MC162 - Executive Master of Business Administration

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RMIT program code: MC162
Plan name: Executive Master of Business Administration
Plan code: MC162P17
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 058615A

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Stage A:
 
AND  Stage B:
 
AND  Stage C:
 

The Executive Master of Business Administration degree requires the completion of 144 credit points (CP) comprising of the following:

  • 8 compulsory courses (96 CP)
  • 1 Capstone course (12 CP)
  • 1 Business Research Design course (12 CP)
  • 2 University Postgraduate Elective (24 CP)

Information about University Postgraduate elective courses is available on the University Electives web page

 

Capstone Courses

Capstone Courses are compulsory courses designed to consolidate the learning undertaken throughout the program and should generally be taken in your final year/semester of study.  Applications for credit transfer or recognition of prior learning will not be accepted for these courses.

The capstone courses for this program are:

 

Global Intensives, Student Exchange, and Cross-campus Study

As part of your elective choices, you may want to consider enriching your student experience by undertaking global study and work as part of your RMIT program.

Please visit the Global Study and Work webpage for more information. International study and work opportunities at RMIT include:

 

Program Schedule

Please refer to the Program Schedule when planning your enrolment.

 

  • Please note Semester 3 is an additional semester, therefore it is not mandatory that you enrol in Semester 3. Please note that offerings are subject to change.

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Stage A:

 

Intensive courses

1. The compulsory commencement course BUSM4519 Design Thinking for Business (Executive) will be taught intensively. Students are required to attend either Weekend 1 OR Weekend 2 (refer to myTimetable for time and venue details):

Semester 1

  • Weekend 1: Friday 22nd March - Monday 25th March (Week 3-4) OR
  • Weekend 2: Friday 29th March - Monday 1st April (Week 4-5)

Semester 2

  • Weekend 1: Friday 9th August - Monday 12th August (Week 3-4) OR
  • Weekend 2: Friday 16 August - Monday 19 August (Week 4-5)

 

2. The compulsory course BUSM4131 Leadership and Ethics will be taught intensively over the following non-consecutive dates (refer to myTimetable for time and venue details):

Semester 1

  • Weekend 1: Saturday 16th March - Sunday 17th March (week 2)
  • Weekend 2: Saturday 6th April - Sunday 7th April (week 5)
  • Half Weekend: Saturday 4th May (week 8)

Semester 2

  • Weekend 1: Saturday 3rd August - Sunday 4th August (week 2)
  • Weekend 2: Saturday 24th August - Sunday 25th August (week 5)
  • Half Weekend: Saturday 14th September (week 7)

 

 

Complete the following One (1) Commencement Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design Thinking for Business (Executive)12BUSM4519City Campus18681779
AND

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Leadership and Ethics12BUSM4131City Campus18481756
Marketing12YesMKTG1276City Campus19231836
Accounting for Bus Decisions12YesBUSM4126City Campus18471753
 
AND

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Stage B:

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Financial Management12YesBUSM4141City Campus18511760
Managing Technology and Innovation Strategy12YesBUSM4528City Campus1875
Managing Business Operations12YesBUSM4525City Campus1781
Creating Business Strategies12YesBUSM3922City Campus1751
 
AND

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Stage C:

Please note that the ONL online study mode classes of BUSM4448 is available for students of MC196 Master of Information Management only.

Please note that the MBA study mode classes of BUSM4448 is available for students of MC199 Master of Business Administration and MC162 Master of Business Administration (Executive) only.

 

Intensive courses

The compulsory capstone course BUSM4522 Executive Consulting will be taught intensively over the following non-consecutive dates (refer to myTimetable for time and venue details):

Semester 1

  • Weekend 1:  Friday 15 March  –  Sunday 17 March 2019 (Week 2)
  • Weekend 2:  Saturday 25 May 2019 (Week 11)

Semester 2

  • Weekend 1:  Friday 02 August  –  Sunday 04 August 2019 (Week 2)
  • Weekend 2:  Saturday 12 October 2019 (Week 11)

Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Research Design12YesBUSM4448City Campus1799 (MBA)
1810
1811 (ONL)
1725
1726 (MBA)
1727 (ONL)
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

University Postgrad Elective
AND

Complete the following One (1) Capstone Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Executive Consulting12YesBUSM4522City Campus18711780
 

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Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

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

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points.

 

Overloading

You will only be permitted to overload by a maximum of 12 credit points in the final semester of your program

 

Credit and Pathways

If you have previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit or recognition of prior learning towards your RMIT program. Please read the information provided on the Apply for Credit web page.

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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.

Enrolment

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.

Policies

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

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