Graduate Diploma in Business Studies (exit only)

  • Effective from: 2011
  • Approved Abbreviation: GradDipBusSt
  • Western Sydney University Program Code: 2750
  • AQF Level: 8

Program Status: 

This program applies to students who commenced in 2011 or later.

This Graduate Diploma in Business Studies is an exit degree for students who are enrolled in the Doctor of Business Administration.

Students who successfully complete the Graduate Diploma in Business Studies will have an understanding of philosophical foundations of business research and have developed their skills in critically analysing existing literatures on their chosen topic of interest.

Study Mode

Nine months full-time or one and a half years part-time.

Program Advice

Dr Aila Khan

Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.

Enquire about this program| Local Admission | International Admission |

Location

Campus Attendance Mode Advice
Campbelltown Campus Full Time Multi Modal See above
Campbelltown Campus Part Time Multi Modal See above
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Full Time Multi Modal See above
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Part Time Multi Modal See above

Admission

This is an exit award only. Applicants apply to 8038 or 8039 Doctor of Business Administration and exit with the Graduate Diploma in Business Studies.

http://uws.edu.au/research

Program Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 60 credit points, including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
LANG 7010Critical Literature Review20
BUSM 7075Philosophical Foundations of Business Research20
Select one of the following:20
Advanced Research Skills
Or
20 credit points of elective subjects at Masters level
Total Credit Points60