Stand-Alone Courses

Stand-Alone Courses

Introduction

Stand-alone courses starting in July 2020.  From just $299

Take control of your professional development. Whether you’re looking for that career edge or following a personal interest, WITT’s stand alone courses will help you add another string to your bow in as little as a few hours a week. Covering a wide range of topics, these bite-sized courses delivered over 15 weeks are industry-relevant, providing focussed learning that fits around your life.

   
  

 

Study Options

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT

Focussed business courses. See the Business & Management Course Booklet for more details.

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Intro to Accounting 5 $299 Wed 9am - 12pm
Professional Communication 5 $299 Fri 9am - 12pm
Business Heritage, Culture and Sustainability 5 $299 Tues 9am - 12pm
Commercial Law 5 $299 Mon 5pm - 8pm
Economics 5 $299 Thurs 1pm - 4pm
Accounting Practices 5 $299 Tues 5pm - 8pm
Management of Business Operations 5 $299 Tues 1pm - 4pm
Management (People and Change) 5 $299 Wed 1pm - 4pm
Accounting Processes 5 $299 Tues 5pm - 8pm
Budgeting &Taxation 5 $299 Thu 1pm - 4pm
Decision Making & Analysis 5 $299 Mon 1pm - 4pm
Business Planning 5 $299 Thu 9am - 12pm
Applied Business Planning 5 $299 Mon 1pm - 4pm
Leading Projects 5 $299 Wed 9am - 12pm
Leading in the Workplace 5 $299 Wed 1pm - 4pm
Introduction to Finance 6 $299 Thu 1pm - 4pm
Law of Business Entities 6 $299 Mon 1pm - 4pm
Project Management 6 $299 Mon 5pm - 8pm
Operations Management 6 $299 Mon 1pm - 4pm
Principles of Leadership 6 $299 Wed 9am - 12pm
Advanced Financial Accounting 7 $299 Tues 9am - 12pm
Advanced Management Accounting 7 $299 Wed 9am - 12pm
Advanced Human Resource Management 7 $299 Wed 5pm - 8pm
Contemporary Issues in Human Resource Management 7 $299 Fri 9am - 12pm
Product Development 7 $299 Thu 1pm - 4pm
Resource Integration Management 7 $299 Fri 9am - 12pm
Advanced Project Management 7 $299 Wed 5pm - 8pm
Co-Operation Education Project - Accounting 7 $299 Wed 1pm - 4pm
Operating your Business 4 Refer Open Polytechnic online
Starting your Business 4 Refer Open Polytechnic online
Sustaining your Business 4 Refer Open Polytechnic online
Communication & Relationship Management 5 Refer Open Polytechnic online
Web Design 5 Refer Open Polytechnic online

HOW TO ENROL - choose Stand-alone courses - 'Business & Management' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Get those essential office skills. See the Business Administration Course Booklet for more details.

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Word and Administration Support 3 $299 Mon 1pm - 3pm & Wed 10am - 12pm
Spreadsheets and Technologies 3 $299 Tues 8am - 10am & Thu 1pm - 3pm
Working with People 3 $299 Tues 10am - 12pm & Thu 8am - 10am
Performing Financial Transactions 3 $299 Mon 10am - 12pm & Wed 1pm - 3pm
Administration Systems 4 $299 Mon 1pm - 3pm & Thu 10am - 12pm
Specialist Business Documents 4 $299 Mon 10am - 12pm & Wed 1pm - 3pm
Business Processes 4 $299 Tues 1pm - 3pm & Wed 10am - 12pm
Workplace Knowledge 4 $299 Tues 8am - 10am & Thu 1pm - 3pm

HOW TO ENROL - choose Stand-alone courses - 'Business Administration' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


ENGINEERING

Up-skill in either civil or mechanical fields. See the Engineering Course Booklet for more details.

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIME
Engineering Fundamentals 4 $299 Mon & Fri 8:30am - 12pm
Engineering Mathematics 1 4 $299 Tues, Wed, Thurs 8:30am - 12pm
Land Surveying 1 (Civil) 4 $299 Mon & Wed 1pm - 4:30pm
Materials (Civil) 4 $299 Tue & Wed 4:30pm - 8pm
Technical Literacy 4 $299 Mon & Thurs 1pm - 4:30pm
Engineering CAD (Mechanical) 4 $299 Tue & Thurs 4:30pm - 8pm
Material Properties (Mechanical) 4 $299 Mon 8:30am - 12pm, Wed 1pm - 4:30pm
Mechanics (Mechanical) 4 $299 Tue & Wed 8:30am - 12pm
Civil and Structural Drawing (Civil) 5 $299 Mon & Thurs 4:30pm - 8pm
Geotechnical Engineering 1 (Civil) 5 $299 Tue 8:30am - 12pm, Wed 1pm - 4pm
Highway Engineering 1 (Civil) 5 $299 Mon 1pm - 4:30pm, Wed 8:30am - 12pm
Hydraulics (Civil) 5 $299 Mon & Thurs 8:30am - 12pm
Structures 1 (Civil) 5 $299 Tues & Wed 4:30pm - 8pm
Structures 2 (Civil) 5 $299 Tues 8:30am - 12pm, Wed 1pm - 4:30pm
Electrical Fundamentals (Mechanical) 5 $299 Mon & Thurs 1pm - 4:30pm
Engineering Management (Mechanical) 6 $299 Mon 8:30am - 12pm, Wed 1pm - 4:30pm
Engineering Project(Mechanical) 6 $299 Wed 8:30am - 12pm
Mechanics of Machines(Mechanical) 6 $299 Tue & Thurs 8:30am - 12pm
Strength of Materials 2(Mechanical) 6 $299 Mon & Thurs 1pm - 4:30pm

