EMGT601-24X (C) General non-calendar-based 2024

Engineering Management Professional Skills

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 20 October 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 18 August 2024


This course will further-develop professional skills required for success during and after engineering study, including personal effectiveness, collaboration, networking and communication skills. In addition, the course will focus on topical issues facing engineering managers in New Zealand. This course will be delivered in a series of workshops spanning multiple teaching periods. Through a series of workshops, this course targets best practices in self-assessment, time management, communication, stakeholder engagement and collaboration skills. In addition, this course will be a platform for the development of professional networks, through the incorporation of a mentoring and sponsorship programme, and by students participating in professional networking activities.


Subject to the approval of the Programme Director

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01-P1 Monday 11:00 - 12:00 E10
19 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun
01-P2 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 E10
15 Jul - 25 Aug
Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 E10
19 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun
15 Jul - 25 Aug

Course Coordinator

For further information see Electrical and Computer Engineering Head of Department


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Communication and Collaboration Workshop 15%
Self-Leadership Development Reports 30%
Professional Relationship Development Reports 20%
Guest Lecture Reviews 10%
Group Debate 25%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,197.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Electrical and Computer Engineering .

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