Locations, Dates and Times

 Our current intake began the week commencing 31st October 2016 (end date 9th July 2017)

March 2017 Intake – begins week commencing 20th March 2017
July 2017 Intake – begins week commencing 17th July 2017
November 2017 Intake – begins week commencing 13th November 2017

There is a break over Christmas from 19th December 2016 – 15th January 2017 and 10th July 2017 – 16th July 2017 and 6th November 2017 – 12th November 2017 otherwise the course runs every week including over school holidays.

The second 16 weeks of the programme are all work-based with online support but there will be opportunities for you to attend some face to face sessions at The Mind Lab by Unitec to collaborate with your teachers and fellow students, as well as participate online in centrally hosted webinars.

Course Timetable and locations

For the first 16 weeks there are weekly 4 hour sessions at The Mind Lab by Unitec scheduled outside of school hours. In some locations we run sessions multiple times a week to provide flexibility. In addition you can attend at different locations at different times.

The study workload outside the time spent at The Mind Lab by Unitec is expected to be 6-8 hours per week per course in your own time.

Proposed face to face session days and times for the March 2017 intake are as follows (session days and times are subject to change based on final numbers and locations)

AUCKLAND – CENTRAL

Tech Futures Lab, 22 McColl Street, Newmarket
(Parking available at The Mind Lab by Unitec, car park entrance off Park Road, by Grafton Station)

Tuesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

AUCKLAND – NORTH SHORE

Kristin School, 360 Albany Highway, Albany

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

AUCKLAND – SOUTH

Aorere College, Portage Road, Papatoetoe

Thursday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CHRISTCHURCH

The Mind Lab by Unitec, 24 Walker Street, Christchurch Central

Thursday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

CROMWELL / CENTRAL OTAGO

Cromwell College, Barry Avenue, Cromwell

Tuesday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

DUNEDIN

Queens High School, 195 Surrey Street, St Clair, Dunedin

Thursday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

GISBORNE

The Mind Lab by Unitec, Shed 3, Esplanade, Gisborne

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

HAMILTON

Maeroa Intermediate School, 57 Churchill Avenue, Maeroa, Hamilton

Tuesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

HAWKE’S BAY

Frimley School, Frimley Road, Hastings

Tuesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

INVERCARGILL

Southland Girls’ High School, 328 Tweed St, Invercargill

Wednesday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

MASTERTON

Fab Lab, 70 Chapel Street, Masterton

Tuesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

NEW PLYMOUTH

Spotswood College, 129 South Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

ROTORUA

Rotorua Girls’ High School Library, 251 Old Taupo Road, Hillcrest

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

ROLLESTON

Clearview Primary School 20 Broadlands Dr, Rolleston 7614

Monday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

TAURANGA

Mount Maunganui College, Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui

Thursday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

WELLINGTON

The Mind Lab by Unitec, 25 Victoria Street, Petone

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

WHAKATANE

Whakatane High School, Goulstone Road, Whakatane

Wednesday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

WHANGAREI

Excellere College, 39 Great North Road, Kamo

Thursday 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm