I don’t feel like an international student any more. our International Student Support team is always on hand with 24-hour a day assistance. We ensure you get the most out of your time with our dedicated Student Worx team organising a range of fun activities. provides academic assistance. located at both campuses. space to study and hang out. as the programme is really good. for free consultations offering comprehensive services – from giving up smoking to health education. guidance and support at all campuses as well as library access. our awesome Aquatic and Fitness Centre features a purpose-built 25-metre heated pool and modern gym. the student learning commons. cafés. from ski trips and sporting challenges to pie-eating contests! Windermere and Bongard Campuses are both safe and attractive environments. both at Windermere and Bongard. Polytechnic facilities and liaise with other campus support services. Everyone in my group were New Zealand students. I was very nervous but got 94%! I recommend BoPP for It. Security teams are in operation 24 hours a day. last year I completed my level 6 Diploma of applied Computing and am now in the level 7 Bachelor degree. circuit training and helpful. fitness programmes. They were really helpful with me. academic records. Ako Awe is here to provide you with a comprehensive integrated learning experience. our Information Centres. BayLearn. they are really friendly and I like them.Our Facilities Our passion for education and the wellbeing of our students is reflected in the first class range of services we provide to ensure you achieve your goals and get the most out of your student experience. seven days a week to ensure your personal safety and the protection of your property. our online learning environment. you will receive a free Polytechnic email account. is an integral part of many programmes making information and materials like readings or course notes available online when you need them. fitness testing. Ako Atea. Ako Awhina facilitators are available to assist you in your programmes with your specific learning and study challenges. and health and counselling services. financial matters. accommodation and transport. India) this is my third year at the Bay of Plenty Polytech. I chose the pathway course because the degree has a benefit for me. 27 Napinderjit Kaur BSc in Computer Science (Jalandhar. Punjab. interviews and enrolments. gym. computer labs. . I remember one presentation I really enjoyed doing. about website design.
the Polytechnic will attempt to place this student with a similar family. All homestay accommodation is assessed for suitability by the International Pastoral Care Coordinator.00 $14. or watching television.$50 $30 . AVERAGE PRICES Accommodation (without food) Power/ gas/ Water Transport Food Entertainment NZ$ PER WEEK $140 .50 .fluctuates Cappuccino/Latte NZ$ PER ITEM $2. Costs of Homestay the cost of homestay accommodation in tauranga is approximately nZ$230 . Bond (Key Money) A bond is an initial payment required for security by landlords when offering their premises for rental. In new Zealand. For instance.00 $2. students choosing this option should be prepared for differences compared to living with their own family.$5. students may be expected to help with some of the household duties.$70 $60 . more commonly. Flatting (Sharing a House) This is the leasing/renting of a house or apartment of your own or. inclusive of food. you can request temporary accommodation for a few days until you find a flat or house to live in. landlords can request a bond equivalent to 1-4 weeks rent.50 Prices shown here were accurate at time of printing (2012). there may be limits on telephone use. Extra fees that can be added to the bond payment include two weeks rent in advance or/and a real estate agent’s fee that is usually equivalent to one week’s rent.00 $2. power and laundry. If you choose this option.15 $3.$250 per week.50 $7. if a student likes pets or vegetarian food. Generally students will have their own room and most meals provided. For example. Please note.70 $2. local newspapers and real estate agencies publish lists of flats and houses available for rent. These types of rules vary between homestay families. Applications for homestay accommodation should be made well in advance of arrival in Tauranga. Bonds are refunded at the end of your tenancy if accounts are paid in full and the flat or house is well maintained. the bond is not held by the landlord. Internet and transport expenses.$100 . with other students. This is a good environment to be immersed in the New Zealand culture.$100 $40 . a homestay placement fee may be applicable. student worx. computer use. there will also be house rules to follow. Cost of Living Expenses AVERAGE PRICES Coke (can) Milk (litre) Bread (loaf) Big Mac burger Cinema (student discount) Petrol (litre) . but exclusive of telephone.$200 $10 . It is easier to look for housing after you arrive in tauranga. but is deposited in trust with the New Zealand Tenancy Board. We will match a family as closely as possible to what students require and what the family is looking for.Accommodation 28 Homestay Homestay is when a student lives with a New Zealand family in their home.
