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COURSE GUIDE POSTGRADUATE DEGREES / 2019 - flinders.edu.au/international - Flinders University
COURSE GUIDE
POSTG RAD UATE D EG REES / 2019

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                                                                                                                                                   standard, but exceeds it.
                                                                                                                                                   Our teaching is designed to take you from
                                                                                                                                                   learning to earning. Get plugged into
                                                                                                                                                   industry trends, and take part in professional
                                                                                                                                                   placement opportunities and practical
                                                                                                                                                   experiences that make you work-ready upon
                                                                                                                                                   graduation.
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                                                                                                                                                   learning spaces, sharing your ideas with
                                                                                                                                                   like-minded individuals who challenge and
                                                                                                                                                   inspire you to achieve more.
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Contents
 03   Welcome
 04   Careers                   24   Services and support
 09   Industry connections      26   Accommodation
 11   Research                  30   Study areas
 12
 14
      Postgraduate study
      Adelaide
                                78
                                88
                                     Course index
                                     Applying to Flinders                                                                                                                                           No. 1 in Australia
 18
 20
      Our locations
      Campus experience
                                94   Terminology
                                                                                                                                                                                                    for student support
                                                                                                                                                                                                    International Student Barometer 2016
                                                                                                                                                                                                    (overall support benchmark)

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FIVE
                                                                                                         Five stars for learning
                                                                                                         resources, student-staff ratio
                                                                                                         and skills development

                                                                                                         The Good Universities Guide 2018

STARS
2,486                                                         25,471 98,190
staff                                                         students                                               alumni in 117
                                                                                                                     countries

4,815                                                         3,287                                                  1,529                                                  We are delighted that
                                                                                                                                                                            you’re considering
                                                                                                                                                                            Flinders University to
                                                                                                                                                                                                     As a Flinders international student, you’ll receive a world-class education that will equip you
                                                                                                                                                                                                     to achieve all you aspire to, wherever in the world that may be.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     From day one, Flinders University encourages you to explore new ideas and discover what

international      onshore                                                                                           offshore
                                                                                                                                                                                                     inspires you.

                                                                                                                                                                            begin your exciting      We’re constantly creating an environment rich with possibilities, where your ambitions are
                                                                                                                                                                                                     supported and sustained.

students from more international                                                                                     international                                          journey of studying in
                                                                                                                                                                            Australia.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Relevant, real-world research drives what you learn in the classroom, and our strong
                                                                                                                                                                                                     industry links give you the experience that can accelerate your career. Flinders lecturers

than 90 countries students                                                                                           students                                                                        and academics are leaders in their fields, dedicated to helping you reach your potential.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders has a diverse community of students from more than 90 countries, and values
                                                                                                                                                                                                     the global perspective that you and your peers bring. That global focal point is further
Staff, student and enrolment numbers are preliminary figures based on 2017 data and subject to change.                                                                                               reinforced by our strong links with universities and research institutions worldwide.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     When you choose Flinders, you’re choosing outstanding student support networks,
                                                                                                                                                                                                     modern study resources, and lecturers who genuinely care about your learning. We give
                                                                                                                                                                                                     you the confidence to grow, learn and have an extraordinary university experience.

Flinders has produced 5                                       Join a global community and                            Established in 1966 on the lands                                                We look forward to welcoming you to Australia and Flinders University, where you can
                                                                                                                                                                                                     achieve the extraordinary.
Rhodes scholars (1986, 2000,                                  make friends with people from                          of the Kaurna nation.
2001, 2010, 2017).                                            all around the world.
                                                                                                                     Our namesake is British navigator
Study at South Australia’s most                               Flinders is the only university                        and cartographer Matthew                                                        Professor Colin Stirling

spectacular natural campus.                                   in Adelaide that gives you the                         Flinders.                                                                       Vice-Chancellor and President
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders University
                                                              opportunity to live on campus.                         Based in Adelaide, Australia

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Geared for
         careers                                                                                      “As well as help with my résumé, cover
                                                                                                      letters and networking opportunities,
                                                                                                      it’s been great to hear some first-hand
                                                                                                      experiences from the workplace.”
                                                                                                      Greg Wolszczak
                                                                                                      Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice student
                                                                                                      Ignite Mentoring Program participant

         A university degree provides           Flinders has forged strong relationships
                                                with numerous industry partners locally and           Work-Integrated Learning                            Working in Australia
         you with more job options.             internationally. This means that what you
                                                learn is relevant to the real world and makes
                                                                                                      Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) enables
                                                                                                      you to gain work experience while you study.
                                                                                                                                                          The Australian Government allows international
                                                                                                                                                          students to work up to 40 hours per fortnight, and
         But a Flinders degree prepares         you job-ready. Our degrees are connected              Flinders aims to provide each and every student     full-time during semester breaks. Work rights are
                                                to industry, with many professionally                 with access to a WIL opportunity during their       granted automatically when you receive your visa.
         you for a satisfying career.           accredited by independent industry bodies.            studies through placements, practicums, field
                                                You will gain specialised skills and knowledge        studies, and simulated workplace settings and
         flinders.edu.au/international          in your chosen area while developing                  assessment activities.                              “The best thing about studying at Flinders
                                                portable qualities like independent thinking,                                                             is gaining real life experience, and
                                                communication, collaboration, ethics and creativity   Careers & Employability Service                     implementing those experiences wherever
                                                – qualities shared by innovators, entrepreneurs,      The Careers and Employability Service helps
                                                pioneers, creators and trailblazers.                  give you the edge in your career. CareerHub,
                                                                                                                                                          you may work.”
                                                Whether you would like to excel in a profession,      our online employment portal, helps you prepare     Vinh Tran
                                                pursue research that makes a difference, or           for and find the job you want. It’s your one stop   Bachelor of Business

No.2
                                                forge an entirely new path, Flinders gives you the    shop, offering personalised job opportunities,      Vietnam
                                                confidence to achieve your ambitions.                 and access to employer events and career-
                                                It all starts with a Flinders degree.                 related resources.

