Master of Commerce

RMIT University: Online

Program Description

Master of Commerce

RMIT University: Online

Incorporating award-winning coursework and academics and globally relevant coursework, RMIT’s online Master of Commerce program has been purpose-built for business-savvy professionals. Whether you’re looking for a career change or want to gain a deeper understanding of core business functions in a global business context, this is the course for you.

Choose from a range of exceptional postgraduate courses from across three disciplines including HR, Marketing, and Supply Chain and Logistics for better management oversight and expand your knowledge.

Underpinned by an extensive network of industry connections including business practitioners, experienced academics and industry-relevant courses, connect with renowned industry leaders and while learning the fundamentals of business functionality.

You will learn:

  • to navigate the complex and evolving world of business
  • various areas of key business functions and operations for greater management oversight
  • integral business concepts and principles related to key business units

What you will study

Choose from a range of courses to cover various career moves, transitions and progressions.
You will study one compulsory capstone course, Business Research Design, and eleven courses selected from: 

Courses in human resources

Key Concepts in Human Resource Management

  • Professional Human Resource Management Practices

  • People and Organisations

  • Employment Law

Courses in marketing

  • Marketing Management
Consumer Behaviour
Marketing Communication Strategy
Marketing Research

Courses in supply chain and logistics

  • Supply Chain Principles
Business Analytics
Supply Chain Modelling and Design
Business Project Management

The benefits of studying online with RMIT

Study while you work full-time

RMIT’s accelerated online programs prepare you for greater career success, while you continue to work full time. This flexible approach to postgraduate study offers more opportunity to carry on with life commitments while advancing your career.

Finish sooner

You can enrol into any of our six study periods throughout the year; each study period is seven weeks long. So whether you need to fit your study around work, family, or treks through the Himalayas, you can create a timetable that suits you.

No on-campus exams or lectures

While you will have online assessments, the Master of Commerce delivers a convenient online program without the requirement for on-campus attendance and traditional exams. All lecture material and content is delivered direct to you through an interactive online learning platform, wherever you are.

Access to world-class academics

Our online programs are developed and led by renowned academics and industry leaders who possess the most up-to-date knowledge to equip you to tackle management challenges. We’ve simply optimised our on-campus content for the digital classroom to make studying more achievable for busy lifestyles.

Work-connected learning

The driving force behind our program is the industry connections you’ll make while studying. Learn from renowned academics and industry leaders, while guided by a notable advisory board of executives. This means that what you learn can be applied to your work immediately.

Dedicated support and assistance

Our study concierges are experts in student support and will be with you every step of the way, available to help you throughout your study journey. Students will receive one-on-one guidance, assistance and motivation as well as help you access any tools, resources or services you need, and help you achieve your study goals.

Program intakes

6 intakes annually (October, January, March, May, July and September).

Nested qualifications

In addition, our Master of Commerce encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma, so if you need to exit the program early, you can earn a postgraduate qualification by successfully completing specified courses.

The Graduate Certificate is also a pathway to the masters for some students (see entry requirements).

Entry requirements

Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent, or higher level qualification, in business (or a related discipline); or

RMIT Graduate Certificate in Commerce.

Applicants with a degree in a non-business or related discipline need to apply for the Graduate Certificate in Commerce to complete the Masters degree in two years accelerated part-time mode.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated March 30, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
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Oct. 2017
2 years
Part time
3,360 USD
Australia - Melbourne, Victoria
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per 12 credit point course, totalling $40,320 for 12 courses.