Orientation 2020

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

Orientation Pōwhiri

Part of your Orientation includes an official welcome, pōwhiri, and a campus tour which will start at our beautiful Te Noho Kotahitanga Marae. To help you understand the protocols of our pōwhiri, and enjoy this very special experience, watch our step-by-step guide

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  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animal)  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals)  
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Companion Animals)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
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
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)  
New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Electrical Engineering (Level 4)  
New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry   
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  
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Joinery   
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Carpentry  
New Zealand Certificate in Drainlaying  
New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Level 3)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3) (Applied)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3) (General)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 4) (Academic)  
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 5) (Academic)  
New Zealand Certificate in Exercise  
New Zealand Certificate in Gasfitting  
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Mental Health and Addiction Support  
New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Services (Landscape Design)  
New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Essentials)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
New Zealand Certificate in Light Automotive Engineering (Level 4)  
New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)  
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing  
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying  
New Zealand Certificate in Skills for Living and Working  (Part-time)  
New Zealand Certificate in Sport and Recreation (Community Development)  
New Zealand Certificate in Sport Coaching  
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3)
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Applied Science
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Architecture
Orientation schedule 
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Art and Design
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Business and Communications
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Engineering
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Health
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting, and Technical Production
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Social Work
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Sport, Recreation and Exercise
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February

Diploma

Programme Date
New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design - Residential  
New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design - Commercial  
New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Accounting  
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Leadership and Management  
New Zealand Diploma in Construction
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
New Zealand Diploma in Cybersecurity
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
New Zealand Diploma in Information Systems (Level 5)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil)  
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical)  
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electronic)  
New Zealand Diploma in Landscape (Design)  
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Coaching Pathway  
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Community Sport and Recreation Pathway  
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Exercise Pathway  
New Zealand Diploma in Surveying  
New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing - Onsite
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February

Bachelor

Programme Date
Bachelor of Applied Science (Animal Management and Welfare)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management)
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Automotive Engineering  
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Transport Management  
Bachelor of Architectural Studies  
Bachelor of Business - Accountancy  
Bachelor of Business - Finance  
Bachelor of Business - Management  
Bachelor of Business - Marketing  
Bachelor of Computing Systems
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Bachelor of Construction - Construction Economics
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
Bachelor of Construction - Construction Management
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
Bachelor of Construction - Property Development
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
Bachelor of Creative Enterprise
Orientation schedule
Monday, 24 February
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)  
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical)  
Bachelor of Health Science (Medical Imaging)  
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture  
Bachelor of Nursing  
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts - Acting  
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts - Dancing  
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts - Production Design and Mangement  
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts - Screen  
Bachelor of Social Practice  
Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)  
Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing
Orientation schedule Year 1
Orientation schedule Year 2
Orientation schedule Year 3
Thursday, 20 February

Graduate Certificate & Diploma, Postgraduate, and Master

Programme Date
Graduate Certificate in Professional Accountancy  
Graduate Diploma in Business - Human Resource Management  
Gaduate Diploma in Business - Marketing  
Graduate Diploma in Business - Operations Management  
Graduate Diploma in Computing
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management
Orientation schedule
Tuesday, 18 February
Graduate Diploma in Professional Accountancy  
Master of Applied Practice (Professional Accounting)  
Master of Applied Practice (Social Practice)  
Master of Architecture  
Master of Architecture (Professional)  
Master of Business  
Master of Computing
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Master of Creative Practice  
Master of Landscape Architecture  
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Practice (Social Practice)  
Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Practice  
Postgraduate Diploma in Business  
Postgraduate Diploma in Computing
Orientation schedule
Thursday, 20 February
Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Practice  

 


Your first class & 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)

Still need help?

Student Central (Te Pae Kōrero) is your first point of contact for all programme enquiries and enrolments, call 0800 10 95 10, email study@unitec.ac.nz, or chat to our advisors face-to-face on campus.