This programme teaches students how to develop great websites in just one year. This programme is designed for those wishing to start their own web design business, wanting to work within an established organisation or up-skill their level of understanding of web design. This course gives students the development and design skills they need to make their mark in this exciting industry. It takes them from determining client needs to choosing a CMS, utilizing databases, designing the user experience, and configuring a website.
This programme only requires 2-days a week in class, with the additional option of one-on-one tutorials available when needed.
From here, graduates can gain employment, or move into Year 2 of our NZ Diploma in Software Development (Level 6) (currently unavailable until 2022). No University Entrance is required to enter this programme.
Click HERE to download the Application Booklet. This will give you a clear understanding of all of the required documents and the process to follow to enable you to enrol.
This programme requires you to bring your own device (BYOD) for study at Vision College. For minimum device requirements, please see the requirements section at the bottom of this page.
*This programme is free for domestic students as it falls under the Government's Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund.
Fees listed are indicative only and may vary with course selection. Exact fees can be confirmed when you
enquire or apply.
* International learners are required to pay additional costs to attend one of our courses or programmes. These additional costs include medical and travel insurance cover.
Computer Systems and Support
Security and Testing
New Zealand Diploma in Web Development and Design (Level 5)
Our Information Technology programmes require you to bring your own device (BYOD) for study at Vision College.
The minimum specifications required for this IT course:
Optional Items include:
Across our programmes we use Microsoft Windows based applications.
User experience (UX) designers design the way websites and software applications (apps) look and work, based on what users need.
Test analysts design and carry out testing processes for new and upgraded computer software and systems, analyse the results, and identify and report problems.
Information technology (IT) helpdesk/support technicians set up computer and other IT equipment and help prevent, identify and fix problems with IT hardware and software.
You will need to contact StudyLink for the answer to this. All of our courses have been approved by the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) and, as such, all New Zealand students that enrol in a programme of study, that includes a study fee, can apply to StudyLink.
Studying for a qualification is a serious commitment, like a full-time job, so any work should be part-time. This Web Development course only requires two days in class a week, so any work you do should not interfere with these classes or study.
Yes. Our Information Technology courses require you to bring your own device (BYOD) for your study at Vision College.
The device specifications can be found on the Individual Web and Software pages, and also in their Course Costs documents.