                                                                                                      Mentoring
                                                                                                      The Flinders Ignite Mentoring Program allows you
                                                                                                      to choose your own career mentor to assist you
                                                                                                      in getting ready for the transition from study to
                                                                                                      employment. The program enables you to expand
                                                                                                      your professional networks, develop your skills
         Rated no. 2 in Australia                                                                     and prepare for your future career.

         for work experience
         International Student Barometer 2016

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We recognise that careers are evolving      TOPICS
                                                                                                                                                           and the workplace of the future will
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Innovative and Creative Thinking:
                                                                                         A DYNAMIC LEARNING                                                look very different from today’s. That’s
                                                                                                                                                           why we’re constantly fine-tuning our          Recognising opportunities
                                                                                         EXPERIENCE EMPOWERING                                             degrees to empower you to create
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Collaboration, Co-Creation and
                                                                                                                                                           the jobs of the future.
                                                                                         YOU TO THINK BIG.                                                                                               the Crowd: Leveraging & Managing
                                                                                                                                                                                                         our Ecosystem for Innovation
                                                                                                                                                           The innovation and enterprise suite is
                                                                                         FLINDERS UNIVERSITY                                               powered by Fox School of Business
                                                                                                                                                           at Temple University, a US top-ten
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Innovation for Social Impact:
                                                                                         OFFERS STUDENTS                                                   university for entrepreneurship** and
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Doing Good While Doing Well GE
                                                                                                                                                           cutting-edge online teaching. Each
                                                                                         THE OPPORTUNITY TO                                                topic is embedded with the philosophy
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • From Intuition to Insight:
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Validating Desirability, Feasibility
                                                                                         EMBED INNOVATION AND                                              of the Flinders New Venture Institute,
                                                                                                                                                           our entrepreneurial arm. Innovation and
                                                                                                                                                                                                         and Viability

                                                                                         ENTERPRISE TOPICS                                                 enterprise topics can be undertaken         • From Innovation to Impact:
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Creating a Roadmap from Opportunity
                                                                                                                                                           with any degree at any time to unlock
                                                                                         WITHIN THEIR DEGREE.                                              your career potential.                        to Action

                                                                                                                                                           By providing you with the skills            • People First:
                                                                                         Around 70 per cent of young                                       necessary to enhance your creativity,         Embedding Innovation into the
                                                                                                                                                           understand and embrace innovation,            Organisational DNA
                                                                                         Australian graduates are starting                                 and think like an entrepreneur, we’ll       • Going Live!
                                                                                         their careers in roles that will                                  prepare you for graduate success.             Entrepreneurial Strategies, Resources
                                                                                         substantially change or be obsolete                               You’ll gain an understanding of the           and Activities
                                                                                                                                                           forces of disruption, using new
                                                                                         in the next 10 to 15 years*.                                      technology and business models to           • Strategic Innovation:
                                                                                                                                                           succeed in the industries of today,           Optimising the Innovation Portfolio
                                                                                         At Flinders, we prepare you for                                   and challenge the industries of
                                                                                         the careers of tomorrow, providing                                tomorrow.
                                                                                         you with the ‘personal enterprise’                                Expand your learning experience and
                                                                                         skills to be ready for the five career                            excel in a future that will be automated,
                                                                                                                                                           globalised and collaborative by adding
                                                                                         changes and 17 different jobs* you                                innovation and enterprise expertise to
                                                                                         are likely to have over your lifetime.                            your skillset.
                                                                                                                                                           Postgraduate courses are immersive,

                     GOING BEYOND STARTS WITH                                                                                                              intensive, and aimed at creating
                                                                                                                                                           leadership in innovation. As nested

  THINKING
                                                                                                                                                           degrees, each leads you to the next
                                                                                                                                                           level, or you can enter at masters
                                                                                                                                                           level directly.

    TURBO CHARGE YOUR CAREER WITH FLINDERS’ NEW INNOVATION AND ENTERPRISE
          PROGRAMS, POWERED BY THE FOX SCHOOL OF BUSINESS IN THE US.                     FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT: FLINDERS.EDU.AU/INNOVATION
                                                                                         * The New Work Smarts , Foundation for Young Australians, 2017.
                                                                                         ** The Princeton Review, 2017.

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Connected
                                                 with industry

                                                                                                         No.1
                                                 Flinders has forged strong
                                                 relationships with industry
                                                 partners locally and
                                                 internationally.
                                                 Some of the many important                                                                                   Flinders University and
                                                 industry and project-based                                                                                   CDW Studios ranked
                                                 partnerships Flinders has                                                                                    no. 1 in the world for
                                                 formed include:                                                                                              digital media
                                                                                                                                                              The Rookies, Best Creative Media and Entertainment

                                                 Business                                                                                                     Schools report 2017

                                                 Australian Fashion Labels
                                                 Australian Fashion Labels is a top fashion apparel
                                                 company based in Adelaide, with over 3,000
                                                 stockists worldwide and international offices in
                                                 Los Angeles and Shanghai. Flinders Business
                                                 students can undertake work placements and
                                                 gain hands-on experience in public relations,
                                                 social media, international marketing and
                                                 accounting.

                                                 Creative Arts & Digital Media
                                                 CDW Studios
                                                 Flinders offers courses in collaboration with
                                                 CDW Studios, providing training in visual
                                                 effects and entertainment design. Students
                                                 learn from leading industry professionals who
                                                 have worked with companies such as Disney,
                                                 Blizzard Entertainment, Rising Sun Pictures,
                                                 WETA, Wizards of the Coast and Lego. Flinders
                                                 and CDW Studios’ School of Visual Effects
                                                 and Entertainment Design was named the Best
                                                 Digital Illustration School in The Rookies’ Best
                                                 Creative Media and Entertainment Schools
                                                 report for 2017.

