Master of Business Management - CL21
Designed for professionals of any field to undertake study in business management, the Master of Business Management will provide you with specialist management education and training to operate as a manager in both the domestic and international sphere.
Duration with Recognition of Qualifications and Experience
The full duration for the Master of Business Management is 2 years but you can get time off for your previous qualifications and work experience, meaning that most students only need to do 1 to 1.5 years.
Online, On Campus
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Online
With a broad range of core units covering Applied Business Research, Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Business Communication, the Master of Business Management provides you with an opportunity to further specialise in one of the following areas:
- International Business
- Human Resource Management
- Hospital and Health Services Management.
Through a combination of face-to-face and online group discussions and examination of workplace case studies, you will benefit from the diverse profile of students, enabling close collaboration both during your studies and after you have graduated.
|Core Units||8||Major Units||8|
You are required to complete 16 units, comprising:
- eight core units
- eight units from one of the below majors
You may select a major in:
- International Business
- Human Resource Management
- Hospital and Health Services Management.
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.
|Term 1 - 2021||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 1 - 2022||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 2 - 2021||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 2 - 2022||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 3 - 2020||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 3 - 2021||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 3 - 2022||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 1 - 2021||Available Online|
|Term 1 - 2022||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2021||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2022||Available Online|
|Term 3 - 2020||Available Online|
|Term 3 - 2021||Available Online|
|Term 3 - 2022||Available Online|
|Hospital and Health Services Management||8|
|Human Resource Management||8|
|Leading Organisational Change||8|
|Business Internship||BUSN20020||This is a 12 Credit Point unit. You will be placed in a company for a 10-week internship requiring 4 days per week working within the host company. You will also undertake an applied research project based on a particular issue within your host organisation. You must undertake this unit as the only unit in the final trimester of your course.|
- A completed Australian Bachelor degree, or higher Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) equivalent qualification.
English Language Proficiency Requirements:
If you were not born in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa or United States of America, you are required to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements set by the University.
Applicants are required to provide evidence of completion of:
- a secondary qualification (Year 11 or 12, or equivalent), or
- bachelor level qualification study for a period of at least 2 years full-time with a minimum overall GPA 4.0
completed within Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, South Africa, Ireland, or United States of America.
If you do not satisfy any of the above, you will need to undertake an English language proficiency test and achieve the following scores:
- An International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) overall band score of at least 6.0 with a minimum 5.5 in each subset; or
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Required 550 or better overall and minimum TWE score of 4.5 (Paper Based Test), or 75 or better overall and no score less than 17 (Internet Based Test); or
- Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) - Requires an overall score of 54 with no sub-score less than 46; or
- An Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components.
English test results remain valid for no more than two years between final examination date and the date of commencement of study, and must appear n a single result certificate.
Each student will be assessed individually.
Advanced standing of up to 24 credit points may be granted for students who have completed a Bachelor or Honours degree in a related cognate discipline from an Australian tertiary institution or equivalent overseas qualification
There are no specific security requirements for this course.
Health RequirementsNo information available at this time.
Bachelor degree or equivalent qualifications in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution.
The Master of Business Management provides specialist management education and training that will enable students to operate as a manager in the international and domestic business spheres. This course combines a comprehensive range of management units with opportunities to choose electives from other fields of interest.
|Fee Category||Full fee paying place|
|What is a Full Fee Paying Place||As a full fee-paying student, 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.
|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.
BROAD COURSE OPTIONS
CQUniversity’s suite of postgraduate management and MBA degrees provides you with the versatility to study a course that is aligned to your learning needs.
If you are a business professional seeking a qualification to support your experience or you are seeking career advancement, then one of our study options will be a strong fit with your management and leadership aspirations.
Our postgraduate management and Master of Business Administration courses are designed to maximise your management and leadership potential, choose from:
- Graduate Certificate in Management (CH76)
- Master of Business Management (CL21)
- Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (CC51)
- Graduate Diploma of Business Administration (CC52)
- Master of Business Administration (CL20)
- Graduate Diploma of Business Administration (Leadership) (CM08)
- Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Leadership) (CM07)
- Master of Business Administration Leadership (CL29)
The Master of Business Management is an innovative degree designed for those who want to become leaders and managers in different industries. The course is designed for professionals of any field to undertake study in business management and advance their skills and knowledge in their chosen field. The course is a discipline-based degree with eight core units covering, Applied Business Research, Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Business Communication. You may select an eight-unit major in Marketing, International Business, Human Resource Management or Hospital and Health Services Management. Your major allows you to gain deep discipline knowledge in your chosen field.
FLEXIBLE STUDY OPTIONS
Benefit from the flexibility to study in a way that suits you with on-campus and online options available. Our Master of Business Management is available to study on campus in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney or online giving you the flexibility to study in a way that suits you.
If you are an online student, you will benefit from the latest in learning technology that keeps you connected and supported throughout your studies.
If you have decided what you would like to study and are ready to apply, we’re here to help you along the way.
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What’s the best way to apply?
- Option 1: Ideal for Western Australian residents or those who want to study in Western Australia.
- Option 2: Ideal for all other states.
OPTION 1: WESTERN AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTS AND THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE TO STUDY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA, APPLY VIA APPLYCQUNI
If you live in Western Australia or are planning to study in Western Australia, apply via our ApplyCQUni portal.
OPTION 2: IDEAL IF YOU LIVE IN ANY OF THE STATES LISTED BELOW, APPLY DIRECTLY TO CQUNIVERSITY
If you live in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Northern Territory, Australian Capital Territory or Tasmania, submit your application directly to CQUniversity.