The business world is changing

Now is the perfect time to prepare for the in-demand jobs of the future. Whether you want to advance your career or go in a new direction, you can with more than 100 online subjects, a wide variety of industry-aligned postgraduate degrees and a range of micro-credentials for those who want to upskill quickly.
 
Study a postgraduate course that will give you experience, a competitive edge, the leverage and the skills to follow your passion in evolving business and technology industries. And our micro-credentials make fitting study into your life easy – try a subject or two and build as you go. It’s your qualification, tailored for you.
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Accounting and finance

Take your career further with our versatile accounting and finance courses.

Crime, Risk and Control
Learn how criminals identify the unintended affordances built into controls that aid in defrauding the systems they have been designed to protect, and formulate innovative approaches to risk and crime control.
Financial Crime Intelligence
Gain an understanding of the global financial system, how combining data points can help identify threats, and how to respond to financial crime strategically and operationally.
Financial Literacy for Decision Makers
Develop the skills to analyse and interpret accounting reports, communicate findings and make effective business decisions.
Graduate Certificate in Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing
Designed for those who understand the anti-money laundering and counter terrorist financing function, this course will position you to launch or progress your career in compliance, regulation, security, law enforcement or the banking and finance sectors.
Graduate Certificate in Finance
Develop the technical knowledge to compete in an evolving and increasingly sophisticated financial environment with an emphasis on practical application. If you’re looking for a career change or want to gain finance skills, this course is for you. From 2022, you can choose from new fraud and financial crime subjects – unique to Charles Sturt’s degree.
Graduate Certificate in Fraud and Financial Crime
Grow capability across fraud and financial crime deterrence, prevention, detection and investigation roles in the public, corporate and law enforcement sectors.
Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting
Whether you’re looking for a career change or want to advance into senior positions in business, you can complement your skills and knowledge with our general professional accounting qualification. It’s designed for graduates of other disciplines and can be personalised to your individual needs with subjects that match your career interests.
Master of Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing
Developed with extensive industry consultation across law enforcement, intelligence, regulatory, banking and finance sectors, this course enables you to conduct research and contribute to knowledge and practice in compliance, regulation, law enforcement, finance, banking, and security roles.
Master of Fraud and Financial Crime
Consolidate your industry expertise and leadership skills across the increasingly complex arena of white-collar crime. You’ll be prepared to undertake your own research and make a distinct contribution to fraud and financial crime.
Trade-Based Money Laundering
This subject explores the criminal methodology of trade-based money laundering, the barriers to successful law enforcement and how to identify red flags.
White-Collar Psychopaths
What separates ‘titans of industry’ from criminal speculators? What checks and balances do we need? You'll explore these questions and start to consider new approaches to multi-billion-dollar business risk-taking.
Master of Professional Accounting
Build on your non-accounting undergraduate studies and get qualified to meet the academic requirements of CPA Australia and the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Business administration

Enhance your technical skills, enrich your management capabilities, and help businesses thrive.

Graduate Certificate in Applied Business
Launch the next stage of your career with this wide-ranging qualification that allows you to choose your destination from areas including project management, business analysis, digital marketing, leadership and more.
Master of Applied Business (with specialisations)
Gain essential business knowledge – valuable in any workplace and industry. Then dive into your choice of nine specialisations to align with your goals.
Master of Business Administration (with specialisations)
Step into senior leadership roles with our MBA. Choose from six diverse specialisations that align with your career goals and passions. Each designed to be applied at work and enhance your managerial capacity.
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Computing)
Advance your skills and knowledge in IT governance and management with this unique course designed for IT managers and executives.
Graduate Certificate in Business Data Analytics
Build your understanding and interpretation of data and use your insights to drive innovation and business growth.
Strategic Management
Investigate the strategic planning function within an organisation and the various factors impacting strategic decision-making.

Business leadership

Become the strategic business leader who manages and implements change.

Building Community Resilience
Investigate and evaluate ways in which innovative and inclusive approaches to building community resilience can be implemented.
Building Personal Resilience
Learn the concept of resilience and explore the various tools and pathways to building it.
Graduate Certificate in Community Leadership and Resilience
Designed in collaboration with industry and community leaders, this course gives you the knowledge to help communities overcome challenges, adversity and disruption in order to grow and flourish.
Graduate Certificate in Organisational Change
Develop skills in planning, leading and implementing strategic change initiatives using human centred approaches.
Graduate Certificate in Organisational Coaching and Leadership
Gain leadership skills to help others unlock their potential and apply your knowledge to enhance team and organisational performance. Whether in corporate, government, small business or not-for-profit, this course is for you.
Graduate Certificate in Social and Organisational Leadership
Develop the foundational skills and knowledge needed to become a leader who drives change, enhances organisational performance and creates social impact.
Inclusive Community Engagement
Learn the different approaches for overcoming a key challenge communities continue to face.
Leading Change
Develop, implement and evaluate various change management strategies and processes.
Master of Social and Organisational Leadership (with specialisations)
Learn the advanced skills, contemporary theory and practical application needed to be a successful, inspiration and ethical leader.
Models of Community Development
Examine what community leadership and resilience mean, and the practices that foster these skills in the context of community development theory and practice.
Motivating and Influencing People
Examine ways to understand and explain human behaviour at work, and the link to organisational outcomes.
Negotiating and Managing Conflict
Examine the main styles of negotiation used in business environments through evaluation and role play.
Networking and Building Partnerships
Explore the art of relationship building in professional practice contexts.
Strategic Management
Investigate the strategic planning function within an organisation and the various factors impacting strategic decision-making.
Strategic People Management
Investigate the strategic nature of managing people who report directly to frontline managers in a way that supports a positive organisational culture.
Transformational Leadership
Examine various leadership styles while reflecting and evaluating how your own leadership style contributes to your business.
Social Entrepreneurship
Through this highly practical course, you'll develop the capacity to create, lead, and support social entrepreneurs and enterprises.

