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Southern Institute of Technology

Invercargill, Christchurch, Queenstown, Gore, Auckland campuses & SIT2LRN Distance Learning

Welcome to the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT), a great choice for a quality education and the home of the Zero Fees Scheme. The Zero Fees Scheme means we cover your tuition fees, so all you have to pay for are the direct material costs for your course. 

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) is a government accredited tertiary provider of NZQA programmes at certificate, diploma, bachelor degree, postgraduate and masters level, with campuses in Invercargill, Queenstown, ChristchurchGore and Auckland. You can also study selected programmes online via SIT2LRN Distance Learning.

About SIT

Student Profiles

Events

Tue 16 Aug 2016

Ethics Committee Meeting

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. The committee meets four times per year.

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Start:  Tuesday, 16 August 2016
End:  Tuesday, 16 August 2016

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. To make an application for approval from the Ethics Committee, complete the Application for Ethics Approval form and submit this and any accompanying paperwork (e.g. information sheets, consent forms or proposed questionnaires) to Judy Fleck, secretary of the Ethics Committee.

Mon 26 Sep 2016 - Fri 30 Sep 2016

Mid-semester break

Semester Two mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 26 September 2016 9:00 a.m.
End:  Friday, 30 September 2016 5:00 p.m.

Semester Two mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Tue 18 Oct 2016

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2016 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 18 October 2016 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 18 October 2016 7:00 p.m.

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Tue 1 Nov 2016

Ethics Committee Meeting

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. The committee meets four times per year.

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Start:  Tuesday, 1 November 2016
End:  Tuesday, 1 November 2016

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. To make an application for approval from the Ethics Committee, complete the Application for Ethics Approval form and submit this and any accompanying paperwork (e.g. information sheets, consent forms or proposed questionnaires) to Judy Fleck, secretary of the Ethics Committee.

Tue 1 Nov 2016

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2016 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 1 November 2016 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 1 November 2016 7:00 p.m.

SIT Invercargill - Main Campus, Tay Street

Come and discuss your 2016 study options with our tutors.

Thu 10 Nov 2016

Southland Health Research 'Five Minute Findings' Forum

This forum will be held at SIT in Invercargill on Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 9am to 1pm in the Hansen Lecture Theatre.

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Start:  Thursday, 10 November 2016
End:  Thursday, 10 November 2016

This forum will be held at SIT in Invercargill on Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 9am to 1pm in the Hansen Lecture Theatre.

It is a fast paced and fun evening showcasing the interesting health research activity that thrives in our region, held in collaboration between SIT and the Southern District Health Board. To be involved, please register your interest by August 5 by sending in a working title and a one line description of your proposed topic to Jo Whittle: joanne.whittle@sit.ac.nz

Thu 10 Nov 2016

Southland Health Research 'Five Minute Findings' Forum

This forum will be held at SIT in Invercargill on Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 9am to 1pm in the Hansen Lecture Theatre.

Read more
Start:  Thursday, 10 November 2016 9:00 a.m.
End:  Thursday, 10 November 2016 1:00 p.m.

This forum will be held at SIT in Invercargill on Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 9am to 1pm in the Hansen Lecture Theatre.

It is a fast paced and fun evening showcasing the interesting health research activity that thrives in our region, held in collaboration between SIT and the Southern District Health Board. To be involved, please register your interest by August 5 by sending in a working title and a one line description of your proposed topic to Jo Whittle: joanne.whittle@sit.ac.nz

Mon 28 Nov 2016

Collaborative Staff Research Symposium 2016

This is an opportunity to share the varied and interesting research happening at OP and SIT with our colleagues from both institutes.

20 minute presentations are welcome in any field of research.

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Start:  Monday, 28 November 2016
End:  Monday, 28 November 2016

This is an opportunity to share the varied and interesting research happening at OP and SIT with our colleagues from both institutes.

20 minute presentations are welcome in any field of research.

We invite abstracts from staff at OP and SIT to share findings or research in progress. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words and must be received by Friday 16 September for peer review.

 THIS IS A GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY 

If you have any queries please contact Jo Whittle, Research Officer, SIT: (03) 211 2699 x 8542 or joanne.whittle@sit.ac.nz

Please email abstracts by 16 September 2016 to: joanne.whittle@sit.ac.nz

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News

25
Jul
Instructors from a prestigious Chinese university have arrived in Southland. Tutors and administrators from the Hubei University of Education are guest teaching at the Southern Institute of Te...
21
Jul
The Southland Chamber of Commerce will manage SIT Centrestage and the TicketDirect Booking Office from August.  Chamber of Commerce chief executive Sheree Carey said the acquisi...
19
Jul
Creative NZ Southland arts pilot begins to take formAfter a slow start to the project, regional arts funding awarded in Southland is finally beginning to take some form. In November, a Creative NZ tender went out to individuals and groups in Southla...
07
Jul
Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) commercial driving students now have a real milk tanker to practise in. The truck and trailer unit, which Fonterra national transport and logistics general ma...
07
Jul
International skills could boost Southland population by 2020Southland employers extending a hand to international students at the end of their studies could help combat the region's aging workforce.  The Southland Regional Development Str...
06
Jul
The Southern Institute of Technology and Fonterra have joined forces to help combat a shortage of skilled truck drivers in Southland.
05
Jul
International student enrolments in Southland increased by 18 per cent last year. Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce said there were more than 220 a...

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