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University of New England
Commence your business career with the Diploma in Business from the University of New England (UNE). Whether you picture yourself brokering international deals, crunching numbers, or consulting with not-for-profits about efficiency and business management, this course is the way to get started.
With a strong focus on real-life experience - using real business case studies and contemporary research, and drawing on industry experts - this course equips you with the analytical and strategic skills to make real decisions in the fast-paced world of business.
With the opportunity to study eight units from the Bachelor of Business, this course gives you a solid foundation in accounting, economics, finance, marketing, and organisational development, equipping you with industry-ready skills suitable for a wide variety of workplaces. You'll land on your feet, ready to make and lead decision-making processes to meet business challenges.
This course offers the option to study a major in Indigenous Organisational Development, which has been specially designed for those employed or associated with an Indigenous organisation. With a focus on leadership, people management and cultural context, this major equips students to work in or consult to Indigenous organisations in an appropriate, engaged, and mutually beneficial way.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education and experience meet certain criteria.
In this business course, the subjects you may study include:
Indigenous Organisation Management major:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Diploma in Business from the University of New England.
Graduates will complete this course with the critical thinking, business management, communication, and creative thinking skills necessary to succeed in the business world. With a well-rounded skills base, you will be able to seek employment in a wide range of public and private sector roles.
Students will also earn advanced standing towards the Bachelor of Business, and can continue to study after course completion.
UNE is committed to a holistic approach to education, ensuring that all graduates also possess the following transferable attributes:
Curious about where a career in business could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for HECS-HELP to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
The University of New England also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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