Business Management

Imagine yourself leading a company to great successes. An effective manager is someone with leadership skills who can make decisions, plan and organise. Leadership means setting standards and living up to them, and showing others how to do the same. Management in all business activity is the act of getting people together to accomplish desired goals and objectives.

Programmes

  • Bachelor of Applied Management - Accounting

    • Code: WR2836
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 360
    • Duration: 3 years

    Take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations, and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field.

    This qualification provides students with...

  • Bachelor of Applied Management - Business Management

    • Code: WR2836
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 360
    • Duration: 3 years

    Take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations, and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field.

    This qualification provides students with management...

  • Diploma in Human Resource Management

    • Code: WR2909
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This diploma is an entry-level qualification for those students already working in a lower or mid-level human resources role, who lack the time to complete a full-time two year qualification...

  • Diploma in Marketing

    • Code: WR2910
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This diploma provides an entry-level qualification for those students who are seeking a career or already working in marketing, sales and related industries. This qualification seeks to provide students with...

  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Management - Business Strand

    • Code: WR2917
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This graduate diploma is designed to provide students with an opportunity to acquire additional specialist knowledge and skills in the field of business management.

    This qualification further aims to provide students...

  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Management - Project Management Strand

    • Code: WR2917
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This graduate diploma is designed to provide students with an opportunity to acquire additional specialist knowledge and skills in the field of project management.

    This qualification further aims to provide students...

  • Master of Management

    • Code: WR3064
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, July, November
    • Level: 9
    • Credits: 180
    • Duration: 18 months

    This qualification is designed for domestic and international students seeking an advanced scholarly research and practice-informed management qualification. It will complement existing postgraduate studies and further career aspirations through mastery...

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Management

    • Code: WR3062
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 1 semester

    This qualification is designed for domestic and international students seeking to broaden scholarly research and management capabilities. It will build on previous undergraduate degree, graduate studies and/or strengthen career aspirations...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Management

    • Code: WR3063
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This qualification is designed for domestic and international students seeking to advance scholarly research and practice-informed management. It will build on previous undergraduate degree, graduate and post graduate studies and...

  • Short Award in Professional Studies

    • Code: WR3076
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • Duration: 1 semester

    To provide an opportunity for students, under the guidance of a research supervisor, to develop the skills necessary to write a research proposal and carry out a small research project.

    ...

Courses

  • Accounting Information Systems

    • Code: MGMT.6957
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is for students to demonstrate an understanding of accounting information systems and the changing role of the accountant in relation to information systems....

  • Accounting Practices

    • Code: MGMT.5501
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to enable students to record and process financial transactions and prepare financial statements and cash budgets for entities, in accordance with current accounting practices....

  • Accounting Practices

    • Code: MGMT.5901
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with skills and knowledge to enable them to record and process financial transactions, prepare financial statements and budgets in accordance with...

  • Accounting Principles

    • Code: MGMT.5500
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will understand financial statements and reports and be able to analyse and interpret financial performance for sole traders and small companies....

  • Accounting Principles

    • Code: MGMT.5000
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will develop the ability to interpret financial statements and reports and analyse business performance for sole traders and small companies....

  • Advanced Applied Research Project

    • Code: MGMT.9002
    • Level: 9
    • Credits: 45
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will independently undertake an original research project or creative scholarly work specific to their chosen field under supervision. They will plan and negotiate, taking into consideration biculturalism and quadruple...

  • Advanced Applied Research Proposal

    • Code: MGMT.9001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will identify an area to research, formulate research questions and hypotheses, conduct a literature review, select a methodological approach and create both research approval and ethics approval application documents...

  • Advanced Financial Accounting

    • Code: MGMT.7901
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is for students to demonstrate an understanding and critical awareness of the theoretical principles underlying accounting practice including regulatory and technical aspects of financial accounting...

  • Advanced Management Accounting

    • Code: MGMT.7902
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is for students to demonstrate an understanding and critical awareness of contemporary management accounting theory and practice, applying numerical and analytical skills....

  • Ako Hauora 1 / Health Studies 1

    • Code: HLTH.6001
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to enable students to explore the effects of socio-political and cultural determinants of health on individual, whānau/family, groups and communities. The students will explore...

  • Applied Management

    • Code: MGMT.6636
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will identify a managerial problem, and research and apply management concepts and tools to find and recommend possible solutions to the problem....

  • Applied Research

    • Code: NURS.7001
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Develop in depth knowledge of the research process, design, and contribution to best practice. Students will gain competence in critiquing research reports, formulating proposals, and completing ethical approval processes....

  • Auditing

    • Code: MGMT.6905
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim is for students to demonstrate an understanding of the nature and purpose of auditing, the regulatory requirements and the process of auditing including auditing standards....

