Graduate Certificate of Insurance and Risk Management

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Certificate of Insurance and Risk Management
CampusThis course is only offered in Cloud (online) mode
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year part time
Deakin course codeM573

Students who commenced this course prior to 2012 should discuss unit selections with their enrolment officer.

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Insurance and Risk Management provides specific education for those graduate-level industry entrants in the general insurance sectors of the insurance industry.

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

The Graduate Certificate of Insurance and Risk Management comprises 3 credit points of units selected from a specified list and one elective unit.

Course structure

At least 3 credit points of units chosen from:

MPS701Principles of Risk Management and Insurance


MPS707Life Risk

MPS708General Insurance

Plus one unit chosen from:

MLC771Law for Managers

MPA711Corporate Governance and Ethics

MPR751/MPA751Financial Reporting and Analysis *

MPT753/MPF753Finance #

MPT732/MPK732Marketing Management #

MPT722/MPM722Human Resource Management #

MPR722Human Resource Management (Residential) *

Where a student is precluded from a unit in the Graduate Certificate, the student may seek permission from the Course Team Chair to undertake an alternate unit.

* MPR code denotes residential version of the unit

# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit


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