The emerging leaders of an organisation is critical to its succession planning and ability to innovate. This Graduate Certificate in Applied Business qualification is for managers who will be mentored for future C-suite roles.
This course gives participants the skills to investigate and analyse complex situations, innovate, problem solve, manage projects, communicate effectively at the highest levels, and lead change management.
Participants in the Graduate Certificate in Applied Business are able to substantially step-up their performance and abilities and move their career to more senior positions. This qualification is also a bridge to their eligibility to apply for MBA-level programs and formalise their experience to date with an accredited qualification.
This qualification focuses on real world, relevant global contexts. It is a practical program with projects and assignments you can integrate into your existing role or organisation. Undergoing the program gives you skills and tools you can use immediately and encourages you to think differently.
This Graduate Certificate course enables pathway into Master-level (MBA) programs, has alliance with Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and attracts benefits from the Institute of Managers and Leaders (IML). Read more information under Course Benefits section.
Who should attend?
This qualification is suitable for management professionals seeking to develop their business capabilities and move their career along the C-Suite fast-track, as well as professionals seeking to enter an MBA program who need to increase their experience and qualifications first.
6 to 12 months
Part-time, Face-to-face, Live online, workplace
Graduate Certificate in Applied Business
Download this course brochure for more information about the qualification, and a detailed breakdown of the course units. This can also be given to your employer to pitch for funding or support of your program.
Swinburne Live Online Short Courses and Qualifications
Our Live Online training is delivered to you live, providing similar interactions as face to face training with the benefits of remote access. The training is delivered through video conferencing and discussion board platforms. Workshops are broken into interactive video sessions, including presentations and distribution of materials and discussion board based activities.
Our Live Online delivery
Our Live Online delivery is a dynamic, engaging and interactive way to learn remotely. It’s just like face to face but with the added benefits of digital technology. Your facilitator will present in real-time, and you will be able to participate in group discussions and collaborate on exercises and group activities using our interactive platforms.