Certificate of Proficiency in Transport Geography

Course highlights

Gain a thorough understanding of how transport effects global trade. Aspects include:

  • World trade constraints
  • Hub (shipping and air) ports
  • Networks and terminals and modal structures of markets
  • Trade routes
  • Major (air and sea) ports of the world
  • Countries of supply
  • Shipping/airlines serving NZ
  • Intermodal services
  • Topography, hydrography and climate restraints on transport.

Key facts

Start month(s) July
Duration Six months, on Thursdays
Level 5
Study location(s) MIT Otara
Domestic fees $305 (approx.)
International fees (NZD) Certificates of Proficiency are not recommended for international students
Course code 944.533

This course is part of the New Zealand Diploma in International Logistics (Freight Forwarding) (Level 5).

If your intention is to complete a full programme, please enrol into the programme. Studying an individual Certificate of Proficiency (COP) is not a pathway towards a formal qualification.

Certificate of Proficiency (COP) may be cross credited to a programme however grades achieved through studying a COP are not transferable to a programme.

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Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and 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 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. 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.