Students must complete 72 UOC as a standalone program.
Data Analysis Core Course
Data Analysis Core Course description.
Students must take 6 UOC of the following courses.
Students completing Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Risk Management, and Management Accounting specialisations should complete COMM5005.
Students completing Business Analytics, Business Law, Enterprise Systems and Business Design, Global Sustainability and Social Enterprise, Human Resource Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Organisation and Management, International Business, and Marketing specialisations should complete COMM5011.
Students completing Business Strategy or Economics and Finance specialisations have the option to choose either COMM5005 or ECON5248 (proof of prior studies maybe required).
Students completing the Marketing Analytics specialisation can complete either COMM5011, COMM5005 or ECON5248 (proof of prior studies maybe required).
Gateway Courses description.
Students take a total of three (18 UOC) Gateway Courses. Each 36 UOC specialisation includes a Gateway course. Students take a further two (12 UOC) of the following Gateway Courses to meet this requirement.
Students cannot count both ACCT5906 and ACCT5930 within their program. Students completing the Accounting or Management Accounting specialisations must complete ACCT5930 towards their gateway requirement and are excluded from completing ACCT5906.
Students completing non-accounting specialisations can study either ACCT5906 or ACCT5930 but not both if they are interested in completing an accounting gateway elective.
Specialisation Requirements description.
Students must complete at least one of the specialisations below.
Masters of Commerce elective
Masters of Commerce elective description.
Students must complete 6 UOC of Masters of Commerce Elective.
These courses can be any Postgraduate course offered within the Masters of Commerce (subject to pre-requisite requirements) and cannot be ECON5257 or TABL5512.
Students may find complementary electives to their specialisations under the specific specialisation page.
Capstone or Practicum Course
Capstone or Practicum Course description.
Students must take 6 UOC of the following Capstone course related to their specialisation OR alternatively a practicum course.
Capstone for specialisations in Business Analytics, Business Law, Business Strategy, Enterprise Systems and Business Design, Human Resource Management, Organisation and Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain Management, International Business, Risk Management, Marketing Analytics or Marketing is COMM5010.
Capstone for Accounting, or Management Accounting specialisations is ACCT5931.
Capstone for Finance, or Economics and Finance specialisations is FINS5568.
Alternative capstones are offered for Risk Management, Enterprise Systems, and Supply Chain Management (see specialisation page).
Alternatively, Practicum courses (COMM5030, COMM5020, COMM5040) can be completed instead of the specialisation capstone course.