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Graduate Diploma of Business

Course code L96

This course can lead into the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and is designed to give students the skills and knowledge needed to manage successfully in today's organisations.

With flexible study options, the Graduate Diploma of Business builds on knowledge including people management, marketing, professional development and value creation in a business.

Graduates will be able to make independent judgments and provide sustainable solutions to contemporary global business issues.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

L96

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $22,150

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Duration

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

L96

CRICOS code

092815K

Fees

International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $26,950

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 1: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
FBL5010Managing People and Organisations20
FBL5020Marketing Leadership20
FBL5030Fundamentals of Value Creation in Business20
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MBA6010Responsible Management20
MBA6020Personal and Professional Development20

1 x Business Elective unit

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Communicate and apply innovative strategies for people and organisational management to enhance organisational performance in diverse settings whilst demonstrating cross cultural and indigenous awareness.
  2. Demonstrate creativity, interdependence and individual accountability through constructive participation in operational team and individual processes.
  3. Demonstrate critical thinking to initiate, plan and implement organisational processes and techniques to evaluate finances and the performance of a business.
  4. Demonstrate specialised knowledge and skills required to manage in a contemporary global business environment.
  5. Implement strategic plans to solve problems, drive and increase value and create a competitive advantage.
  6. Investigate, analyse and synthesise the theories, information and technologies available for business to execute and justify faster and superior management decisions.
  7. Make independent judgments and provide sustainable solutions to dilemmas and issues in a contemporary global business environment.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $22,150 *

* Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

AUD $26,950 *

* International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

Potential careers exist in industry and government, and the course improves peoples ability to run and manage a business, or helps them move into a management role. Graduates are equipped to undertake mid-level management roles in a broad spectrum of industries.

Possible future job titles

Business Analyst, Operations Manager, Executive General Manager, Strategic Manager, Data Analyst, Business Development Manager, Researcher

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