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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Graduate Diploma (Marketing)

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II


1. Admission to the Graduate Diploma (Marketing) requires that the candidate will:

(a) have been awarded or qualified for an advanced diploma or associate degree, or equivalent;

(b) have achieved an overall academic score of 6.0 in an IELTS assessment, with no band score less than 5.5 or equivalent TOEFL score, or other evidence acceptable to Academic Board.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Graduate Diploma (Marketing) shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits, comprising at least:

(a) Courses as defined by the Schedule for the Qualification;

and including:

(b) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.


3. The Graduate Diploma (Marketing) awarded without an endorsement.

Completion Requirements

4. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

5. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

6. Candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded an appropriate Certificate should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Academic Progress

7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Graduate Diploma (Marketing)

Compulsory courses (120 credits from)

115321 Academic Language for Postgraduate Study 15 credits

115322 Critical and Contextual Thinking Skills for Postgraduate Study 15 credits

115323 Advanced Communication for Postgraduate Study 15 credits

115324 Intercultural Competence 15 credits

115758 Interpersonal Communication at Work 15 credits

115759 Current Issues in Business 15 credits

156700 Essentials of Marketing 30 credits
R 156741, 115104, 115116