Summer School 2019/2020 Courses

We've got a number of courses in a variety of fields, so there is bound to be something that interests you. We recommend that you only enrol in one Summer School course as they use an accelerated format and require a high level of self-directed study. Browse our summer school courses by study area below. 

Creative Industries

Creativity and Design practice (ICIB5102, class number: 9010)
Foster your development of methodologies, confidence and a deeper understanding of the interrelationships of creativity and design with the practices of content creation, adaptation and delivery. By the end of the project in this course, you will be able to employ the development of products, artefacts and experiences and creative thinking to move ideas from concept into development and testing.

Storyworlds (ICIB5202, class number: 9011)
This course aims to enable you to explore and develop storyworlds which contribute to expanding the impact of story ideas across the full range of media landscapes. This course charts the progress of story across multiple platforms.

Specialist Technologies (ICIB5302, class number: 9012)
This course aims to foster your development of methodologies, confidence and a deeper understanding of the functions and interrelationships of specialist technologies and the contexts in which they are deployed. This course will allow you to explore a range of specialist technologies that will contribute to your personal area of interest in the context of creative enterprise.

The Enterprising Professional (ICIB5402, class number: 9013)
This course enables you to employ enterprising approaches to the creative process, to allow you to innovate systematically and turn ideas into potential business concepts. The course focuses on establishing a personal approach to the development of an entrepreneurial mind-set, the ethics of work and associated creative enterprise specific professional practices.

Computing

Project Management Methodologies (ISCG7411, class number: 9002)
To provide a comprehensive understanding and practical knowledge of the application of Project Management Principles, Themes, Processes and Techniques.

Risk Management (ISCG7412, class number: 9003)
This course aims to provide you with a comprehensive understanding and practical knowledge of the application of a Management of Risk Framework.

Early Childhood Education

Advanced Curriculum and Pedagogical Documentation (EDUC7935, class number: 9009)
To enable students to critically analyse and consolidate understanding of a range of curriculum issues and discourses.

Vet Nursing

Clinical Animal Care Practicum (NSCI5710, class: 9005)
To enable students to appropriately apply the practical application of ’best practice’ husbandry and veterinary nursing, required for a range of animals within a veterinary clinic.

Pacific Veterinary Nursing Practicum (NSCI6747, class: 9014)
To enable students to reflect on and apply the skills, theoretical and practical knowledge gained during their field trip, and to develop their inter-personal skills in a challenging work-based environment.

Fees-Free Study

Domestic students may be able to study fees-free. Find out if your eligible.

How to Enrol in Summer School

Already a Unitec student? It's easy,  just re-enrol on the Student Portal. If you're an International student, you also need to email nextstep@unitec.ac.nz for your Offer Letter (this can take up to 3 days processing time).

New to Unitec? If you are not studying at Unitec you can still enrol in Summer School, all you need to do is apply to do a course online as a Certificate of Proficiency (COP).

Apply for Summer School