You can contribute to performance!
This course will provide you with the hands on, practical opportunity to work within a business environment. You’ll be able to put that theory into practice, as you learn within a simulated company environment, to contribute to the achievement of business objectives. Download course brochure.
You can study fees-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Understand the realities of providing administrative support
Within this simulated business environment, you will experience all aspects of everyday business activities. Learn about the administrative and general services that are required within a business to ensure smooth operations and understand your role in contributing to business performance.
Become a great team contributor
Great teams produce great results and every team member needs to understand their role and performance requirements. This course will give you the practical skills to understand team dynamics, team communications and how to make sure you get the best results.
Experience practical problem solving techniques
Effective problem solving is a skill that can be learnt. If you understand how to solve problems effectively you will become a valued member of the operational team. On this course you will learn practical problem solving techniques and how to apply them to achieve business success.
To study this course, you must first complete the pre-requisite courses, Administration Essentials and Administration Professionals.
- Level: 3
- Credit: 30
- Course fee: $348.72 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 10 weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 15
- EFTS: 0.250
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 20 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 300 hours of total study time for a 30 credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 20 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 15 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
If you want to study as a full-time student you can enrol on more than one course at a time. Please speak to one of our Sales and Learner Service Coordinators for more information on 0800 328 269 or refer to https://www.studylink.govt.nz/about-studylink/glossary/full-time-definition.html
Please be aware that some of the learning resources within this course have been specifically designed for a Windows environment. If you are a MAC user, please advise your course facilitator who can show you how to access alternate resources to ensure that you are not disadvantaged whilst studying.
“I didn’t find the study process intimidating at all, which I think sometimes it can be especially as an older woman returning to study. The fact I could study from the comfort of my own home with plenty of help from the co-ordinator, and also thanks to other younger girls on my course, made me feel really empowered.”
eCampus NZ is offered by eight of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through eCampus NZ are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates will receive a certificate or diploma from the institution in which they enrolled, and if offered, may receive it at the institute’s graduation ceremony.