The one-year Certificate in Science and Technology gives you an introduction to the main areas involved in studying engineering, or computer or mathematical sciences.
Papers cover mathematics, physics, engineering science and academic literacy. It’s a great pathway to gain a taste of university life and develop the knowledge and study skills for further study at bachelor’s level.
You must have successfully completed secondary schooling to at least year 12, including:
English language requirements
If English or Māori is not your first language you are required to have an Academic IELTS score of 5.5 with no less than 5.0 in each band. For more details, please read about our English Language Requirements.
You will complete one core paper: Academic Literacies. This paper is designed to develop your academic study skills including written and spoken communication, time management and information literacy.
LSKL401 Academic Literacies (15 points)
COMP400 Foundation Programming (15 points)
COMP401 Foundation Problem Solving (15 points)
ENGE400 Introduction to Engineering (15 points)
LSKL403 Tertiary English and Critical Thinking (15 points)
MATH400 Foundation Mathematics (15 points)
MATH401 Foundation Algebra (15 points)
MATH402 Foundation Calculus (15 points)
PHYS400 Foundation Physics A (15 points)
PHYS401 Foundation Physics B (15 points)
STAT400 Foundation Statistics (15 points)
or any other paper relevant to the student's programme of study and approved by the programme leader.
For more information, email: email@example.com
Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers.
Click here to view programme structure and paper outlines.
Additional course information can also be found here.
Last updated: 18-May-2017 8.46am
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.