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Aspire2 International Business and Technology Limited
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Diploma in Technology Management (Level 7)

This course is available

Online

Level of Study

Graduate Certificate or Diploma

Duration

1 year

Summary

This qualification equips you with the capabilities to integrate into New Zealand businesses and contribute confidently to their success. Explore issues facing SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises), non-for-profit, commercial and global organisations, and deepen your existing knowledge in business communication, organisational change, marketing management, accounting, finance and strategic management.

Content: In this year-long course, you will gain an in-depth understanding of concepts underpinning a range of business functions both within established organisations and in start-up situations. The programme enables graduates to enrich their business skills or pursue higher studies and professional development opportunities.

Compulsory and elective components in this programme cover a broad range of management and business disciplines including aspects of strategic planning, accounting, finance, communication, marketing, management and interpersonal cooperative skills.

Core learning will be delivered using a blended (face to face) learning approach and you will be encouraged to engage with your fellow students and tutors in class and via your online learning portal. You will be supported throughout the process by our great facilitators who are professionally qualified and have industry and academic experience to share with you.

Core papers

  • Financial management
  • Project management
  • Operations Management for technology-based enterprises
  • Advancing sustainable and profitable businesses using ICT

Technology Marketing Strand:

  • Consumer behaviour
  • Marketing of technology products
  • Project: Marketing planning for technology products and services

Outcomes: Graduates will be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of concepts underpinning management, accounting and finance, business communication, marketing, organisational change and project management both within established organisations and in start-up situations. The programme enables graduates to enrich their business skills or pursue higher studies and professional development opportunities.

Specifically, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a sound understanding of relevant academic theories and models in all components.
  • Be aware of how technology impacts on industry and organisational issues vary across sectors: not-for-profit, ICT, commercial, global, SME etc.
  • Understand the role of technology management in the development and operation of markets for resources, goods and services, customer expectations, service and orientation.
  • Demonstrate a sound understanding of finance and financial control in relation to technology management.
  • Develop appropriate technology policies and strategies within a changing context to meet stakeholder interests.
  • Think critically and systematically about business problems and issues and propose solutions.
  • Manage and complete a business project report utilising concepts covered within the programme.
  • Analyse and make recommendations in respect of business problems through the submission of that business project report.

The qualification can lead to further academic/tertiary study in this area or direct employment into the workforce.

Key information for students due to COVID-19: Aspire2 International has resumed face-to-face classes, and are accepting migrants, international students, and expats who are already in New Zealand. If you are an international student who is interested in studying with Aspire2 International, check back regularly and follow us on Social Media – so you can be updated on when our border will be open again to international students!

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