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40 weeks full-time: 34 teaching weeks plus 6 holiday weeks
A Compulsory Student Services Fee also applies ($240 for fulltime students).
Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.
You can be the numbers guru!
The New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 5 Accounting strand allows you to launch your career in accounting with the operational skills to manage a business’s daily functions. The completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Business Level 5 in Accounting meets the competency requirements for the designation of Accounting Technician with CA ANZ.
You will learn the fundamentals of accounting covering, financial statements, taxation, business law, Treaty of Waitangi and more. In addition the applied teaching method will provide a safe environment to develop essential employable skills including effective communication, collaboration and team work across mediums, problem solving and decision making. This programme has been developed in collaboration with industry to ensure graduates have employable skills for the New Zealand business environment.
Study face-to-face or completely online through the eCampus NZ's online learning platform (find out more).
Turn your love of numbers into a career.
There is more to accounting than running the numbers. It means having an understanding of the complexities of business processes, planning, and the New Zealand business environment.
Develop your skills in accounting with our accounting courses:
Alongside these accounting focused courses, gain a deeper understanding of New Zealand business through general business courses:
This Programme aims to prepare students with a general and specialised business and accounting knowledge and skills that can be applied in a range of operational roles.
Graduates will be prepared to contribute to the achievement of business operational objectives, through the application of knowledge and skills, in an ethical manner and in a bi- and multi-cultural environment. In addition, graduates will have specialised knowledge and skills for application in operational roles in New Zealand business entities.
(* Delivered via TANZ only)
Study full time over one year (two semesters plus study breaks), or part-time. Courses are run on our Nelson and Marlborough campus. Alternatively study full time over one year online via TANZ eCampus (four terms plus study breaks).
See Classes and Study hours for more information.
The majority of classes will be video linked from our Nelson campus for students studying on our Marlborough campus. Video link students meet and study together on the Marlborough campus then interact with their fellow students, and the lecturer, in Nelson via the video linking software.
Marlborough students have full access to Library Learner Services and one on one tutor sessions as required.
|Minimum requirements Learn more|
Academic requirements for applicants under 20 years old, 14 numeracy credits at level 1 or higher in Mathematics or Pangarau on the Directory of Assessment Standards, 50 credits at level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at level 2 or higher in English or Te Reo Maori, of which 4 credits must be in reading and 4 credits must be in writing, OR equivalent to the above. Applicants 20 years or over, no minimum academic requirements, however, applicants will need to provide their curriculum vitae detailing any relevant work experience and academic achievements. The Head of Department will use this information to assess whether the applicant is likely to successfully complete the NZ Diploma in Business Programme. If English is not the applicant's first language they may be required to provide evidence of English language proficiency as set out in Appendix 2 of the NZQF Programme Approval and Accreditation Rules 2013, Version 2, available at www.nzqa.govt.nz. All applicants may be required to attend an interview. In exceptional circumstances an applicant who does not meet the academic entry requirements may be accepted at the discretion of the Academic Committee.
|More information about entry to this qualification|
|Student fees Learn more||$5,098||$5,098|
|Government tuition subsidy Learn more||$6,512||$6,512|
|TOTAL Learn more||$11,611||$11,611|
|Compulsory Student Services Fee|
|Student loan information Learn more||StudyLink|
|Successful course completions||77%|
|3 years after completion|
|Median earnings Learn more||$39,003|
|Earnings range Learn more||$28,689 - $46,694|
|In employment Learn more||59%|
|In further study Learn more||28%|
|On a benefit Learn more||7%|
Note: All KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only. Learn more about Key Information for Students