This course is designed to develop the key attributes and skills required by senior and middle managers in a range of areas including commerce, industry and public sector. Participants choose to study a particular set of units, combined with a period of approved professional practice experience/or research, providing the graduate the opportunity to apply their theoretical understanding to the reality of the workplace.
Professional Practice placements are limited and may not be available in every state and territory. Students are responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements and meeting all associated costs.
Students wishing to undertake Professional Practice units should first undertake a preliminary interview with the Head of School.
Please be aware the Professional Practice units will not be introduced at CDU Sydney until 2015.
The South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC) receives and processes applications for admission for Charles Darwin University Higher Education prospective students. If you are interested in applying for a higher education coursework undergraduate or postgraduate course, check the following information about applying to Charles Darwin University.
Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in a business or related field plus a minimum of 6 months employment experience;
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 ;
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.
Applicants with no undergraduate or post graduate qualifications should apply for entry into the Graduate Certificate in International Business (1GC513) or the Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management (1GC515) or the Graduate Certificate in Strategic Management (1GC514).
Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in a business or related field; or successful completion of a recognised Bachelor degree in an unrelated field with at least two years¿ work experience in a business related role.
Students with a Bachelor degree in an unrelated field who have also completed a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) with a score no less than the Australian Mean Score within 12 months prior to admission are also eligible to apply for this course.
English Language Requirements for International Students
For detail on English Language Entry Requirements please read the entry requirements provided for International students.