Graduate Diploma in Computer and Information Sciences

Already have a degree? Want to gain an understanding of computer and information sciences in as little as one year? Study the Graduate Diploma in Computer and Information Sciences.

Throughout the Graduate Diploma in Computer and Information Sciences you gain the ability to plan, develop and apply appropriate technologies and tools to frame and solve computing problems.

Minimum entry requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree OR
  • Relevant professional qualification or experience approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

You choose papers from the Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences to make up a total of 120 points.

At least 75 points must be at level 7. You can include 30 points from any other bachelor’s degree, with the approval of your programme leader.

Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences

More details about papers in this programme

Detailed programme structure and paper outlines (Blackboard)

Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers.

  • IT management/supervisor
  • Programmer
  • Project leader
  • Project manager
  • Research and development
  • Software developer
  • Software engineer
  • Technical business analyst
Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3698
Level:
7
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$6,450 - $6,498
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee range based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 fees may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
International
$31,890
  • This represents the tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact tuition fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 tuition fees may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.