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Master of Business Administration
Approved Abbreviation: MBA
Western Sydney University Course Code: 2761.3
CRICOS Code: 079261D
Course Status: CURRENT
This version of the course is available to new and continuing students.
Students should follow the course structure for the course or course version relevant to the year they commenced. This version applies to students whose commencement year in this course is 2015 or later.
Units may be revised or replaced to ensure students are provided with up to date curriculum throughout their studies, and this may result in a new course version. Refer to the Check My Course Progress page in MySR for the most up to date information for your course.
Commencement Year 2014 (Q3) - 2761.2 - Master of Business Administration
Commencement Year 2013 (Q4) - 2014 (Q2) - 2761.1 - Master of Business Administration
Through its research-driven and integrated focus, this degree equips graduates with the skills and knowledge to engage with contemporary business environments. The design of the degree reflects consultation with a range of stakeholders including industry and professional associations. The design comprises business foundation and core units which provide students with key skills such as business communication and analysis, as well as a general knowledge of the basics of business e.g., Accounting, Economics, and Statistics. Upon completion of the foundation and core, students complete 60 credit points (cp) in one of the following specialisations: Finance and Investment, Hospitality and Tourism, Human Resource Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Management, Marketing, Sustainable Business, Property, Information and Communications Technology, Digital Knowledge and Innovation, and Business Analytics. Students complete: four foundation (40cp), four core (40cp), and six specialisation units (60cp) as well as a 20 credit point capstone unit, for a total of 160 credit points. Students may elect to complete a non-specialisation where six units (60cp) can be chosen separately from any postgraduate business units. This course has multiple intakes each year and is suitable for graduates holding a bachelor degree in any discipline from a recognised university.
Two years full-time or four years part-time.
Course AdviceProspective students should use the links at the top of the page for general enquiries about this course.
|Parramatta Campus||Full Time||Internal||Laurel Jackson|
|Parramatta Campus||Part Time||Internal||Laurel Jackson|
|Uni of Economics Ho Chi Minh City||Full Time||Internal||
|Uni of Economics Ho Chi Minh City||Part Time||Internal||
Applicants must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree, or higher, in any discipline.
Applications from Australian and New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent resident visas must be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).
Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local and International applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.
International applicants must apply directly to Western Sydney University via the International Office.
International students applying to The University through the International Office can find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on their website.
Overseas qualifications must be deemed by the Australian Education International - National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (AEI-NOOSR) to be equivalent to Australian qualifications in order to be considered by UAC and Western Sydney University.
Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 160 credit points (cp). This includes 40cp general foundation units, 40cp core units, 60cp specialist knowledge units, and a 20cp capstone unit as per the structure below
General Foundation Units
|200820.2||The Contemporary Business Environment|
|200825.2||Understanding Contemporary Organisations|
|200831.1||Integrated Business Experience 1|
|200821.2||Financial Reports for Decision Making|
|200843.2||Integrated Business Experience 2|
|SP2008.1||Logistics and Supply Chain Management|
|SP2018.1||Information and Communications Technology|
|SP2019.1||Digital Knowledge and Innovation|
A total of 6 units from any postgraduate Business unit
Choose one of