Study Computing & Information Technology at SIT

Information Technology (IT) student at SITTaught by friendly and supportive industry experienced lecturers, the Computing and Information Technology (IT) courses at SIT are comprehensive and emphasise hands-on experience. Our Computing and IT programmes are strongly supported by ICT employers as we equip our graduates with skills to meet the needs of employers.

The demand for highly-skilled graduates to process, manipulate and analyse the ever-growing mountain of information has never been greater. If you are interested in studying app development, the latest web technologies, systems administration, network design and security, software programming and database development, our range of Computing and IT programmes are sure to suit.

We offer certificate and diploma level study, which can lead to the Bachelor of Information Technology - a comprehensive programme that emphasises the practical skills needed for successful, long-term careers in the IT industry. Our Masters and Postgraduate qualifications (Invercargill Campus) provide an opportunity for students to continue on to higher level study, or for senior industry professionals to obtain qualifications to assist their career.

Programmes in Computing & IT at the Gore campus

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Masters Postgraduate Dip/Cert Graduate Dip/Cert Degree Diploma Certificate Short Course STAR / Gateway*


OCertificate32Computing & IT2Gore
OShort Course32Computing & IT2Gore
Masters Postgraduate Dip/Cert Graduate Dip/Cert Degree Diploma Certificate Short Course STAR / Gateway*

* STAR/Gateway programmes are only offered to NZ Secondary Schools

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Computing & IT courses at the Gore campus

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13 weeks full-time

The computing learning starts at the very beginning, so no computer experience is necessary to enrol in this course.  You will learn the use of new technology that is used in many workplaces to efficiently assist in the running of a business, and this includes Word Processing, Excel Spreadsheets, PowerPoint Presentations and Access Database.

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Computing short courses at SIT Gore campus - Word Processing, Spreadsheets, and Power Point

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