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Graduate Certificate in Politics, Policy and Global Business (GradCertPPGBus)


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Title Graduate Certificate in Politics, Policy and Global Business (GradCertPPGBus)
Course Code C1149
Study Level Graduate Certificate
Organisational Unit Business
Academic Contacts

Academic Chair: Dr Yvonne Haigh | Email: Y.Haigh@murdoch.edu.au | Tel: 9360 2991

Qualification Graduate Certificate in Politics, Policy and Global Business (GradCertPPGBus)
Duration 1 semester full-time
Availability Murdoch campus (internal)
Restriction All graduate courses are subject to restriction.
Description Graduates of tomorrow require skills and knowledge to manage the complex challenges of a globalised economy. In this course, students will learn about the broader political environment for global business and how public policy applies to business activity and its intersections with society, organisations and government.
Admission Requirements: Onshore course offerings Recognised AQF Level 7 Bachelor's degree or higher; or satisfactory preparation for
the course through previous study or professional experience.

Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.
Admission Requirements: Offshore course offerings NA
Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.
Course Learning Outcomes * Explain and appraise major approaches to the role of government and business in improving global business practices
* Demonstrate Apply analytical and interpretative skills to explain in relation to the connections between government, policy and business.
* Display Use advanced professional, teamwork and communication skills appropriate to evaluate issues within a global context.
Employment Prospects Suitable for students with an interest in intersections between government, policy and global business practices.
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Course Structure - 12 credit points

Core Units

MBS661 Global Business in the Asian Century - 6 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

SWM613 Public Policy Perspectives - 6 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

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