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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 year City Campus, Hamilton Applications Close 30 November (late applications may be considered)

Starts Fee Guideline

February $4809 + $105 to $310

Are you interested in becoming a Programmer, Technician or Systems Support Administrator? If so, then this programme is intended for you! The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Level 6) will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in Information Technology. There is a high demand for ICT graduates and this is expected to continue. This opens up a vast range of opportunities for you within this industry, both in New Zealand and Internationally.



The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Level 6) may lead to employment as a Database Administrator, Systems Analyst, Operations Analyst, Computer Programmer, Multimedia Developer, Data Network Installer or Maintainer, Computer or Electronics Technician or Helpdesk Operator.

To enrol contact our Student Enrolment and Information Centre on 0800 2 wintec (0800 2 946832) or online at contact.

Also, you may choose to continue on to further study at degree level in Wintec’s Bachelor of Information Technology. ENTRY CRITERIA

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Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Level 5), or Equivalent qualification, or Experience in the computing industry considered equivalent

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMME CONTENT A one-year full-time programme where you can specialise in one of the following three areas: Programming This involves developing, testing and maintaining computer programmes. Systems Support and Administration This involves providing users with hardware, software and network support. Technician This involves the installation and maintenance of computers, office equipment, data communications and telecommunications networks. In particular, it focuses on the technical skills needed to maintain and install information systems and networks.

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.

The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Level 6) programme requires the successful completion of 126 credits. 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 WT0058/0905