Graduate Diploma in Commerce (GDipCom)

Program Code


Program Minimum Units


Standard Duration

1 Year

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 Diploma 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 and business statistics.
The Graduate Diploma in Commerce is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Commerce

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Commerce .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Commerce, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

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

All of the following courses must be completed:

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