Upskill or change your career with business

Business as usual has taken on a whole new meaning in our current environment. Organisations are looking for employees who are willing to be agile and adapt to our ‘new normal’. We have a range of qualifications which offer you the opportunity to either step sideways or step up depending on what you're aspiring to.

From short, sharp certificate programmes to help you get a foot into business, to more intense master's level programmes which provide more in-depth skills and knowledge in different areas of business – you can find the qualification that is most suited to your goals and lifestyle.

Certificate in Business Studies

Step sideways or step up, the choice is yours with a Certificate in Business Studies. With the flexibility of choosing four courses from within the Bachelor of Business you can choose to study general business courses or focus on an area of interest to you. You will gain the formal qualification you need while also getting specialised knowledge in a short period of time.

If you want to continue studying business, you can cross-credit your points into the Bachelor of Business degree.

Study options

You can choose four 15-point courses from the Bachelor of Business that interest you for a general Certificate in Business Studies.

Want to show that you have skills in a specific business discipline? If you want to graduate with a focus area showing on your graduation parchment, you’ll need to complete three of your four 15-point courses in one area.

Focus areas vary depending on your start date but could include areas such as:

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Human Resource Management and Employment Relations
  • Information Systems
  • International Business and Strategy
  • Leading Self and Others
  • Management
  • Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing
  • Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Supply Chain Management

Fees

Domestic students:  $3,121 - $3,356 (fees are subject to change in 2021)

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Detailed information about entry requirements, courses and qualification requirements is available on the full programme page.

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Postgraduate Certificate in Business

Advance your career in just 5 months with our Postgraduate Certificate in Business. You’ll need an undergraduate business degree and may be looking for the next level of knowledge. With our Postgraduate Certificate in Business, you’ll build on your existing knowledge and develop advanced level business skills, subject knowledge and research skills.

If you want to continue studying, you can cross-credit your points into the Master of Business degree.

Study options

Choose four 15-point courses from the Master of Business.

Courses vary depending on your start date and include topics such as:

  • International Financial Statement Analysis
  • Sustainability Accounting and Accountability
  • Microeconomic Theory and Policy
  • Macroeconomic Theory and Practice
  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Financial Modelling
  • Business Analytics
  • International Business and Large Emerging Markets
  • Global Employment
  • Diversity in Organisations
  • Strategic Management
  • Multivariate Analysis and Experimental Design
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Advances in Services Research
  • Shopping Environment Studies
  • Advanced Sport Development
  • Advanced Sport Event Management

Fees

Domestic students: $4,355 (fees are subject to change in 2021)

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Detailed information about entry requirements, courses and qualification requirements is available on the full programme page.

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Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies

Advance your knowledge or change your career. If you have an undergraduate degree in an area other than business and want to develop business skills, you can get a business edge in just five months. You can gain general business knowledge or focus on a particular subject area.

Study options

You choose either four 15-point courses from across different subjects or choose to hone in on an area of business that you are interested in. You can tailor the qualification to suit your goals. Choose courses from a range of available subjects including:

  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Business statistics
  • Management
  • Economics

Fees

Domestic students:  $4,403 (fees are subject to change in 2021)

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Detailed information about entry requirements, courses and qualification requirements is available on the full programme page.

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Are you interested in gaining business expertise to switch careers? Or adding business knowledge to your existing qualification? Our professional master's qualifications can help build a solid foundation in business and can be completed within the year*. With six different areas to choose from, you can follow your passion.

Find out more about the programme you are most interested in:

Master of Applied Finance

Finance is a truly global discipline, and the Master of Applied Finance will give you the skills to go anywhere. Relevant for anyone with a bachelor’s degree, the Master of Applied Finance will allow you to explore a career in a diverse range of finance jobs.

Master of Applied Finance

Master of Business Management

The Master of Business Management is designed to help you move into a career in business management or advance your career to a management role. It’s ideal for students with an undergraduate degree in any discipline who are excited about the impact they could have as a manager working with organisations and individuals to improve performance.

Master of Business Management

Master of Global Business

In a world where technology continues to overcome geographic limitations, the Master of Global Business is an increasingly relevant qualification. If you have a bachelor’s degree in any field you can study global business at master’s level and develop the skills to undertake an important role in a global business, including providing strategic planning or analysis. A Master of Global Business equips you with the skills to become an integral part of an organisation that works with international markets, suppliers and customers.

Master of Global Business

Master of Marketing

Advancements in technology are prompting increasingly diverse buyer behaviour – and making marketing a critical part of any modern business in the process. The Master of Marketing is designed for anyone with an unrelated degree who wants to study marketing at master’s level and develop the skills for a professional marketing role. A Master of Marketing can provide you with career opportunities in a wide range of business, management and other professional fields. Roles include marketing, sales, brand management, business development and market analysis.

Master of Marketing

Master of Professional Accounting

The Master of Professional Accounting equips you with the skills to change careers and become an accountant. It’s designed for people with an unrelated degree who want to work towards registration with leading professional accounting bodies – including Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and CPA Australia.

Master of Professional Accounting

Master of Supply Chain Management

With globalisation, supply chain management provides the framework, tools and techniques for the efficient integration of suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers and customers. Modern supply chains face rising uncertainty and challenges in a fluctuating environment. Supply chain management plays a vital role to tackle these problems and revitalise the global economy. The Master of Supply Chain Management is designed for anyone with a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any field.

Master of Supply Chain Management

*The MPA takes 1.5 years to complete.

Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration

Are you looking at upskilling yourself or your staff? The Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration provides the perfect entry point to strengthen your existing knowledge, enhance your business expertise and develop skills to further your business career.

If you want to continue studying, you can cross-credit your points into the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration, or Master of Business Administration.

Study options

Choose any eight 7.5-point MBA courses that interest you.

Courses vary depending on your start date and include topics such as:

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Information Technology Management
  • Operations Management
  • Managing Projects
  • Macroeconomics for Business
  • Foundations of Finance
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Global Business Perspectives
  • Negotiation
  • High Performance Teams
  • Leadership and Personal Development
  • Dynamics of Organisational Behaviour
  • Marketing Management
  • Sustainability and Change

Fees

Domestic students:  $13,872 (fees are subject to change in 2021)

Find out more

Detailed information about entry requirements, courses and qualification requirements is available on the full programme page.

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