Cyber security, technology and data analytics

Create positive change in businesses and explore where technology can take you.

Crime, Risk and Control
Learn how criminals identify the unintended affordances built into controls that aid in defrauding the systems they have been designed to protect, and formulate innovative approaches to risk and crime control.
Graduate Certificate in Applied Artificial Intelligence
Gain the foundational skills and knowledge required to design and develop AI solutions for business organisations.
Graduate Certificate in Applied Data Science
Our applied data science course is custom made for professionals who want to move into specialist data analytics roles.
Graduate Certificate in Business Data Analytics
Build your understanding and interpretation of data and use your insights to drive innovation and business growth.
Graduate Certificate in Cloud Computing and Virtualisation
This course introduces you to the knowledge, capabilities and communication skills needed to design and manage cloud computing architectures in a business context.
Graduate Certificate in Computing (Career Transition)
Reskill to work in the dynamic digital economy and benefit from the growing industry demand in technology jobs.
Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security
This course covers current issues, concepts and topics including digital forensics, the dark web and cyberwarfare and terrorism.
Graduate Certificate in Information Technology
Advance your technical career with a contemporary approach, integrating practical industry perspectives alongside emerging tools and technologies.
Graduate Certificate in Networking and Systems Administration
Develop your expertise in the design, implementation and management of computer networks. This course is ideal if you aspire to move into senior positions in networking and inter-networking.
Master of Business Administration (Computing) (with specialisations)
Learn the latest in management theory and practice with preparation for the most highly regarded industry certifications in IT governance, IT quality management, IT service management and project management.
Master of Cloud Computing and Virtualisation
Further your expertise to design and manage complex cloud computing architectures in business.
Master of Cyber Security
If you’re an IT or computing professional, this course enables you to advance your expertise and step into a specialised cyber security role.
Master of Information Technology (with specialisations)
Advance your technical career and choose from specialisations including networks, cyber security, programming, cloud computing, business analysis and IT management.
Master of Networking and Systems Administration
Preparation for the world's most popular industry certifications, from vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, is an integral part of this course.
Trade-Based Money Laundering
This subject explores the criminal methodology of trade-based money laundering, the barriers to successful law enforcement and how to identify red flags.
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Computing)
Advance your skills and knowledge in IT governance and management with this unique course designed for IT managers and executives.

Marketing

Take your marketing career to the next level – gain an advanced skill set and a competitive edge.

Developing Media Relationships
Develop your understanding of establishing media relationships in line with your strategic business goals.
External Communication Strategies
Examine common forms of corporate public communication and develop the skills in executing external communication strategies to support objectives.
Graduate Certificate in Applied Digital Marketing
This digital marketing course has a strong applied focus, and you’ll undertake in-depth study of all the major digital marketing channels, including email, social media and search.
Master of Applied Digital Marketing
Advance your marketing career with specialised skills and knowledge in the progressive digital space.
Media Production for Community Engagement
Discover how to produce media content, including still images, video, and audio through online study and a practice-based workshop.
Social Entrepreneurship
Through this highly practical course, you'll develop the capacity to create, lead, and support social entrepreneurs and enterprises.
Strategic Event Management
Develop the ability to plan and stage an event with the knowledge of event management processes and adaptable delivery models.

People and culture

Use your advanced HR skill set to work with people at the heart of an organisation.

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management
Whether you want to enhance your career prospects as a practising human resource professional or you’re seeking to enter the profession, this course will set you on the right path.
Graduate Certificate in Industrial Relations
Upgrade your knowledge or experience in industrial relations with one of the few dedicated courses offered in Australia.
Master of Human Resource Management (with specialisations)
If you're an HR practitioner wishing to accelerate your career in a highly competitive marketplace, this online degree will allow you to sharpen your strategic, analytical and practice-based skills.
Inclusive Community Engagement
Learn the different approaches for overcoming a key challenge communities continue to face.
Motivating and Influencing People
Examine ways to understand and explain human behaviour at work, and the link to organisational outcomes.
Negotiating and Managing Conflict
Examine the main styles of negotiation used in business environments through evaluation and role play.
Strategic People Management
Investigate the strategic nature of managing people who report directly to frontline managers in a way that supports a positive organisational culture.

Project management

Design, manage and deliver projects with a strategic approach.

Designing, Implementing and Evaluating Projects
Discover the role of project management, and key principles of the project cycle.
Graduate Certificate in Project Management
Designed for professionals from diverse backgrounds, this course prepares you for a range of project management certifications, including Project Management Professional (PMP)® and PRojects IN Controlled Environments (PRINCE2)®.
Master of Project Management
This course prepares you to design, manage and deliver complex project solutions. It adopts a practitioner's focus and is consistent with the principles laid out in the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.
Strategic Event Management
Develop the ability to plan and stage an event with the knowledge of event management processes and adaptable delivery models.

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