Explore the fun world of Information Technology and discover your potential for a career in this field with this stepping stone to further study in IT

The New Zealand Certificate in Computing (User Fundamentals) (Level 2) provides students with an understanding of hardware and operating systems, programming, the internet and Android apps. The subject areas for this programme are designed to introduce students to the knowledge and skills required for further study towards an information technology career.

Programme Outline

This is a 12 week, full-time programme that provides an understanding of information technology that can be built on. The four subjects listed below are compulsory for this programme:

  • Internet - design, create and use websites
  • Applications - use the latest Android apps
  • Hardware and Operating Systems - understand various hardware and operating system platforms
  • Programming - learn to write programs for Android

Completion of the New Zealand Certificate in Computing (User Fundamentals) (Level 2) provides a pathway to the  New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Level 5) and then the Bachelor of Information Technology.

Entry Requirements

Open entry. TEC entry criteria applies, please contact us

International students

Proven equivalence to domestic entry requirements and IELTS 5.5 (with no band lower than 5.0) or equivalent


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