It’s great. Flatting is usually more expensive than homestay and you may need to budget carefully to meet all expenses. new Zealand Immigration require a set amount of money to be available for living purposes (excluding accommodation expenses). We love outdoor activities. water. Other costs and general advice students should budget for between nZ$150 – nZ$250 per week in addition to rent or homestay accommodation expenses. Most houses for rent in New Zealand are unfurnished. For some visa and permits. etc.immigration. I've been teaching for a while and I'd like to do something else. etc. Note: these are estimates only. when we chose to come to BoPP we looked for somewhere where our kids could go to school. fridge. so I am studying computing and It at BoPP.g.ac. washing machine. Expenses may vary depending on personal spending habits. the course at BoPP is good.$160 per week plus expenses such as food. actual costs will depend on your personal lifestyle. chest of drawers. We love the location. Switzerland) Diploma in Applied Computing Level 5 I’m just here for a year. washing machine). power.nz . semi-furnished or unfurnished. but there are plenty of ways to buy affordable. Alex Huber (Brugg. Household Appliances Most houses for rent do not provide whiteware (fridge.govt. where I could study computing and that had nice weather. etc). then get a new job when I get home. You need to decide if you want to rent these items or if individual flat mates will provide them. for more information visit www. Furniture You should check whether the flat is fully furnished (e.29 Costs for Flatting the costs for flatting can range from approximately nZ$80 . telephone.bop poly. In most houses for rent you will need to provide your own bedroom furniture including bed. quality second-hand items. as a family project we wanted to go abroad for a year to an English speaking country where we all learn english. linen. I like the infrastructure and the reception by the locals was very nice. my wife is studying as well. the ocean and the beach. with the whole family. so Tauranga was where we ended up. Internet.nz. desk. There are many companies in Tauranga that lease whiteware at an affordable price. with a bed. Full details are available on the new Zealand Immigration service website at www.
I saw penguins for the first time in the wild here. one night I camped at Mount Maunganui to observe them come ashore. Everyone else was in town clubbing that night and I was spending quality time with penguins! It was pretty exceptional.30 Key Polytechnic Dates 2013 January summer school commences auckland anniversary February waitangi Day semester 1 start March April good Friday Public holiday Easter Monday Public Holiday easter tuesday Public holiday Polytechnic holiday Break anZaC Day Public holiday May June Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday open Day semester 1 end semester break July August September October Polytechnic holiday Break Foundation and Diploma short Courses start labour Day Public holiday November December semester 2 end Graduation Week 30 september – 11 october 3 october 28 october 22 november Week of 9 december semester 2 start 3 June June 28 June 1 July – 12 July 15 July 29 march 1 April 2 april 22 april – 3 may 25 april 4 January 28 January 6 February 18 February 11 January 2013 Application deadline for Semester One 2013 7 June 2013 Application deadline for Semester Two 2013 Luca Nazari (Iran) Diploma in Marine Studies Level 6 Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences) I chose to do a presentation on little Blue Penguins in the Bay of Plenty. .
govt.0-7.nz/opsmanual/i6954. or 6 that each required at least one academic year study in nZ.immigration.0 POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA 1 year Levels 5 to 6 DIPLOMAS 1 . 5 or 6. Find out more at http://www.htm. gained after studying in nZ for at least two academic years. This could be: • a qualification at level 7 gained after studying in nZ for at least one academic year. . 31 Level 10 Level 9 Level 8 MastErs DEGREE PHD Level 7 BACHELOR DEGREE 3.Understanding the NZ Education System Each programme offered by education institutions in New Zealand is classified by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) at a level between 1 and 10. diplomas. you must have successfully completed a New Zealand qualification or qualifications that meet the criteria for points under the Skilled Migrant Category. 5. • a two year qualification at level 4.0 High School Polytechnic and Institute of Technology Universities Study to Work In order to be eligible for a one year Job Search Work Visa on graduation. Many programmes are designed to pathway into a higher level to help you reach your goals. provided the second qualification is at a higher level (two years study in new Zealand in total). Bay of Plenty Polytechnic offers certificates. • a combination of two qualifications at levels 4.2 years Levels 1 to 4 CERTIFICATES 12 weeks to 1 year IELTS 5. A higher level indicates a more complex and demanding programme and higher entry requirements. degrees and graduate diplomas ranging from level 1 to 7.5 IELTS 6.4 years GRADUATE CERTIFICATE 1 year GRADUATE DIPLOMA 1 year IELTS 6.
