Graduate Diploma of Commerce

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Diploma of Commerce
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code062715G
Deakin course codeM616

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Diploma of Commerce builds on an undergraduate qualification in any discipline. It is suitable for graduates in diverse fields (eg, Arts, Science, Nursing or Education) who wish to prepare themselves for a professional career by gaining an understanding of the key business disciplines. 

The Graduate Diploma of Commerce allows applicants to undertake the full range of units offered in the Master of Commerce within the Graduate Diploma.

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 8 credit points 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 5 credit points of core units and 3 credit points from the full range of units available in the Master of Commerce (see M755 Master of Commerce entry for list of units available).

Course structure

Trimester 1 2015:

Select 8 credit points of units from the full range of units available in M755 Master of Commerce .

From trimester 2 2015:

Core units:

MPA701Accounting (B, X)

MPF753/MPT753Finance #

MPM701Business Process Management (B, X)

MPM731Business Communication for Managers (B, X)

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers (B, X) #

#MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit

Elective units:

Select 3 credit points of units from the full range of units available in M755 Master of Commerce.


Advanced Standing/Credit for Prior Study

Credit for prior learning into the Graduate Diploma 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.

 

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