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C07018v6 Graduate Diploma in Management

Award(s): Graduate Diploma in Management (GradDipM)
CRICOS code: 009678C
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 48
Course EFTSL: 1
Location: City campus

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

Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Management aims to extend post-graduate student understanding of complexity and uncertainty characterising management contexts. Together with insights, capabilities and skills gained in the Graduate Certificate in Management, students are provided with the opportunity to explore these skills in greater breadth and depth.

An innovative and flexible structure provides students with maximum choice in selecting subjects and programs of study tailored to meet their personal and professional needs and broad public responsibilities in the field of management.

Course aims

The Graduate Diploma in Management is designed to meet the needs of individuals, client organisations and professional bodies for post-graduate management education.

Career options

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

Course intended learning outcomes

1.1 Apply advanced knowledge of general management concepts, including Indigenous perspectives, to inform professional practice in local and international contexts
2.1 Apply critical thinking skills to develop options that respond to local, Indigenous and professional needs within a general management context
3.1 Construct and employ multi-media communications that utilise emotional intelligence to shape interactions with internal and external stakeholders
3.2 Interact with colleagues and stakeholders to work effectively in teams and deliver agreed project outcomes
4.1 Critically evaluate and apply ethics, sustainability, social justice, and indigenous values as managers
5.1 Apply professional knowledge and technical skills within management practice

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 minimum of two years' full time, or equivalent relevant managerial work experience, will be offered the Mid-career Management stream (STM91393), while all other applicants will be offered the Early Career Management stream (STM91392).

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.

Recognition of prior learning

Students may be granted a maximum of five subject exemptions, of which two core subjects can be approved from prior undergraduate study.

Course duration and attendance

The course duration is one year of full-time or two years of part-time study.

Course structure

Students must complete a total of 48 credit points made up of eight subjects.

Course completion requirements

Select one of the following: 48cp
      STM91392 Early Career Management stream48cp 
      STM91393 Mid-career Management stream48cp 
Total 48cp

Course program

A typical course program is provided below, showing the recommended study sequence to ensure completion of the course within the expected duration.

Not all subjects are offered every session.

Refer to the Timetable Planner for confirmation of availability.

Early Career Stream, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21900 Business Literacies and the Future   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
Spring session
21926 Managing Culture and Change   6cp
21929 Positive Psychology and the Self   6cp
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
21717 Managing in International Contexts   6cp
Early Career Stream, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21900 Business Literacies and the Future   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21926 Managing Culture and Change   6cp
21929 Positive Psychology and the Self   6cp
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
21717 Managing in International Contexts   6cp
Mid Career Stream, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21926 Managing Culture and Change   6cp
Spring session
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
21929 Positive Psychology and the Self   6cp
21717 Managing in International Contexts   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Mid Career Stream, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21926 Managing Culture and Change   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
21929 Positive Psychology and the Self   6cp
21717 Managing in International Contexts   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp

Articulation with UTS courses

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

Other information

Further information is available from the UTS Business School on:

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