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1679

Postgraduate - Course

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This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2015 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Business and Economics

Course code1679
Managing facultyBusiness and Economics
Abbreviated titleGradCertBus
CRICOS code069580E
Total credit points required24
Standard duration of study (years)0.5 years FT, 1 year PT
Study mode and locationOn-campus (Caulfield)
Admission, fee and application details http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/1679
Contact details

Visit http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/contact.html

Course coordinator

Dr Nell Kimberley

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

This generic course is a stand-alone award, or a pathway to a graduate diploma or master's degree, and is designed to enable students to experience an introduction to a variety of business disciplines, or to tailor their subject selection to their specific area of interest.

Outcomes

These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 8, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate AttributesAustralian Qualifications Framework level 8, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/alignmentofoutcomes.html).

Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to:

  • communicate effectively using different formats, to students, staff and industry
  • identify local and global networks that support and enhance business
  • review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise a variety of materials in order to respond to business issues
  • have knowledge to graduate certificate level in business.

Structure

This course consists of four units.

Requirements

Students must complete any four graduate-level units from the Faculty of Business and Economics.

These units can be identified using the browse units toolbrowse units tool (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/units/search) or the index of units by facultyindex of units by faculty (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/units/index-byfaculty-bus.html) in the current edition of the handbook. The level of the unit is indicated by the first number in the unit code; postgraduate units are those that commence with the numbers 5. Students must be able to meet any unit prerequisites.

Progression to further studies

Students who successfully complete the Graduate Certificate in Business may be eligible for admission to a master's program in the Faculty of Business and Economics subject to satisfying the appropriate entry requirementsentry requirements (http://www.monash.edu.au/study/coursefinder/faculty/buseco).

Award(s)

Graduate Certificate in Business
Graduate Certificate of Business