MC205 - Master of Commerce

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RMIT program code: MC205
Plan name: Master of Commerce
Plan code: MC205P15
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077517A

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Stage A:
 
AND  Stage B:
 
AND  Stage C:
 
AND  Specialised 4 -Course Sequence:
 

The Master of Commerce consists of 16 courses.

You will be required to complete the following:

  • 4 business enabling courses (non EXE plan)
  • One compulsory specialisation (block of four prescribed courses in a business discipline) 
  • Compulsory BUSM4448 Business Research Design course
  • Either a second specialisation (block of four prescribed courses in a business discipline) or any 4 optional courses* from any course listed other than the core course 
  • 3 optional courses*


*Optional courses may be chosen from the individual courses comprising the specialisations offered.
*Students can also select an international study program (study tour) offered by the College of Business.

Please note, classes with ONL are only available to students undertaking the Master of Information Management MC196 or the Graduate Certificate in Information Management GC098

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Stage A:

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Management 1 - Managing People12BUSM1162City Campus10831109
Business and Government in the Global Context12BUSM3886City Campus11181119
Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach12YesISYS1028City Campus22152168
Accounting for Management Decisions12ACCT2127City Campus22112278
AND

Complete Two (2) Courses from One (1) Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure

AND
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Complete Two (2) Courses from a second Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure

OR

Complete Two (2) Elective Courses from the Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure. (One (1) International Study Tour may be included).

}
 
AND

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Stage B:

Complete the Two (2) remaining Courses from One (1) Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure

AND
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Complete the remaining Two (2) Courses from a second Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure

OR

Complete Two (2) Elective Courses from the Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure (One (1) International Study Tour may be included).

}
 
AND

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Stage C:

Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Research Design12YesBUSM4448City Campus2030
2334 (ONL)
2003
2301 (ONL)
AND

Complete any Three (3) Elective Courses from the Specialised 4-Course Sequence listed at the end of this program structure

 
AND

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Specialised 4 -Course Sequence:

  • Please note the Applied Economics specialisation is only offered once a year in a given semester. 
  • If you have completed BUSM4173 Information Project Management you cannot take BUSM4610 Business Project Management
  • If you have completed OMGT2186 Quantitative Data Analysis and Decision Making you cannot take ISYS3374 Business Analytics
  • If you have completed ISYS2038 Foundations of Database Development you cannot take ISYS2038 Database Design and Development
  • If you have completed OMGT2087 Logistics Systems you cannot take OMGT2087 Supply Chain Modelling & Design
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Accounting Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Accounting, Accountability and Society12ACCT1106City Campus21932274
Business and Corporations Law12LAW2480City Campus12201210
Financial Decision Making12BAFI1100City Campus20602037
Contemporary Financial and Integrated Reporting12ACCT1110City Campus21972275
OR

Business Information Technology Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Project Management12BUSM4610City Campus2010 (ONL)
2167
1981 (ONL)
2137
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus2018 (ONL)
2146
1971 (ONL)
2231
Database Design and Development12YesISYS2038City Campus22592217
Business Systems Analysis and Design12ISYS2395City Campus22622222
OR

Information Management Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Digital Information Environment12ISYS1166City Campus2014 (ONL)
2256
1987 (ONL)
2215
Information Organization12YesINTE2489City Campus2013 (ONL)
2214
1984 (ONL)
2165
Information Discovery12LIBR1085City Campus2021 (ONL)
2274
1994 (ONL)
2238
Information Provision12YesLIBR1013City Campus2019 (ONL)
2270
1969 (ONL)
2232
OR

Supply Chain and Logistics Management Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Supply Chain Principles12OMGT1021City Campus22752240
Supply Chain Modelling & Design12OMGT2087City Campus22852250
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus2018 (ONL)
2146
1971 (ONL)
2231
Business Project Management12BUSM4610City Campus2010 (ONL)
2167
1981 (ONL)
2137
OR

Business Analytics Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Intelligence12INTE1040City Campus2142
Database Design and Development12YesISYS2038City Campus22592217
Enterprise Systems12ISYS2396City Campus22632223
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus2018 (ONL)
2146
1971 (ONL)
2231
OR

Strategic Procurement Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Strategic Procurement Management12OMGT2236City Campus22972260
Managing Supply Contracts12YesBUSM1474City Campus19991946
e Procurement and Supply Chain Technologies12INTE1208City Campus2186
Supply Chain Sustainability12OMGT2190City Campus22952258
OR

Business Finance Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Corporate Finance12BAFI1059City Campus20562031
Fixed Income Securities and Credit Analysis12BAFI1065City Campus20572032
Quantitative Methods in Finance12ECON1095City Campus20842063
Financial Statement Analysis12YesBAFI1070City Campus20582033
OR

Applied Economics Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Macroeconomics12ECON1236City Campus20882067
Applied Microeconomics12ECON1237City Campus20892068
Econometric Techniques12ECON1238City Campus20902069
Principles of Finance12ECON1239City Campus20922070
OR

Marketing Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marketing Management12MKTG1100City Campus21212101
Consumer Behaviour12YesMKTG1101City Campus21232103
Marketing Communication Strategy12YesMKTG1103City Campus21242104
Marketing Research12YesMKTG1104City Campus21252107
OR

International Business Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Sustainable International Business Futures12BUSM4388City Campus11241126
Accounting for Sustainable Management12ACCT2229City Campus23012264
Managing Across Cultures12BUSM3127City Campus11171118
Contemporary Issues in International Management12BUSM3229City Campus11441146
OR

Human Resource Management Specialisation

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Key Concepts in Human Resource Management12BUSM4499City Campus11291132
Professional Human Resource Management Practices12BUSM4504City Campus11311134
People and Organisations12BUSM3249City Campus11461147
Employment Law12BUSM4506City Campus11541158
OR

Business Law Specialisation

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Employment Law12BUSM4506City Campus11541158
Business and Corporations Law12LAW2480City Campus12201210
Intellectual Property Law12YesLAW1022City Campus1174
OR

Project Management Specialisation

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Project Management12BUSM1269City Campus31063244
Managing Project Teams12BUSM1271City Campus31123245
Project Management Techniques12BUSM1273City Campus31253251
Project Design for Quality12BUSM1272City Campus31163246
 

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Contact Details

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.

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

 

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