Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

Course summary for current students

Year2016 course information
Award granted Graduate Diploma of Business Administration
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code035038G
Deakin course codeM601

Course sub-headings

Course overview

This course covers a broad range of topics relating to all aspects of organisational management and the development of the creative, analytical and interpersonal capabilities crucial to business leadership.

The Graduate Diploma of Business Administration allows articulation into the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and combined MBA courses.

Fees and charges

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the units you study. Please refer to the Pre 2016 Unit Fee Cost in the Unit Search.

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the course you study. The following rates apply:

Commonwealth Supported Place (indicative)*Domestic Fee PayingInternational Fee Paying
Not applicable$32,000$36,000

The rates shown are based on 1 Equivalent Full Time Study Load (EFTSL) or 8 credit points. If your study load for the year is less than or more than 1 EFTSL your fees will be adjusted accordingly. Each unit you study has an EFTSL value. You can multiple the course price by the EFSTL value of all units you are enrolled in to determine the unit price.

* The Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) course rates shown are indicative course fees. CSP fees are indicative because they are calculated based on your unit selection. They should be used as a guide only. The 2016 CSP course fees may change if the Commonwealth Government's proposed fee deregulation and reforms legislation is passed.

Course rules

To satisfy the requirements of the Graduate Diploma a student must complete a total of 8 credit points comprising 5 credit points of core units and 3 credit points of elective units.

Course structure

Core units

MPR751/MPA751Financial Reporting and Analysis *

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers #

MPR721/MPM721People Managment *

MPT732/MPK732Marketing Management #

Plus one unit from:

MPT753/MPF753Finance #

MPM701Business Process Management

Elective units

Select 3 credit points of units not previously studied from:

MAA703Accounting for Management

MLC771Law for Managers

MPT753/MPF753Finance #

MPM701Business Process Management

MPR722/MPM722Human Resource Management *

MPT735/MPM735International Business Management #

MIS771Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation

# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit

* MPR code denotes residential version of the unit