Agents can advise you on programmes we offer and help you enrol and obtain your student visa. Choose a programme use this International Prospectus to learn more about the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and the courses and qualifications that we offer.ac.ac.boppoly. showing tasks performed and responsibilities held • note.boppoly.boppoly. Missing information can cause delays in processing your application.nz/go/international/search-international-agents. International admissions administrator Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Bongard Centre. where applicable (translated into english). When we receive your application we will send an acknowledgement by email or letter. this should include descriptions or relevant work experience. Make an application We welcome applications at any time of the year. we will provide you with details on the next available programme start date. • Copy of your passport (certified/notarised as a genuine copy) • Ielts or toeFl test results if available (originals or certified/notarised as a genuine copy) • graduation certificates and transcripts of previous study. This will be sent to you (or to your agent).nz. • Direct – fill out the application form included in this Prospectus and post. If you’d like to find out more about a particular programme. 200 Cameron road Tauranga 3110 New Zealand Phone: +64 7 571 0190 Fax: +64 7 578 0656 Please complete all the details required on the application form. . some creative programmes may require you to submit a portfolio of relevant work. contact your agent or check our website at www. fax or hand it to Bay of Plenty Polytechnic.nz. • online – complete and submit the online application form on our website www. Required Documents It is very important to provide as many of the required documents as possible with your application.How to apply 32 1 2 If you need help Call our International admissions Coordinator on +64 7 571 0190 or email us on email@example.com/go/international. We recommend that you apply a minimum of two months prior to the start of the programme. The agents have a contract signed by us – please ask to see this. some programmes only have one start date in a year. including your accommodation requirements. including high school and academic qualifications (certified/notarised as a genuine copy and translated into English) • statement of Purpose (within the International application Form) • Detailed CV/resume and work qualifications.nz/international. see our website for our approved agents www.ac. There are several ways to apply to study with us • through an agent – Bay of Plenty Polytechnic has many agents around the world who are authorised to act on our behalf. so that we can assess it quickly and thoroughly. We’re here to help you with information and support. You can also email our International admissions Coordinator international@boppoly. If the programme that you are applying for is full or you are unable to arrive before the start of the programme.ac.ac.
33 4 5 6 Contact us to discuss your plans Please make sure that you include us in your plans. you will be able to provide Immigration new Zealand with your Offer of Place and apply for an approval in Principal (aIP) visa before paying your tuition fees.nz.govt. advice on rights to employment in new Zealand while studying and reporting requirements are available from Immigration new Zealand (InZ). More information is available from the International admissions Coordinator. but you may still be liable for all other medical and related costs. before you will receive a student visa. If you meet all admission and entry requirements. This receipt must be presented to Immigration new Zealand.nz Eligibility for Health Services . Don’t forget International students must have appropriate and current medical and travel insurance while studying in New Zealand. email the International Admissions Coordinator to discuss the course you want to take and let us know the accommodation you wish to live in. you will receive a full Offer of Place. Medical and Travel Insurance 7 Book your flight we advise you to book your flight to new Zealand after you’ve been granted your student visa.and arrival date and time.moh. We recommend that you make arrangements too for a 40 minute connecting flight from auckland International airport to tauranga.nz. We can arrange insurance for you. along with any assistance you may need. We will email you (and/or your agent) an information pack including orientation information when we receive your tuition payment. it is very important that you let our International office know your arrival details. Apply for your visa Before you can come to New Zealand. Make sure your travel plans allow you to arrive in New Zealand before the start of your compulsory student orientation Day. You are not able to complete enrolment at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic until full payment has been received. If you receive medical treatment during your visit. Full details of visa requirements. Prior to your departure from home. you (or your agent) will receive an acceptance letter offering you a place on the programme. Full details on entitlements to publicly funded health services are available through the Ministry of Health and can be viewed on their website at www.acc. you may be liable for the full costs of that treatment. as detailed on your acceptance letter. We will provide you with a receipt when the payment has been received.ac. immigration.3 Receive your Offer of Place once we have processed and approved your application. The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) provides accident insurance for all New Zealand citizens. Your Offer of Place will also inform you of the deadline date by which you must confirm your acceptance of the Offer of Place and make payment of your tuition fees. You must participate in an International orientation Day held during the week before the start of your programme. A full Offer of Place will be provided when all conditions have been satisfied. for more information visit www. then a Conditional Offer of Place may be given. you will need to apply for a student visa. residents and temporary visitors to New Zealand.govt. including flight number .nz. who will take you to your accommodation. and methods of payment. Most international students are not entitled to publicly funded health services while in new Zealand. Further information can be viewed on the ACC website at www. including notification of tuition and insurance fees. Accident Insurance 8 Start at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic on arrival at tauranga airport. We look forward to seeing you at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic.co. In some countries. Pay your fees Your full Offer of Place letter will include detailed information on payment of fees and compulsory insurance. Immigration new Zealand usually require you to provide the receipt showing that you’ve paid your fees. If some documents are outstanding or some entry criteria have not yet been met. and can be viewed on their website at www.bop poly. you will be met by a representative of the our International Pastoral Care team.
ac. Kotogakko sotsugyo shomeisho high school Diploma sPm haVo Diploma/senior general secondary education. or Certificate of maturity Completion of secondary school tawjihiyah (general secondary education Certificate) with a pass of at least 60% in select subjects gCe o level gCe o level slutbetyg (upper grades) senior high school leaving Certificate m 6 (grade point average of 2.5) successful completion of Form 6 gCe o level high school graduation Diploma Baccalaureate .nz.Qualifications Equivalency 34 Standard entrance qualifications The following information provides a basic overview of entry requirements for students from select countries. school Certificate school leaving Certificate Baccalaureate General Mittlere Reife / Realschulabschluss hK Certificate of education (hKCee) higher secondary Certificate (10+2) with a pass of at least 60% in select subjects sma 3 secondary 5-6 years or Certificate of secondary education (adadiyah) Diploma di maturita with a pass of at least 75%. If your country or qualification is not listed. higher secondary school Certificate (higher grades) with a pass of at least 60% in select subjects higher school Certificate National College Entrance Certification of secondary education. please contact the International team at international@boppoly. Country Australia Argentina Bangladesh Brazil Brunei Chile China Colombia Denmark Egypt Fiji France Germany Hong Kong India Indonesia Iraq Italy Japan Korea Malaysia Netherlands Pakistan Papua New Guinea Philippines Russia Samoa Saudi Arabia Singapore Sri Lanka Sweden Taiwan Thailand Tonga UK USA Vietnam Entry into Diploma Level Programmes Year 12 or equivalent Bachillerato or Bachillerato Especializado higher secondary school Certificate with a pass of at least 60% in select subjects Certificado de Conclusao de 2 grau gCeo level in 4 subjects Certificado o licencia de enseñanza media high school Diploma Bachillerato or ICFes Folkeskolens 10 Klasseprove secondary 3 years ns C of general/tech. Please note this is a guide only and entry requirements are subject to change.
The higher the level. New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) graduate certificates are qualifications at level 7 open to students who already hold a recognised degree. travel management and event management. some programmes require successful completion of compulsory subjects while others offer elective subjects. They are usually one year long. are good at and possibly want to pursue for a career. They are usually 60 credits in length. NZQA recognises Bay of Plenty Polytechnic as an accredited provider of qualifications from certificates to degrees. levels 1 to 7. Many of our programmes pathway into further study options either at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic or at other leading national or international tertiary education providers. For example. Level Polytechnics and Institutes of Technology are the same kind of institution. Pathway each programme is classified by the new Zealand Qualifications authority (nZQa) at a level from 1 to 10. Graduate diploma At Bay of Plenty Polytechnic you can enter a programme of study at a level that suits your previous qualifications or work skills and life experience. since you’ll be studying this subject a while and changing majors is not easy. they can be between 12 weeks to a full-year in length and can pathway into diploma programmes. even if you do not meet the academic entry requirements but have the equivalent ability and experience. For many programmes mature students with life skills and/or work experience are encouraged to apply. diploma and degree programmes. or you may need to start at a lower level or complete a bridging programme. reviewing and monitoring education qualifications in new Zealand to meet internationally recognised standards. make sure to choose one you enjoy. They are between one and two years in length and may pathway into degree programmes. they usually take three to four years full-time study to complete and can lead to further study at Masters or doctorate levels. the more complex and demanding the programme will be. vocational and professional certificate. These may be academic requirements or work experience. the diploma in Tourism offers majors in international flight attending. You may have the necessary knowledge and skills to be able to enter directly into a programme. often including significant practical experience. They deliver technical. “high school” is mandatory for entry into any Bay of Plenty Polytechnic programme for international students. Certificate ‘Bachelor’ degrees are qualifications at level 7. . Major 35 Each programme has entry criteria you must meet. Entry requirements English language requirements (unless stated otherwise) Also see page 4 level 1-4 programmes level 5-6 programmes level 7 programmes IELTS 5. with at least 40 credits. papers or units of study that lead to a qualification. Degree Diplomas are qualifications at levels 5 and 6. degree and post graduate degrees and tend to be more academic with more theoretical content. Polytechnics and Institutes of Technology A programme is made up of courses. Graduate certificate graduate diplomas are qualifications at level 7 open to students who already hold a recognised degree. Diploma Certain diplomas or degrees allow you to select a major subject to study.Tertiary Jargon Certificates are qualifications at levels 1 to 4. requiring at least 120 credits. diploma.5 6 7 TOEFL paper-based 500 550 600 TOEFL iBT 61 79-80 100 the new Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) is a government agency responsible for setting. Programmes University universities provide certificate. most trades and service jobs require certificates at levels 3 or 4.
