Gain a specialist postgraduate qualification to support your career development by studying our Graduate Certificate in Management.
With a strong foundation in organisational management the course:
Topics covered in the course include:
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The skills developed in this course will equip you for roles in management and marketing such as:
To attain the Graduate Certificate in Management, students will be required to complete 48 credit points (equivalent to 4 units) consisting of:
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
|1.||Review theoretical approaches and analyse their application to achieve effective management strategies.|
|2.||Justify and interpret theoretical propositions and related bodies of knowledge to critically evaluate the resolution of business problems and recommend actions relevant to contemporary business settings.|
|3.||Critically apply cross-disciplinary knowledge in decision making for management contexts.|
|4.||Demonstrate independent judgements in response to contemporary and future professional management challenges.|
|5.||Work as a reflective management practitioner to formulate, implement and evaluate industry-specific investigations to resolve complex professional problems and inform decision-making.|
|6.||Effectively communicate complex knowledge and ideas to a variety of audiences.|
A unit or 'subject' is the actual class you'll attend in the process of completing a course.
Most courses have a mixture of compulsory 'core' units that you need to take, and optional \'elective\' units that you can choose to take based on your area of interest, expertise or experience.
Each unit is worth a set amount of study credits based on the amount of time you study. Generally, 1 credit is equal to 1 hour of study per week.
Fee type: Full-fee
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Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.
If you have completed study with another university or institution and believe you are eligible to receive credit for skills and past study, you can apply for advanced standing.
Applications for advanced standing can be made after a discussion with your course coordinator or academic adviser.
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Direct applications due 1 March 2018.Apply direct to VU