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New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Business and Communication

This course is available


Level of Study



16 weeks

Next start date

Expected July 2022


Unitec Institute of Technology


This programme is ideal if you want to go on to higher-level study in Accounting, Business Management, Marketing and Digital Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Operations Management. It's also perfect for people already in employment who want to improve their professional presentation, business communication, and digital skills.


  • Emphasis on practical skills and project-based learning: you could be designing an advertising campaign; managing accounts for a simulated business; creating promotional material such as brochures, print ads or posters.
  • Learn from Lecturers who are eager to share their industry experience with you.
  • A mix of classroom sessions, practical workshops, critique sessions, student seminars, discussions, presentations and online learning.
  • An opportunity to learn about Maori culture and business principles from Maori lecturers and guest speakers.

Please note: International students who graduate will NOT be eligible for a post-study work visa upon completion of this programme.


Entry into further study toward a career in media, communication, or business.

This course is also available in School of Applied Business.

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