About this course
Designed to give you an understanding of the key aspects of business operations, the Graduate Certificate in Business incorporates four units of study.
These units cover accounting for managers, marketing, organisational behaviour, and economics and quantitative analysis. With these fundamentals under your belt, you’ll be able to take the next step in your career or transition into a variety of roles within the industry.
Southern Cross University (SCU) offers this course for online study, allowing you to work around your existing commitments and create a flexible schedule that works for you.
Your pathway to an MBA
If you decide to continue your studies, and enrol in SCU’s Graduate Diploma in Business or Master of Business Administration, you’ll receive advanced standing for the units you have completed.
Find out more about the SCU Online experience
To be eligible for this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Demonstrated professional standing – either a bachelor’s degree (or a similar qualification) from a university, or other experience equivalent to a degree; AND
- Be proficient in English
In this business course, the subjects you may study include:
- Accounting for managers
- Organisational behaviour
- Economics and quantitative analysis
Why SCU Online?
Established to meet the needs of busy working professionals seeking to advance their careers with a postgraduate qualification, SCU Online puts flexibility and convenience first. All qualifications are accredited through Southern Cross University, so you’ll earn your degree from one of the top 500 universities in the world (2015 Times Higher Education World University Rankings). To cater to a variety of learning styles, SCU Online employs a diverse range of contemporary teaching methods and online content, including educational videos, collaborative discussion boards and interactive tutorials. With experienced teaching staff committed to delivering engaging learning experiences, students are empowered to succeed. SCU Online’s course range extends across industries such as business, accounting, healthcare, engineering and IT management.
SCU Online is 100% online, so you can easily access your course materials anywhere, anytime. With a strong focus on accessibility and flexibility, SCU Online is one of the few Australian universities with an accelerated learning program made up of six 7-week study periods. This means that you can tailor your study load and timetable according to your personal commitments. All courses feature an extensive repository of resources including, video, academic readings, textbooks, case studies, interactive discussion boards and dynamic tutorials. And, a dedicated Student Success Advisor is on hand to guide you every step of the way, offering valuable advice and tips to help all students achieve their study goals.