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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Diploma in Business Studies
DipBusStuds

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Diploma in Business Studies requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

2. Admission to the Diploma in Business Studies (Financial Advice) requires that the candidate will have been awarded or qualified for the Certificate in Financial Advice.

Qualification Requirements

3. Candidates for the Diploma in Business Studies shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits, comprising:

(a) at least 45 credits above 100 level;

(b) at least 90 credits from the Schedule for the Diploma in Business Studies.

and including:

(c) any compulsory courses;

(d) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.

4. Notwithstanding Regulation 3 (a) candidates who are enrolled in the Financial Advice endorsement are exempt from the requirement to complete at least 45 credits above 100-level.

Specialisations

5. The Diploma in Business Studies is awarded with or without an endorsement.

6. Candidates may complete an endorsement by passing 120 credits in an endorsement. The requirements for each endorsement are set out in the Schedule for the Qualification.

7. The endorsements available for the Diploma in Business Studies are: Financial Advice.

Completion Requirements

8. Any timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

9. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded a Certificate in Business Studies should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Academic Progress

10. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Diploma in Business Studies

110109 Introductory Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 115112 or 115102 or 110100 C 115112 or 115102 R 110215, 110,230, 110213 (1999)

110209 Intermediate Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 110109 or 110215 or 110230 R 10210, 10213 (Pre 1999), 110313

110229 Management Accounting 15 credits
P 110109 or 110215 or 110230 R 10200, 10220, 110223

110249 Accounting Information Systems 15 credits
P 110109 or 110215 or 110230 R 10240, 110243

110279 Auditing 15 credits
P 115112 or 115102 or 110100 or 110230 R 110274

110289 Taxation 15 credits
P 110100 or 110230 or 115102 or 115112 R 10283, 110274

110303 Integrative Accounting 15 credits
P 240 credits inclusive of 110209 or 110313; 110229 or 110223; and at least 15 credits at 300-level with a 110 prefix from the BBS Schedule

110309 Advanced Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 110209 or 110313 R 110713, 10310

110329 Advanced Management Accounting 15 credits
P 110229 or 110223 R 110320

110369 Forensic Accounting 15 credits
P 110279

110379 Advanced Auditing 15 credits
P 110109 or 110215 or 110230; and 110279 or 110274

110380 Estate and Tax Planning 15 credits
P 110274 or 110289 or 125211 C 125211

110389 Advanced Taxation 15 credits
P 110109 or 110215 or 110230; and 110289 or 110274 R 110783

114240 Organisational Behaviour 15 credits

114241 Principles of Human Resources Management 15 credits

114254 Employment Relations 15 credits

114330 Equity and Diversity in the Workplace 15 credits

114331 Contemporary HRM and Employment Relations 15 credits
P 114241 or 114254

114332 Decent Work 15 credits
P 114241 or 114254

114396 Strategic Human Resource Management 15 credits
P 114241

115109 Introduction to Business Analytics 15 credits

115111 Communication Theory and Practice 15 credits
R 219100 and 219203

115112 Accounting for Business 15 credits
R 115102

115113 Economics for Business 15 credits
R 115106

115114 Finance Fundamentals 15 credits
R 115105

115115 Management in Context 15 credits
R 115108

115116 Introduction to Marketing 15 credits
R 115104

115211 Business Law 15 credits
P 90 credits at 100-level R 115103, 155110

115212 Fundamentals of Leadership and Teamwork 15 credits
P 90 credits at 100 level

125111 Managing your Personal Finances 15 credits

125143 Essentials of Investment Advice 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125155 Essentials of Insurance Advice - Life, Disability, and Health 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125156 Essentials of Insurance Advice - General 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125163 Essentials of Residential Property Lending Advice 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125179 Introduction to Financial Advice 30 credits

125220 Financial Institutions and Markets 15 credits
P 115114

125230 Business Finance 15 credits
P 115114

125241 Introduction to Investments 15 credits
P 115114 R 125240

125250 Financial Modelling 15 credits
P 115114 or 115105

125320 International Finance 15 credits
P 125230; and one of 125220 or 125241 or 110209 or 152261

125330 Advanced Business Finance 15 credits
P 125230; and one of 125320 or 125340 or 125350 or 125364 or 110309 C 125320 or 125340 or 125350 or 125364 or 110309

125340 Investment Analysis 15 credits
P 125241 R 125342

125350 Financial Risk Management 15 credits
P 125230; and either 125220 or 125241

125364 Bank Financial Management 15 credits
P 115114 or 115105; and 125220 R 125360, 125361, 125362, 125363

127241 Property Market Principles 15 credits

127242 Introduction to Property Valuation 15 credits
R 127255

127245 Introduction to Property Finance and Investment 15 credits
P 115114 or 115105

127341 Property Management and Development 15 credits
P 127241

127342 Applied Property Finance and Investment 15 credits
P 127241, 127242, 127245 and one of 127341 or 127343 or 127378 C 127341 or 127343 or 127378

127343 Applied Property Valuation 15 credits
P 127242

127378 Property Economics and Planning 15 credits

152203 Business and Society 15 credits
R 52101

152232 Small Business Management 15 credits

152233 Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship and Innovation 15 credits
R 152230

152250 Managing Organisations 15 credits
R 152200

152252 Project Management 15 credits

152261 International Business 15 credits

152264 International Supply Chain Management 15 credits

152270 Māori Management 15 credits

152304 Managing Services 15 credits

152325 Designing and Developing Organisations 15 credits
P Any 200 level course from the 152 course prefix series R 152360, 152303, 152341

