postgraduate courses

GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Contemporary demands of management require you to have an increasing range of skills over all facets of business.The Graduate Diploma extends the skill-focused study and practical work in order to develop your professional understanding and problem-solving abilities.

The Graduate Diploma builds upon the Graduate Certificate and adds core disciplines of management relating to accounting, finance, marketing, and people management. The program enables students to do this within a standalone postgraduate award.

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It is great for students who require an introduction to business and its environment, while developing skills in the core disciplines of management.

With a Graduate Diploma of Business Administration you can leverage your existing experience with enhanced practical skills. Whether your goal is to advance your career, change career paths or start up your own business, you will hone the necessary skills and knowledge to gain control of your future.

SKILLS YOU’LL LEARN

01. Knowledge
Demonstrate fundamental knowledge across a wide range of business disciplines.

02. Communication
Explain the broad economic, social, regulatory and ethical environments in which businesses operate within our global economy

03. Application
Apply knowledge from various business disciplines to formulate solutions to technical business problems

OUTCOMES & FUTURE STUDIES

CAREER OPTIONS

Upon completion of this course graduates would be targeting employment in the areas of business consultation, or middle to high levels of business management.

PATHWAY TO FURTHER STUDIES

Graduates may apply for credit entry into the Master of Business Administration or a related graduate degree at another Australian higher education provider.

MARKETING
TRADING
MANAGEMENT
HUMAN RESOURCES
REAL ESTATE
ENTREPENEUR

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KEY FACTS

INTAKES
March, July, November

DURATION
1 year (12 months): 3 trimesters
Maximum time for this course completion is 3 years (9 trimesters)
for Online and classroom based Domestic Students (as per Academic Success Policy)

MODE
On campus, full-time or part-time
Online and part-time mode is only available to Domestic students. You may also be eligible for Online Study mode if you are an international student living abroad.

STRUCTURE
8 subjects

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Please click for international or domestic entry requirements

FEES
Please click whether you are an international or domestic student to view the relevant schedule.

COURSE SUBJECTS

COMPULSARY ON CAMPUS SUBJECTS

CODESUBJECTCORE/ELECTIVE
MBA501Dynamic Strategy and Disruptive InnovationCore
MBA502Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, and DiversityCore
MBA503Operations Management and Decision-Making ModelsElective
MBA504Data Analysis, Problem Solving, and Digital OperationsElective
MBA505Business Psychology, Coaching and MentoringElective
MBA506Thinking Styles, Negotiation, and Conflict ManagementElective

Please note that unit offerings are subject to change based on the number of enrolments and staff availability.

To graduate with the Master of Business Administration studies you must complete 7 core subjects and 5 electives. To maintain flexibility, our MBA offers nested qualifications – if students enrol, but do not complete the entire degree, upon completion of the specified number of subjects, they may exit with a lower qualification.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

Students may be eligible for credit for academic work previously completed and should apply to the School for this to be recognised as an exemption from individual units of study. Students are able to receive exemptions of up to 50% of the course from a relevant postgraduate qualification, and up to 30% of the program from a relevant undergraduate qualification.

FEES & PREREQUISITES

DOMESTIC STUDENTS

Follow the link below if you are an Australian citizen or resident and would like to know more about the fees and prerequisites for this course.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Follow the link below if you are a citizen or resident of a country other than Australia and would like to know more about the fees and prerequisites for this course.