nz /go/international international@boppoly. as the creator of the property in any use of the photographs).The Fine Print 36 Your Personal Information and The Privacy Act 1993 (“the Act ”) Bay of Plenty Polytechnic undertakes to collect. course work. presentations and television. 4.minedu. make available the personal information it collects from a particular student to that student on request and will make any appropriate corrections to that information to ensure the information held is accurate. billboards. establishing and maintaining the student’s records • Providing tuition. store. The Polytechnic will. news items. appropriate academic advice and support • Providing student services • maintaining order and discipline. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED Intending students are advised that the information sought on the forms for enrolment is required to enable the Polytechnic to comply with its purposes and functions under the Education Act 1989. whether in print or electronically. The information may. (the Polytechnic must acknowledge the student. relevant personal information from a student’s enrolment form will be available to those members of the Polytechnic staff responsible for: • the student’s enrolment at the Polytechnic. the agencies who may require the Polytechnic to provide this information include: • ministry of education • tertiary education Commission • new Zealand Qualifications authority • ministry of social Development • studylink • Inland revenue Department • Department of Immigration • Industry training organisations • new Zealand Police • Department of Justice • accident Compensation Corporation • agencies who support particular students through scholarships. The information will be held by the Polytechnic and used in the following ways: 1. prizes. be used to advise details of other education/training related services and products. HOLDING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION The personal information you supply will be held permanently within Bay of Plenty Polytechnic record system. the Polytechnic is also required by certain statutes to provide some personal information to some other agencies. Within the Polytechnic.govt. payment of fees and other awards. Bay of Plenty Polytechnic may also take appropriate legal action. FAILURE TO SUPPLY INFORMATION students are advised that failure to supply the information requested by the Polytechnic. by including their name.nz/NZEducation. use. or activities on campus. from time to time. and • use such photographs for promotional and marketing purposes including (but not limited to) press advertisements. disclose and exchange personal information in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1993. or the supply of incomplete or false information may result in the Polytechnic declining or cancelling the enrolment. the Polytechnic’s will review your enrolment. 3. its representatives and employees. 6721 or 5507 Fax: + 64 7 544 2386 www. websites. but this does not vest any ownership rights in any student property.boppoly.ac. in accordance with the provisions of the Act. The International Admissions Coordinator Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Private Bag 12001 Tauranga 314 3 New Zealand Phone: + 64 7 571 0190 ext. published by the Ministry of Education. Copies of the code are available on request from this institution or from the New Zealand Ministry of Education website at www. and • take photographs of student property created as part of Polytechnic courses and study. 2. brochures. USE OF STUDENT/CAMPUS PHOTOGRAPHY the Polytechnic. Information about particular students may be supplied to the following agencies in the circumstances detailed: • new Zealand Vice Chancellor’s Committee Placement services and the ministry of external relations and Trade where the student concerned is an international student studying at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and is funded by the Ministry • other educational institutions where the student concerned is transferring his or her records to another institution. The Polytechnic may assert copyright in photos of students and/or their property. reserve the right upon reasonable notice to students to: • take photographs of students as part of their studies. update. Code of Practice Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students Bay of Plenty Polytechnic has agreed to observe and be bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International students.nz . FALSE OR MISLEADING INFORMATION If you supply information to the Polytechnic that is found to be misleading or false.ac.
