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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2020 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 degree requires the completion of 192 credit points (CP) comprising of the following:

  • 4 Business Enabling courses (48 CP)
  • 1 Business Research Design course (this is also a Capstone course)(12 CP)
  • Business Specialisation sequence (4 courses) (48 CP)
  • 7 courses* (84 CP) from the approved Commerce Specialisations elective list comprising of:
  • Another Business Specialisation sequence (4 courses) (48 CP) and a combination of 3 courses from the approved Specialisation list only (36 CP) OR
  • A combination of 7 courses* from the approved Specialisation lists only (84 CP)

*Students can also select an international study program (study tour up to a total of 24 credit points) offered by the College of Business.

Specialisations in this program can be found in the Program Structure below.

 

Capstone Courses

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

 

The capstone course for this program is:

 

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 (offered by the College of Business) 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:

 

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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 Campus13461335
Business and Government in the Global Context12BUSM3886City Campus13671357
Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach12YesISYS1028City Campus15061493
Accounting for Management Decisions12ACCT2127City Campus27702721
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:

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

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

AND
{

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:

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

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

Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Research Design12YesBUSM4448City Campus1389
1999 (ONL)
3479 (EMBA)
1982
1989 (EMBA)
1990 (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, that the ONL (online study mode) classes are only available to students of MC196 Master of Information Management.

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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 Campus27742736
Business and Corporations Law12LAW2480City Campus34463446
Financial Decision Making12BAFI1100City Campus13911376
Contemporary Financial and Integrated Reporting12ACCT1110City Campus27922745
OR

Business Information Technology Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Project Management12BUSM4610City Campus1352
3061 (ONL)
3021 (ONL)
3514
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus1344 (ONL)
3607
1336 (ONL)
3607
Database Design and Development12YesISYS2038City Campus14261412
Business Systems Analysis and Design12ISYS2395City Campus14561443
OR

Information Management Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Digital Information Environment12ISYS1166City Campus1564
1566 (ONL)
Information Organization12YesINTE2489City Campus1505
1506 (ONL)
Information Discovery12LIBR1085City Campus3621
3622 (ONL)
1498
1504 (ONL)
Information Provision12YesLIBR1013City Campus1518
1519 (ONL)
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 Campus15591559
Supply Chain Modelling & Design12OMGT2087City Campus15571558
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus1344 (ONL)
3607
1336 (ONL)
3607
Business Project Management12BUSM4610City Campus1352
3061 (ONL)
3021 (ONL)
3514
OR

Business Analytics Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Intelligence12INTE1040City Campus1408
Database Design and Development12YesISYS2038City Campus14261412
Enterprise Systems12ISYS2396City Campus15051492
Business Analytics12ISYS3374City Campus1344 (ONL)
3607
1336 (ONL)
3607
OR

Strategic Procurement Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Strategic Procurement Management12OMGT2236City Campus15531555
Managing Supply Contracts12YesBUSM1474City Campus15461542
e Business Supply Chains12OMGT1236City Campus14751452
Supply Chain Sustainability12OMGT2190City Campus15611560
OR

Business Finance Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Corporate Finance12BAFI1059City Campus13781368
Investment Analysis12BAFI2077City Campus13941380
Principles of Finance12ECON1239City Campus14641467
Financial Statement Analysis12YesBAFI1070City Campus25432547
OR

Marketing Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marketing Management12MKTG1100City Campus14911474
Consumer Behaviour12YesMKTG1101City Campus14921487
Marketing Communication Strategy12YesMKTG1103City Campus14931488
Marketing Research12YesMKTG1104City Campus14941489
OR

International Business Specialisation:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Sustainable International Business Futures12BUSM4388City Campus13561347
Accounting for Sustainable Management12ACCT2229City Campus27712722
Managing Across Cultures12BUSM3127City Campus13901375
Contemporary Issues in International Management12BUSM3229City Campus20492043
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 Campus13431333
Professional Human Resource Management Practices12BUSM4504City Campus13531344
People and Organisations12BUSM3249City Campus14741450
Employment Law12BUSM4506City Campus20502045
OR

Business Law Specialisation

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Employment Law12BUSM4506City Campus20502045
Business and Corporations Law12LAW2480City Campus34463446
OR

Project Management Specialisation

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Project Management12BUSM1269City Campus27572723
Managing Project Teams12BUSM1271City Campus27592724
Project Management Techniques12BUSM1273City Campus27662731
Project Design for Quality12BUSM1272City Campus27612725
 

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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, upon approval from the College.

 

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

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*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.

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