University of Technology Sydney

C11021v7 Graduate Certificate in Management

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

Notes

This course is not offered to international students.


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 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 Formulate options that respond to community, Indigenous and business needs within a management context
2.1 Communicate information clearly and fluently to a diverse range of stakeholders
2.2 Interact with colleagues and stakeholders to work effectively in teams and deliver agreed project outcomes
3.1 Explain principles of law, ethics, sustainability and Indigenous values as publicly accountable managers
4.1 Use management concepts, including Indigenous perspectives, and technical skills in forming stewardship judgments to lead professional practice in general management

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.

All applicants who do not meet the academic requirement may still be considered on the basis of:

  • a minimum of at least four years' full time, or equivalent, relevant work experience.

The relevant work experience must be demonstrated through a C.V. and a Statement of Service confirming the dates of employment, and the position held within the organisation.

The English proficiency requirement for 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.

Recognition of prior learning

There is no recognition of prior learning available for this course.

Course duration and attendance

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

Students who wish to undertake a full-time study load should apply for the Graduate Certificate in Business Immersion and Career Transition (C11300).

Course structure

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

Course completion requirements

STM91679 Core Subjects (GCManagement) 24cp
Total 24cp

Course program

Not all subjects are offered every session. Refer to the Timetable Planner for confirmation of availability.

Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21717 Managing in a Multicultural World   6cp
Spring session
21926 Managing Change   6cp
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
21926 Managing Change   6cp
21832 Managing for Sustainability   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21937 Managing, Leading and Stewardship   6cp
21717 Managing in a Multicultural World   6cp

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)