Master of Management - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Master of Management

Become a next-level business leader.

This program is for managers from a broad field of occupations who want to enhance their strategic and operational management skills. USC has two new specialist electives to the program to meet increasing job demands – Project Management and Health Sector Business Management.

Study location
  • Sippy Downs
CRICOS code
082695G
Commence
Session 1, Session 2, Session 3, Session 5, Session 6, Session 7
Program length (full-time)
2 years or 1.5 years accelerated delivery^
Annual tuition fee 2020
A$27,400
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$54,800
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2020 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
  • ^The courses in the accelerated program offerings (Sunshine Coast and online) will be scheduled across six sessions a year which will facilitate completion of the 192 unit master degree in one and a half years.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast
USC program code
BU734
Commence
Session 1, Session 2, Session 3, Session 5, Session 6, Session 7
Duration
2 years full time, equivalent part time or 1.5 years accelerated delivery^
Study mode
Blended Learning, Online
Total courses
16
Total units
192
Footnotes
  • ^The courses in the accelerated program offerings (Sunshine Coast and online) will be scheduled across six sessions a year which will facilitate completion of the 192 unit master degree in one and a half years.

In this program, you will improve your ability to evaluate business decision-making and work on real world business problems and situations. Develop important skills in managing people and teams.

The Master’s program gives you a complete theoretical foundation in all areas of management, including finance, informatics and marketing.

Admission requirements
  • Completion of a recognised Bachelor degree from a recognised higher education institution, or equivalent.
  • Students admitted to the program with a completed AQF level 7 Bachelor degree or equivalent in Business are eligible to have the volume of learning in this program reduced by 48 units.
  • Applicants from a non-English speaking background must demonstrate an appropriate level of English proficiency. Refer to the English language requirements
Intakes - When to apply

From Session 2, 2020 Sunshine Coast and Online intakes will be Session 1, Session 2, Session 3, Session 5, Session 6 and Session 7.

Students commencing in Session 7 or Session 1 who wish to complete in an accelerated study mode and who do not enter with a reduced volume of learning will need to negotiate a study plan with the Program Coordinator.

Program structure

Required courses (11) 132 units

ACC701 Accounting for Managers
BUS703 Managing Research
BUS705 Innovation Management
INF701 Management Informatics
MGT701 Leading and Managing Organisations
MGT702 Understanding and Managing Organisational Behaviour
MGT703 Strategic Management
MGT712 Corporate Governance, Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
MKG701 Marketing Management
PRM701 Project Management Principles

PLUS select 1 course (12 units) from:

BUS702 Economics for Managers
BUS502 Principles of Economics for Accountants

Elective courses (5) 60 units

Select 5 electives at 500, 600 or 700 level from the USC Business School.

These electives can be used to complete the following specialisations:

Note: Program structures are subject to change. Not all USC courses are available on every USC campus.

Total units: 192
Program requirements

In order to graduate you must:

  • Successfully complete 192 units as outlined in the Program Structure
Program notes
  • Completing this program within the specified (full-time) duration is based on studying 48 unit points per semester (normally 4 courses) and following the recommended study sequence
  • The unit value of all courses is 12 units unless otherwise specified
  • It is each students responsibility to enrol correctly according to your course requisites, program rules and requirements and be aware of the academic calendar dates
  • Students admitted to the program with a completed AQF level 7 Bachelor degree or equivalent in Business are eligible to have the volume of learning in this program reduced by 48 units
  • Only a full-time study option is available to international students on a Student Visa
  • Online study mode not available to international students on a Student Visa
  • Refer to the Managing your progression page for help in understanding your program structure, reviewing your progress and planning remaining courses.

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