Develop your leadership effectiveness and contribution to management decision-making by building a deep understanding of critical concepts in strategy, marketing, human resources and management.

Through case studies, guest speakers and interactive lectures, this specialist qualification will give you a greater appreciation of the keys to business success.


Professionals from early career to senior leaders, seeking to extend their business, managerial and leadership skills and knowledge.


  • Identify key issues, related to team and organisational performance and leadership styles
  • Learn how leadership impacts on organisational performance, positively and adversely, and the critical role frontline-service employees make to service quality
  • Understand your role and ability to effect improvements to service processes, intra-organisational collaboration and communication to achieve a client-centric organisation
  • Understand the different behaviours and actions required of leaders in relation to individual contributors
  • Demonstrate the ability to coach and support others to maximise their service performance


Successfully complete one core subject (12.5 points) and two elective subjects (6.25 points each).

Complete the following core subject:

Management for Professionals (five-day subject delivered by Melbourne Law School).

Choose two of the following core subjects:


Each subject is formally assessed to meet the accreditation requirements of the University of Melbourne and designed to be practical and relevant to industry professionals.

For scheduled dates and assessment details, refer to the relevant subject in the course structure above. Assessments are to be submitted within four weeks from the on-campus participation.


The 2017 subject fee is A$3,000 (GST exempt) and includes tuition, materials and meals during the on-campus participation.

The 2017 subject fee for Management for Professionals is A$4,928 and includes tuition and materials only.

Each subject fee is due prior to the on-campus participation.


  • An undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification, plus at least three years of documented, relevant professional experience; or
  • 10 years of documented, relevant professional experience that demonstrates the capacity to successfully undertake the course

This course is available for domestic students (Australian or New Zealand citizens, Australian permanent residents and Australian permanent humanitarian visas).

International participants

As this course is not CRICOS registered, you are unable to apply for a student visa. However you may be eligible to study this course on a non-student visa if it does not have any study restrictions. For more information on visas please contact the Department of Immigration and Border Protection at www.border.gov.au.

All international applicants will be assessed on a case-by-case basis and supporting evidence of a valid visa must be provided before your application is approved.


Submit an online application form with the following supporting documents:

  • passport (or birth certificate if unavailable)
  • updated CV demonstrating relevant experience
  • academic qualification or transcripts if available.

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