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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Master of Business Administration
MBA

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the degree of Master of Business Administration requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for a relevant Bachelor's degree, having achieved at least a B- grade average in the highest level courses, or equivalent; and

(c) have completed at least three years of relevant postgraduate practical experience; and

(d) have been selected into the programme on the basis of selection process which may include a written application, referee reports and practical exercises.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the degree of Master of Business Administration shall follow a parts based course of study, totalling at least 180 credits; comprising:

(a) Parts One and Two as specified in the schedule to the Degree;

and including:

(b) the compulsory courses specified in the Schedule to the Degree;

(c) attending contact courses, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. The Degree of Master of Business Administration may be awarded with or without a subject.

4. The requirements for each subject are set out in the Master of Business Administration Schedule.

5. Subject available are: Business Sustainability, Digital Transformation, International Marketing.

Student Progression

6. For progression to Part Two candidates must have achieved a B- grade average across the courses completed in Part One.

7. In cases of sufficient merit, the degree of Master of Business Administration may be awarded with Distinction or Merit, in accordance with the provisions of the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Completion Requirements

8. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates will apply.

9. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Postgraduate Diploma in Business or the Postgraduate Certificate in Business should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

10. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Master of Business Administration

Part One Core courses (90 credits from)

115.764 Leadership and Teamwork 15 credits

115.765 Managing People and Organisations 15 credits

115.766 Managing Financial Resources 15 credits

115.768 Marketing Analysis and Strategy 15 credits

115.769 Business Economics 15 credits

115.774 Operations and Supply Chain Management 15 credits

Part Two Core course selection (30 credits from)

115.810 Strategic Business in the Global Market 30 credits

115.811 Strategic Complexities in International Business 30 credits
R 115.810

Part One Elective courses for candidates completing without a subject (30 credits from)

115.784 Balancing Innovation and Risk Management 15 credits

115.791 Digital Transformation 15 credits

115.792 Business Sustainability 15 credits

115.793 International Marketing 15 credits

115.796 Designing Products and Services for International Markets 15 credits

115.799 Digital Design and Disruption 15 credits

Part Two Compulsory course for candidates completing without a subject (30 credits from)

115.812 Action Learning Project 30 credits

Master of Business Administration subjects

Business Sustainability (60 credits)

Part One Subject courses (30 credits from)

115.784 Balancing Innovation and Risk Management 15 credits

115.792 Business Sustainability 15 credits

Part Two Subject course (30 credits from)

115.812 Action Learning Project 30 credits

Digital Transformation (60 credits)

Part One Subject courses (30 credits from)

115.791 Digital Transformation 15 credits

115.799 Digital Design and Disruption 15 credits

Part Two Subject course (30 credits from)

115.812 Action Learning Project 30 credits

International Marketing (60 credits)

Part One Subject courses (30 credits from)

115.793 International Marketing 15 credits

115.796 Designing Products and Services for International Markets 15 credits

Part Two Subject course (30 credits from)

115.812 Action Learning Project 30 credits

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