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Studying this Graduate Certificate of Commerce program with Swinburne University through Open Universities Australia will give you the knowledge and skills to forge a successful career in commerce.
In this postgraduate commerce program, you will learn the fundamentals of what makes the business world tick, and the underlying principles that guide modern business activities and behaviour.
You will receive the education and training to get ahead in business, learning everything from strategic human resource management to public relations, supply chain management and contemporary marketing. You’ll also gain an in-depth understanding of the challenges facing businesses in the 21st century, including sustainability and sustainable business practices, corporate responsibility and the global knowledge economy.
Applicants are required to have an undergraduate degree or equivalent, or sufficient business experience.
Applicants may be eligible for recognition of previous studies.
In this postgraduate commerce program, the subjects you will study include:
Open Universities courses are offered in specific study intakes every year, known as Study Periods or Sessions. This means more flexibility as you can choose when to start studying. If you are studying undergraduate units you can start at the beginning of any of the four Study Periods each year, each lasting 13 weeks. Most postgraduate courses are offered in three Sessions per year, with each Session lasting 14 weeks. Exams are usually held in the week following the end of each Study Period or Session.
Study commerce, and the world is your oyster. Upon completion of this graduate certificate, you will have the skills and knowledge to help organisations navigate the complex and ever-changing relationship between external market forces and internal business strategies, and guide them to success. The emphasis this course places on strategic business management, sustainable business practices and corporate reponsibility, as well as strategic human resource management, makes it a course that will equip you with the practical training and understanding necessary to succeed in business today.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy, Youth Allowance, FEE-HELP, HECS-HELP or scholarships.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. 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.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.