                                                 Information Technology                                  Health, Medicine & Nursing                             Flinders Medicine is co-located with Flinders
                                                                                                                                                                Medical Centre: a major South Australian
                                                 Cisco Australia                                         SA Health                                              hospital. Our medical and other health students
                                                 Cisco, a worldwide leader in networking and             Flinders works in partnership with the South           have the opportunity to be exposed to authentic,

CDW
                                                 the provider of the state-of-the-art network            Australian Department of Health and Ageing             patient-centred clinical experiences from early on
                                                 infrastructure at Flinders, will support high quality   to provide clinical training placements to our         in their courses.
                                                 research in innovative health technologies.             medicine, nursing and health sciences students         Rural placements are also a focus of our
STUDIOS                                          Flinders and Cisco have also established a Cisco        in hospitals and health services across South          degrees, exposing students to a professional
SCHOOL OF VISUAL EFFECTS                         Academy at Tonsley that trains students for             Australia. These placements ensure our students        multidisciplinary environment where patient
AND ENTERTAINMENT DESIGN
                                                 the jobs of the future. Work in the area has the        are well equipped to apply the theory they learn       presentations cover a wide range of needs.
                                                 potential to radically change how people interact       to patients and communities in a variety of health
                                                 with health services, and how they manage and           service settings.
                                                 maintain their health throughout life.

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World-class
                                                                                                                     research

                                                                                                                                                                        9                     th
                                                                                                                     Flinders is home to a vibrant and
                                                                                                                     constantly evolving research community,
                                                                                                                     with research strengths in the following
                                                                                                                     broad categories:
                                                                                                                     • engineering and technology
                                                                                                                     • health and medical
                                                                                                                     • people and society
                                                                                                                     • science, environment and natural resources
                                                                                                                     • defence.
                                                                                                                     Our research spans areas such as:
                                                                                                                     •
                                                                                                                     •
                                                                                                                         autonomous vehicles
                                                                                                                         clean technology                               9th highest medical
                                                                                                                     •
                                                                                                                     •
                                                                                                                         energetic materials
                                                                                                                         health and medical
                                                                                                                                                                        research funding
                                                                                         Through research            •   labour and industry transformation studies
                                                                                                                                                                        Flinders’ research funding of $24.6m from the National
                                                                                                                                                                        Health and Medical Research Council was the ninth

                                                                                         and research-led            •
                                                                                                                     •
                                                                                                                         marine and maritime research
                                                                                                                         medical devices
                                                                                                                                                                        highest in Australia for 2018.

                                                                                         teaching, we build          •   nanotechnology and analytical chemistry
                                                                                                                                                                        World-class rankings
                                                                                                                     •   people and society
                                                                                         and develop the             •   psychology and neuroscience                    Flinders is ranked among the top
                                                                                                                                                                        universities worldwide in the following
                                                                                         knowledge and               •   water and the environment.
                                                                                                                                                                        subject areas:
                                                                                                                     Flinders also appoints elite international and
                                                                                         capabilities that           Australian researchers as strategic professors
                                                                                                                                                                        QS world university rankings by subject 2018

     90
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 100 for nursing
                                                                                         improve lives and           to sharpen the University’s research profile and
                                                                                                                     build strength in areas of strategic research      • top 200 for education and training
                                                                                         enhance society.

          %
                                                                                                                     significance.                                      • top 200 for psychology
                                                                                                                     Through specialisation and collaboration, our      • top 200 for sociology
                                                                                         flinders.edu.au/research    research has a positive impact, not just on your
                                                                                                                     learning, but on the world around us.
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 200 for English language and literature
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 250 for medicine
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 300 for agriculture and forestry
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 300 for law and legal studies
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 315 for life sciences and medicine
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 337 for arts and humanities.
                                                                                                                                                                        Times Higher Education world university
                                                                                                                                                                        rankings by subject 2018

          Over 90% research rated
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 200 for clinical, pre-clinical and health
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 250 for engineering and technology

          world-standard or above                                                                                                                                       • top 300 for arts and humanities
                                                                                                                                                                        • top 300 for social science.
          Australian Federal Government’s most recent Excellence
          in Research for Australia assessment (2015)

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Adelaide is the capital of
                                                            Vibrant
                                                            Adelaide
                                                                                                                     Royal Croquet Club
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            No.1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Most affordable state
South Australia – a modern,                                                                                                                                                                                                 capital city in Australia
metropolitan city of festivals,                                                                                                                                                                                             for students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            QS Best Student Cities 2017
relaxed living and education                                                                                                                                        Shopping on Rundle Street
excellence.
Studying in Adelaide means                                                                                                                                          An authentic ‘Aussie’ experience                        Shopping
                                                                                                                                                                    South Australia offers an authentic Australian          Adelaide has a wide range of retail outlets, making
you are also residing in                                                                                                                                            experience. The state offers a mix of beautiful         it easy to shop for any taste or budget. Westfield
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Marion, the biggest shopping mall in Adelaide,
                                                                                                                                                                    landscapes, sparkling beaches, rolling hills and a
one of the world’s most                                                                                                                                             vibrant urban centre. Visit our world-famous wine       is located just 10 minutes from our Bedford Park
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            campus. Rundle Mall, located in the city centre,
liveable cities.                                                                                                                                                    regions, the rugged Flinders Ranges, and popular
                                                                                                                                                                    metropolitan beaches, or see Australian wildlife        offers a strip of department stores and high street
                                                                                                                                                                    on Kangaroo Island.                                     brands, while the café-lined Rundle Street is home
We have a relaxed, easygoing                                                                                                                                                                                                to designer labels. There is also a wide range of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            options further out of the city.
lifestyle and Adelaide has                                                                                                                                          Getting around
been acknowledged as
                                                                                                                                                                    Adelaide is well serviced by public transport, and
                                                                                                                                                                    international students receive the same transport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Food
                                                                                                                                                                    concessions as local students, saving you up to         South Australia is a food centre, with a higher
Australia’s safest city.*                                                                                                                                           $700 per year on transport costs. A free tram and       ratio of cafés and restaurants to residents
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            than any other city in Australia. Our state is
Adelaide also has one of the                                                                                                                                        bus service runs in the Adelaide city centre.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            well-known for quality produce – from fresh
                                                                                                                                                                    Buses run frequently to and from Flinders
most diverse mix of students                                                                                                                                        University and the adjacent Flinders Medical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            fruit and vegetables through to the finest meat
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and seafood. The city is close to well-known
                                                                                                                                                                    Centre, with various routes running directly from
out of any Australian city.                                                                                                                                         the city and suburbs. Soon, a new train extension
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            produce regions, such as the Barossa Valley and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            McLaren Vale, offering easy access to farmers
                                                                                                                                                                    will connect Flinders directly to the city, making it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            markets. Adelaide is a multicultural city well-
studyadelaide.com                                                                                                                                                   even easier to get around.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            catered to vegan, vegetarian, Halal and Kosher
*Suncorp Bank Family Friendly City Report 2013                                                                                                                      Adelaide is also cycling-friendly, with a large         requirements.
                                                                                                                                                                    community of cyclists and dedicated bike lanes.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bread and Bone Grill restaurant
                                                                                                                                                                    Festivals
                                                                                                                                                                    South Australia is known as the ‘Festival State’,
                                                                                                                                                                    and there are regular cultural and sporting
                                                                                                                                                                    events including:
                                                                                                                                                                    •   WOMADelaide
                                                                                                                                                                    •   Adelaide Festival
                                                                                                                                                                    •   Adelaide Fringe
                                                                                                                                                                    •   Tour Down Under

