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.
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
Demonstrate fundamental knowledge across a wide range of business disciplines.
Explain the broad economic, social, regulatory and ethical environments in which businesses operate within our global economy
Apply knowledge from various business disciplines to formulate solutions to technical business problems
OUTCOMES & FUTURE STUDIES
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.
WHAT ARE OUR CURRENT AND PAST STUDENTS SAYING ABOUT US?
“Studying management accounting and business communications has helped me learn important work-skills like analysing Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet statements and how to write up my conclusions in the English business style”
Master of Business Administration
“Through the help of KBS’s careers services team, I was able to land an amazing internship opportunity working as a consultant for Sterling & Anderson. KBS went out of their way to give me advice on resume writing, interview tips, English language support, and just generally doing everything they could to keep my confidence high.”
Master of Business Administration
COMPULSARY ON CAMPUS SUBJECTS
|MBA501||Dynamic Strategy and Disruptive Innovation||Core|
|MBA502||Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, and Diversity||Core|
|MBA503||Operations Management and Decision-Making Models||Elective|
|MBA504||Data Analysis, Problem Solving, and Digital Operations||Elective|
|MBA505||Business Psychology, Coaching and Mentoring||Elective|
|MBA506||Thinking Styles, Negotiation, and Conflict Management||Elective|
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
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