Certificate of Business

Course Code

26022

Version

5

Faculty

Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Certificates.

Qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts as suitable for entry.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System (IELTS).  The IELTS score required for admission to this course can be found in Schedule I of the JCU Admissions policy.

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

6 credit points as per course structure

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Certificate Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Structure

Options

Select 6 credit points of specified level 1 subjects or any level 1 subject offered by the School of Business

BU1002:03   Accounting for Decision Making

BU1003:03   Economics for Business

BU1004:03   Management, People and Organisations

BU1005:03   Personal and Professional Skills in Business

BU1006:03   Managing the Customer Experience

BU1007:03   Business Data Analysis

BU1008:03   Marketing Fundamentals

BU1009:03   Business Information Systems

BU1011:03   Business, Leisure and Society

BU1112:03   Business Law and Ethics

Campus

COURSE AVAILABLE AT

NOTES

Cairns

 

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

6  - 12 months part-time

Maximum time to complete

2 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment requirements

Nil

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

A candidate who has failed the final subject towards the award and who gained 40% or more of the marks for that subject, may be granted a supplementary examination in that subject. However if that subject is required for accreditation, then the criteria specified by that accreditation will apply.

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable

Maximum allowed

Nil

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

Not applicable - this course does not have majors

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Students who complete the Certificate of Business are eligible for entry to undergraduate business degree programs offered by the Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts, and may be granted advanced standing for subjects completed under the Certificate.