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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY This school offers programmes in computer networking, computer systems, data communications, databases, e-business, systems support and administration, multimedia and programming.

Duration Where

One semester City Campus, Hamilton Applications Close One week prior to start date Starts February / July Fee Guideline Tuition fee free*

If you are interested in gaining the foundation skills and knowledge necessary for a computer-related career, this full-time 19-week programme may be the start you need. This is a first qualification in computing and information technology and offers students the opportunity to study computer hardware, data management, networks, multimedia development, computer programming, software applications and electronics. GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES The National Certificate in Computing (Level 3) is a foundation programme that provides the opportunity for higher level studies leading to a career in the Information Communication Technology industry that may include IT Technician, Junior Programmer, Help Desk, User Support and Network Administration.

of an interview and / or assessment. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION You will study at Wintec’s School of Information Technology which is located at Wintec’s main campus in Hamilton City. You will experience small class sizes and one-on-one contact with the experienced tutors. You will also have access to a range of specialist facilities including networking, electronics and computing laboratories. The School consults directly with many commercial and industrial organisations to ensure all programmes provide you with the appropriate skills and knowledge required for a career in the IT industry. SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS Want to experience IT for a day? Talk to your STAR Coordinator or Careers Advisor and do a two day Wintec Taster in Interactive Multimedia Technologies. ENQUIRIES To enrol contact our Student Enrolment and Information Centre on 0800 2 wintec (0800 2 946832) or online at contact.


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12 credits at NCEA Level 1 in either English, Maori or Maths, or Equivalent qualification, and Demonstration of the motivation and skills to succeed in the programme

*Tuition fee free to New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents aged 16 years of age and over.

Candidates from non-English speaking backgrounds are required to have an IELTS score of 5.5 or better in the academic module. Special admission may be granted to candidates aged 20 years or over who do not meet the specified entry requirements. These candidates may be required to demonstrate an ability to successfully complete the programme through a process Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the content of this flyer is correct at the time of printing. The fee guideline is applicable to NZ citizens and permanent residents. Reorder WT0057/0905