GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF MANAGEMENT - CRICOS CODE – 040012J
THE COURSE AIMS TO PROVIDE
A coherent, integrated development program designed to prepare students for assuming broad managerial responsibilities;
A variety of focused specialist courses that prepare the student for the immediate demands of a particular industrial or professional managerial setting; and
A basis for further formal studies in management.
OBJECTIVES ALSO INCLUDE:
Developing approaches to learning that will enable practising managers to demonstrate initiative, flexibility, problem solving ability, innovative thinking and responsiveness to change in their work environments;
Providing a strong foundation in management and communications, accounting, human resource management, economics and marketing as the base disciplines of management;
Developing a managerial focus and style that promotes awareness of the environment in which graduates will operate, and to develop approaches that are appropriate to these environments; and
Developing relevant knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable graduates to contribute to a specific managerial setting and promote the contribution of effective management in that setting
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (INTERNATIONAL)
A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognised university. In exceptional circumstances applicants who do not have a bachelor’s degree may be admitted on the basis of relevant work experience, non-degree qualifications (including professional qualifications), and demonstrated capacity to undertake the course, as assessed by the Courses Coordinator. Applicants without a bachelor’s degree would normally be admitted initially to the Graduate Certificate in Commerce.
Applicants would be presumed to have proficiency in using a computer, including common office automation software such as spreadsheets and word-processing programs. Where such proficiency is not held, applicants would be required to undertake a preparatory program which would be additional to the MPA course requirements.
IE TS: Overall band score of 6.0, with no individual sub-score below 5.5.
FEES AUD 7,650 per semester PROGRAM DURATION 1 year or 2 semesters
Year 1 Semester 1
BUACC5901 BUECO 5903
Accounting and Finance Business Economics
BUMGT 5921 BUMKT 5922
Organisations: Behaviour, Structure, Processes Competitive Analysis
BUMKT 5901 BULAW 5911
Marketing Managing the Legal Environment
BUMGT 6927 BUMGT 6973
Creativity and Innovation Project Management
As they are subject to staff availability, there is no guarantee that every course will be offered in any particular semester.
All courses are subject to change through the processes of regular program revision.