This programme will equip students with technical knowledge and hands-on experience in system administration and industry communication skills. It provides graduates with the opportunity to pursue an IT-related career in New Zealand and additionally prepares them for higher level study.
- Automated Systems Deployment
- Network Services
- Active Directory Services
- Infrastructure Virtualisation
- E-Communications (project)
- Applied Communications
Graduates will be able to:
- Implement a range of technologies for systems and network services to meet organisational requirements.
- Plan and implement automated system and application software deployment to support efficient organisational operations.
- Plan, implement, and manage a directory service to meet organisational requirements.
- Analyse a range of options and implement a solution to meet organisations data storage requirements.
- Implement a server-based virtualisation infrastructure to support organisational requirements.
- Analyse organisational requirements, implement a solution, and administer infrastructure for remote network access.
- Manage and administer a messaging and collaboration service to meet organisational requirements.
- Write scripts to automate standard system procedures.
- Apply IT service management and change management processes and procedures to comply with organisational requirements.
- Behave with integrity as a responsible Information Technology professional to contribute positively to society.
- Apply communication, information design, personal, and interpersonal skills, clearly and professionally to enhance working effectiveness, efficiency, and quality outcomes in an organisational environment.
- Apply project management tools and techniques to an IT related project to analyse and solve problems.
- This qualification provides a pathway to further specialisation through industry specific training: for example, IT Security.
- Other possible pathways include degree qualifications.
- This qualification may also equip learners to attempt optional industry certifications at the appropriate level and area of speciality.
- This qualification provides an education pathway from New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support (Level 5) [Ref: 2596]
- Be at least 18 years of age.
- International students must have an appropriate level of English proficiency for the level at which they intend to study e.g. IELTS Academic score of 6, with no band score lower than 5.5; or the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5) [Ref: 1884].
- Learners enrolling are recommended to hold the New Zealand Diploma of Information Technology Technical Support (Level 5) [Ref: 2596], or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience.
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