Regulations for the Graduate Diploma in Information Technology
||Candidates for the Graduate
Diploma in Information Technology must have qualified for the award
of a bachelors degree of the University of Waikato or for a qualification
considered by the Academic Board to be equivalent.
||In exceptional circumstances, candidates who do not
meet the requirements of section 1 of these regulations may be accepted
into the GradDipInfoTech programme provided that they complete any
coursework, or pass any papers, under terms and to standards determined
by the Academic Board.
||With the special approval of the Academic Board, candidates
in their final year of study for a bachelors degree of the University,
who have no more than 40 points left to complete the requirements
for a qualification as specified in section 1 of these regulations,
may be permitted by the Academic Board to enrol concurrently in
||Candidates must enrol, and follow a programme of study,
in the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences for at least
||Candidates must gain at least 120 points above Level
1, including at least 60 points above Level 2. One of the Level
2 papers must be COMP208 or its equivalent. In addition, students
planning to proceed to postgraduate study in Computer Science must
include COMP209 in their programmes. All papers must be in Computer Science.
||The prescriptions for the papers are set out in the
Calendar of the University of Waikato.
||The Academic Board or delegated authority may vary or
waive these regulations in individual cases.