you must advise the appropriate Head of School. a substitute person may be sent up to and including the first day of the course without incurring an additional fee if the original person enrolled can no longer attend. 3. 2. Norway.boppoly. 3. no further action will be taken. In the event of a student not having paid the fee. Marshall Islands. If you then choose to withdraw or not attend your programme of study. Cook Islands. Final acceptance/rejection of an application for a refund/write off of fees will be at the discretion of the Director Academic. evidence of language competency may be required prior to acceptance.nz for current international fees and withdrawal/refund policy. Sweden. a $100 administration charge will apply.2 Up to fourteen (14) calendar days after programme commencement. a $100 administration charge will apply plus where appropriate a charge for consumables and/or costs incurred. In the event of a student not having paid a deposit or fee. 3.3 Other than in extenuating and exceptional circumstances there will be no refunds for notifications received after fourteen (14) days of programme commencement. Soloman Islands. Fiji. Singapore.ac. In the event of a student not having paid a deposit or fee. Withdrawals from short courses of less than one (1) week where notification is received: 4. the full programme fee will be charged. In the event of a student not having paid the fee.1 Seven (7) calendar days or more prior to commencement all tuition fees shall be refunded. For full-time programmes (twelve (12) weeks or more) where notice of the student’s intention to withdraw is received: 2. When you sign the Student Detail and Enrolment Form you are signing a legally binding agreement. 5. and Vanuatu would usually indicate that English is their first language or that English was the language of previous study. If English is not your first language. 4.1 Up to programme commencement. USA.2 Up to fourteen (14) calendar days after programme commencement all tuition fees paid less an administration charge of $200 will be refunded. 4. Not being eligible for a Student Loan is not considered extenuating circumstances. Papua New Guinea. In the event of a student not having paid the fee. . all tuition fees paid less an administration charge of $100 will be refunded. In some cases the IELTS or TOEFL requirement may be waived where English was the language of instruction in the last two years of secondary / tertiary studies. Students need to provide evidence of this at the time of application. Students with qualifications from countries such as Bahrain. South Africa. Kiribati. CHARgeS Bay of Plenty Polytechnic will charge late payment and debt collection charges on all unpaid accounts. Tonga. Ghana. Where through exceptional and extenuating circumstances beyond the student’s control they can no longer complete the programme of study. RequIReMentS (unLeSS StAteD otHeRwISe): IeLtS Level 1-4 programmes Level 5-6 programmes Level 7 programmes 5. Fees will be charged as detailed below. death of a student or close family member. $200 will be charged plus where appropriate a charge for consumables and/or costs incurred.1 Up to programme commencement all tuition fees paid less an administration charge of $50 will be refunded.3 Other than extenuating circumstances there will be no refund for notifications received less than seven (7) calendar days prior to the short course or after commencement. 4. 2. Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency.g English Language Requirements Bay of Plenty Polytechnic teaches in English and students require competence in this language to be admitted to this Polytechnic and to be successful in their studies. For part-time programmes (including all programmes greater than one (1) week and less than twelve (12) weeks) where notice of the student’s intention to withdraw is received: 3. In the event of a student not having paid the fee.5 6 7 toeFL paper-based 500 550 600 toeFL iBt 61 79-80 100 m e Withdrawal / refund of fees See www. there will be no refunds for notifications received after fourteen (14) days of programme commencement. Samoa. Canada. the amount to be refunded/written off shall be determined by the appropriate Head of School but shall not exceed the unconsumed portion of the fee less an administration charge. Examples of extenuating circumstances include serious illness or disability of the student. Where the programme of study is cancelled by the Polytechnic the full fee shall be refunded/written off.2 For employers sending one or more staff members to a short course. a $50 administration charge will apply. In the event of a student not having paid a deposit or the full fee the full programme fee will be charged. 2. Bay of Plenty Polytechnic will only refund/write off fees in the following circumstances: 1. generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL. Please note that applicants who have studied in some countries in which English is the language of instruction may still be required to provide evidence of proficiency in English language and are considered on a case by case basis. Scores can vary according to the qualification sought. all tuition fees less an administration charge of $100 will be refunded.3 Other than in extenuating and exceptional circumstances.
Copies of the Code are available on request from us or from the new Zealand Ministry of education website at http://www.Get global. Bay of Plenty Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to insufficient numbers or circumstances beyond its control.ac.minedu. development of our programmes is ongoing and changes may occur subject to Academic Board approval. . Bay of Plenty Polytechnic agrees to observe and is bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students published by the Minister of education. Published days and times are indicative only and may be changed due to timetabling requirements.govt.nz. However.boppoly.nz every effort was made to ensure the information contained in this prospectus was correct at the time of printing. Love the journey! Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Private Bag 12001 Tauranga 3143 New Zealand Phone +64 7 571 0190 Fax +64 7 544 2386 website www.nz email info@boppoly. In this instance fees will be refunded in full.ac.