Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (intensive) - 724AB
|Location:||UC - Canberra, Bruce|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline(s):||School of Management|
|English Language Requirements:||Academic IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0|
The Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA) is designed to build upon the knowledge and competencies gained in the Graduate Certificate of Business Administration (GCBA). It focuses on developing the skills and abilities required to lead and manage in complex, global and changing business environments by providing students with a sound understanding of the management disciplines of accounting & finance, marketing, managing people, economics, data analysis and international business. Elective studies provide the opportunity to extend this knowledge base.
Completion of the Diploma enables progression to a masters, including the MBA. Graduates of the GCBA may receive full credit.
The course schedule is designed to meet the needs of both full- and part-time students through mainstream and weekend delivery options.
Applicants must have an undergraduate degree or equivalent as approved by the University Admissions Committee or have completed the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration.
Additional Admission Requirements
Information on admission closing dates can be found here.
- Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (intensive) (24 credit points)
Required - Must pass 18 credit points as follows
- 6221 - Accounting for Managers G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6234 - Economics for Managers G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6241 - International Business G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6261 - Marketing G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6264 - Organisational Behaviour G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6275 - Statistical Analysis & Decision Making G - 3 cp, Level G
- Statistical Analysis and Decision Making G: Students who have previously completed statistics at tertiary level may substitute this unit with one from the Restricted Choice list.
Restricted Choice - Must pass 6 credit points from the following
- Or other Graduate or Postgraduate Level units approved by the Course Convener.
- 6224 - Business Finance PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6238 - Human Resource Management G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6242 - International Financial Management PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6243 - International HRM PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6244 - International Marketing PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6246 - Internet Marketing PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6247 - Introduction to E-Business G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6253 - Management Accounting PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6255 - Management Ethics PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6259 - Managers & the Law G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6272 - Services Marketing PG - 3 cp, Level P
- 6273 - Special Topics in Business G - 3 cp, Level G
- 6427 - Asia Pacific Business G - 3 cp, Level G
- 8037 - International Financial Management G - 3 cp, Level G
- 9376 - Special Topics in Business and Government G - 3 cp, Level G
|Graduate Diploma in Business Administration||GradDip BusAdmin|
|Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (intensive)|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Accelerated Full Time, Semester 1 Commencing
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- Semester 1
- Organisational Behaviour G (6264) - 3 cp, Level G
- Statistical Analysis & Decision Making G (6275) - 3 cp, Level G
- Two Restricted Choice Units- 6 cp
- Accelerated Full Time, Semester 1 Commencing
Please refer to the tab to view Course Requirements, check unit details and select Restricted Choice Units for the course. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.
Unit Delivery ModesDelivery modes for units in this degree are yet to be confirmed. Please contact us for more details.
This course is closed to new admissions from semester 2, 2014. Please contact the Faculty via the enquiry details below for further information.
The GDBA enables career progression from specialist-based positions to middle and senior level managerial positions in both the public and private sectors.
Standard two semesters full-time or equivalent. Maximum four semesters.
Related Courses (Double Degrees, Nested Courses and Alternative Exits)
The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration is subsumable into the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, which is subsumable within the following: Master of Business Administration; Master of International Business.
- 2012->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
- 2013->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
- 2014->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
- 2015->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
- 2016->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
- 2017->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
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