Duration:

1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Description

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a generalist management degree which provides students with the skills and knowledge required to progress in a career in management. With four electives available, students can choose to specialise in a management discipline or industry of choice or undertake further study in general management with a focus on human resources. By undertaking the MBA, you will be able to advance your career through a postgraduate award that leads to enhanced professional recognition and marketability. As a graduate of the MBA you will have a sound understanding of business ethics, decision making and communication as well as specific knowledge in your chosen area of specialisation. This combination of skills, knowledge and expertise will equip you to gain employment as a well-rounded management professional.

MBA students who have completed the requirements prescribed for the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration or the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration may exit from the course with the relevant award by arrangement with the Course Coordinator.

Course duration

1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Campus availability and study mode

Deferment, credit points & course units

Deferment

No deferment available.

Exit Point

MBA students who have completed the requirements prescribed for the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration or the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration may exit from the course with the relevant award by arrangement with the Course Coordinator.

Course Units (Subjects)

Schedule of Unit Offerings

Start dates

Open Universities Australia

  • Study Period 1 (SP1) - February
  • Study Period 2 (SP2) - May
  • Study Period 3 (SP3) - August
  • Study Period 4 (SP4) - November

Online (OUA), please visit http://www.open.edu.au

Course costs

Important Note on Fees

All costs are calculated using current rates and are based on a full-time study load of 40 credit points (normally 4 units) per semester.

A student’s annual fee may vary in accordance with:

  • the number of units studied per semester;
  • the choice of major or specialisation; and
  • elective units.

The University reviews fees annually.

Essential requirements for admission

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in any discipline and 2 years post-graduation full time (or FTE) work experience; OR
  2. Graduate certificate in any discipline and a minimum of 2 years full time work experience; OR
  3. A minimum of 5 years’ full-time work experience outlined in a portfolio demonstrating knowledge, experience, and skills suitable to the level required for participation in the program.

*Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2020 Admission.

Inherent Requirements

There are essential components of a course or unit that demonstrate the capabilities, knowledge and skills to achieve the core learning outcomes of the course or unit. Learn more about inherent requirements and how they affect you, and explore the requirements for your course.

Applying for admission

Contacts for future students

Enquiries:

Have a question?

askacu

We're available 9am–5pm AEDT,
Monday to Friday

Live chat with us now

Chat to our team for real-time
answers to your questions.

Launch live chat
Visit our FAQs page

Find answers to some commonly
asked questions.

See our FAQs