University of Technology Sydney

C11213v1 Graduate Certificate in Executive Business Administration

Award(s): Graduate Certificate in Executive Business Administration (GradCertExecBusAdmin)
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 26
Course EFTSL: 0.54
Location: City campus

Notes

This course is not offered to international students.


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

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Executive Business Administration provides foundation skills used in the general management of a business unit or enterprise for non-graduates who have at least eight years of relevant business experience.

Course aims

General management skills are developed to provide a knowledge base in the areas of leadership, strategic thinking, business planning, decision-making tools, organisational and group dynamics, effective communication and accounting.

Career options

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

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.

Professional Experience Requirement: At least five years' work experience at a senior managerial or above level.

All applicants who do not meet the minimum academic requirement may still be considered on the basis of:
• a minimum of at least eight 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.

Interview Requirement: Attend an interview with the director of the EMBA.

The English proficiency requirement for local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 7.0 overall with a writing score of 6.5; or TOEFL: paper based: 584-609 overall, internet based: 94-101 overall with a writing score of 24; or AE6: Pass; or PTE: 65-72 overall with a writing score 58; or CAE: 185-190 with a writing score 176.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

Course duration and attendance

The course is available in February session each year and is expected to be completed in one session (February - July) on a full-time basis. Teaching is conducted in both block and evening classes. Dates and times are available from the UTS timetable.

21921 Integrative Strategy and Leadership is a residential subject taught off-campus. Students must attend the EMBA Induction Day at the start of the course.

Course structure

Students must complete a total of 26 credit points, comprising four core subjects.

Course completion requirements

26803 Executive Essentials 0cp
21921 Integral and Ethical Leadership 8cp
22802 Accounting for Financial Decision Making 6cp
21892 Strategic Value Creation and Capture 12cp
Total 26cp

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.

February commencing, part time
Year 1
February session
26803 Executive Essentials   0cp
21921 Integral and Ethical Leadership   8cp
Autumn session
22802 Accounting for Financial Decision Making   6cp
21892 Strategic Value Creation and Capture   12cp

Articulation with UTS courses

This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Executive Business Administration and the Executive Master of Business Administration (C04031).

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)