Graduate Certificate in Business Innovation and Leadership - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Graduate Certificate in Business Innovation and Leadership

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Want to advance your career or take your own business to the next level? This specialised graduate certificate is designed to build the knowledge and skills you need to lead an innovative, agile and sustainable business enterprise in today's digital business environment.

Study locations
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Online
USC program code
Session 1
6 months full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning, Online
Other requirements
Standard English language requirements apply.
Total courses
Total units
Not available to international students on a Student visa.

In this program you will:

  • Develop skills in innovation, digital literacy, creative thinking, problem solving and decision making
  • Learn the knowledge and expertise to maximise your potential for career progression with topics such as strategic leadership and self-management
  • Apply your learning to real business projects, and use management frameworks to address challenges and create viable solutions through design-based thinking
Admission Requirements

Completion of a three year Bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7) from a recognised higher education institution in business or related field, or equivalent.

Program structure

Required courses (4) 48 units

BUS705 Innovation Management and Professional Development
MGT701 Leading and Managing Organisations
MGT730 Innovation by Design
MGT731 Entrepreneurship and Business Model Innovation

Note: Program structures are subject to change.

Total units: 48
Program requirements
  • Successfully complete 48 units as outlined in the program structure
Program notes
  • Completing this program within the specified (full-time) duration is based on studying 48 unit points per semester (normally 4 courses) and following the recommended study sequence
  • The unit value of all courses is 12 units unless otherwise specified
  • It is each students responsibility to enrol correctly according to your course requisites, program rules and requirements and be aware of the academic calendar dates
  • Refer to the Managing your progression page for help in understanding your program structure, reviewing your progress and planning remaining courses.

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