Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

295002 v.10 Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Management)


Course CRICOS Code: 051634K
Registered full-time Duration for International Onshore Students on student visas: 1 Year


Designed to permit a student who has a degree in a related field to develop a specialist knowledge in management. It features guided independent study, team projects and maximum use of information and communications technology.

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

A bachelor degree in business, commerce, or other appropriate field from a recognised Australian tertiary institution, or equivalent qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applications for recognition of prior learning are assessed on an individual basis.

Duration and Availability

This fee-paying course is two semesters full-time or equivalent part-time study. Some units are available in the evening.

Professional Recognition

Depending upon the major area of study chosen, graduates are eligible for membership of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management.

Career Opportunities

Graduates generally find employment positions that have an interest in or focus on management activities in the intermediary managerial level.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Course Structure



Year 1

11043 v.4   Entrepreneurship 568 3.0 25.0
11455 v.5   Business Information Technology Management 612 3.0 25.0
12285 v.4   Global Business 650 3.0 25.0
305813 v.3   Finance (Principles) 515 3.0 25.0
4688 v.5   Human Resource Management (Overview) 560 3.0 25.0
5254 v.6   Business Policy 650 3.0 25.0
5275 v.8   Management Processes and Policies 560 3.0 25.0
5469 v.8   Law (Corporation) 564 3.0 25.0


Year Location   All* Internal Partially Online Internal^ External Fully Online#
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 1   Y      
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 2   Y      

The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.

*The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.

^Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.

#Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.

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