CC68 - Graduate Diploma of International Business

Overview

Optional Residential School

Some units in this course require you to attend an optional Residential School or Work Integrated Learning. Please see Course Features in the Getting Started tab for further information.

Course Overview

Businesses are pursuing international opportunities as a growth strategy. The global reach of business requires graduates to have an appreciation of cross cultural differences and international management.

The Graduate Diploma of International Business will enable you to gain knowledge and skills in international marketing, law, finance and human resource management. You will explore global business environments and consider multinational enterprise and international business practices. Graduates may seek professional opportunities in international trade, international business, international sales and marketing, in private enterprises or public sector organisations.

The Graduate Diploma is a pathway into the Master of International Business offered at CQUniversity.

Career Information

Employment opportunities exist in large, medium and small firms involved with export and import operations, as well as the finance and government sectors. Graduates of of this course may operate in the international business sphere or direct their career into positions such as international marketing executive, international finance executive, business analyst, manager in international business or international public relations executive.

Course Details
Duration 1 years full-time or 2 years part-time
Credit Points that Must be Earned 48
Number of Units Required CQUniversity uses the concept of credits to express the amount of study required for a particular course and individual units. The number of units varies between courses. Units in postgraduate courses normally consist of 6 points of credit or multiples thereof (e.g. 12, 18, 24).
Expected Hours of Study One point of credit is equivalent to an expectation of approximately two hours of student work per week in a term.
Course Type Postgraduate Award
Qualification (post nominal) GradDip
AQF Level Level 8: Graduate Diploma

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
  • ROK - 084207A
  • SYD - 084207A
  • MEL - 084207A
  • BNE - 084207A
Where and when can I start?
Units offered internally at the below campuses may be delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching.
Units offered via MIX mode are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools, placements and/or work integrated learning. See Course Features tab for further information. Online units are delivered using online resources only.
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The following tables list the courses availabilities by location and term. Directing your pointer over your preferred location will provide further information if this course is not available for the full duration. Please be sure to also check individual unit availability by location and term prior to enrolling.

Domestic Availability

Term 3 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 3 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 3 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney
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International Availability

Term 3 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2017

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 3 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2016

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 3 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 2 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney

Term 1 - 2015

Brisbane
Distance
Melbourne
Sydney
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For any problems regarding admissions availability for the selected course please contact 13 CQUni (13 27 86) or send us an email at http://contactus.cqu.edu.au/
What do I need to start?
Entry Requirements
  • a completed bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college, or equivalent overseas qualification; or
    a completed honours degree in international business from an Australian university or college, or equivalent overseas qualification;

International students should visit www.cqu.edu.au/international for further information including English language requirements.

Advanced Standing (Credit for Prior Learning):

Students may be eligible for exemptions of up to 12 credit points for previously completed graduate certificate level studies in international business or an honours degree in international business.

Security Requirements
No information available at this time
Health Requirements
No information available at this time
Assumed Knowledge

Nil

Course Features

Awards and Accreditation

Interim Awards CH76 - Graduate Certificate in Management
Exit Awards CH76 - Graduate Certificate in Management
Professional Accreditation
Learned Society Accreditiation Not applicable

Residential School Requirements

Optional Residential School Residential Schools may be offered should they be seen to enhance learning experiences.
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Practicum/Work Placement

Not applicable

Previous Enrolments

Year Number of Students
2018 2
2017 14
2016 9
2015 2
Core Learning Outcomes
  • 1. Review, analyse and communicate advanced knowledge of international business theory and provide creative solutions to complex business problems
  • 2. Apply specialised technical and creative skills to effectively manage international business functions
  • 3. Communicate theoretical concepts and complex international business management knowledge and ideas with diverse stakeholders
  • 4. Adopt and practice appropriate professional behavior consistent with the professional practice of a global manager and demonstrate ethical standards, accountability and professional judgement in international business contexts
  • 5. Think critically, generate and evaluate complex ideas about international business management and global business contexts.
  Course Learning Outcomes
Australian Qualifications Framework Descriptors 1 2 3 4 5
1. KNOWLEDGE Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge that may include the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in a new or existing discipline or professional area
2. SKILLS Have cognitive skills to review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise knowledge and identify and provide solutions to complex problems
3. SKILLS Have cognitive skills to think critically and to generate and evaluate complex ideas
4. SKILLS Have specialised technical and creative skills in a field of highly skilled and/or professional practice
5. SKILLS Have communication skills to demonstrate an understanding of theoretical concept
6. SKILLS Have communication skills to transfer complex knowledge and ideas to a variety of audiences
7. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Be able to make high level, independent judgements in a range of technical or management functions in varied specialised contexts
8. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Be able to initiate, plan, implement and evaluate broad functions within varied specialised technical and/or creative contexts
9. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILL Be responsible and accountable for personal outputs and all aspects of the work or function of others within broad parameters
More Details
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