Graduate Certificate in Business Communications
This preliminary course is primarily for students for whom English is not a first language who would benefit from a semester of study to prepare for entry to a postgraduate course in the Business School. The course is designed to improve these students' oral and written communication skills, and provide a foundation for postgraduate studies in Business in an Australian environment.
- Course title
- Graduate Certificate in Business Communications
- Award abbreviation
- Course code
- Course type
- postgraduate certificate
- not available in 2018
- Administered by
- Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education
- Intake periods
- Mid-year only
- Attendance type
- full-time only
- Credit points required
A standard full-time load is 24 points per semester.
- Delivery mode
- Locations offered
- UWA (Perth)
- Domestic fee type
- Postgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP
- Course Coordinator(s)
- Professor Phil Hancock
- Visit the fees calculator.
Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.
Note: This course is not available in 2018.
|Key to availability of units:|
|S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = summer teaching period; N/A = not available in 2018;|
NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period; * = to be advised
Take all units (24 points):
|N/A||MGMT5605||Professional Business Communications|
|N/A||MGMT5606||Intercultural Professional Business Communications|
|S1, S2||MGMT5610||Applied Professional Business Communications|
|N/A||MGMT5613||Professional Business Research Practice|
Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures
1.(1) The student procedures apply, except as otherwise indicated in the rules for this course.
Academic Conduct Essentials module
2.(1) Except as stated in (2), a student who enrols in this course for the first time irrespective of whether they have previously been enrolled in another course of the University, must undertake the Academic Conduct Essentials module (the ACE module).
English Language competency requirements
3. To be considered eligible for consideration for admission to this course an applicant must satisfy the University's English language competence requirement as set out in the University Policy on Admission: Coursework.
Admission ranking and selection
Articulations and exit awards
(2) Units must be selected in accordance with the course structure, as set out in these rules.
(Approved exception to University Policy)
9. A student who has not achieved a result of Ungraded Pass (UP) for the ACE module when their progress status is assessed will not have made satisfactory progress even if they have met the other requirements for satisfactory progress in Rule 8.
11. A student who does not make satisfactory progress in terms of Rule 9 is assigned the progress status of 'On Probation', unless they have been assigned a progress status of 'Suspended' or 'Excluded' for failure to meet other satisfactory progress requirements in Rule 8.