                                                                                                                                                                    5
                                                                                                                                                                    •   V8 Supercar Adelaide 500.

                          Koalas at Cleland Wildlife Park
                                                                       Henley Beach jetty

                                                                                                                   TOP
                                                                                                                    Top 5 most liveable cities
                                                                                                                    of the world
                                                                                                                    The Economist, Global Liveability Report 2017

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Adelaide:
South Australia’s
capital
Adelaide is the capital of
South Australia – a region
                                  Weather
                                  South Australia is fortunate to have a
                                  Mediterranean climate, with long, hot summers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               TOP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                South Australia Top 5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                region in the world
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2017
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         5
of many contrasts, from           and cool to cold, snowless winters.
                                  Season average temperature range
rugged outback wilderness to      Summer (December to February)
beautiful beaches, all in close   25˚C to 35˚C / 77˚F to 95˚F
proximity to our metropolitan     Autumn (March to May)
                                  20˚C to 25˚C / 68˚F to 77˚F
city centre.                      Winter (June to August)
                                  10˚C to 15 ˚C / 50˚F to 59˚F
Known for our unique wildlife,    Spring (September to November)
                                  20˚C to 25˚C / 68˚F to 77˚F
iconic natural landscapes and
friendly, laidback people, you    Time zones
will be warmly welcomed as        Australia is divided into three time zones, with
                                  Adelaide coming under Australian Central
you begin your journey from       Standard Time (ACST).                                Glenelg beach

wherever you are in the world     Time difference between Adelaide
                                  and overseas
to South Australia.               Indonesia - 2.5 hours
                                                                                     Living in Adelaide                                      Flights
southaustralia.com                China, Malaysia, Singapore - 1.5 hours
                                  United Arab Emirates - 5.5 hours
                                                                                     Living in Adelaide is easy, and more affordable
                                                                                     than Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth.
                                                                                                                                             You can fly to Adelaide from anywhere in the world, and there are many direct flights available.                 Comfortable
                                  Germany - 7.5 hours
                                                                                     It is recommended that individuals budget a
                                                                                                                                             Estimated flight times to Adelaide*
                                                                                                                                             *Some flights require stopovers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mediterranean climate
                                                                                     minimum of $20,290 for annual living costs in
                                  United Kingdom - 9.5 hours                         Australia. This estimate will increase if individuals
                                                                                     are accompanied by partners and children.
                                  USA - 18 hours
                                                                                     Websites to assist you in developing a budget for                                                                                                                         1.37 million
                                                                                     living costs include:
                                                                                     studyinaustralia.gov.au
                                                                                                                                                                 London
                                                                                                                                                              22 hours                                           Beijing 13 hours                              Adelaide population
                                                                                     education.gov.au                                                                                                                               Tokyo 9 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Estimated by 2017, Population Australia
                                                                                     moneysmart.gov.au                                                                                  Dubai    New Delhi
                                                                   Adelaide Oval                                                                                                    13 hours     10 hours     Guangzhou
                                                                                                                                                                                                              9 hours

                                                                                     Adelaide cost of living estimates                                                                                        Singapore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               3,700 km of South
                                                                                     Average weekly costs*                   $ AUD                                     Lagos
                                                                                                                                                                   22 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                  Nairobi
                                                                                                                                                                                16 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                              7 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Australian coastline
                                                                                     Accommodation
                                                                                                                             $135-250
                                                                                     (shared or single)
                                                                                     Public transport                        $20-35
                                                                                                                                                 Buenos Aires                         Johannesburg 12 hours                                        Auckland
                                                                                                                                                 19 hours                                                                                          4 hours
                                                                                     Food (eating at home)                   $90-135                                                                                                      Sydney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Melbourne

                                                                                     Utilities (electricity/gas/water)       $40-55                                                                                     Adelaide
                                                                                     Telephone and internet                  $20-40

                                                                                     Clothes/entertainment                   $50+

                                                                                     Total                                   $355-565
                                                                                     * These prices are estimated for 2018.

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Our                                                                                                                                                                 Flinders at Tonsley
locations                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Flinders at Tonsley

Flinders University offers you an
authentic on-campus student
experience in a beautiful
natural environment.
flinders.edu.au/campus

                                                                                                     ADELAIDE

                                             Adelaide
                                            City Centre
                            20 minutes
                             to airport              VICTORIA SQUARE
                                                         CAMPUS
                                                                                ADELAIDE
                                                                                  HILLS

