University of Newcastle Master of Business Administration/Master of Human Resource Management (MBA)

    Detailed Information
    Business School/Provider University of Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle
    Duration 1.5 years Full-time
    3 years Part-time
    Course Code/CRICOS 40146/084247D
    Delivery Mode Delivered on-campus at Newcastle City campus, University of Newcastle Business School
    Commencements Every trimester
    2019 Fees $22,980 Domestic
    $36,690 International

    University of Newcastle MBA / Master of Human Resource Management Course Overview

    The University of Newcastle MBA/Master of Human Resource Management is designed to provide students with a range of analytic, strategic and leadership skills which will prepare them for increasingly competitive careers in business management in the corporate and public sectors. The program offers a grounding in fundamental business areas such as accounting, organisational behaviour, marketing and management. Analytic and problem solving skills are emphasised through an applied understanding of the theoretical framework within which today’s managers must operate, as well as the acquisition of practical skills in teamwork, writing, presentation and time-management. The ability to cope with rapid organisational and technological change is developed through and understanding of organisational behaviour, information systems and organisational change and development.

    The Master of Human Resource Management program is designed for students with little or no background in the discipline or those wishing upgrade their existing knowledge in the field. No prior knowledge is assumed. The program offers courses in the three disciplines of Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, and Organisational Change and Development.

    University of Newcastle MBA/Master of Human Resource Management Course Structure

    Students of the University of Newcastle MBA/Master of Human Resource Management are required to complete 160 units (sixteen courses) including 130 units (thirteen courses) from the Core courses and 30 units (three course) from the directed courses.

    What University of Newcastle Says

    The combined University of Newcastle MBA/Master of Human Resource Management program allows students to undertake studies in the more general business disciplines of the Master of Business Administration, while also studying the specific Human Resources Management courses of the Master of Human Resource Management.

    Accreditation

    The University of Newcastles Business School has received international acclaim for its programs through accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

    Entry Requirements

    There are two pathways into the Master of Business Administration.

    Direct entry into the Masters Program (120 units) will be available to applicants who have:

    • 4 year Bachelors (Honours) Degree, or
    • 3 year Bachelors Degree in a related field such as accounting, business, commerce, economics, finance, human resource management, industrial relations, management, marketing, or
    • 3 year Bachelors Degree not in a related field + 1 year relevant organisational experience, or
    • At least 7 years relevant organisational experience, including 2 years in a management position.

    Students seeking RPL must apply to the Program Convenor for recognition of relevant RPL. RPL applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

    The alternate pathway is through the Graduate Certificate (40 units), available for applicants who have:

    • 3 year Bachelors Degree not in a related field; or
    • 3 year Diploma in a related field such as accounting, business, commerce, economics, finance, human resource management, industrial relations, management, marketing, or
    • 3 year Diploma not in a related field + 1 year relevant organisational experience, or
    • 2 year Diploma in a related field such as accounting, business, commerce, economics, finance, human resource management, industrial relations, management, marketing, + 2 years relevant organisational experience, or
    • 2 year Diploma not in a related field + 3 years relevant organisational experience, or
    • At least 5 years relevant organisational experience.

    Scholarships

    https://www.newcastle.edu.au/scholarships

    Contact Information
    229 King Street, New South Wales 2300
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