Graduate Certificate in Commerce (GCertCom)

Program Code


Program Minimum Units


Standard Duration

6 months

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

AQF Level


Academic Year


Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


The Graduate Certificate in Commerce is designed to provide knowledge of the principles behind commercial and business practice in the areas of accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing.
The Graduate Certificate in Commerce is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard duration of 0.5 years.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Commerce

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Commerce .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Commerce, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
Core Courses

Courses to the value of up to 12 units may be taken from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ACCTING 7019 Accounting Concepts and Methods (M) 3
COMMERCE 7033 Quantitative Methods (M) 3
CORPFIN 7005 Principles of Finance (M) 3
MARKETNG 7104 Marketing Management (M) 3
COMMERCE 7103 Economics for Management (M) 3