What will I learn?

This programme is ideal if you want to go on to higher-level study in Accounting, Business Management, Marketing and Digital Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Operations Management. It's also perfect for people already in employment who want to improve their professional presentation, business communication, and digital skills.


  • Emphasis on practical skills and project-based learning: you could be designing an advertising campaign; managing accounts for a simulated business; creating promotional material such as brochures, print ads or posters.
  • Learn from Lecturers who are eager to share their industry experience with you.
  • A mix of classroom sessions, practical workshops, critique sessions, student seminars, discussions, presentations and online learning.
  • An opportunity to learn about Maori culture and business principles from Maori lecturers and guest speakers.

Please note: International students who graduate will NOT be eligible for a post-study work visa upon completion of this programme.


Entry into further study toward a career in media, communication, or business.

Which department am I in?

School of Bridgepoint

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (16 weeks)

Tuition fees
NZ$7,500.00 (3,87,162) per year
Start date

26 July 2021


Unitec Institute of Technology

Mt Albert Campus,

139 Carrington Road,


Mt Albert,

1025, New Zealand

Entry requirements

For international students

Entry requirements vary from country to country.
Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to New Zealand NCEA
For more details, please check the institution website.

  • Be 17 years old by the time the programme begins
  • A minimum of 4 years secondary education

If English is not your first language, you will need one of the following:

  • Academic IELTS level 5.5 with no band lower than 5.0, or;
  • The New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 (Applied).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.