School of Business
Certificate in Management Certmgt* (Level 4)
* This programme, which replaces the Certificate in Supervisory Management, comprises a majority of the requirements for the New Zealand Institute of Management Certificate in Management (previously Certificate in Supervisory Management): see section 8 of these regulations. These regulations should be read in conjunction with the Institute's Academic Regulations, clause 2, General Programme Regulations. 1. Admission, Entry and Selection 1.1. Candidates are required to have gained: â€˘ 12 credits at NCEA Level 1 in English and â€˘ 12 credits at NCEA Level 1 in one other subject. 1.2. Candidates who do not meet the above entry requirements may nevertheless be considered for provisional entry (if aged under 20) or special admission (if aged 20 or over): consult the General Programme Regulations clauses 2.4.5 and 2.3.8 respectively. In such cases entry will be dependent on whether candidates demonstrate a reasonable likelihood of success in the programme. 1.3. Where there are more candidates than the number of places available, candidates will be selected on the basis of previous academic achievement and relevant business experience. 1.4 Candidates who have English as a second language are required to have an International English Language Test Score (IELTS) of 5.5, with a minimum of 5.0 in the written band. 2. Formal and Informal Transfer of Credit 2.1. No candidate may receive formal or informal transfer of credit towards this programme of a total of more than 30 credits. 2.2. Candidates may apply for formal transfer of credit towards this programme for modules for the New Zealand Institute of Management Certificate in Management that are not offered within the Waikato Institute of Technology Certificate in Management programme. 3. Programme Requirements 3.1. Every candidate for the Certificate in Management shall to the satisfaction of the Academic Board follow a programme of study for a period of normally not less than one semester.
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3.2. Each candidateâ€™s programme will comprise compulsory and optional modules as listed in section 7 of these regulations, totalling 60 credits, as follows: 3.2.1. Candidates will complete four modules from group A. 3.2.2. Candidates will complete a further two modules from group A or group B. 4. Completion of the Programme A candidate may take up to three years to complete this programme, unless an extension is granted by the Head of School/Centre Director. 5. Assessment Assessment in this programme is achievement based, therefore aegrotat consideration is available. 6. Award of the Qualification Candidates may be awarded the Certificate in Management if they successfully pass the modules prescribed in the current School of Business and Administration handbook, totalling a minimum of 60 credits. 7. Schedule of Modules Group A Module Code BSCM801B BSCM802B BSCM803B BSCM805 CO0C675B Group B Module Code BSCM808B BSCM810B BSCM811 BSCM816
Employment Relations Introduction to Marketing Human Resources 1: People at Work Introduction to Management Workplace Communication
Module Title Introduction to Accounting Introduction to Law Introduction to Computing Applied Computing
10 10 10 10 10
4 4 4 4 4
10 10 10 10
4 4 3 4
Relationship with NZIM Qualification This programme includes a majority of the requirements for the New Zealand Institute of Management Certificate in Management (previously Certificate in Supervisory Management). Candidates who have gained the award of the Waikato Institute of Technology Certificate in Management, and who wish to gain the NZIM Certificate in Management, will need to successfully complete two additional NZIM modules, before they will be eligible to apply to the NZIM for that award.
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