Graduate Certificate of Corporate Management
Course summary for local students
|Year||2017 course information|
|Award granted||Graduate Certificate of Corporate Management|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Length||0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
2016: November (Trimester 3)
2017: March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2), November (Trimester 3)
|Tuition fee rate||Available fee rates can be found at www.deakin.edu.au/fees|
Faculty of Business and Law - student advisers
|Level||Postgraduate (Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma)|
|CRICOS course code||056892G|
|Deakin course code||M507|
Please note: Full-time study is available in Trimester 1 and Trimester 3 only.
- Course overview
- Fees and charges
- Course Learning Outcomes
- Course rules
- Course structure
- Entry requirements - general
- Entry requirements - specific
- Credit for prior learning - general
- How to apply
This course covers a range of topics relating to aspects of organisational management and the development of core capabilities crucial to business leadership.
Fees and charges
Fees and charges vary depending on your course, your fee category and the year you started. To find out about the fees and charges that apply to you, visit www.deakin.edu.au/fees.
Course Learning Outcomes
|Graduate Learning Outcome||Course Learning Outcome|
|Discipline specific knowledge and capabilities||Apply advanced organisational management principles and concepts to current business practice|
|Communication||Demonstrate high level skills to effectively communicate orally and in writing to business and professional audiences|
|Digital literacy||Not explicitly addressed as a learning outcome in this award|
|Critical thinking||Critically analyse, evaluate and express sound judgement, ideas and reflection in relation to a range of business issues relevant to the workplace.|
|Problem solving||Apply problem solving skills to analyse, develop and recommend solutions for complex and real- world business issues.|
|Self-management||Utilise learning in own work practices and to advance own professional development needs|
|Teamwork||Not explicitly addressed as a learning outcome in this award|
|Global citizenship||Not explicitly addressed as a learning outcome in this award|
|Approved by Faculty Board October 2014|
To complete the Graduate Certificate of Corporate Management, students must attain a total of 4 credit points, consisting of 1 core unit and 3 credit points of elective units. Most units (think of units as 'subjects') are equal to 1 credit point.
|MPM731||Business Communication for Managers|
Plus three units from:
|MPM721/MPR721||People Management (Residential) *|
|MPM771/MPR771||Principles of Leadership (Residential) *|
|MMH733||Ethics for Managers|
|MPM707/MPR707||Leading Change (Residential) *|
|MPK701||Research Design and Analysis|
|MPM701/MPM701A||Business Process Management ^|
|MPM722/MPR722||Human Resource Management (Residential) *|
|MPM732||Critical Thinking for Managers|
|MPP701||Research Project 1A|
Or any other postgraduate unit with approval of the Course Director
* MPR code denotes residential version of the unit
^MPM701A is a Start Anytime unit.
Entry requirements - generalDeakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories.
In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant's previous academic record.
For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection Policy visit The Guide.
Entry requirements - specific
Minimum entry requirements
- Bachelor degree in any discipline and 3 years relevant work experience
- 7 years relevant work experience
Credit for prior learning - general
The University aims to provide students with as much credit as possible for approved prior study or informal learning which exceeds the normal entrance requirements for the course and is within the constraints of the course regulations. Students are required to complete a minimum of one-third of the course at Deakin University, or four credit points, whichever is the greater. In the case of certificates, including graduate certificates, a minimum of two credit points within the course must be completed at Deakin.
You can also refer to the Credit for Prior Learning System which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree and how to apply for credit.
How to apply
Applications for this course can be made directly through our Applicant Portal.
For more information on the application process, visit our Apply webpage. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
As a student in the Faculty of Business and Law, you can expect to participate in a range of teaching activities each week. This could include classes, seminars, practicals and online interaction. You can refer to the individual unit details in the course structure for more information. You will also need to study and complete assessment tasks in your own time.