postgraduate courses

GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The Graduate Diploma of Business Administration builds upon the Graduate Certificate and provides you with an understanding of the strategic approach required to achieve organisational success. This necessitates the adoption of disruptive innovation as well as emotional and cultural intelligence. You will have the opportunity to tailor your degree by selecting electives aligned to your interests and career requirements.

COURSE CRICOS CODE 078566F

AQF Level 8

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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

This qualification is ideal if you wish to develop your knowledge and understanding in key areas of management. You may leverage your existing experience with enhanced analytical, strategic and leadership skills to achieve career advancement, make a career change or start your own business.

PATHWAY TO FURTHER STUDIES

Upon successful completion you may be eligible for full credit towards our Master of Business Administration course, or another course with an alternative higher education provider in Australia.

MARKETING
CONSULTING
OPERATIONS
HUMAN RESOURCES
BUSINESS ANALYSIS
ENTREPRENEUR

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KEY FACTS

INTAKES
March, July, November

DURATION
Standard study option
1 year, 4 months / 8 subjects/ 4 trimesters
An accelerated study option is available depending on subject offerings.

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: 6 core + 2 electives 
(Completion of the Graduate
Certificate plus 2 core + 2 electives)

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

CORE ON CAMPUS SUBJECTS

CODESUBJECTCORE/ELECTIVE
MBA401People, Culture and Contemporary LeadershipCore
MBA402Governance, Ethics and SustainabilityCore
MBA403Financial and Economic Interpretation and CommunicationCore
MBA404Consumer Behaviour and Marketing PsychologyCore
MBA501Dynamic Strategy and Disruptive InnovationCore
MBA502Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, and DiversityCore

ELECTIVE ON CAMPUS SUBJECTS

CODESUBJECTCORE/ELECTIVE
MBA503Operations Management and Decision-Making ModelsElective
MBA504Introduction to Data Analytics for BusinessElective
MBA505Business Psychology, Coaching and MentoringElective
MBA506Thinking Styles, Negotiation, and Conflict ManagementElective
MBA507 InternshipElective

Please note that unit offerings are subject to change based on the number of enrolments and staff availability. Students should review individual subject information for specific assessment details as assessment methods may vary.

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 course 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.