Graduate Certificate of Commerce

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Certificate of Commerce
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code059821J
Deakin course codeM516

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Commerce allows applicants without an undergraduate degree or equivalent to have access to the Master of Commerce via the Graduate Certificate. The full range of units offered in the Master of Commerce is available in the Graduate Certificate.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

Trimester 1 2015:

The course requires students to complete 4 credit points of unitsselected from the full range of units available in the Master of Commerce (see M755 Master of Commerce entry for list of units available).

From trimester 2 2015:

The course requires students to complete 3 credit points of core units and 1 credit point of elective units.

Course structure

Trimester 1 2015:

Select 4 credit points of units from the full range of units available in M755 Master of Commerce.

From trimester 2 2015:

Core units:


MPM701Business Process Management

MPM731Business Communication for Managers

Elective units:

Select one unit from:

MIS770Analytical Skills for Managers

MMH733Ethics for Managers

MPA711Corporate Governance and Ethics

MPF753/MPT753Finance #

MPI700Postgraduate Internship

MPK704Sustainable Environmental Marketing

MPM732Critical Thinking for Managers

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers #

#MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit

Credit for Prior Learning

Credit for prior learning into the Graduate Certificate of Commerce may be granted to students who have successfully completed appropriate postgraduate studies. There are negotiated credit for prior learning arrangements in place for CPA members.