Orientation 2021

Your Orientation is designed to help prepare you for studying with us. Please make your orientation a priority to attend.

Orientation Schedule

Find your programme orientation below, if your programme is not listed or has already been, please refer to your timetable for your first day of class.

Please note:

Please make sure to check here regularly for your full orientation schedule, it is subject to change.

Certificate

Programme Date
Certificate in Liaison Interpreting  
Competency Assessment Programme - for Internationally Qualified Nurses  
Competency Assessment Programme - Return to Nursing  
Literacy & Learning  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animal) - Part-time  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animal) - Distance  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animal) - Full-time  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training)  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals)  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Companion Animals)  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Veterinary Nursing Assistant) - Distance
Your Academic Programme Manager will contact you in regards to your Orientation information. If you have any question before then please email Laura Harvey.
 
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Veterinary Nursing Assistant) - Onsite
Your Academic Programme Manager will contact you in regards to your Orientation information. If you have any question before then please email Laura Harvey.
 
New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)
Tools list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Electrical Engineering (Level 4)  
New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry
Email carpentry@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions. Tools list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Related Trades (Main Contract Supervision)  
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Related Trades (Supervisor)  
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Allied Trades
Tools list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Carpentry
Tools list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Drainlaying
Email plumbingandgasfitting@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions.
 
New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Level 3) Wednesday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5)  
New Zealand Certificate in Exercise Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Gasfitting
Email plumbingandgasfitting@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions.
 
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Community Facilitation  
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Mental Health and Addiction Support  
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Social Services  
New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Services (Landscape Design)  
New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Essentials) Wednesday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Light Automotive Engineering (Level 4)  
New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)
Tools list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing
Email plumbingandgasfitting@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions.
 
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying
Tool list
 
New Zealand Certificate in Sport Coaching Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Sport and Recreation (Community Development) Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3) Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Applied Science Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Architecture Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Art and Design Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Business and Communications Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Construction Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Engineering Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Health Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting, and Technical Production Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Social Work Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Sport, Recreation and Exercise Monday, 1 March

Diploma

Programme Date
New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology  
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Accounting Thursday, 25 February
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Leadership and Management Thursday, 25 February
New Zealand Diploma in Construction  
New Zealand Diploma in Cybersecurity Wednesday, 24 February
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil)  
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical) Wednesday, 24 February
New Zealand Diploma in Information Systems (Level 5) Wednesday, 24 February
New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design - Commercial  
New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design - Residential  
New Zealand Diploma in Landscape (Design)  
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Coaching Pathway​ Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Community Sport and Recreation Pathway Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Exercise Pathway.​ Monday, 1 March
New Zealand Diploma in Surveying  
New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing - Onsite  

Bachelor

Programme Date
Bachelor of Applied Science (Animal Management and Welfare)  
Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management)  
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Automotive Engineering Wednesday, 24 February
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Transport Management Wednesday, 24 February
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Electrotechnology Wednesday, 24 February
Bachelor of Architectural Studies  
Bachelor of Business - Accountancy Thursday, 25 February
Bachelor of Business - Management Thursday, 25 February
Bachelor of Business - Marketing Thursday, 25 February
Bachelor of Computing Systems Wednesday, 24 February
Bachelor of Construction - Construction Economics  
Bachelor of Construction - Construction Management  
Bachelor of Construction - Property Development  
Bachelor of Creative Enterprise Monday, 1 March
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)  
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical) Wednesday, 24 February
Bachelor of Health Science (Medical Imaging)  
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
Course related costs Materials list
 
Bachelor of Nursing Monday, 15 February
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Acting for Screen and Theatre) Monday, 1 March
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Contemporary Dance) Monday, 1 March
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Screen Arts) Monday, 1 March
Bachelor of Social Practice   
Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)  
Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing  

Graduate Certificate & Diploma, Postgraduate, and Master

Programme Date
Graduate Certificate in Professional Accountancy Thursday, 25 February
Graduate Diploma in Business - Human Resource Management Thursday, 25 February
Graduate Diploma in Business - Marketing Thursday, 25 February
Graduate Diploma in Business - Operations Management Thursday, 25 February
Graduate Diploma in Computing Wednesday, 24 February
Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management  
Graduate Diploma in Professional Accountancy  
Master of Applied Business Thursday, 25 February
Master of Applied Practice (Professional Accounting) Thursday, 25 February
Master of Applied Practice (Social Practice)  
Master of Architecture (Professional)  
Master of Computing Wednesday, 24 February
Master of Creative Practice Monday, 1 March
Master of Landscape Architecture  
Master of Professional Accounting Thursday, 25 February
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Business Thursday, 25 February
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Business Thursday, 25 February
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Practice (Social Practice)  
Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Practice Monday, 1 March
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Thursday, 25 February
Postgraduate Diploma in Computing Wednesday, 24 February

Finding your timetable

Make sure you check your timetable, via your Student Portal (Myportal), to find out when your first class is. To find out how to do this, visit our How to Find Your Timetable page.

Go to How to Find Your Timetable page

Go to Student Portal (MyPortal)