          BEACH
                                                       20 minutes

                                            BEDFORD PARK CAMPUS
                                              TONSLEY CAMPUS
                                                                                                                                                                    Tonsley embodies world’s best practice in education, teaching and research.
                           15 minutes
                          to the beach
                                                                                                                                                                    It’s a place where innovation, collaboration and entrepreneurial spirit combine
                                                                                                                                                                    to create the products and processes of the 21st century and beyond.
Bedford Park                                            Tonsley                                             Victoria Square
                                                                                                                                                                    With more than 150 staff and 2,000 students      Tonsley is located centrally between Flinders
Located just 12km south of the centre of                Flinders at Tonsley is a place where our students   Victoria Square is our city location. Situated
Adelaide, the Bedford Park campus is Flinders’
main campus. It’s a spacious, elevated site with
                                                        interact with business, and where business
                                                        interacts with our researchers in areas such as
                                                                                                            in the centre of Adelaide’s business district, it
                                                                                                            encourages close collaboration with surrounding
                                                                                                                                                                    – and a 2,000 square metre pod for heavy
                                                                                                                                                                    engineering equipment – Tonsley centrally
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     University’s Bedford Park campus and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Adelaide city. It is connected to the city by   28 laboratories
                                                                                                                                                                    locates the University’s teaching and            train, offering convenient access 15 minutes
panoramic views to the coast and over the city.
Our Student Hub offers 24/7 study spaces and
                                                        engineering, medical devices and nanoscale
                                                        technologies to create the new products and
                                                                                                            industry and the opportunity to develop industry
                                                                                                            links. It is an alternative location where we provide
                                                                                                                                                                    research in computer science, engineering
                                                                                                                                                                    and mathematics, the New Venture Institute,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     from the city’s CBD. And Tonsley is a five-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     minute car ride, a 15-minute ride on the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     150 staff
access to all student services in one convenient        processes of the 21st century.                      information to students and teach a selection of
location.                                               Study areas taught at Tonsley include:              our courses and topics.
                                                                                                                                                                    Flinders Partners, Medical Device Research
                                                                                                                                                                    Institute, and Centre for Nanoscale Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders loop bus, or a 30-minute walk from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the Bedford Park campus.                        2,000 students

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            120 M
With its natural beauty and bright, lush spaces to      • computing and mathematics                         These include:                                          and Technology alongside local and
invigorate you as you go about your day, Flinders’                                                                                                                  international businesses, including industrial
                                                        • engineering and design                            •   accounting
Bedford Park campus offers a uniquely inspiring                                                                                                                     manufacturing company Siemens.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     $
                                                        • science.                                          •   business and business administration
study experience.
                                                                                                            •   public policy and public administration
                                                                                                            •   social work
                                                                                                            •   law                                                                                                                                                  $120m
                                                                                                            •
                                                                                                            •
                                                                                                                health and aged care administration
                                                                                                                languages.                                                                                                                                           innovation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     centre

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Get the Flinders experience at
          home with our virtual reality
          tour: flinders.edu.au/vr

                                                                 Campus
                                                                                             With innovative student-centred spaces
                                                                                             alongside the best of coffee and street
                                                                                             food, all located in a breathtaking natural

                                                                 experience                  environment, Flinders offers you a one-of-
                                                                                             a-kind university experience.
                                                                                             flinders.edu.au/experience

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Student
          Hub & Plaza                                                                                                                                                                                 Get involved
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Getting involved in campus life will help you
          The award-winning Student Hub                                                                                                                                                               make the most out of your time at university.
          and Plaza is open 24/7 to help
          you get the most out of your
          on-campus experience.
          hub.flinders.edu.au

                                                                     Food & drink                           Flinders University Student
                                                                                                            Association (FUSA)
                                                                                                            FUSA represents the rights and
                                                                                                            interests of students, helping them
                                                               • Alere Restaurant
                                                                                                            with academic, administrative and
                                                               • Grind & Press Café                         welfare issues. FUSA also manages
                                                                                                            social events, non-sporting clubs and
                                                               • Kutchi Deli Parwana                        societies, and the student publication
                                                               • Subway                                     Empire Times.
                                                                                                                                                           Sport & fitness                                 Flinders Living
                                                               • Toly Vietnamese                            Clubs & societies                              Our Bedford Park campus includes                Flinders is the only university in Adelaide
                                                               • Urban Paddock Co.                                                                         a state-of-the-art Sport and Fitness            that gives you the opportunity to live
                                                                                                            Flinders has a range of clubs and
                                                                                                                                                           Centre with the best views of any gym           on campus. Flinders Living offers
                                                                                                            societies to cater to your interests,
                                                               • Tavern by Burger Theory                    whether they are related to your degree,
                                                                                                                                                           in Adelaide, as well as courts and ovals        accommodation for over 550 students,
                                                                                                                                                           for a variety of sports. Annual student         and also runs a free service listing the
                                                               • Nutrition Republic                         religion, culture, political affiliation, or
                                                                                                                                                           membership is $199.                             private rental accommodation available
                                                                                                            just for fun.
                                                               • Café Bon Voyage                                                                                                                           off-campus in the local area.

                                                               • Student kitchen                            Empire Times                                   Art Gallery & Museum
                                                                                                                                                           Housing one of the most significant
                                                                                                            Empire Times is a free student culture
                                                                                                                                                           Indigenous university art collections
                                                                                                            and politics magazine published
                                                                                                                                                           in Australia, Flinders University Art
                                                                                                            monthly.
                                                                                                                                                           Museum offers an expanding collection
                                                                                                                                                           of art to excite your senses and foster
                                                                                                                                                           new ways of thinking.

                                           Retail
                                       • Pharmacy
                                       • Post Office
                                       • The Co-op bookstore
                                       • STA Travel
                                       • Flinders Vision
                                         (optometrists)

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Services
We are here to help you get started, with a range of services that
support you to quickly settle into your new life at Flinders.
flinders.edu.au/iss
Flinders Connect
Flinders Connect is the front door to student
services at Flinders.
You can seek help from our team of
                                                 Childcare
                                                 The Flinders University Childcare Centre
                                                 offers childcare for children under school
                                                 age. The centre has attained the highest
                                                 level of accreditation, with experienced and
                                                                                                                                                                                                   88                                           %88% student satisfaction
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 with learning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 International Student Barometer 2016

knowledgeable staff via phone, face-to-face
                                                 qualified staff offering exceptional care and
or online. You can also access Flinders
                                                 education in a nurturing and stimulating
Connect for specialist assistance in careers,
                                                 environment. Places are limited and booking
IT and a range of support services.
                                                 is essential.

