Welcome to Techtorium’s Teacher Portal

HERE YOU WILL FIND ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED TO SUPPORT, PLAN, AND BOOK YOUR STUDENTS ONTO OUR POPULAR SHORT COURSES

We have been delivering short courses to New Zealand Secondary Schools for 10 years. These courses have enabled countless secondary school learners to gain better insight into IT as a career path. Our courses are designed to “un-jumble the jargon” and offer learners a chance to immerse themselves in the work of computer engineering and software development. Our purpose is to help secondary school learner make more informed decisions about IT as a profession.

OUR TEAM IS HERE TO SUPPORT YOUR TEAM

Our team is passionate about delivering leading education and pathways solutions for your students. We are here to help.

Margaret - Tertiary Pathways

MARGARET MOALA

Head of Tertiary Pathways

Catherine Tertiary Pathways

CATHERINE COETZEE

Tertiary Pathways Manager

Rachel - Tertiary Pathways Manager

RACHEL API

Tertiary Pathways Manager

Ali Tertiary Pathways

ALISON PAYNE

Tertiary Pathways Coordinator

#Short-course-information

SHORT COURSES AVAILABLE

We offer a total of 4 short courses in Computer Engineering, Software Development, check below for more information on all our short courses!

SHORT COURSE CALENDAR

Book your students into the right course that meets their career aspirations.

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APRIL

APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 1)

Cyber Security (April 15th – April 17th | 9am – 3pm)

Cloud Technologies (April 15th – April 17th | 9am – 3pm)

 

APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 2)

Cyber Security (April 22nd – April 24th | 9am – 3pm)

Cloud Technologies (April 22nd – April 24th | 9am – 3pm)

 

JULY

JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 1 & Week 2)

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APRIL

APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 1)

Programming (April 15th – April 17th | 9am – 3pm)

Games (April 15th – April 17th | 9am – 3pm)

 

APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 2)

Programming (April 22nd – April 24th | 9am – 3pm)

Games (April 22nd – April 24th | 9am – 3pm)

 

JULY

JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (Week 1 & Week 2)

TECH PATHWAYS

Term 1, week 3 start (Total 7 weeks) – Begins 21st February 2024

Term 2, week 1 start (Total 9 weeks) -Begins 1st May 2024

Term 3, week 1 start (Total 9 weeks) – Begins 24th July 2024

Term 4, week 1 start (Total 5 weeks) – Begins 16th October 2024

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Introduction into Engineering 

CYBER SECURITY
Protect and defend your network
Year 12 & 13 | Level 4
10 credits

This course will give you a basic understanding of common cyber security threats, vulnerabilities, risks and solutions. You will learn how to assess an affected user as well as plan, and create a security approach for a wider organisation.

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CLOUD TECHNOLOGIES
Your PC anywhere, anyhow
Year 12 & 13 | Level 3
9 credits

This course will give you a basic understanding of cloud computing, networks and protocols., vulnerabilities, risks and solutions. In this course you will also implement security solutions when using digital tools.

CODE

INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING

CODE programming - Techtorium IT short courses 2023

PROGRAMMING
Kick off with Code
Year 12 & 13 | Level 3
11 credits

*Required to complete Games short course*

This course teaches techniques for implementing scalable, resilient and responsive systems. By the end of the course you will be able to design to spec, write code, test and modify a program; and create simple end-user documentation.

CODE Games -Techtorium IT short courses 2023

Games
Be a game maker
Year 12 & 13 | Level 3 & 4
10 credits

*Programming Short Course must be completed first*

An introduction to the concepts of gaming. You will learn how to move a game from concept through to design with basic programming too. By the end of the course, you will have designed a prototype and tested a simple game and created documentation for the game

  • 1st Course

  • NZ$230+GST
    • Per Student, Per Course

  • 2nd Course

  • NZ$230+GST
    • Per Student, Per course

  • 3rd or more course

  • NZ$210+GST
    • Per Student, Per Course

For more detailed information about these short courses and their content, please contact the pathways team

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Familiar Days

Join us at Techtorium for a day; Familiarise yourself with the IT world, and the services we can offer you. Learn some IT skills and have fun.

 

  • High school students come to our campus and join us for a day. The day will involve exploring, learning and fun IT activities. 
  • In order to provide equal opportunity to all high schools, we prioritize year 13 and year 12 students for these events. The ideal group size is a minimum of 11 and no more than 30 for one day.

 

Require more information? Contact us at pathways@Techtorium.ac.nz and one of our Tertiary Pathways team will be able to answer any questions you may have.

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