About this course
Designed to give you world-class training that develops real-world business acumen, this online Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership) course is the ideal program for aspiring entrepreneurs and business leaders. Offered online by Dūcere in partnership with the University of Canberra, this groundbreaking MBA has been structured to give you unparalleled hands-on learning and real-world industry insights.
Throughout the 12-month program you will work in teams to deliver three four-month projects that are based on key challenges faced by industry partners such as KPMG, Linfox and Save the Children Australia. The projects will help you grapple with concepts and issues that senior leaders frequently face, and provide you with the opportunity to engage with MBA concepts in a holistic manner.
You will learn how to conduct a market analysis of the threats and opportunities arising from the disruptive impact of digitisation, undertake a rigorous data analysis of a company department and determine opportunities for operational enhancement, and develop an innovative new service to engage customers.
Upon completion of this MBA you will walk away with a real understanding of how corporate innovation and leadership actually works, and have the skills to implement innovative projects in a business context.
To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must:
- Hold a relevant bachelor’s degree; AND/OR
- Have relevant work experience
Alternate entry paths will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
In this business administration course, you will work in teams to complete three four-month industry projects with the following MBA industry partners:
- Save the Children Australia
- Department of Education and Training
- Nous Group
Projects will solve real-world challenges that businesses are facing and will address the following concepts:
- Entrepreneurship and innovation
- People and culture
- Ethics and sustainability
- Strategy and risk
- Finance and administration
- Information and systems
- Marketing and communication
- Operations management
From flexible and self-directed online study, to real-world business projects and dynamic industry events, Dūcere has designed their programs to meet the needs of the modern learner. Their bachelor's degrees and MBA program blend immersive online learning with an applied assessment approach. Under this model, Dūcere students decide when and how they study, whilst completing practical assessments that are relevant to their own career needs and to the needs of industry. So instead of exams, you could be working on business plans, project case studies and more, while enjoying access to Australia’s most industry-relevant course curriculum and content.
However you choose to study, you’ll receive personalised support and advice through Dūcere's student support teams, along with in-depth practical feedback from their academic staff. At every stage of your journey, Dūcere will work with you to cultivate the digital literacy, critical know-how and entrepreneurial skill sets required for success in an economy transformed by innovation.