Course details

Diploma in Business (Advanced) (Sustainability,Productivity)
NZQF Level 7

About the course

Course content includes sustainable business planning and strategy,<br />sustainable business structures and networks, sustainable services and<br />products, sustainable business marketing, sustainable business finance,<br />sustainable business resources, managing productivity, Lean Six Sigma<br />for productivity, applied business research methods, and professional<br />advisor studies.

Entry requirements

Both national and international learners must be at least 20 years of age in the year of study and hold as a minimum a Level 5 Diploma in Business and 3 years' experience in a business, or Level 6 Diploma in Business and two years' experience in a business; or degree and one year of experience in a business; or the applicant can demonstrate equivalent level 6 academic plus practical, professional or technical knowledge and skills in an entrance examination and admission interview that would be held prior to confirmation of enrolment. All applicants will be interviewed to evaluate their readiness and interest in the sub-field they wish to study as part of the entry selection process. International learners who have achieved their qualifications in non- English speaking educational settings must also provide evidence of having achieved an NZQA: IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 or a General IELTS level of 6 across all bands or TOEFL score of 550 (with essay score of 5 TWE, TOEFL iBT score of 79 or higher with a reading score of 20 or UofC ESOL FCE or CAE with score of 52 or higher or NZCEL Level 4. Applicants who have not successfully completed a level 6 paper in Finance (for example NZDipBus 603 or equivalent) will be required to undertake NZDip Bus 603 or equivalent additional paper before they may enter the Finance paper in this course.

About the provider

The FREEDOM Institute of Higher Education is the first private higher education institute to be established in New Zealand. We are excellence focussed, creative, innovative, learner-centred and dedicated to the provision of quality higher education for all our learners. The institute's purpose is to support you to achieve a valuable qualification that will accelerate your career, improve your employability, develop your professional capabilities and empower you to achieve your aspirations in life.