6 months full time
With Australian exports valued at Australian exports totalled $469.9 billion in 2018–19 - and growing almost 17% in that year alone, the international business sector is booming. If you’re interested in management roles within the international business sector, enrol in Melbourne Polytechnic’s Diploma of International Business to grow your opportunities and expand your international network
Melbourne Polytechnic is one of very few institutions offering a Diploma-level qualification specialising in international business in Melbourne. You’ll profit from our strong industry links with import and export companies. Our experienced teachers are industry-based and will increase your practical understanding of international business and marketing theory. Learn advanced skills in international trade and finance, market segmentation, international forecasting and strategic planning. Melbourne Polytechnic emphasises practical skills and aims for you to graduate ready to step into employment.
Graduates of Melbourne Polytechnic’s Diploma of International Business will be qualified to work in supervisory management roles in international firms and institutions. You’ll open up career opportunities in areas such as international trade and finance, international market segmentation, international forecasting and strategic planning. You might find employment working with exporters, global consumers, manufacturers, financial service providers or travel and tourism operators.
Various forms of assessment may be used including open book test, assignments, presentations, group work or case studies.
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact us for the latest student contact hours information.
|BSBFIA501||REPORT ON FINANCES RELATED TO INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS||Elective||70|
|BSBMKG507||INTERPRET MARKET TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS||Elective||50|
|BSBMKG512||FORECAST INTERNATIONAL MARKET AND BUSINESS NEEDS||Elective||50|
|BSBMKG513||PROMOTE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO INTERNATIONAL MARKETS||Elective||70|
|BSBMKG517||ANALYSE CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR FOR SPECIFIC INTERNATIONAL MARKETS||Elective||60|
|BSBMKG523||DESIGN AND DEVELOP AN INTEGRATED MARKETING COMMUNICATION PLAN||Elective||60|
|BSBPMG522||UNDERTAKE PROJECT WORK||Elective||60|
|BSBREL502||Build International Business Networks||Elective||50|
You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.
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|Government subsidised fee||Non-subsidised fee|
|Maximum annual amenities||$250||$250|
The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
Displayed course fees are indicative only. There are many variables that impact the total amount of your full course costs including qualification for government subsidies, concessions or recognition of prior learning. Tuition fees do not include the cost of student amenities or material costs.
To find out if you’re eligible for a Government subsidy we recommend you contact us help you find out.
Melbourne Polytechnic offers a range of payment options to help you pay your tuition fees, so you can get on with your studies.
Fees displayed are effective for new applications received on or after 19 November 2020. Tuition fees do not include textbooks, course materials or overseas student health insurance and visa fees.
After initial deposit, international students are able to pay tuition fees in installments, four times per year.
The fees for those ineligible for a government-funded enrolment.
The cost of tuition for those eligible for government funding.
Amenities fees are used to improve non-academic services including libraries, counselling services, student support, and recreational activities.
Amenities must be paid each academic year you are enrolled.
'We’d been discussing what projects we had coming up that we needed to go and buy materials for. And so then the scholarship came and it was just a sigh of relief.'
We're really excited for you to join the Melbourne Polytechnic community and we look forward to supporting you on your education journey.
The first step to enrolling is completing the application short form. You'll then receive a link to complete a few more personal details.
It is a mandatory government requirement for all prospective students to complete an online literacy and numeracy assessment. Once you are ready to enrol, you will be invited to attend of our Skills and Job Centres, or come to campus to complete your enrolment in person.
For Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas, you may be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Read more about them here.
If you need assistance with your application and the next steps, you can contact one of our Education and Course Advisors on 03 9269 8400 or follow a step-by-step guide to enrolling for vocational education local students.
When we receive your application, the International Office will be in contact with you shortly to discuss your application and provide you additional instructions.
If you'd like to speak to one of our International Office staff directly, call +61 3 9269 8400
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