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Master of Business Administration - CL20

Develop your understanding and the application of best-practice management and business knowledge, from a strategic perspective, to improve organisational effectiveness through completion of CQUniversity's Master of Business Administration.

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online, On Campus

UNITS/CREDITS

12/72

DURATION

1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time

AVAILABILITY

Melbourne, Online

PRE-REQUISITES

Not applicable

RECOMMENDED STUDY

Nil

CRICOS

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Through interaction with academic, colleagues and various members of the business community, you will gain different perspectives and approaches to current and emerging business issues.

Develop your skills and knowledge in a broad range of management and leadership responsibilities, in areas such as strategy, marketing, people management, operations management, finance and change management.

An MBA from CQUniversity provides you with the opportunity to advance your business career and consider the development and implementation of successful strategies that can be used to practising business and organisational opportunities in today's fast-paced and ever-changing environment.

Core Units 10 Major Units None
Electives 2 Minor Units None

On-Campus Availability

Term 1 - 2019Melbourne
Term 2 - 2019Melbourne

Online Availability

Term 1 - 2019Available Online
Term 2 - 2019Available Online

Term dates for 2019

Term 1: 11 March to 7 June
practising 2: 15 July to 11 October
Term 3: 11 November to 14 February 2020

COURSE STRUCTURE
You are required to complete a total of 10 core units and 2 electives.

UNIT INFORMATION
For information on the units, you could study as part of this course, visit the Handbook and select the "Course Structure" tab.

CREDIT TRANSFER INFORMATION

If you have already completed study relevant to the course you have enrolled in, you may be eligible for credit transfer.

Unit NameCodeDescription
Accounting for Management Decision MakingACCT20077Class content and assessment requires students to analyse accounting issues in real organisations, solve problems and propose recommendations
Economics and Finance for BusinessECON20040Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations as live cases, the economy and sources of finance and how they affect organisations and their performance.
Governance and Business LawLAWS20063Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations as live cases and the legal issues they face, the laws that affect their operation and how to insure the organisation and its employees act with in both the spirit and the letter of the law.
People, Work and OrganisationsMGMT20124Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations as live cases, reflect on their own management practice, solve problems and issues and propose recommendations
Operations Management and Business AnalyticsMGMT20130Class content and assessment requires students to analyse operational issues in real organisations, use data analytics to address and solve problems and issues and propose recommendations
Leadership and IntegrityMGMT20131Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations as live cases, reflect on their own leadership practice, solve problems and issues and propose recommendations
Strategic Business Management and ChangeMGMT20133Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations as live cases, solve problems and issues and propose recommendations from a strategic perspective.
Critical Thinking and Managerial Decision-MakingMGMT20135Class content and assessment requires students to analyse real organisations using critical thinking and problem solving techniques,to analyse and solve problems and issues and propose recommendations
Innovation and Design ThinkingMGMT20146Class content and assessment requires student to analyse real organisations as live cases, solve problems and issues and propose recommendations.
Optional Residential SchoolAll students commencing the Master of Business Administration will be offered the opportunity to attend two residential schools for the commencement unit MGMT20129 Managing People, Organisations and Context and the capstone unit MGMT 20133 Strategic Business Management and Change.
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Prospective students must satisfy at least one of the following criteria to enrol in this course:

  • A completed bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college or equivalent plus three years of full-time (or equivalent part-time) relevant work experience, or
  • A completed honours degree in business from an Australian university or college or equivalent plus three years of full-time (or equivalent part-time) relevant work experience, or
  • A completed CQUniversity Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma of Business Administration or equivalent, plus three years of full-time (or equivalent part-time) relevant work/managerial experience, or
  • Students with no formal qualification but with a minimum of five years of managerial or professional work experience (places are limited and will be at the discretion of the MBA Director)
  • Students are to submit an up to date curriculum vitae or resume that provides details of work experience, positions held, primary duties and length of employment.

NOTE:

  • Prospective students should include a one page statement as to the relevance of this course to their future career.

  • Students who have English as a second language (international or domestic students born outside of Australia, Canada, NZ, UK, Ireland, South Africa or USA), will need to meet English language proficiency requirements. The minimum academic IELTS score required is 6.5 with no individual band score of less than 6.0.

