Business Leadership and Management programme
When you study in our Business Leadership and Management programme at NZIE you will be inspired and transformed with applied knowledge, crucial business skills, attitudes and values underpinning key leadership and management functions in complex business environments.
NZIE’s Business Leadership and Management programme is focused on personal growth and professional development with a unique design-thinking framework in a work-integrated learning environment that will provide opportunities for you to interact with the ‘real world’ and enables you to venture into the workforce as an important member of the next generation of leaders and decision makers.
At NZIE you will be working closely with industry experts at a very dynamic and practical business school. Our unique career services department, Think Recruit, will expose you to NZ work culture and job reality. Think Recruit is connected with hundreds of local and nation-wide employers and companies, which will help you engage with industry, encourage you to explore your career paths, advise you on further study options, as well as develop your employability, gaining the experience employers look for.
During the NZ Diploma in Applied Business (Leadership and Management) (Level 5)
The NZ Diploma in Applied Business (Leadership and Management) (Level 5) is the perfect introduction to the world of Business. In this Business programme you will learn a broad base of business leadership, management and communication skills by studying the following papers:
- New Zealand Business Environment
- Resource Management
- Accounting for Effective Business Decisions OR Fundamentals of Digital Marketing
- Business Innovation
- Sustainable Business Development
- Operations Management
- Change Leadership
During the programme you will receive ‘mentorship’ opportunities with an employer so you gain some really good experience in the workplace. This programme is unique to NZIE and is offered as part of the course at no extra cost to you.
Click here to get yourself started on the fast-paced world of Leadership and Management with this very practical NZ Diploma in Applied Business (Leadership and Management) (Level 5).
WHY STUDY THE DIPLOMA IN APPLIED BUSINESS AT NZIE?
● Our Interactive Classes with online resources give you all the support you need. Our tutorial-style classes means you will receive excellent support from our experienced teachers.
Benefit: Supportive, Individual focus to learning. Students receive excellent support from our teachers
● Pathways to NZIE Business Level 7 programmes.
Benefit: By completing NZIE’s Business Leadership and Management programme you can apply for entry into any of our Business Level 7 Programmes including our famous Diploma in Digital Marketing (Applied) (Level 7).
● ALL students receive Study Skills support including personal development and communication skills.
Benefit: More personal confidence on completing the course allows our students more opportunity to gain a job after completing the course.
● Our exclusive ‘Think Recruit’. Dedicated careers experts team offers FREE career guidance services to ALL students
Benefit: You are more likely to receive work opportunities with NZIE than with other institutions.
● All assessments conducted in a real or realistic business entity
Benefit: You will not be immersed in books only. You will have extensive exposure to industry even during the course, opening your door to a job from day 1 in NZ.
● Study and work options for international students
Benefit: International students have part-time work rights during the entire course and full-time work rights during holidays.
NZIE’s Diploma in Business (Leadership and Management) is made up of 8 NZ Diploma in Business papers in the following subjects:
501 New Zealand Business Environment
502 Resource Management
509 Fundamentals of Digital Marketing
504 Business Innovation
505 Sustainable Business Development
506 Operations Management
507 Change Leadership
508 Applied Business Project (Real World or Realistic Simulation-Based)
The Business Leadership and Management programme prepares you for NZ higher education opportunities. By completing our Leadership and Management level 5 programme, in only 1 year you can pathway into one of our practical Diplomas level 7 programmes or you can pathway to a university degree programme with credit recognition.
Speak to one of our course advisors to guide you with the best options available. To find out more or enrol click here an send us your details.
Graduates of the Leadership and Management course will have the skills and knowledge to work or gain employment as a manager/leader in roles at an operational level in New Zealand companies.
NZIE’s own Career Services, ‘Think Recruit’ will assist you assess work opportunities.
Applicants must have a total of 60 NCEA credits at level 2 or above, OR the international equivalent;
Applicants must hold a minimum of a Level 4 qualification in any discipline;
In lieu of a formal qualification, applicants may apply if they have at least two years’ suitable work experience. Under this criterion the suitability of the applicant will be assessed and decided by the NZIE Academic Board.
Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to have achieved one of the following entry criteria: An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 5.5 issued within the last two years, with not less than 5.0 in any category, TOEFL (pBT) score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE), TOEFL (iBT) score of 46 or higher (with a writing score of 20), University of Cambridge CAE with an FCE with a score of 162 and no score less than 154 , or NZCEL Level 4 with academic endorsement or the equivalent if they have not attained their former qualifications in English, Pearson Test of English ( Academic) score of 42, City & Guilds IESOL B2 Communicator with a score of 42, or equivalent score in an NZQA-Approved English Proficiency Test (EPT).
40-42 weeks (Full time)
Hours: 20 hours per week , 2.5 days a week on campus.