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C04259v2 Master of Management (Extension)

Award(s): Master of Management (MM)
CRICOS code: 077377G
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 96
Course EFTSL: 2
Location: City campus

Notes

This course was previously known as Master of Business in Management (Extended).


Overview
Course aims
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Credit recognition
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Articulation with UTS courses
Other information

Overview

The Master of Management (Extension) provides knowledge, skills and conceptual frameworks to enable students to identify and resolve complex issues characterising the working environments of senior managers in the future. Students acquire the conceptual and analytical skills necessary for successful management performance in a range of contexts, including the business, public and non-profit sectors, and a variety of professional settings.

The course provides students with knowledge and experiences to enhance their professional skills and understanding of the management of people, resources and organisational processes. An innovative, flexible structure provides students with maximum choice in selecting subjects and programs of study tailored to meet their personal and professional needs.

The additional elective subject choices provide an opportunity to specialise more deeply in the management discipline and to further enhance students' skills, professional practice, specialist knowledge and capabilities.

Course aims

This course is designed to meet the needs of individuals, client organisations and professional bodies for management education.

Career options

Career options include management-level positions in industry or government.

Course intended learning outcomes

1.1 critically analyse complex theoretical business concepts and apply them in a global context
2.1 use relevant information and data from academic and professional sources to critically analyse complex issues in business
2.2 formulate creative and innovative solutions to complex management issues
3.1 communicate information clearly and fluently in written form appropriate for stakeholders
3.2 use oral communication appropriately in a professional context to convey information clearly and fluently
3.3 interact effectively with others in order to work towards a common outcome
4.1 evidence understanding of ethical and social responsibility in professional practice and accountability for related personal outputs
4.2 critically evaluate and apply sustainability principles to decisions in business contexts
5.1 apply broad technical and professional skills effectively within management practice
5.2 execute a substantial research-based or professionally focused management project

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

Applicants with a relevant graduate certificate must have completed it with at least a credit average.

The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

International students

Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.

Credit recognition

Students may be granted a maximum of eight subject exemptions, of which four core subjects may be approved from prior undergraduate study.

Course duration and attendance

The course may be completed in two years of full-time or four years of part-time study.

Course structure

The course totals 96 credit points and consists of a combination of core and elective subjects.

Course completion requirements

STM90999 Core subjects (Management Extension) 30cp
STM90942 Management stream 30cp
CBK90885 Major/Electives (Business Management) 36cp
Total 96cp

Course program

A typical full-time program is provided below, showing a suggested study sequence for students undertaking the course full time, commencing in Autumn session.

Detailed course programs are available at study plan management.

Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21878 Organisational Dialogue: Theory and Practice   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21919 Business Models and Strategic Planning   6cp
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
Spring session
21931 Research Skills for Managers   6cp
21929 Positive Psychology and the Self   6cp
21926 Managing Culture and Change   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
21927 Management Research Project (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
21717 Managing in International Contexts   6cp
Select 18 credit points of options   18cp

Articulation with UTS courses

This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Management (C11021), the Graduate Diploma in Management (C07018), the Master of Management (C04287), and the Master of Management (Extension).

Other information

Further information is available from the UTS Business School on:

telephone 1300 ask UTS (1300 275 887)
email
business@uts.edu.au
UTS: Business (Postgraduate)