Digital Technologies

With skills in Information Technology (IT), you can play a big part in the success of industries that not only drive the modern world, but can also completely change how it works.

Our programmes have been developed after working with schools, businesses and the community to include all the components to your success in this field.

Our certificate and diploma qualifications will provide you with general IT skills.  The Bachelor of Digital Technologies (Level 7), and our graduate diploma options, will further develop and focus your interests and experience into a more specific area. Plus our strong industry relationships mean you keep up with the latest advances and techniques that are in demand in the real world.

Programmes

Certificate of Proficiency

Keen to study a stand-alone course?

At MIT you can apply to study an individual course to gain proficiency in a specific area. Our Certificate of Proficiency options allow you to study an individual course without enrolling in a full programme.

Find out what Digital Technologies courses are available to study as a Certificate of Proficiency.

MIT degree grads earn more^

Recently analysed Government data shows that MIT degree holders have the highest employment rates in the country five years after finishing their degrees. They can also expect to be among the best paid. Explore your study options and become one of MIT's degree grads who earn more.

Potential jobs and salaries
Job Average Salary>>
Software developers  $60K-$89K per year (with some experience)
$80K-$110K per year (with several years' experience)
Web developers $45K-$77K per year
Test analysts $61K-$130K per year
Systems administrators $50K-$80K per year
Database administrators $71K-$97K per year
Game developers $49K-$60K per year
$60K-$80K per year (with experience)
Business analysts $81K-$104K per year

>>Salary source from: careers.govt.nz (as at January 2018)

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Your work experience or previous tertiary study may count towards achieving your qualification. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at MIT is designed for those who already have the on-the-job skills and knowledge, but want to take their career to the next level with a qualification.

With RPL we can measure and match your existing skills against credits in our courses – creating a tailored path of study that will not only save you money, but also help you to complete your qualification faster.

To learn more about what our programmes can offer you, view our available programmes by subject area, or make an appointment to speak with us on 0800 62 62 52 or email enquiries@manukau.ac.nz.

^Recently analysed government data shows that MIT degree holders have the highest employment rates and among the highest median earnings in the country five years after finishing their degrees. View the full report at  educationcentral.co.nz

Programmes

The following programmes are available in this area of study:

Level 7
Level 8
Level 9