Computer Networking Certificate (CCNP Route).xml Computer Networking Certificate (CCNP Route)

A-Z study guide

Training Scheme

Annual Fees(indicative 2019)

Programme code

G21127

Domestic

$900 - $940

Starts

Flexible

International

Credits

15

Course related costs

Level

7

Domestic Applications due

1 week before start date

International Applications due

6 weeks before start date

Location

Remote | Face to Face | Blended

Content

Provides the knowledge to plan, configure and verify the implementation of complex enterprise LAN and WAN routing solutions using a range of routing protocols. Also covers configuration of secure routing solutions to support branch offices and mobile workers.

Career opportunities

Programme structure

To complete this Training Scheme you are required to complete 15 credits. Please browse the guide below to view the course options currently available within this qualification.

Core courses
Elective Courses

To be a full time student you need to maintain a workload of 120 credits per year. We recommend you talk with us to ensure you choose electives to benefit your future career.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements
  • University Entrance: NCEA Level 3 (60 credits at Level 3 and 20 credits at Level 2 or higher) which must include:

    • 14 credits at Level 3 in each of three approved* subjects [or list specified subjects here] as well as
    • Literacy* - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 5 credits in reading, 5 credits in writing and
    • Numeracy* - 10 credits at Level 1 or above (specified achievement standards, or unit standards 26623, 26626, 26627)

    * NZQA approved subjects: see http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/qualificationsstandards/awards/university-entrance/

    Note: Students who have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), will be assessed for academic entry equivalency.

Alternative requirements
  • Applicants who are unable to evidence that they meet Academic Requirements, but who can demonstrate acquired skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, may be approved for alternative entry. This may include Recognition of Prior Learning. Contact Ara for advice.

Additional requirements
English requirements
  • If English is not the applicant's first language, applicants will need to provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Chart. Applicants who do not have evidence of English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, may contact Ara for an assessment.

    • IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in any subtest)

    Note:
    IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
    Students who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills.

OVERALL IELTS REQUIREMENTS

6.0 ACADEMIC

SPEAKING

5.5

READING

5.5

WRITING

5.5

LISTENING

5.5
Acceptable Alternatives Chart

Selection criteria

Applicants who meet the requirements for admission are accepted into the programme in the order their applications are received.

Next steps

Application documents

Credit recognition

If you have work experience in this area, or a relevant prior qualification, you may be eligible for credit recognition towards this qualification.