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C11021v6 Graduate Certificate in Management

Award(s): Graduate Certificate in Management (GradCertM)
CRICOS code: 016932B
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 24
Course EFTSL: 0.5
Location: City campus

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

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Management introduces students to post-graduate studies toward an enterprise-wide view of organisations embedded in a global society, integrating views that range from back-office/shop-floor to boardroom to town-hall meetings. Such a view is deemed essential to prizing the work, people, places and processes needed in today’s highly competitive and publicly scrutinized global business environment for an increasingly uncertain future.

An innovative structure provides students with an introduction to the skills, attitudes and professional capabilities involved in managing and leading across industry sectors.

Course aims

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

Career options

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

Course intended learning outcomes

1.1 Explain general management concepts, including Indigenous perspectives, to inform decision making in local and international contexts
2.1 Formulate options that respond to local, Indigenous and organisational needs within a general management context
3.1 Construct and employ multi-media communications to interact effectively with internal and external stakeholders
3.2 Interact effectively with others in order to work towards agreed outcomes
4.1 Understand and apply ethics, social justice, and indigenous values as managers
5.1 Use 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 without an academic qualification require a minimum of four years' full time, or equivalent, relevant post-secondary work experience and general capacity to undertake tertiary education.

Applicants with a minimum of two years' full time, or equivalent, relevant managerial work experience will be offered the Mid-career Management stream (STM91395), and all other applicants will be offered the Early Career Management stream (STM91394).

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.

Course duration and attendance

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

Course structure

Students must complete a total of 24 credit points made up of four subjects.

Course completion requirements

Select one of the following: 24cp
      STM91394 Early Career Management stream24cp 
      STM91395 Mid-career Management stream24cp 
Total 24cp

Course program

A typical course program is provided below, showing the recommended study sequence to ensure completion of the course within the expected duration. 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
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
Early Career Stream, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21900 Business Literacies and the Future   6cp
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
21928 People, Work and Employment   6cp
Mid-Career Stream, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Mid-Career Stream, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21854 Problem Solving, Creativity and Solution Setting   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp

Articulation with UTS courses

This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Management, the Graduate Diploma in Management (C07018), and the Master in Management (C04287) or (C04259).

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)