  • Business Communication

    • Code: COMM.5560
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will apply communication knowledge and skills in the evolving context of New Zealand and global business. This course will enable students to be better equipped to write business letters,...

  • Business Communications

    • Code: COMM.5960
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Gain the ability to communicate effectively using a wide range of techniques and technologies within a business environment. This course will enable students to be better equipped to write business...

  • Business Computing

    • Code: COMP.5950
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills needed to apply generic computer skills and use software functions effectively to meet business requirements....

  • Business Computing

    • Code: COMP.5550
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Gain an understanding of the components of an information system and the knowledge to enable them to discuss and evaluate communication technologies and the issues associated with computer use. This...

  • Business Finance

    • Code: MGMT.6603
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will apply financial management knowledge and skills to a small or medium size business for decision-making purposes....

  • Business Finance

    • Code: MGMT.6903
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge to evaluate and apply of a range of financial management components to assist decision-making in business contexts....

  • Business Information Systems

    • Code: COMP.5105
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course will provide students with an understanding of the contemporary business environment in which they will operate as information technology specialists. Also, it will give students an introduction to...

  • Business Statistics

    • Code: MGMT.5922
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the concepts and methods of data analysis, statistical inference and financial mathematics....

  • Buyer Behaviour and Communication Strategies

    • Code: MGMT.6944
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the tools to examine buyer behaviour and develop appropriate marketing communication strategies to reach target markets....

  • Buyer Behaviour and Communication Strategies

    • Code: MGMT.6644
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the tools to examine buyer behaviour and develop appropriate marketing communication strategies to reach target markets....

  • Change Management

    • Code: MGMT.8005
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will learn how to investigate, evaluate and apply change management theories that aid in making the employee and organisation ready for immediate or continuous change....

  • Change Management

    • Code: MGMT.7931
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the causes and effects of change that will enable them to apply change management tools in organisational change...

  • Communication for Managers

    • Code: COMM.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will analyse their personal communication style and investigate congruence to effective management practices. Students will critically examine a range of professional communication practices required to address an array of...

  • Corporate Law

    • Code: MGMT.6911
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will understand the legal requirements for establishment, operation and the cessation of various forms of business entities with a focus on companies, securities and partnership law. Students will also...

  • Cultural Intelligence in the Hospitality Industry

    • Code: HOSP.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will investigate the theory of cultural intelligence (CQ) and its application to hospitality organisations as a critical aspect of achieving business success in a global environment. Students will discuss...

  • E-business

    • Code: MGMT.7932
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of electronic business with a focus on its implementation through the Internet and the world wide web....

  • Economic Environment

    • Code: MGMT.5520
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will apply elements of economic theory to the contemporary New Zealand environment....

  • Employment Relations

    • Code: MGMT.6635
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Whakatane

    Students will apply knowledge of current New Zealand employment relations legislation, processes and practices, and understand the implications for employment relationships....

  • Employment Relations

    • Code: MGMT.6935
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will apply current New Zealand employment relations legislation, processes and practices, and understand the implications for employment relationships....

  • Finance for Managers

    • Code: MGMT.8004
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will evaluate a range of financial methods and approaches to utilising financial assets, reflecting on their significance in management roles. Financial asset value determination and utility, capital structures, and...

  • Financial Accounting

    • Code: MGMT.6601
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will apply Generally Accepted Accounting Practice (GAAP) to prepare and present general purpose financial reports for a company and evaluate a listed company for the purpose of shareholder investment....

  • Fundamentals of Marketing

    • Code: MGMT.5541
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with a working knowledge of fundamental marketing concepts relevant to contemporary organisations....

  • Fundamentals of Marketing

    • Code: MGMT.5941
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with a working knowledge of fundamental marketing concepts relevant to contemporary organisations....

  • Fundamentals of Small Business

    • Code: MGMT.4435
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will demonstrate knowledge of the characteristics, options and operation of small business in the New Zealand context....

  • Global Business Developments

    • Code: MGMT.7933
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the ability to explore patterns of international business and identify major factors that impact upon global business operations: including economic,...

  • Governance and Management in Health Care

    • Code: HLTH.8002
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will investigate the concepts of governance and management alongside the impact these roles have on health care and health outcomes within the health care sector. Also investigated are Māori...

  • Human and Resource Management

    • Code: MGMT.8006
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Analyse human resource management theories, models, systems and relevant employer-related legislation key to human resources management. Human resources practices will be considered in line with strategic human resources management –...

  • Human Resource Management

    • Code: MGMT.6933
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the roles, functions and application of Human Resource Management within contemporary New Zealand organisations....

  • Impact of Information Technology in Organisations

    • Code: COMP.8201
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will critically analyse the role and application of information technology in organisations, and evaluate strategies, policies and procedures for managing the use of information technology. Students will also examine...

