Graduate Certificate of Business Administration – Second half year ALL intakes (Australia) and (Singapore)
Law, Business and the Creative Arts
This course is changing structure in mid-2014. This course information is for the following students:
Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree in any discipline, from this or another university; or
Other qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts as equivalent to the above.
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.
Additional selection requirements
Graduates intending to enrol in a Master of Business Administration or an associated joint degree should seek advice from the Faculty prior to enrolment.
Special admission requirements
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
12 credit points
Additional course rules
Additional completion requirements
Course learning outcomes
JCU graduates are committed to lifelong learning, intellectual development, and to the display of exemplary personal, professional and ethical standards. They have a sense of their place in the tropics and are charged with professional, community, and environmental responsibility. JCU graduates appreciate the need to embrace and be acquainted with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples of Australia. They are committed to reconciliation, diversity and sustainability. They exhibit a willingness to lead and to contribute to the intellectual, environmental, cultural, economic and social challenges of regional, national, and international communities of the tropics.
On successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Business Administration, JCU graduates will be able to:
* From 1/7/2014
LB5202:03 Marketing Management
LB5205:03 People in Organisations
LB5212:03 Accounting and Finance for Managers
LB5236:03 Comparative Global Business Systems
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
This course information is for Brisbane students commencing in 2014 in the second or third trimester intake only
Brisbane students commencing in 2014 in the first trimester intakes should refer to the OTHER DOCUMENT for their course information
This course information is for Cairns students commencing in 2014 in the second half year intake only
Cairns students commencing in 2014 in the first half year intake should refer to the OTHER DOCUMENT for their course information
This course information is for Singapore students commencing in 2014
This course information is for Townsville students commencing in 2014 in the second half year intake only
Townsville students commencing in 2014 in the first half year intake should refer to the OTHER DOCUMENT for their course information
Available from 1/7/2014
Expected time to complete
6 months full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
A candidate who has failed a single subject towards the award in their final teaching period 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.
Candidates may apply for advanced standing for previous tertiary study in accordance with the Advanced Standing for Previous Studies and Recognised Prior Learning policy associated procedures.
6 credit points
Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 4 years prior to the commencement of this course.
Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 7 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the candidate has not completed the course of study prescribed for the degree.
Advanced standing will not be granted for undergraduate studies or for work experience that is used to gain admission to the course.
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award
Candidates who complete the Graduate Certificate of Business Administration are eligible for entry to the Master of Business Administration.