Master of Business Administration (International)/Master of Commerce

Course summary for international students

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Award granted Master of Business Administration (International) / Master of Commerce
CRICOS course code057659G
Deakin course code D708

Course overview

The MBA (International) aims to develop business managers, particularly business managers operating in an international context, with the capabilities of dealing with all aspects of an organisation’s management. The MCom is a discipline-based degree designed as an intensive first business qualification for graduates of any discipline. The combined course will enable students to undertake postgraduate coursework study across a greater range of units and disciplines than is possible in a single course, thereby enhancing their knowledge and understanding of business.

Course rules

The MBA (International)/MCom comprises 16 credit points of study consisting of 9 credit points of core units, 2 credit points of units from a specified list of three units, 3 credit points of units not previously studied from the MBA(International), plus 2 credit points of units not previously studied from the MCom (choice of units must form a Master of Commerce specialisation).  Students must complete at least four credit points of units from the core of the Master of Business Administration (International) at Deakin.

Course structure

Core units

MPA701Accounting

MPA702Financial Interpretation

MPE707International Banking and Finance

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers #

MPT753/MPF753Finance #

MPM701Business Process Management

MPM703Business Strategy and Analysis

MPT735/MPM735International Business Management #

MPT732/MPK732Marketing Management #

Elective units
2 credit points of units from:

MPE711Global Trade and Markets

MPK701Research Design and Analysis

MPR722/MPM722Human Resource Management *

Plus 3 credit points not previously studied from the Master of Business Administration (International ).
Plus two credit points not previously studied from the Master of Commerce.
(Note: Choice of units must form a specialisation in the Master of Commerce.)

* MPR code denotes residential version of unit.

# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.