Students may apply for exemption for previous tertiary study where appropriate in accordance with the Advanced Standing and Articulation policy and associated procedures.
Advanced standing will be granted for the following:
AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a cognate discipline* – 12 credit points
AQF level 7 bachelor degree in non-cognate discipline and relevant employment experience** - 12 credit points
AQF level 7 bachelor degree in cognate discipline* and relevant employment experience** – 24 credit points
AQF level 8 bachelor honours degree in a non-cognate discipline – 12 credit points
AQF level 8 bachelor honours degree in a cognate* discipline – 24 credit points
AQF level 8 graduate certificate in any discipline or JCU Graduate Certificate in Business Adminstration – 12 credit points
NB Where employment experience without qualifications, as set out below, is used to meet entry requirements, that experience will not also be used to give advanced standing.
*Cognate disciplines: Accounting and Finance, Marketing, Management, Commerce, HRM, Economics, Tourism and Hospitality or other disciplines where students will have completed study relating to organisational behaviour, business, strategy, marketing, economics, communication and people management.
**Employment experience: Applicants must have a minimum of 4 years full-time equivalent professional work experience in a management, leadership or supervisory level in a business environment or be eligible for a member grade status of a relevant professional organisation. Students will have demonstrable effective management experience relating to organisational behaviour, business, strategy, marketing, economics, communication and people management.
Students who enter the program via a pathway granting 24 credit points advanced standing will not be entitled to undertake a major, or must elect not to receive the 12 credit points advanced standing equivalent to the elective subjects.
Advanced standing will not be granted for undergraduate studies or for work experience that is used to gain admission to the course.