Security Requirements

No information available at this time.

Health Requirements

No information available at this time.

Assumed Knowledge

Nil

The Master of Business Administration is regarded as the premier business qualification for practising managers and leaders in contemporary organisations. Successful completion of this course will equip you with the requisite knowledge and skills that provide opportunities for career advancement.

Upon completion, you will be better equipped to develop and successfully implement strategies designed to advance business and organisational opportunities.

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Fee Category Full fee paying place
What is a Full Fee Paying Place As a full fee paying students, you are required to pay full tuition fees for your course.
Fee Type Tuition Fees
What is my tuition fee?

Your tuition fees are charged per unit of study based on the credit point value of each unit.

Our Tuition Fee Schedules provide an estimate of fees per unit.

You can also view fees specific to the course, and units, you are interested in studying by using our Cost Per Unit table.

FEE-HELP and payment options

FEE-HELP is the loan scheme provided the Australian Government to help eligible students pay their tuition fees through a loan.

Eligible students can use a FEE-HELP loan to pay for all or some of their tuition fees. If you elect to use a FEE-HELP loan, this means that you will defer payment of your tuition fees and repay your FEE-HELP loan when your income is above the compulsory repayment threshold (the 2018-2019 income year threshold is $51,957 or above).

You must meet specific eligibility requirements to be able to use FEE-HELP assistance.

If you are not eligible for a FEE-HELP loan, or you are required to pay your tuition fees upfront, you will need to pay your fees no later than the census date for the term in which you are studying.

Other Fees You will also incur a Student Services and Amenities Fee.
Other study costs You may have other study costs such as travel expenses related to residential schools or work placements if they are a requirement of your course. There are also textbooks, stationery and other sundry costs associated with studying.

At CQUniversity, we believe University should be for everyone. No matter your situation, we know that everyone needs a helping hand from time to time and are proud to offer a wide range of scholarships and awards programs.
Our scholarships could help you pay for some or all of your course fees, or even contribute towards your living and study expenses.

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QUALITY EDUCATION, WHEREVER YOU ARE
Between our reputation for learning, teaching and research, our renowned online education offering, and our status as Australia’s largest regional university, rest assured you will get a world-class education when you choose CQUniversity.

A UNI THAT KNOWS CREDIBILITY IS KEY

In just 25 years, CQUniversity has achieved some amazing feats and emerged as one of Australia’s truly great universities. We have been ranked among the best in the world for our teaching and learning, and are internationally recognised for our focus on Social Innovation. Our graduates are some of the most sought-after in Australia, due to our reputation for work integrated learning and industry-aligned courses, and experience some of the nation’s best graduate outcomes in terms of full-time employment and starting salary. CQUni is also regarded as the nation’s most inclusive and engaged university, with our award-winning academic and research staff making a real impact on the communities and industries we serve.

A UNI THAT LEADS IN ONLINE EDUCATION

A pioneer in online study, CQUniversity has more than two decades of experience providing high quality online learning experiences across the country and even internationally. We work hard to deliver the latest techniques in online study, and have even planned our physical sites to provide more services to our widespread online study cohort.

A UNI THAT KNOWS CONVENIENCE COUNTS

CQUniversity is truly focused on our students’ needs, and that means responding to what, how and where they want to study. It is why we are now Australia’s largest regional university, with more than 20 metropolitan and regional locations across five states, delivering TAFE and university qualifications in on-campus, online and supported online modes to more than 30 000 students.

A UNI THAT KNOWS YOUR EXPERIENCE MATTERS

CQUniversity’s strong focus on student experience ensures that you are prepared and supported on your student journey. Support services include on-campus or online orientation to assist your transition into university life, course and career advice, financial support options, study support, ongoing assistance through the Student Mentor program, counselling services, support for students with disability or medical conditions, Indigenous student support and more.

There are a number of application options available for this course, dependent on the state you reside.

State Application Option
Queensland If you live in Queensland, apply directly to CQUniversity.
Western Australia If you live in Western Australia, apply via ApplyWA
Other If you live in a state not listed, apply directly to CQUniversity

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