About Graduate Diploma Of Business Administration (tbad01) in Charles Darwin University
This course builds and develops your knowledge, skills and understanding of strategic management.
The course consists of 8 core units totaling 80cp focused on the skills required to strategically manage at middle and upper levels of management.
Students enrolled in the GDBA14 Graduate Diploma in Business Administration should transfer to the new TBAD01 Graduate Diploma of Business Administration from 2018.
A candidate must successfully complete units totaling 80 credit points (cp) as detailed below. All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
Compulsory Core units totaling 80 credit points as detailed below.
ACT507 Accounting for Managers
BRE810 Business Research
BUS501 Decision Making
COM501 Communication, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
ECO504 Business Economics (replaces ECO501 from 2019)
MAN506 Organizational Behavior
MAN508 Organizational Strategy and Leadership
MAN509 Contemporary Management Issues
The minimum academic requirements for admission to a postgraduate or graduate entry degree are the completion of a bachelor's degree which is deemed equivalent to an Australian bachelor's degree by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score, prerequisite knowledge or work experience.
IELTS Academic Module - A minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; Australian Technology and Management College (ATMC) - Successful completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). Students will be required to sit an exit test on completion and achieve a score equivalent to IELTS overall 6.5; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) - A minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency - A minimum overall grade of C1, valid for three years from the date of the test to the date of commencement at CDU; Navitas Academic English - A minimum overall pass and 65% in Academic English 3 with a 65% pass in the research essay; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module - A minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50; TOEFL Internet based Test (iBT) - A minimum overall score of 79 with a minimum writing score of 21.
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Charles Darwin University Highlights
||Darwin, Northern Territory
|Number of campuses
||301 Million AUD
|Mode of program
||On campus/ Online/ Full time/ Part time
Charles Darwin University Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses
- The tuition charge for each course and living expenses are included in the cost of attendance for students at Charles Darwin University.
- The cost of living for a person studying in Australia on a student visa is estimated by the Department of Home Affairs to be 21,041 AUD.
For reference, the cost breakdown is shown below:
||Tuition Fee per year
||25,328 – 33,480 AUD
||28,104 - 34,680 AUD
|Undergraduate associate degree
||29,616 – 33,480 AUD
||26,968 – 29,616 AUD
|Graduate associate degree
||25,328 – 28,104 AUD
- For college students in Darwin and Sydney, the cost of living may be different. Below is an estimate for both places as a guide:
||Cost in Darwin (per week)
||Cost in Sydney (per week)
|Food and groceries
|Gas and electricity
|Phone and Internet
|Car (if owned by students)