International Student Services                   Health, counselling & disability
For international students, including
onshore international students, International    services
Student Services (ISS) is the first point of     When you enrol at Flinders, you will have
contact and offers a range of programs and       access to confidential and professional
services. There are programs supporting          health, counselling and disability services
your enrolment, study and social life, as        including GPs and nurses for emergency          “Flinders has given me the opportunity
well as a referral service to facilities on      and routine medical care. We can also assist    to gain both professional and practical
campus and within the local community. ISS       you with equal opportunity concerns.            experience…It has ensured that I have the
organises a general orientation program for
                                                                                                 best possible chance to succeed.”
new international students, monthly morning
teas and tours.
                                                 Oasis
                                                                                                 Aqeel Asad

                                                                                                                                                      Academic
                                                 Oasis is a multi-faith, multicultural centre    Bachelor of Business student
Arrival services                                 where support is provided by chaplains          Pakistan                                                                                          Computers, printing & wi-fi                    Student Learning Centre
                                                 of all faiths to meet the spiritual and
Flinders University is a leading Australian      religious needs of the Flinders community.                                                                                                        Work at your own pace anywhere in the          The Student Learning Centre provides
university in arrival support for new students   Oasis offers various forms of prayer and                                                                                                          University by accessing our many computer      learning support for Flinders University

                                                                                                                                                      support
from overseas. Before you leave home,            meditation, seminars, and study and                                                                                                               labs or by connecting your own device          students, ranging from writing and
ISS will assist you to plan your arrival in      discussion groups, as well as a drop-in                                                                                                           to our printers or the extensive wireless      mathematics support to assistance with
Adelaide. They will connect you with on-         centre for friendship over tea and coffee.                                                                                                        network – one of the fastest, most secure      study and time-management skills.
campus support services and staff in your                                                                                                                                                          campus wireless networks in the Southern
academic area, making your transition to                                                                                                                                                           Hemisphere.                                    English language support
Flinders as smooth as possible.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SLC also offers a free program to support
                                                                                                                                                      Flinders University provides                 Flinders Learning Online
Meet & greet                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      non-English speaking background students

ISS offers a free meet-and-greet service for
                                                                                                                                                      a range of support services                  Flinders Learning Online (FLO) enables you
                                                                                                                                                                                                   to access course materials and resources,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  who need to improve their English in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  academic context.
new international students. You will be met                                                                                                           to help you achieve your full                enrol or withdraw from topics, check your
at Adelaide Airport, the railway station or
the central bus station and taken directly to                                                                                                         academic potential.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   email accounts, and keep up-to-date with       Transition Office
                                                                                                                                                                                                   University-wide announcements.
your new accommodation. The service is                                                                                                                                                                                                            The Transition Office coordinates a number
also free for accompanying family members.                                                                                                                                                                                                        of successful programs aimed at assisting
A booking is required.                                                                                                                                                                             Student support                                you at all stages of your transition to
                                                                                                                                                      “Flinders is full of opportunities. The

                                                 FREE
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Study Adelaide runs a year-long calendar       university.
Orientation                                                                                                                                           international student support team and       of free and discounted events especially for
                                                                                                                                                      counsellors are amazing.”                    international students. As soon as you arrive, Library
The first few days of university are exciting
                                                                                                                                                                                                   you will be given a free welcome backpack
but can also be daunting, which is why                                                                                                                Dharshinie Vimalanathan
we have a number of orientation sessions                                                                                                              Bachelor of Psychological Sciences student   and guide with everything you need to know Across our four library sites, you will find
                                                                                                                                                      Malaysia                                     about living in Adelaide. Find out more at:    more than one million books and journals,
and programs to help you get used to the                                                                                                                                                                                                          extensive electronic collections, and a wide
University community. We also have a range                                                                                                                                                         studyadelaide.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  range of services and facilities to support
of student services available to assist you
throughout your studies.
                                                                                                 Free meet-and-greet service                                                                                                                      your learning and research interests. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Central Library serves the whole Flinders
                                                                                                 from Adelaide Airport, railway                                                                                                                   community while specialist libraries act as
                                                                                                 station or central bus station.                                                                                                                  information hubs for those studying law,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  legal studies, nursing and health, and our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  medical programs.

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Accommodation                                                                                                                           Living off campus
                                                                                                                                        With Flinders University’s
                                                                                                                                        convenient location and
                                                                                                                                        so many transport and
                                                                                                                                        accommodation options
                                                                                                                                        available, living off
                                                                                                                                        campus is easy.

                                                                                                Flinders Living

Flinders is the only             On-campus living                                 Cost
                                                                                  $398 per week for a single room
university in Adelaide where     The Flinders campus is safe, affordable and      including 15 professionally prepared meals
                                 convenient. Join a diverse community of          per week.*
you can choose to live on        students from across Australia and over 30
campus. Experience all the       countries worldwide.
                                                                                  Deirdre Jordan Village
                                 You have the option of living either at the      The Deirdre Jordan Village provides modern
friendship, support and          catered University Hall or independently         accommodation in self-catered, fully                                               Flinders Living runs a free service that lists
social opportunities that        in the self-catered Deirdre Jordan
                                 Village. Both options offer academic and
                                                                                  equipped units. It offers a range of culturally                                    the private rental accommodation available
                                                                                  inclusive activities in the community centre.                                      off campus in the local area. They can
help make Flinders such a        personal support from in-house tutors and
                                                                                  The village has accommodation for over
                                                                                                                                                                     also provide information on your rights and
                                 coordinators.                                                                                                                       responsibilities as a tenant. Check the
great place to live and study.                                                    350 students, living areas (some private),
                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders Living website for more details.
                                 University Hall                                  landscaped gardens and outdoor areas
flinders.edu.au/living                                                            with barbecues, and secure storage and car
                                                                                  parking. Single gender accommodation is
                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders Living provides a free, up-to-date
                                 The University Hall is a catered residence                                                                                          accommodation service which lists private
                                 with a strong collegial atmosphere.              also available.                                                                    accommodation available on the rental
                                                                                                                                                                     market.
                                 The hall has accommodation for over 200          Cost
                                 students in fully-furnished single rooms,                                                                                           flinders.edu.au/living/short-term-private/
                                                                                  Village standard unit: $250 per student per
                                 secure storage and car parking, and small                                                                                           private-accommodation-service.cfm
                                                                                  week for a single room including all utilities.*
                                 communal kitchens. You can mix with other                                                                                           More information about the type, cost and
                                                                                  Village annexe unit: $198 per student per
                                 students in common areas, sporting areas,                                                                                           availability of accommodation in Adelaide
                                                                                  week for a single room including all utilities.*
                                 the outdoor cinema, gazebos and gardens,                                                                                            can also be found on the following websites:
                                 including a landscaped central courtyard.        *costs are based on 2018 rates
                                                                                                                                                                     realestate.com.au
                                                                                                                                                                     homehound.com.au
                                                                                                                                                                     domain.com.au
                                                                                                                                                                     homestaynetwork.org
                                 “Go for on-campus housing! You’ll meet a lot of people and it will help you adjust to the                                           adelaidehomestaysearch.com
                                 Australian culture easier. It was very easy living on campus; I lived with a lot of other
                                 [foreign] students, which made it easier to make friends and meet the locals.”
                                 Arjen van Lil
                                 Utrecht University, Netherlands

