Regulations - Business And Economics


Postgraduate Diploma in Business – PGDipBus

The regulations for this postgraduate diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.

Admission

1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:

either

a (i) completed the requirements for any Bachelors degree

and

(ii) gained at least two years of employment experience deemed relevant to this postgraduate diploma by Senate or its representative

and

(iii) performed acceptably in any tests of academic aptitude and/or interviews prescribed by Senate or its representative

or

b (i) completed the requirements for a professional qualification in Accountancy, Engineering, Medicine or a related healthcare subject, Science or other discipline deemed relevant by Senate or its representative

and

(ii) acquired at least two years of employment experience deemed relevant to this postgraduate diploma by Senate or its representative

and

(iii) performed acceptably in any tests of academic aptitude and/or interviews prescribed by Senate or its representative

or

c (i) at least five years of employment experience deemed relevant to this postgraduate diploma by Senate or its representative

and

(ii) performed acceptably in any tests of academic aptitude and/or interviews prescribed by Senate or its representative.

2 Admission to this postgraduate diploma is at the discretion of Senate or its representative.

3 A student who has completed the requirements for the postgraduate diploma in one subject may, with the permission of Senate or its representative on the recommendation of the Director of Postgraduate Diploma in Business Programme, enrol for the postgraduate diploma in another subject.

4 A student who has completed the requirements for the Postgraduate Certificate in Business, may on the recommendation of the relevant Head of Department, and with the approval of Senate or its representative, reassign to a Postgraduate Diploma in Business the courses passed for the associated Postgraduate Certificate in Business.

Duration and Total Points Value

5 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must:

a pass courses with a total value of 120 points

and

b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Diplomas.

6 The total enrolment for this postgraduate diploma must not exceed 160 points.

Structure and Content

7 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must pass courses with a total value of 120 points selected from one of the subjects listed in the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Schedule.

8 With the approval of the Director of Postgraduate Diploma in Business a student may substitute a course or courses with other courses listed in another subject area in the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Schedule.

9 A student who has been credited for another degree or diploma with any course or workshop the same as or similar to those required in the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Schedule will be required to substitute for each course or workshop so credited such additional course(s) or workshop(s) as the Director of Postgraduate Diploma in Business may approve.

10 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity Course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.

Variations

11 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.

Commencement

12 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2006. The 2002 regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Business were thereby repealed.

Postgraduate Diploma in Business (PGDipBus) Schedule

Administration

Requirement:

120 points from BUSADMIN 760–769


Health Management

The PGDipBus in Health Management was suspended in 2019. Students who have a current enrolment in this subject should contact their faculty for advice regarding completion.

Requirement:

75 points from BUSADMIN 763, 764, 766, HLTHMGT 721, POPLHLTH 719

15 points from BUSADMIN 760, 762, 765

15 points: POPLHLTH 722

15 points from MAORIHTH 701, POPLHLTH 724, 739


Māori Development

Requirement:

75 points from MAORIDEV 731–734, 738, BUSADMIN 761–764, 768

45 points: MAORIDEV 720, 721, 722

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