Bachelor of Construction (Property Development)
|Programme summary||Career opportunities||Courses & timetables||Admission requirements|
7, 360 3.0
Full-time for two years and then part-time for two years or as negotiated on a case-by-case basis
Starts February or July
|2013 start dates||Year 1||Sem 1: 18/2/2013 - 28/06/2013
Sem 2: 22/07/2013 - 22/11/2013
|Year 2||Sem 1: 25/02/2013 - 28/06/2013
Sem 2: 22/07/2013 - 22/11/2013
|Year 3||Sem 1: 11/02/2013 - 21/06/2013
Sem 2: 08/07/2013 - 15/11/2013
NZ$6268 (Approximate fee only, find out more about the costs of study)
|Applications are now open for Semester 2|
To be eligible for admission, applicants must meet the general, discretionary or special admission requirements. Applicants must also meet the English language requirements and may be interviewed.
- Have a minimum of 42 credits at level 3 or higher on the National Qualifications Framework, including a minimum of:
- 14 credits at level 3 or higher in each of two subjects from an approved subject list; and
- 14 credits at level 3 or higher taken from no more than two additional domains on the National Qualifications Framework or approved subjects; and
- Have a minimum of 12 credits at level 2 in Mathematics on the National Qualifications Framework, or equivalent; and
- Have a minimum of eight credits at level 2 or higher in English or Te Reo Maori, of which four must be in Reading and four in Writing (see note), or equivalent; or
- Have at least three C passes in New Zealand University Bursaries examinations; and
- Have a grade of 5 or better in New Zealand Sixth Form Certificate Mathematics, or equivalent; or
- Have the Unitec Certificate in Foundation Studies: Whitinga (Level 3) with a relevant endorsement, where appropriate, or equivalent.
Discretionary admission (For applicants aged under 20)
Applicants who do not meet the general admission requirements and who are less than 20 years of age when the programme begins may be considered for discretionary admission if they can demonstrate aptitude for study at the required level. This may include, for example:
- Having B passes or better in five out of six Stage 4 and 5 subjects in the New Zealand Certificate in Building, Quantity Surveying or Architectural Drafting; or
- Having completed the academic requirements for the National Diploma in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or Architectural Technology; or
- Having an Advanced Diploma in Building, Quantity Surveying or Building Co-ordination.
Special admission (for applicants aged 20 and over)
Applicants who do not meet the general admission requirements and who are at least 20 years of age when the programme begins may be considered for special admission if they can provide evidence of aptitude or appropriate work or other experience.
- Have a minimum of eight NCEA credits in English at level 2, of which four must be in Reading and four in Writing, or equivalent; or
- Have a minimum of seven NCEA credits in an English-rich subject at level 3, or equivalent; or
- Have successfully completed studies at level 5 or higher in an English medium; or
- Have a minimum grade of 5 in New Zealand Sixth Form Certificate English, or equivalent; or
- Have gained New Zealand University Bursaries in an English-rich subject, with a minimum mark of 40 percent, or equivalent; or
- Have an overall IELTS band score (Academic) of no less than 6.0 (with no band score lower than 5.0), or a TOEFL score of no less than 550, or equivalent; or
- Have an appropriate Unitec English language qualification, such as the Diploma in English (Academic), or equivalent.
Note: New Zealand secondary school graduates who have English as an additional language (EAL) and are using NCEA to meet the general admission requirements may substitute the eight credits in English at NCEA level 2 (four in Reading and four in Writing) with an IELTS score (or equivalent). This IELTS score is the same as that required by the programme in which they wish to enrol. These students are still required to achieve a minimum of 42 NCEA credits at level 3 or higher and the Mathematics or Pangarau requirements.
Last edited: 17 January 2013