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Global                                                Short-term
                                           network                                               study
                                           Flinders’ international links include                 Short-term study programs
                                           partnerships across Asia, Europe                      enable you to study for six to
                                           and North America.                                    twelve months (one or two
                                           flinders.edu.au/engage/international                  semesters) in Adelaide.
                                           Our global network provides international             Live in a new city, enhance your
                                           exchange opportunities, joint research
                                           programs, and regular visits by academics
                                                                                                 career prospects, undertake
                                           from international universities.                      professional development
                                           Brazil                    Malaysia                    opportunities, experience a
                                           University of Sao Paolo   HELP University
                                                                     Universiti Kebangsaan
                                                                                                 different culture and meet new
                                           Canada
                                           Simon Fraser University   Malaysia                    people without interrupting your
                                                                     Universiti Malaya
                                           Chile
                                                                     Malawi
                                                                                                 studies or career path.
                                           Universidad de
                                           Valparaiso                University of Malawi
                                           China                     Mexico                      Student exchange
                                           Capital Normal            The Autonomous
                                           University                University of Queretaro     If you are studying at one of our partner
                                           Central South             Netherlands
                                                                                                 institutions, you may be eligible for the
                                           University                                            student exchange program. Contact your
                                                                     Utrecht University
                                                                                                 home institution for application information.
                                           Chinese Academy of        Maastricht University
                                           Social Sciences
                                           Nankai University
                                                                     Singapore
                                                                     Nanyang Technological
                                                                                                 Study abroad
                                           Germany                   University                  If you are not studying at a Flinders
                                           Dresden University of     Parkway College of          University exchange partner or currently
                                           Technology                Nursing & Allied Health     enrolled at an overseas university, you can
                                           Hong Kong                 Social Service Institute    study with us on a fee-paying basis. Flinders
                                           The Chinese University    (SSI)                       offers multiple options to suit your academic,
                                           of Hong Kong              Sweden                      career and lifestyle goals.
                                           University of Hong        Malmö University            To qualify, you will be required to study a
                                           Kong                                                  minimum of three topics per semester to
                                                                     Thailand
                                           India                     National                    maintain a full-time study load. You can study
                                           Amity University          Nanotechnology Centre       four or five topics per semester if you wish.
                                           Manipal University        UK

1OF12
                                                                                                 Tuition fees
                                           Indonesia                 St George Hospital
                                           Universitas Airlangga     Medical School              3 topics AUD$6,750
                                           Universitas Gadjah        University College          4 topics AUD$9,000
                                           Mada                      London                      5 topics AUD$11,250
                                           Universitas Indonesia     University of Stirling

                                                                                                 100
                                           Japan                     USA
                                           Hiroshima University      Johns Hopkins
                                           National Institute for    University
                                           Materials Science         Temple University –
                                           Korea                     Fox School of Business
                                           Kyung Hee University      University of Arizona
                                           Chungnam National         University of Texas at
                                           University                Austin

1 of 12 members of International Network                                                                                                          Over 100 partnership institutions
of Universities (INU)                                                                                                                             across 33 countries
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Postgraduate
study
Take your qualifications to the                                       Coursework
next level with postgraduate                                          Coursework is where you usually attend lectures
                                                                      and tutorials, with assessment and possibly
study at Flinders.                                                    some practical work throughout the course.

If you want to further your career or change
career direction, we have a range of                                  Research with a coursework
postgraduate courses to help you reach your
full potential.
                                                                      component
                                                                      You can undertake a research masters degree
Plugged into industry trends, professional                            where coursework is only a minor part of the
placements and practical experiences, our                             research program.
teaching and research higher degree options
are designed to take you from learning to
                                                                      Research                                             Office of Graduate Research                          Research Higher Degree
earning.
Postgraduate coursework and a range of                                Research degrees are awarded primarily on the
                                                                                                                           The Office of Graduate Research (OGR)
                                                                                                                           supports research higher degree students from
                                                                                                                                                                                Professional Development
research higher degree options are available.                         basis of a thesis resulting from a unique research
                                                                      project.
                                                                                                                           the commencement of their degree to their final      Program
                                                                                                                           thesis submission.                                   Our Research Higher Degree Professional
flinders.edu.au/study/postgrad                                        Flinders offers a range of research degrees at the
                                                                      masters and doctorate levels.
                                                                                                                           The office connects prospective students             Development Program is available free to all
                                                                                                                           with trained high-quality supervisors, offers        students. The program helps build confidence
                                                                      flinders.edu.au/study/postgrad                       international travel and research opportunities,     and motivation through a series of workshops,
                                                                                                                           and is constantly improving and streamlining         seminars and lectures to equip you with the
                                                                      Scholarships                                         administrative processes and policies to enhance
                                                                                                                           the research higher degree experience.
                                                                                                                                                                                necessary professional and research skills upon
                                                                                                                                                                                graduation. More information can be found at the
                                                                      International postgraduate students applying
                                                                                                                           OGR provides tailored comprehensive advice to        Office of Graduate Research website.
                                                                      to study at Flinders may be eligible to apply for
                                                                      a number of university and government-funded         candidates as they progress through their PhD.
                                                                      scholarships to assist with the cost of living and   It manages the Register of Research Higher
                                                                      studying in a foreign country.                       Degree Supervisors, cotutelle degrees and the
                                                                                                                           research higher degree policies and procedures.
                                                                      flinders.edu.au/scholarships
                                                                                                                           flinders.edu.au/graduate-research