152330 Enterprise Development 15 credits

152331 Scaling and Growth 15 credits
P 152233 or 152234

152333 New Venture Project 15 credits

152336 Leadership Practice 15 credits
R 152328, 152329

152338 Cultural Perspectives on Entrepreneurship 15 credits
P 152233 or 152234

152350 Strategic Management and Governance 15 credits
P Any 200 level Management course R 152341, 152365

152355 Sustainability Issues, Challenges and Responses 15 credits
P Any 200 level course from the 152 course prefix series R 152392

152366 Operational Management of International Business 15 credits

152370 Te Whanaketanga o te Pakihi Māori - Advanced Māori Business Development and Management 15 credits

153204 Negotiation Principles 15 credits
R 153307

155201 Law of Property 15 credits
P 115211 or 115103 or 155202 R 155216, 155700

155202 Essentials of Law 15 credits

155203 Law of Business Organisations 15 credits
P 115211 or 115103 or 155202 R 155200, 155700

155210 Commercial Law 15 credits
P 115211 or 115103 or 155202 R 155200, 155700

155301 Employment Law 15 credits

156231 Strategic Marketing Management 15 credits
P 115116 or 156200

156232 Consumer Behaviour 15 credits
P 115116 or 156200

156233 Marketing Research 15 credits
P 115116 or 156200

156235 Social Media and Digital Marketing 15 credits
P 115116 or 115104 or 156200 or 75 credits for non-Business students

156237 Marketing Communication and Advertising 15 credits
P 115116 or 156200

156334 Marketing Consultancy Project 15 credits
P 156231 and any 1562xx course

156338 International Marketing 15 credits
P 156231 plus either 156232, or both 156235 and 156237

156339 Omni-Channel Retail Marketing 15 credits
P 156231 or 2902xx

156340 Customer Intelligence 15 credits
P 156233

156341 Branding 15 credits
P 156231 and plus either 156232, or both 156235 and 156237

157151 Living and Working with Technology 15 credits
R 115107, 157150, 157100

157240 Social Media Networks for Business 15 credits

157241 Technology Trends for Organisations 15 credits
P 157150 or 157151 or 115107 or 1581xx or 1591xx R 157242

157325 Information Management Project 15 credits
P 15724x C 157341 R 157381, 157342

157340 Organisational Knowledge Management 15 credits
P 1142xx or 1522xx or 1572xx or 1582xx or 1592xx

157350 Technology Governance and Risk Management 15 credits
R 57301, 157373, 157341

161101 Statistics for Business 15 credits
R 115101, 161100, 161111, 161120, 161122, 161130, 161140

178100 Principles of Economic Policy 15 credits

178111 Quantitative Methods for Economics 15 credits

178200 Macroeconomics 15 credits
P 178100 or 115113

178201 Microeconomics 15 credits
P 115113 or 115106

178221 Methods of Economic Analysis 15 credits
P 115113 or 115106 or any 1781xx course

178250 Contemporary Economic Issues 15 credits

178280 Regression and Predictive Analysis 15 credits
P 115113 or 115109

178300 Macroeconomic Policy and Applications 15 credits
P 178200

178301 Microeconomic Theory and Applications 15 credits
P 178201

178307 Markets, Firms and Consumers 15 credits
P 178201 or 178204 or 125230; or ( 115113 or 115106 or 178101) and 178280

178360 Environmental Economics 15 credits

178370 Development Economics 15 credits

178380 Applied Econometrics 15 credits
P 178220 or 178280 R 178321 and 178320

197288 Creative Collaboration 15 credits
P 75 credits at 100 level

197388 Creative Communities 15 credits
P 75 Credits at 200 Level R 198481, 212425, 221382, 222382, 223425, 224382

219203 Business Communication 15 credits
R 114100, 114253, 219100

219204 News Media and Society 15 credits
R 114264

219205 Professional Presentations in Business 15 credits
R 114285

219206 Communication and Technological Change 15 credits
R 114263, 14263

219209 Public Relations Practice 15 credits

219303 Organisational Communication 15 credits
R 114353

219304 Intercultural Communication 15 credits

219305 Public Relations Management 15 credits
P 219209 R 114363

219335 Media Law and Ethics 15 credits
R 219331

222215 Brand Communication 15 credits
P 75 credits at 100 level from College of Creative Arts or 75 credits at 100 level including 115116 or 115104

224205 Design for Display 15 credits
P 75 credits at 100 level R 197205

240260 Logistics and Supply Chain Fundamentals 15 credits
R 115260

240364 Purchasing and Supply Management 15 credits
P 240260 or 240261 or 240263 R 240360, 240361

240365 Demand Chain Management 15 credits
P 240260 or 240261 or 240263 R 240360, 240361

290201 Retail Knowledge Internship 15 credits
P At least 15 credits at 200-level from the 290 course prefix series

290202 Design Thinking for Business Operations 15 credits

290203 Buying and Category Management 15 credits

290204 Managing the Customer Experience 15 credits

290301 Retail Experience Internship 30 credits
P At least 30 credits at 200-level from the 290 course prefix series R 115388

290302 Strategic Transformation in Retailing 15 credits

Endorsements

Financial Advice (120 credits)

Compulsory course (30 credits from)

125179 Introduction to Financial Advice 30 credits

90 credits from

125143 Essentials of Investment Advice 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125155 Essentials of Insurance Advice - Life, Disability, and Health 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125156 Essentials of Insurance Advice - General 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179

125163 Essentials of Residential Property Lending Advice 30 credits
P 125179 C 125179