Bachelor's Degree in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand

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Engineering & Technology

A bachelor's degree is a hallmark of higher education. It is given to those who dedicate three to seven years studying a specific program. A bachelor's degree can be earned in a variety of disciplines in the arts and sciences.

Bachelor’s in Engineering are concerned with the practical applications of the advancements in scientific, economic and social theories. It follows a process of observation, design, implementation and maintenance of solutions for all kinds of problems and issues. The discipline encompasses a great variety of fields and students are bound to find a degree they like.

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Bachelor of Information Sciences

Auckland Wise Institute - AWI
Campus Full time March 2018 New Zealand Auckland

The Massey College of Sciences has agreed to staircase students who have completed the full time one year, 120-credit, New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 from the AWI International Education Group into the Bachelor of Information Sciences based on the policy covered below. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand 2017. The Massey College of Sciences has agreed to staircase students who have completed the full time one year, 120-credit, New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 from the AWI International Education Group into the Bachelor of Information Sciences based on the policy covered below. Students who have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 from AWI will gain entry to the Bachelor of Information Sciences. Sixty (60) credits for a completed New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 from AWI will be granted towards the Bachelor of Information Sciences as follows: 157.150 Management Information Systems 158.100 Computer Applications and the Information Age 158.120 Fundamentals of Information Technology 247.177 Written Communication for Information Sciences Students applying for credit must supply an AWI transcript for confirmation purposes. Credit can be provided for some of the courses passed towards an incomplete New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5. This is assessed on a case by case basis. Credit will not be granted for New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 courses passed subsequent to the student enrolling in the Bachelor of Information Sciences. Students must present evidence of having completed the New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology, Technical Support Level 5 with AWI when they apply for credit on entry to the Bachelor of Information Sciences. [-]

Bachelor of Creative Technologies

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Study a range of technologies: art; graphic design; fashion; and interior design, to participate and contribute to the creative industries. [+]

Programme aim Study a range of technologies: art; graphic design; fashion; and interior design, to participate and contribute to the creative industries. The programme is delivered within an applied and collaborative creative technologies environment learners will scaffold and broaden their knowledge, skills and application. Award information To achieve the award of the Bachelor of Creative Technologies: Te Tohu Paetahi Tū Tāngata, students must pass a total of 360 credits as specified in the programme structure, including: 120 credits at Level 5; 135 credits at Level 6; and 105 credits at Level 7. Knowledge and skills you will gain Upon successful completion graduates within their creative technologies discipline will be able to: Apply creative thinking skills, theoretical knowledge and specialised skills to generate innovative creative works. Critically analyse information and apply research skills to develop and refine ideas, towards producing creative outputs. Demonstrate professional and ethical business practices and prepare for selected career. Sustain a studio practice employing principles of analytical and critical investigation and experimentation. Demonstrate intellectual independence, critical thinking and analytic rigour when evaluating own work and the work of others. Inventively apply traditional and emerging technologies to create solutions for real world design challenges. Work effectively both independently and collaboratively to manage project briefs from inception to completion. Effectively communicate to a range of audiences using a variety of strategies. Identify business opportunities, systems and strategies for small business concepts, products or services within the creative sector being cognisant of sustainability. Identify personal values and position relative to... [-]

Bachelor of Computing, Communications and Technology

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2017 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Gain the theoretical and applied knowledge of both the hardware and software fields of computing with specialisations in the design and maintenance of computer systems, databases, programming, operating systems, computer networking, internet and web development, gaming and animation, technical support and embedded controller applications for a wide range of industries. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand 2017. Programme information Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, July Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 3 years Programme aim The primary aim of the this programme is to provide students with a thorough theoretical and applied knowledge of both the hardware and software fields of computing with specialisations in the design and maintenance of computer systems, databases, programming, operating systems, computer networking, internet and web development, gaming and animation, technical support and embedded controller applications for a wide range of industries. This will enable them to be work ready on graduation, and to maintain their currency and develop their discipline by ongoing professional development. Specialist majors in this programme Single major, students may achieve an endorsement: Computing Technical, Multimedia/Web or Systems Design. Double major, students may achieve two endorsements for the relevant majors completed. Award information Included qualifications Diploma in Computing and Communications Technology (Level 5), Diploma in Computing and Communications Technology (Level 6) and Diploma in Information Technology To achieve the award of the Bachelor of Computing Communications and Technology students must pass a total of 360 credits, including: a maximum of 150 credits at Level 5; a minimum of 120 credits at Level 6; and a minimum of 75 credits at Level 7. No Major 165 compulsory credits; and 195 elective credits. Single Major 165 compulsory credits; 120 credits in a chosen major from the options list; and 75 elective credits. Double... [-]

