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Graduate Certificate of International Business

2018

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Overview
Location
Satac Codes
CDU Waterfront Darwin
  1GC529
External Studies
  1GC529
Course Duration
Full-time
Not Available
Part-time
1 year/s
Availability for Admission
Domestic
Semester 1
International
No
CDU Reference
CDU Course Code

UIBUS1

Award
Graduate Certificate of International Business
Faculty/College
College of Business and Law
Sector
HE
Area of study
Business, Accounting and Services Industries

This specialised course complements your current professional qualifications and further develops your knowledge, skills and understanding of international business.

Key areas you will focus on includes:

  • international human resource management
  • international business
  • cross cultural management
  • international marketing.

Admission requirements

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in a business or related field;
OR
Successful completion of a recognised non business award (Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma) aimed at providing the student with professional skills that include a systematic exposure to disciplines such as industrial relations, human resource management, project management, financial management, marketing, economics, ecommerce or strategic management plus a minimum of 6 months employment experience;
OR
Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in an unrelated field plus a minimum of two years full-time employment experience in a managerial role.

Applicants may be asked to provide further documentation detailing their employment experience and outlining managerial roles and achievements. in the form of curriculum vitae, two referee reports and a statement of purpose. The statement of purpose should address why you would like to be admitted into the course, career goals and aspirations and benefits the course will provide you.

Consideration will also be given to non-graduates who have at least five years appropriate professional experience in middle to higher level management.

Course fees

Non-Commonwealth supported places

Full fee paying places are available in this course.
Information about fees and charges can be found at Fees and Payments, Tuition Fee and 2018 HE Units and Fees.
 

International full fees

International course fees are provided on the International Office Fee Schedule: www.cdu.edu.au/international/future-students/courses.

Career opportunities

You may gain career opportunities in a variety of industries that offer middle to upper management-level positions in private companies or government.


  • Pathways for Higher Education to Higher Education

    For information about credit transfer available to students with complete or incomplete study at this or other Institutions refer to Pathways for Higher Education to Higher Education

    Credit transfer

    For further information on credit transfer and how to apply visit ASK CDU

  • This course is accredited by the University in accordance with the Higher Education Standards.

  • Australian qualification framework

    This course is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework at Level 8.

    Campus notes

    This course is no longer be available for entry in Summer Semester.

Contact details

For further information about the course, enrolment procedures, closing dates and other administrative issues please contact Student Central on:

Email: student.central@cdu.edu.au Phone: (08) 8946 7766 or 1800 061 963 (free call)

Course structure

The course consists of a total of four units (40cp) focused on the skills required to manage in the international business context.

Students wishing to transfer into the new UIBUS01 Graduate Certificate of International Business course should speak to the course coordinator.

A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 40 credit points (cp) as detailed below. All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.

Unit type Credit Points Specific requirements
Core Units
(4 units)
40cp Compulsory Core units totalling 40 credit points as detailed below.

HRM503 International Human Resource Management
IBM501 International Business
MAN501 Cross Cultural Management
MKT501 International Marketing
 

  40cp Total Credit Points

Students who commenced in or after 2013
The grade of "PC" cannot be counted towards a Graduate Certificate AQF Level 8 course award.
Students should refer to the current Grading Policy and Common Course Rules for further information.

Study plan

Students commencing in Semester 1 - Part time

The Recommended Study Plan provided below is suitable for a student commencing in semester 1 and enrolling in a part time load. Students entering this course with advanced standing, or wishing to reduce or vary their study plan due to work, personal, financial or other reasons should use the table as a guide to create an individual study plan.

Legend: CO = Core Unit SE = Specialist Elective

 

Semester 1 Semester 2
Year 1
HRM503 International Human Resource Management CO MAN501 Cross Cultural Management CO
MKT501 International Marketing CO IBM501 International Business CO

 Students commencing in Semester 2 – Part time

Please note: this course is no longer available for entry in Semester 2.

The Recommended Study Plan provided below is suitable for a student commencing in semester 2 and enrolling in a part time load. Students entering this course with advanced standing, or wishing to reduce or vary their study plan due to work, personal, financial or other reasons should use the table as a guide to create an individual study plan.

Legend: CU = Common Unit CO = Core Unit SE = Specialist Elective

 

Semester 1 Semester 2
Year 1
    MAN501 Cross Cultural Management CO
    IBM501 International Business CO
Year 2
HRM503 International Human Resource Management CO    
MKT501 International Marketing CO    

Students commencing in Summer Semester

Please note: this course is no longer available for entry in Summer Semester.

The Recommended Study Plan provided below is suitable for a student commencing in summer semester and enrolling in a part time load. Students entering this course with advanced standing, or wishing to reduce or vary their study plan due to work, personal, financial or other reasons should use the table as a guide to create an individual study plan.

Legend: CU = Common Unit CO = Core Unit SE = Specialist Elective

 

Semester 1 Semester 2 Summer Semester
Year 1
        MKT501 International Marketing CO
Year 2
HRM503 International Human Resource Management CO MAN501 Cross Cultural Management CO    
    IBM501 International Business CO    

 

Everything you need to get started

How to apply for domestic students

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Once you have started the application you will have the option of saving your application and resuming it at a later date.

 

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