HOW TO ENROL - choose Stand-alone courses - Engineering in the "PROGRAMME" drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


BEAUTY

Develop your specialist beauty skills. See the Beauty Course Booklet for more details

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Intro to Makeup (2nd Nov - 7th Dec) 1 $250 5pm - 7:30pm
Techniques in Barbering (5th Oct - 9th Nov) 3 $900 Mon 9am - 2pm
Business and Ethics 4 $299 Thurs 8:30am - 12pm
Nutrition and Nails 4 $299 Tues 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Chemistry, Physics and Biology 4 $299 Mon 8:30am - 12pm
Cosmetic Services 4 $299 Mon & Thurs 12:30pm - 4pm
Facial Therapy 4 $299 Thurs 8:30am - 4pm
Depilation 4 $299 Mon 12:30pm - 4:30pm, Tues 6pm - 8pm
Body Treatments 4 $299 Tues 12:30pm - 6pm

HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Stand-alone courses - Beauty' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


ART & DESIGN

Express your creative side with introductory art and design. See the Art & Design Course Booklet for more details

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIME
Painting 5 $299 Thur 9am - 2:10pm
Studio Practice 2 5 $299 Wed 9am - 2:10pm
The Body 5 $299 Tue 9am - 2:10pm
The Print 5 $299 Mon 9am - 2:10pm
Web Design(online) 5 Refer Open Polytechnic online

HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Stand-alone courses - Art & Design' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Add to your IT skills with these specialist courses. See the Information Technology Course Booklet for more details.

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIME TUTORIAL
Information Technology Operations (CISCO) 5 $299 Tue & Wed 10am - 12pm TBC
Operating Systems & Systems Support 5 $299 Tue & Thu 10am - 12pm TBC
IT Technical Support 5 $299 Mon & Wed 1pm - 3pm TBC
Database Principles 5 $299 Tue & Thu 1pm - 3pm TBC
Applied Computing 6 $299 Mon 1pm - 4pm TBC
Systems Analysis & Design 6 $299 Thu 1pm - 4pm TBC
Introduction to Business Anaylsis 6 $299 Wed 5pm - 8pm TBC

HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Stand-alone courses - Information Technology' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


HOSPITALITY

Upgrade your cookery skills. See the Hospitality Course Booklet for more details

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Staff Management 5 $299 5 weeks timetabled+ 1 week self directed study
Tue & Thurs 9am -1:30pm, Wed & Fri 8:30am - 3:30pm
Breads & Doughs (28 Jul - 19 Aug) 3 $299 Tue 8:30am - 12:30pm, Wed - Fri 8:30am - 3pm
Pastry Products (20 Aug - 11 Sep) 3 $299 Tue 8:30am - 12:30pm, Wed - Fri 8:30am - 3pm
Bakery Small Goods (15 Sep - 14 Oct) 3 $299 Tue 8:30am - 12:30pm, Wed - Fri 8:30am - 3pm
Cakes and Sponges (15 Oct - 13 Nov) 3 $299 Tue 8:30am - 12:30pm, Wed - Fri 8:30am - 3pm
Barista (New Plymouth 12 Aug - 12 Sept, 15 Oct - 5 Nov),
(Hāwera 7 & 14 Nov)
3 $200 New Plymouth: Wed, Thu 6:30pm - 8pm,
Hāwera Sat 10am - 2pm
Achievement in Food Safety
(24 - 25 Aug)
2 $210 one unit or $420 two units 8:30am - 4pm
Achievement in Licence Controller (LCQ) (New Plymouth 22 Jul & 5 Aug, 9 & 23 Sept, 24 Nov & 8 Dec),
(Hāwera 7, 14-15, 21 Sept)
4 $300

New Plymouth: 9am - 4pm,
Hāwera 5:30pm - 9pm

HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Stand-alone courses - Hospitality' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to the enrolment form.


MĀORI CULTURE

Develop your knowledge of tikanga Māori.

COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Te Ao Māori 4 $299 TBC

Looking for more? You may be interested in these part-time programmes:


HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Stand-alone courses - Te Ao Māori' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to theenrolment form.


NURSING & HEALTHCARE

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COURSES STARTING JULY 2020 LEVEL FEES TIMES
Trauma Informed Care 7 TBC TBC

HOW TO ENROL - choose 'Trauma Informed Care' in the PROGRAMME drop down box. Go to theenrolment form.



IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Prior learning or knowledge may be required for some courses. Get in touch with us to find out more.

Students of the above courses delivered in partnership with Open Polytechnic, enrol directly with Open Polytechnic but are able to use support services and facilities at the WITT campus (eg library, health services, learning support etc)

  • These stand-alone courses are not recommended for international students.
  • If you want to complete a full programme, please enrol into the programme directly.
  • These courses may be cross credited to other programmes if you choose to enrol at a later date.

Please note: Stand-alone courses are not student loan eligible.

Parking

There are dedicated 3 hour parking spots on campus. You will find these in the carpark off Cracoft Street. Click here to view theCampus map.