National Diploma in Business Level 5

National Diploma in Business Level 5

  • Duration: One Year
  • Credits: 124
  • Campus: City Campus

The aim of this course is to provide domestic and international students with a broad-base knowledge of business related competencies. These included communication processes, accounting and financial transactions, marketing and business planning, and organisational management within the New Zealand business environment. Students will gain practical knowledge and skills in order to contribute successfully to all aspects of organisational requirements.

Academic Entry: Students must have a Higher School Certificate or National Certificate in Business Administration and Computing - Level 3 or:

National Certificate in Business (Introductory) - Level 4 or:

Relevant business experience

English Requirement: Students whose first language is not English must provide evidence of competency in English language equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Academic) with no band less then 5.0 or NZSE’s Internal English Test (except for student’s from countries where the student visa decline rate is more than 20 percent of total student visa applications in that country).

124 credits distributed across 16 Unit Standards.

Massey University’s Bachelor of Business
NorthTec’s Bachelor of Applied Management
Unitech’s Bachelor of Business
MIT’s Bachelor of Applied Management


Operations Officer

Office Team Leader

Sales Support Officer

Executive Assistant

1991 Produce establishment plans for small business ventures:
2927 Determine social, cultural and ethical responsibilities for marketing activities:
2931 Plan a marketing campaign:
2934 Determine market segmentation, targeting and positioning strategies:
2935 Determine the marketing mix
6747 Explain the role of information technology in business:
9685 Write an analytical report:
9735 Demonstrate knowledge of theory in relation to management in organisations
9740 Explain and apply principles and practices for innovation, entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship:
11624 Demonstrate knowledge of financial analysis:
11647 Present business information for a business purpose:
11648 Plan, organise and record business meetings:
11649 Manage business meetings to achieve objectives:
23916 Demonstrate knowledge of the impact of environmental factors on business strategy
25464 Manage processes to enhance employee learning and development:
25939 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of an accounting system:

Domestic: $4,550

International: $15,000

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