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Graduate Certificate in Commerce
Graduate Certificate in Commerce

Graduate Certificate in Commerce

  • ID:UWA610124
  • Level:Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

(1) To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have

(1)(a) a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;


(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent;


(c) at least two years professional experience in a relevant occupation; or

(2) Significant work experience including at least 5 years with a material level of responsibility.

English Requirements

  • Internet-based Test (iBT): An overall score of 82 with a minimum score of: 22 in the Writing section; 18 in the Reading section; 20 in the Speaking section; and 20 in the Listening 

  • IELTS (Academic) including IELTS for UKVI (Academic): Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 (must include Academic Reading and Writing modules)

  • PTE (Academic): Postgraduate Research Studies applicants: An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 64 in the reading and writing sections, and no less than 54 in the other sections.

Course Information

The Graduate Certificate in Commerce comprises four units in accounting, economics, management and marketing. This is a standalone qualification, and can also serve as an entry point into the Master of Commerce. The course is ideal for graduates who do not hold an undergraduate degree in business.

A postgraduate qualification in Commerce from the internationally accredited UWA Business School can boost your employment opportunities around the world.

Our world-class academics and leading industry partners will ensure you are exposed to the latest theory and practice. Alongside this, you will have the opportunity to take part in extracurricular activities, from career fairs and networking events, to joining student groups and attending professional development workshops and guest lectures from senior executives.

Take your career to the next level with a postgraduate qualification in Commerce.


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Course structure details


Take units to the value of 24 points, as advised by the Faculty:

  • ACCT5432 Introductory Financial Accounting (6)

  • BUSN5100 Applied Professional Business Communications (6)

  • BUSN5101 Programming for Business (6)

  • ECON5541 Economics for Business: Applications and Policy (6)

  • EMPL5412 Employment Relations (6)

  • FINA5432 Introduction to Finance (6)

  • HRMT5504 Introduction to Human Resource Management (6)

  • MGMT5504 Data Analysis and Decision Making (6)

  • MGMT5507 Management and Organisations (6)

  • MGMT5508 Organisational Behaviour and Leadership (6)

  • MKTG5561 Marketing Management (6)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Business Administration Manager

  • Finance Manager

  • Retail Manager

  • General Manager

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) per year

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