Institute of Technology or PolytechnicOpen Polytechnic of New Zealand
This course is available
Level of Study
60 credit hours
Next start date
This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge to establish, operate and grow your small business. You will have the skills to do this in a bi- and multi-cultural environment.
What you will learn
When you achieve this qualification, you will know how to:
develop a business plan, and monitor your performance against plan
manage your business's finances
manage your marketing activities
build effective relationships with your customers and other stakeholders
operate within the legal and regulatory environment
grow your business.
This qualification will enable you to improve the performance of your own small business.
You need to have NCEA Level 2, or equivalent, OR
If you are 20 years old or older, you provide evidence that your previous education, work or life experience demonstrates that you are likely to succeed in your studies.
IELTS test – a General or Academic score of 5.5, with no band score lower than 5 or equivalent.
Cambridge English Qualifications – B2 First or B2 First for Schools with a score of 162. No less than 154 in each skill.