New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2) Industry Cadetship

(projects in Customer Service, Digital Technology, Financial Administration or Tourism)

Programme highlights

Get the confidence to know you have the all-round skills to make a great start to your higher education journey and a career in digital technologies, business, business administration or tourism.

Through a series of interesting group projects you’ll get training on how to use the internet and other technology, as well as reading, writing, maths and other learning and study skills.

On successfully completing this programme you’ll be able to easily progress to further study or other training that will help you get work or move forward with your employment goals.

Download the Programme Guide and Timetable

Key facts

Start Month(s) February and July
Study Location(s) MIT Manukau
Level 2
Domestic fees Free*
Youth Guarantee Available
Programme Code NZ2862
Duration

19 weeks (full-time) includes study break

Study Method
Credits 60
International Fees NZD$9,900 (approx.)
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship
Qualification New Zealand Certificate

Need help applying?

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If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.

Entry requirements

General

Open entry for Domestic students

There are no academic requirements that need to be met to enter this programme.

International students: English Language Entry Requirements

For the minimum English language requirements refer to the requirements set out in the NZQF Programme and Accreditation Rules

https://www.nzqa.govt.nz/providers-partners/qa-system-for-teos/english-international-students/

Programme structure

You will complete the following courses which develop skills in literacy and numeracy, internet research, academic study, use of digital technologies and personal management:

181.221 Workplace Readiness (Communication in Practice)


Develop and expand knowledge and understanding of literacy through authentic learning experiences in order to meet the varied demands of their personal life, study and intended  career destination.

141.212 Financial Toolkit (Mathematics in Practice)

Develop and expand knowledge and understanding of numeracy through authentic learning experiences in order to meet the varied demands of their personal life, study and intended  career destination

105.235 Industry Cadetship Project

Apply, consolidate and demonstrate the skills and knowledge developed in this and the Numeracy and Literacy courses through authentic learning experiences in order to meet the varied demands of their personal life, study and intended career destination.

The Project would focus around on one of the following:

Customer Service

It’s all about people so develop your personal communication and people skills through the use of digital technologies and tools that will help prepare you for further study or career options related to the Customer Service industry. You will strengthen your skills while working on a career focused project as an Industry Cadet - Customer Service Representative.

Digital Technologies

It’s all about IT so develop and strengthen your use of digital technologies and tools to help prepare you for further study or career options related to the Digital Technologies industry. You will strengthen your skills while working on a career focussed project as an Industry Cadet – Digital Technologies Support.

Financial Administration

It’s all about understanding numbers so develop and strengthen your personal financial toolkit by building on your budgeting skills and everyday financial transactions within a business, through the use of digital technologies and tools that will help prepare you for further study or career options related to Financial Administration. You will strengthen your skills while working on a career focussed project as an Industry Cadet - Financial Administrator.

Tourism

It’s all about Tamaki Makaurau, Auckland as a tourist destination so develop your knowledge of the City of Sales through the use of digital technologies and tools, that will help prepare you for further study or career options related to the Tourism industry. You will strengthen your skills while working on a career focussed project as an Industry Cadet – Tourism Visitor Support.

Key dates

To find the start date of your programme intake listed above, please view the Academic year and key dates.

Further training or study

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3); or

New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 3)

Offered by

School of Digital Technologies

Need help applying?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.