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Orientation 2022

Orientation is a great way to connect with students, services and staff who are on the same path with you.  We encourage you to prioritise attending your orientation to help prepare you for studying with us.

Orientation Registration

Registration is required to attend orientation.

Register to attend Orientation

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.

Covid-19 Red Level Settings - Orientation will be provided online.

Certificate

Programme Date Time Building
Micro credentials in Liaison Interpreting Sat 26 Feb   183-1001
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animal) - Part-time | Distance | Full-time
Please refer to your timetable and contact Lorne Roberts for orientation queries.
     
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training)
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 115-1028
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals)
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Mon 14 Feb 8.00am TBC
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Companion Animals)
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 115-1008
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Veterinary Nursing Assistant) - Distance
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Mon 14 Feb 8.00am TBC
New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Veterinary Nursing Assistant) - Onsite
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 115-1007
New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 21 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Business (Accounting Support Services) 
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry
Email carpentry@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions
     
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Allied Trades
Orientation Schedule
Mon 21 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills - Carpentry
Orientation Schedule
Mon 21 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Pre-Trade (Level 3)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3)
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3)
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4)
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5)
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
New Zealand Certificate in Exercise
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb    
New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Services (Landscape Design)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Essentials)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 21 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying
Email plumbingandgasfitting@unitec.ac.nz if you have any questions.
Mon 28 Feb    
New Zealand Certificate in Skills for Living and Working Tue 1 Mar    B117
New Zealand Certificate in Sport Coaching
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Certificate in Sport and Recreation (Community Development)
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Applied Science
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Architecture
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Art and Design
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Business and Communications
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Construction
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Engineering
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Health
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting, and Technical Production
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Social Work
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Sport, Recreation and Exercise
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 1.00pm Online

Diploma

Programme Date Time Building
New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Accounting
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Business - Leadership and Management
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Construction
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Cybersecurity
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil)
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Information Systems (Level 5)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design - Residential
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Diploma in Landscape (Design)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Coaching Pathway​
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Community Sport and Recreation Pathway
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Multi-Sector) - Exercise Pathway.
Please refer to your timetable and contact Rob Gambolati for orientation queries.
Mon 28 Feb 8.45am Unitec Sports Centre
New Zealand Diploma in Surveying
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing - Distance
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Mon 14 Feb 8.30am 115-1008
New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing - Onsite
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am TBC

Bachelor

Programme Date Time Building
Bachelor of Applied Science (Animal Management and Welfare) Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 114-2001
Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 114-2001
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Automotive Engineering
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Transport Management
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb  10.00am Online
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Electrotechnology
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb  10.00am Online
Bachelor of Architectural Studies
Orientation Schedule
Course Related Costs
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Bachelor of Business - Accountancy
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Business - Management
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Business - Marketing
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Computing Systems
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Construction
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Construction - Level 7
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Creative Enterprise
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Bachelor of Design and Contemporary Art
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical)
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Health Science - Medical Imaging      
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Bachelor of Nursing
Orientation Schedule
Mon 14 Feb   9.00am Online
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Acting for Screen and Theatre)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Contemporary Dance)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Screen Arts)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Bachelor of Social Practice  Mon 28 Feb 10.00am Online
Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am 115-1007
Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing - Year Two Students
Please refer to your timetable and contact Laura Harvey for orientation queries.
Thu 24 Feb 8.30am TBC

Graduate Certificate & Diploma, Postgraduate, and Master

Programme Date Time Building
Graduate Certificate in Professional Accountancy
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Business - Human Resource Management
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Business - Marketing
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Business - Operations Management
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Computing
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management
Orientation Schedule
Tue 22 Feb 10.00am Online
Graduate Diploma in Professional Accountancy
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Business
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice Sat 5 Mar 8.30am Online
Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Practice
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Business
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Practice
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Postgraduate Diploma in Computing
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Master of Applied Business
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online
Master of Applied Practice (Social Practice) Sat 5 Mar 8.30am Online
Master of Architecture
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Master of Architecture (Professional)
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Master of Computing
Orientation Schedule
Fri 25 Feb 10.00am Online
Master of Creative Practice
Please refer to your timetable for your first class
     
Master of Landscape Architecture
Orientation Schedule
Mon 28 Feb 1.00pm Online
Master of Professional Accounting
Orientation Schedule
Thu 24 Feb 10.00am Online

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)

Finding your way around campus

To help find your way around our campuses, Mt Albert and Waitākere, check out our campus maps.

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