DP003 - Diploma of Commerce

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RMIT program code: DP003
Plan name: Diploma of Commerce
Plan code: DP003
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 065386F

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program

The program comprises of eight (8) courses 12 Credit Points each.


You will complete four (4) courses per semester.


Semester One of your study: comprises of four (4) courses – Business Computing, Accounting in Organisations and Society, Commercial Law and Prices and Markets.


Semester Two of your study: comprises of four (4) courses - Business Statistics, Introduction to Management, Macroeconomics 1 and Marketing Principles.


If you wish to apply for recognition for academic studies completed in another course or program or Recognition of Prior Learning please submit all of your documents to Business Central on Level 7 in Building 80 along with a Credit Transfer or a Recognition of Prior learning Application form which is available at the following website: http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/forms


For further assistance please contact Business Central via RMIT Connect


IMPORTANT: For 2017, Diploma of Commerce students will choose their timetable via the Student Timetabling System (STS). Please ensure that you regularly check myRMIT for any announcements in relation to the opening date and time of STS for Diploma students.


Some courses needed for completion may not be available or produce timetable clashes with other study. Once your timetable is available check for clashes and adjust your enrolment accordingly.


For further assistance please contact Business Central via RMIT Connect

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Year One of Program

  Commencing Students:

If you are a commencing student you are required to enrol in all four (4) courses for semester 1,

2017 (1710) and four (4) courses for semester 2 2017.


If you are International student you must register with RMIT International upon arrival in Melbourne.  As an onshore international student your visa conditions require you to maintain a full enrolment load at all times unless you have a reduced load approved from the College of Business.


  Continuing Students:

If you need to continue your program you need to enrol during the specified enrolment period to secure your place in your program for the upcoming year.


Enrolment online for 2017 will open on Wednesday 2nd November 2016 and close on Sunday 18 December 2016 for continuing students.


Please note if you do not enrol or take an approved leave of absence by the last day to enrol (18 December 2016) you will lose your place in your program.


For further assistance please contact Business Central via RMIT Connect

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code


Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Computing12ISYS3314City Campus31002921
Accounting in Organisations and Society12ACCT2213City Campus31153013
Marketing Principles12MKTG1329City Campus30862911
Introduction to Management12BUSM4323City Campus31112932
Commercial Law12LAW2497City Campus30892913
Macroeconomics 112ECON1273City Campus31042925
Prices and Markets12YesECON1275City Campus31022923
Business Statistics12ECON1274City Campus31032924

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Business Central via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Central, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston street.  


The majority of Higher Education programs use the Student Timetabling System (STS). Go to the Student Timetabling System web page to access timetabling information.

If your program is taught by a Vocational Education (VE) school then please go to the Vocational Education timetabling website.

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.


For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.


For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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