Bachelor of Information Technology

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2017 New Zealand Nelson + 1 more

This programme focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of computers and their application in business and industry and provides entry to postgraduate study. [+]

A professional degree that will prepare you for the workforce in a range of information technology related jobs. This programme focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of computers and their application in business and industry and provides entry to postgraduate study. Supportive study environment We offer students a comfortable and non-threatening learning environment. We are proud of the achievements of our students and our graduates. We know that our programmes will challenge you, but that you will feel supported by us and excited about your future once you decide to study with us. Range of specialisms In your second and third year, choose to specialise in networking, information systems or software and web development. Applied learning focus Our teaching staff have extensive experience, combined with excellent academic backgrounds and strong links with the professions, while our qualifications have a strong practical and applied focus. Bring your own device (BYOD) You are required to have your own laptop with these minimum specifications. The minimum specifications are: Windows 8.1 operating system Intel i5 or AMD A8 processor 8GB of memory 500GB+ hard drive 1Gbps Ethernet port 802.11n wireless Discrete graphics are not mandatory but are strongly suggested as there are several aspects of the degree which can require considerable graphics power. Suggested specifications for graphics processing are: Minimum: NVIDIA GeForce 6600 or better OR ATI Radeon 9500 or better OR Intel 945 chipset Recommended: NVIDIA Graphics cards 9000 Series: 9600, 9800 200 Series: 275 GTX, 295 GTX OR ATI Graphics Cards... [-]

Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

The Bachelor of Engineering with Honours is the basis for a professional career in engineering, and at Waikato you're provided with plenty of opportunities to apply what you’ve learnt in real-life work situations. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand 2017. Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) The Bachelor of Engineering with Honours is the basis for a professional career in engineering, and at Waikato you're provided with plenty of opportunities to apply what you’ve learnt in real-life work situations. The Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (BE(Hons)) focuses on how problems can be solved by using design and engineering processes. At every stage of your degree, you'll be involved in creating, designing and realising sophisticated engineering products. You will have the opportunity to showcase your research and design work at the Oji Fibre Solutions Engineering Design Show – a conference-style event open to industry and the public. As a Waikato engineering student you will also complete 800 hours of work experience – usually paid – with a company or organisation that suits your interests, and you’ll make valuable industry contacts which in many cases leads to part or full-time work. Our Cooperative Education Unit actively seeks and oversees your industrial work placement, ensuring a good fit for your area of study and career goals. Specified programmes At Waikato our eligible engineering programmes are fully accredited by the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ); meaning your degree is internationally recognised and you can work just about anywhere in the world. You can choose from the following specified programmes: Civil Engineering Chemical and Biological Engineering Electronic Engineering Environmental Engineering Materials and Process Engineering Mechanical Engineering Software Engineering Facilities Students can work in specialised laboratories... [-]

Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Hons)

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

The Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences is New Zealand’s only computing and mathematical science degree taught over four years. That extra year gives you the chance to drill more deeply into your specialist area and add papers that will complement your main focus. [+]

Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Hons) The Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences is New Zealand’s only computing and mathematical science degree taught over four years. That extra year gives you the chance to drill more deeply into your specialist area and add papers that will complement your main focus. First-year papers are common to all Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (BCMS) majors. Because the first three years of the BCMS are very similar to the Bachelor of Science (BSc), you can choose when you graduate. You have the option to graduate after three years with a BSc or stay on for an extra year and complete your BCMS. The BCMS will equip you with the technical, business and practical skills for a career in a field of numerous international opportunities. The BCMS is taught by some of New Zealand's leading computing and mathematics researchers, who are kept close to local and international industry developments through regular research and consulting work. We regularly update our papers to reflect this changing environment and match our programmes to Faculty expertise. Computing facilities at Waikato The computing facilities at the University of Waikato are among the best in New Zealand, ranging from phones and tablets for mobile application development to cluster computers for massively parallel processing. You will also have 24 hour access to computer labs equipped with all the latest computer software. Career opportunities Business Analysis Computer Animation Mathematical Modelling Network Engineering Programming Software Engineering Systems Designer Usability Designer Web... [-]

Bachelor of Software Engineering - Game Programming

Media Design School
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 New Zealand Auckland

