Professional Certificate in International Trade (ProfCertIntTrade)

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 (


This program is designed to provide graduates with an interactive case-study based background in how business and government interact in trade negotiations, leveraging commercial opportunities arising out of ‘third wave’ trade agreements, and practical legal and commercial aspects of export marketing. The program also aims to provide students with a practical understanding of current international trade and investment issues, the political dynamics of the negotiating environment and the opportunities and challenges presented to businesses by the globalised economy. Courses in this program are taught in intensive mode.
The Professional Certificate in International Trade is not an AQF qualification type. The minimum study period is one year, taken part-time.

Academic Program Rules for Professional Certificate in International Trade

There shall be a Professional Certificate in International Trade.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Professional Certificate in International Trade, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 6 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 6 units
Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
TRADE 5000 International Trade: Negotiations & Agreements 3
TRADE 5001 International Trade: Strategies & Opportunities 3