  • Industry Project

    • Code: MGMT.7990
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the opportunity to apply knowledge gained from theoretical courses in a practical context that relates to the student's chosen area...

  • Industry Project

    • Code: MGMT.7991
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the opportunity to apply knowledge gained from theoretical courses in a practical context that relates to the student's chosen area...

  • Information Skills

    • Code: GENR.5581
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course will provide students with an introduction to methods of collecting and using information, skills in utilising library resources, online/electronic database and computer software packages for research and essay...

  • Information Technology and Business Intelligence

    • Code: COMP.8002
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will explore the fundamentals of business intelligence techniques and provide understanding of major issues and applications in business intelligence (BI) and data mining (DM) for optimisation of business performance....

  • Introduction to Commercial Law

    • Code: MGMT.5910
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge and skills in law relevant to business....

  • Introduction to Commercial Law

    • Code: MGMT.5510
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of commercial law and enable application to legal reasoning....

  • Introduction to Databases

    • Code: COMP.5108
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the way computers represent data and to give students an introduction to database systems....

  • Leadership

    • Code: MGMT.6630
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the concepts of leadership and to enable them to apply principles of leadership in a dynamic environment. Students...

  • Leadership in Business

    • Code: MGMT.7935
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to give students the ability to manage themselves well, develop others, encourage full participation and teamwork, build relationships, spur innovation and creative thinking, foster...

  • Leadership In Health Care

    • Code: HLTH.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will investigate leadership in the health care sector from theoretical, historical and functional perspectives with a view to enhancing their understanding of the impact of leadership ability. Students will...

  • Management Accounting

    • Code: MGMT.6602
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Collect, interpret, present, and use relevant management accounting information for an organisation to effectively plan, control and make appropriate decisions regarding business operations....

  • Management Practice: Critical Analysis and Review

    • Code: MGMT.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will develop their ability to critically evaluate management theory and practice, including developing the capability to investigate and analyse information to further inform management practice....

  • Marketing Planning and Control

    • Code: MGMT.6648
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will produce an operational marketing plan for a market, business or product....

  • Marketing Research

    • Code: MGMT.6942
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the tools to design and conduct marketing research to develop and assess marketing strategies....

  • Marketing Research

    • Code: MGMT.6642
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the tools to design and conduct marketing research to develop and assess marketing strategies....

  • Operations Management

    • Code: MGMT.6632
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the principles and functions of operations management and apply techniques to ensure efficient and effective production of goods...

  • Organisation and Management

    • Code: MGMT.5530
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    Students will understand the factors that influence management and the organisation and apply a range of factors....

  • Organisation and Management

    • Code: MGMT.5930
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to introduce students to the factors that influence management and management decisions within an organisation....

  • Professional Practice 3 (Leadership and Management)

    • Code: NURS.7021
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Tauranga (Windermere)

    This course will provide the student with the knowledge to examine leadership, management and group process theories and apply them to health care setting and provision of holistic care, with...

  • Programming Principles and Concepts (Java)

    • Code: COMP.5111
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students the good knowledge of designing and developing small computer programs within the context of programming language....

  • Project Management

    • Code: MGMT.6939
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to be able to initiate, plan and apply project management techniques to a project....

  • Quality Management Systems: Macro To Micro

    • Code: MGMT.8002
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will analyse in-depth organisational quality management systems at both the macro and micro levels. A range of systems and approaches will be examined with a view to students being...

  • Rangahau 2: Practice-based Research

    • Code: GENR.7026
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide an opportunity for students, under the guidance of a research supervisor, to develop the practice-based research skills necessary to write a research...

  • Service Sector Marketing

    • Code: HOSP.8002
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will gain applied knowledge and skills in service sector marketing. Specifically, they will explore marketable values, target market characteristics and the value proposition, expanded marketing mix, and marketing communication...

  • Special Topic

    • Code: GENR.7112
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course provides students with the opportunity to develop knowledge in an area of interest within their subject discipline. The student, with assistance from the supervising lecturer, will present a...

  • Strategic Management

    • Code: MGMT.7930
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to develop students' ability to think strategically when analysing an organisation's current situation and to develop a blueprint for an organisation's strategic intent....

  • Taxation

    • Code: MGMT.6906
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will apply knowledge of taxation rules to New Zealand taxable entities in a range of situations....

  • Taxation

    • Code: MGMT.6606
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Whakatane

    Students will apply knowledge of taxation rules to New Zealand taxable entities in a range of situations....

  • Te Kaiako hei Kairangahau: The Teacher as a Researcher

    • Code: TECE.7028
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to give students an understanding of practice based research by providing an opportunity for students to advance their skills and knowledge of research in...

  • Work-integrated Project 1

    • Code: GENR.8001
    • Level: 8
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Students will learn how to investigate a range of significant challenges in their chosen field, then research and develop a proposal to overcome one of those challenges. The proposal will...

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