The Bachelor of Software Engineering (Game Programming) is the only degree of its kind in New Zealand and delivers a highly developed technical knowledge base and skill-set. Work across multiple game platforms including PlayStation using commercial grade [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand 2017. When becoming a Game Programmer, you'll learn best while doing. You'll code, you'll craft and, in the end, you'll graduate with a gaming portfolio like no other. By the end of your third year at Media Design School, you'll have worked with other like-minded programmers and artists to develop an industry level game, giving you the perfect showreel to kick-start your professional career. Better yet, Media Design School is the only school in New Zealand who has partnered with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's PlayStation First Academic Development Programme, giving our students the opportunity to develop games for the PlayStation platform. Careers & Industry To be a game developer you'll need both the experience and practical skills to be able to work across multiple game platforms and the ability to collaborate in a group that simulates the industry environment. In this course, you'll be learning C++ along with other coding languages that will help you succeed in the games industry. In your third year, you'll experience an end-of-year project which will be the closest experience you'll get to an industry environment at any tertiary provider in New Zealand. You'll be collaborating in a group with fellow programmers and artists to create a commercially viable game, which you can include in your portfolio and show-reel by the time you go on to work as a professional. You'll also have the opportunity to work with the PlayStation game platform. Media Design School has... [-]

Bachelor of Information Technology

Otago Polytechnic
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2017 New Zealand Dunedin Cromwell Auckland + 3 more

Pursuing a career in Information Technology and keen to advance your skills and deepen your understanding of this diverse industry? [+]

Pursuing a career in Information Technology and keen to advance your skills and deepen your understanding of this diverse industry? Discover the power of computing technology and how it can help you develop real world solutions and innovations with this stimulating, hands-on programme. Every industry, organisation and business in the world relies on computer technology in one way or another and the right qualification will create numerous employment opportunities for you, both here and overseas. There are currently far more IT jobs than there are graduates and employers are desperate for individuals with a solid understanding of the industry and a willingness to continue developing new skills. Become a Web Developer, Systems Administrator, Software Developer, Programmer, Business Anaylst, Database Administrator or Computing Services Manager, amongst many others!  Study in a supportive and innovative environment and develop high-level technical abilities and a strong theoretical understanding of IT concepts while exercising your problem-solving skills and creativity. Focus on the professional communication skills required for working effectively in the industry and gain valuable, practical experience during an industry-based project for an external client. Benefit from the small class sizes, allowing for one-on-one attention from experienced teachers, and the chance to practise your newly acquired skills with a range of excellent equipment and software applications. International: NZD 21,500 (first year) Skills required Good communication skills Technical skills Planning, organisational and problem-solving skills. Entry requirements NCEA Level 3 including: 14 credits at Level 3 or above  in each of three NZQA approved university entrance subjects, ... [-]

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

Otago Polytechnic
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2017 New Zealand Dunedin Cromwell Auckland + 3 more

Are you a hands-on kind of person who enjoys planning and problem-solving? Use those strengths to help shape your future within the Engineering industry. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in New Zealand 2017. Are you a hands-on kind of person who enjoys planning and problem-solving? Use those strengths to help shape your future within the Engineering industry. Engineers are in high demand around the world for their skills and experience in combining engineering theory with the applied and practical components required in a range of industries. With hard work and a responsible attitude, you could set your sights on project management or consultancy roles in your particular fields. Gain skills in management, economics, communications, problem-solving and critical thinking, while developing a deep understanding of the principles and practical application of modern technology in your area of specialisation. During the third year, you will have the opportunity to participate in a significant industry-based project in order to gain experience within the workplace. And our Master of Design Enterprise is then the ideal next step if you have a passion for design-empowered enterprise! This programme is a collaboration by New Zealand Metro Polytechnics and has provisional accreditation towards the Sydney Accord of the International Engineering Alliance from the Institution of Professional Engineers, which ensures it meets national and international standards. *Please note: Accreditation pending for year two and three of the electrical major. Please contact the School of Architecture, Building and Engineering for more information. International fee: NZD 21, 420 (first year) Engineering career opportunities. Research and development Technical support and application Education and communication Sales Quality and general management Technocratic roles in local authorities... [-]

Bachelor in Construction Management

Kilroy Norway
Campus Full time 5 years August 2017 New Zealand Auckland Wellington + 1 more

The field of construction management encompasses all facets of the design-build-construct continuum. Construction managers are knowledgeable in areas of construction methods, theories and [+]

Bachelor in Construction Management

Awarding Body:

University of Cincinnati

The field of construction management encompasses all facets of the design-build-construct continuum. Construction managers are knowledgeable in areas of construction methods, theories and practices, personnel administration, scheduling, project budgeting and job site and project controls.The bachelor of science program in construction management (CM) combines course work in architecture, management, engineering and business to prepare students for a career in this exciting area.

Success FactorsSuccessful construction managers have excellent leadership skills and are able to plan and conduct operations for successful construction projects from design to occupancy. Typically, they are interested in the challenge associated with working on major construction projects with design and construction professionals, optimizing the use of manpower and materials, solving problems and thinking creatively for successful construction projects. Clear communication, teamwork and organization are important proficiencies required of CMs.... [-]