A higher education

DECISION making aren’t always that easy to make especially when you’re striving to reach for that better future at the end of the tunnel. Stress less and be at peace because if you’re looking for an effective, creative and productive learning experience, Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) is your right choice to a better future.

Wintec, one of New Zealand’s leading institutes of technology helps drive the development of a skilled workforce not only in NZ but around the world.

The institute offers certificates, diplomas, degree, postgraduate, masters and PhD programme courses for all Kiwis’ and international students.

At Wintec, the institute offers Postgraduate diploma in applied informatics (IT 1101). This program has been developed in consultation with industry, so interested applicants will get the skills and knowledge that are relevant for future employment opportunities in NZ.

The program is about using information technology to design solutions in a business environment and students will take into account the social, cultural and organisational setting in which the information will be used. Areas of specialisation include e-commerce, strategic planning, organisational behaviour and services management.

If you also want to learn to analyse and implement information systems that can deliver information to the right people, think critically and solve problems creatively, then Wintec is the place for you.

At Wintec, you will study Informatics and Society and Project Management for Informatics and then you have a wide selection from electives such as Management of Information Systems, Management Support Systems, e-Business Strategies and Strategic Planning, just to name a few.

The institute states we live in an age where the volume and complexity of information available threatens to overwhelm us and there is a demand in NZ for management of the necessary systems and people to make such information commercially useful.

At Wintec, you’ll learn from some of the best in the industry, including guest lecturers who specialise in informatics.

Wintec is an early-adopter partner with Microsoft, so you will always work on the latest programs. If Wintec has caught your attention, visit their website on www.wintec.ac.nz.