MC-COMM v.1 Master of Commerce
Course CRICOS Code: 078409G
Registered full-time Duration: 2 Years
Masters Degrees (Coursework) prepare students to apply advanced knowledge for professional practice, scholarship and further learning corresponding to AQF level 9 qualifications.
This program aims to develop internationally focused graduates who possess a combination of knowledge and research skills applicable to industry. The majors in this course are designed to allow specialisation in various disciplines in Commerce and are suitable for those who wish to extend their existing knowledge of a discipline as well as those with qualifications in other fields wishing to enter a new discipline.
Additional Course Expenses
Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks and other essential study materials.
Course Entry and Completion Details
Applicants for a Master Degree (Coursework) are required to meet University academic and English language entry standards; details are provided at http://futurestudents.curtin.edu.au. Subject to the duration of the course applicants usually require a Bachelor Degree or equivalent (and may require relevant work experience), Bachelor Honours Degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma. Any specific course entry and completion requirements must also be met.
Specifically applicants require a bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution.Overseas applicants require a qualification that is recognised by tertiary admissions authorities in Australia and considered equivalent to the qualifications listed for entry to this course.
Credit for Recognised Learning
Applications for credit towards a course are assessed on an individual basis. Credit reduces the amount of learning required to complete the course and may be granted for formal education qualifications, non-formal learning from non-award programs of study and informal learning through work experiences. Further information can be found at http://futurestudents.curtin.edu.au.
Applicants with a recognised undergraduate degree may be eligible for a maximum of 100 credits CRL
A student who has successfully completed the requirements of an approved intermediate award may apply for graduation in that award subject to approval of Head of School/Department. Fees apply. Intermediate awards approved for this course:
GC-APFNCE Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance; GC-ISYSTC Graduate Certificate in Information Systems and Technology; GC-PRACC Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting; GC-SUPCMG Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management; GD-PRFACC Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting
Pathway to Further Study
Graduates may qualify for entry to Doctoral degrees. For further details, see the Graduate Research School website http://research.curtin.edu.au/postgraduate-research/future-research-students/entry-requirements/
Master Degrees (Coursework) contain a series of units in a specialised area of study which may include compulsory (core), optional or elective units to cater for student preferences. They may also contain a range of majors/streams for students to choose from.
Course Learning Outcomes
A graduate of this course can:
1. apply appropriate practices, principles and concepts to research and resolve, business issues and problems
2. think critically and reflectively about business problems and draw defensible conclusions
3. access, evaluate and synthesise information applicable to business issues and problems.
4. communicate in ways appropriate to the discipline, audience and purpose
5. engage with and appropriately apply a range of technologies useful to business
6. engage with reflective practice to take responsibility for one’s own learning and development
7. recognise and evaluate the impact of international issues as they relate to business
8. apply an ethical approach in dealing with various stakeholders in a culturally diverse business environment
9. work independently and collaboratively, using team processes, demonstrating professional behaviour and ethical practices
Duration and Availability
This fee paying course is two years full-time or equivalent part-time study. All majors in the course are available to international students studying in Australia on a study visa.
Location and delivery Mode
|Year||Location||Period||All*||Internal||Partially Online Internal^||External||Fully Online#|
|2017||Bentley Campus||Semester 1||Y|
|2017||Bentley Campus||Semester 2||Y|
The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.
* The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.
^ Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.
# Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.
|MJRP-MRKTG||v.1||Marketing Major (MCom)||400.0|
|MJRP-APFNC||v.1||Applied Finance Major (MCom)||400.0|
|MJRP-ISYST||v.1||Information Systems and Technology Major (MCom)||400.0|
|MJRP-SUCMM||v.1||Supply Chain Management Major (MCom)||400.0|
|MJRP-PRFAC||v.1||Professional Accounting Major (MCom)||400.0|
|MJXP-AACPA||v.1||Advanced Accounting CPA Australia Extension Major (MCom)||400.0|
If you need more course information, you may contact the relevant areas: For Current Students: Student Services Office, please click here for further details: http://students.curtin.edu.au/contact_offices.cfm For Domestic Future Students: Future Students Centre, email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +61-8-9266 1000 For International Future Students: Curtin International, email: email@example.com Tel: +61-8-9266 7331
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International students studying in Australia on a student visa can only study full-time and there are also specific entry requirements that must be met. As some information contained in this publication may not be applicable to international students, refer to international.curtin.edu.au for further information. Australian citizens, permanent residents and international students studying outside Australia may have the choice of full-time, part-time and external study, depending on course availability and in-country requirements.