Institute of Technology or PolytechnicNelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
This course is available
Level of Study
Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma
Next start date
Expected Feb 2023
Online Offshore - Study in any Country outside NZ
Take the first step towards a Masters qualification.
NMIT offers a Master of Applied Management pathway qualification. The Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Management is the first six months of the 15 month Master of Applied Management. You will complete the four core compulsory courses from the Master to be awarded a Postgraduate Certificate qualification and/or go onto the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Management or Master programme.
This programme consist of four compulsory courses
MGT801 Critical management issues
MGT802 Design thinking and innovation management
MGT803 Managing in a digital world
MGT804 Leadership and managing talent.
These courses are designed to give you a broad expertise in applied management and are recommended for people who are looking to pursue a career in management, or who are currently working in a management role and want to increase their skills.
Aims of the programme
The aim of this programme is to provide the opportunity for students to build a sound foundation of applied management skills and knowledge relevant to anyone in a managerial role, whether they are self-employed, or working for a business entity or a public, private or not for profit organisation.
Career opportunities and study pathways
Graduates will find career opportunities in a wide variety of sectors including the public, private and not for profit sectors. This includes managerial responsibilities and leadership roles in whether they are self-employed or working for a business entity or a public, private or not for profit organisation. Research-related roles including consultancy and advisory positions in a wide range of business and industry-specialised areas both domestically and internationally.
Potential roles after graduation include:
A Bachelor’s degree
Relevant skills and knowledge acquired through appropriate work or professional experience.
Applicants who are unable to evidence that they meet Academic entry requirements, but who can demonstrate acquired skills for postgraduate tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, may be approved for alternative entry by the Curriculum Manager (or delegate)
English language requirements