                                                                      Pathways                                             Cotutelles
                                                                      Flinders University has a range of pathways
                                                                      to help you enter a research higher degree.          Cotutelle doctoral degrees allow research higher
                                                                      Interested students can apply directly after         degree students the opportunity to experience
                                                                      their honours year, or upon completion of a          an extended overseas research stay for one
                                                                      coursework masters with an 18-unit thesis            third of their candidature, and obtain a joint PhD
                                                                      component.                                           in the process. This enhanced program offers
                                                                                                                           invaluable international networking opportunities,
                                                                      We have also developed a special pathway             prized professional and personal development
                                                                      with our exclusively offered Graduate Diploma        experience in an overseas research environment,
                                                                      in Research Methods. See page 77 for more            and support of two principal supervisors to enrich
                                                                      information on the postgraduate research             your PhD candidature.
                                                                      methods program.
                                                                                                                           The Office of Graduate Research offers tailored
                                                                                                                           advice and support throughout the application
                                                                                                                           process.

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Study areas
          Flinders offers postgraduate courses in a range of study areas. The following pages
          cover the broad areas of study at Flinders and the courses available in each area.
          Can’t find the degree you are looking for? The course index from page 78 provides a
          full listing of all postgraduate courses available at Flinders.
          flinders.edu.au/international
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Arts (Women’s Studies)
                                                                                              MASTER OF ARTS (WOMEN’S STUDIES)                         Explore your options
                                                                                              CRICOS CODE                                008136G
                                                                                                                                                       Flinders also offers postgraduate arts
                                                                                              COURSE LENGTH                        2 years full-time

          ARTS: prepare to become an                                                          INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2
                                                                                                                                                       programs in the following areas:
                                                                                              2019 FE E                             AUD$30,000         Environmental Studies
                                                                                              ENGLISH                           IELTS: 6 (S6, W6)      • Master of Arts (Environmental Studies)

          independently minded citizen of
                                                                                              REQUIRE MENTS                   PTE: 50* (see pg 87)
                                                                                                                                                         (Research)
                                                                                              A Graduate Diploma in Gender and Development
                                                                                              is also available.                                       • PhD (Environmental Studies)
                                                                                                                                                       Geography and Population Studies

          the future
                                                                                              Gain formal qualifications in an area that               • Master of Arts (Geography and Population
                                                                                              directly or indirectly impacts your work or                Studies) (Research)
                                                                                              research. You don’t need previous knowledge
                                                                                                                                                       • PhD (Geography and Population Studies)
                                                                                              or academic training in women’s studies,
                                                                                              simply an interest in better understanding the           Humanities
                                                                                              key issues of gender, whether they be global             • Master of Arts (Humanities) (Research)
                                                                                              or specific to a region. Gender issues shape
                                                                                                                                                       International Development
                                                                                              political, cultural and social institutions, as
                                                                                              well as personal identity and relationships.             • Graduate Certificate in International
                                                                                              The interdisciplinary field of women’s studies             Development
                                                                                              uses feminist and other critical approaches              • Graduate Diploma in International Development
                                                                                              to investigate all of these dimensions of
                                                                                                                                                       • Master of Arts (International Development)
                                                                                              gender. The Graduate Diploma in Gender and
                                                                                              Development articulates with the Masters of              • Master of International Development
                                                                                              Arts (Women’s Studies).                                  Social Sciences
                                                                                              STUDY PROGRAM                                            • Master of Arts (Social Science) (Research)
                                                                                              The Master of Arts (Women’s Studies) offers a            • PhD (Social Sciences)
                                                                                              combination of coursework and a minor thesis.            For more information on the postgraduate arts
                                                                                              Topics cover areas such as feminist questions,           courses available, including fees and entry
                                                                                              gender and international development,                    requirements, refer to the course index on
                                                                                              Indigenous women, and media analysis.                    page 80 or visit our website: flinders.edu.au/
                                                                                                                                                       international/arts
                                                                                              ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                              Applicants must normally hold a bachelor
                                                                                              degree or equivalent qualification from an
                                                                                              approved tertiary institution.
                                                                                              CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                              Potential occupations include: gender
                                                                                              mainstreaming specialist, women’s project
                                                                                              coordinator, fundraising program officer,
                                                                                              international development officer, human rights
                                                                                              advocate, women’s rights advocate, writer,
                                                                                              media creator, women’s services worker.
                                                                                              FIND OUT MORE
                                                                                              flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/gdpgd

          Top 300
          Flinders is ranked among the top 300 universities worldwide
          for arts and humanities according to the Times Higher
          Education world university rankings by subject 2018.

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Accounting                                              Accounting and Finance                                  Accounting and Marketing
                                                                                                                                     MASTER OF ACCOUNTING                                    MASTER OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE                        MASTER OF ACCOUNTING AND MARKETING
                                                                                                                                     CRICOS CODE                              064258M        CRICOS CODE                              089466G        CRICOS CODE                               095000C
                                                                                                                                     COURSE LENGTH                       2 years full-time   COURSE LENGTH                       2 years full-time   COURSE LENGTH                       2 years full-time
                                                                                                                                     INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2     INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2     INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2
                                                                                                                                     2019 FE E                             AUD$34,000        2019 FE E                             AUD$34,000        2019 FE E                             AUD$34,000

                      BUSINESS, COMMERCE &
                                                                                                                                                                     IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,                                     IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,                                     IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,
                                                                                                                                     ENGLISH                                                 ENGLISH                                                 ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                                  R6, L6)                                                 R6, L6)                                                 R6, L6)
                                                                                                                                     REQUIRE MENTS                                           REQUIRE MENTS                                           REQUIRE MENTS
                                                                                                                                                                    PTE: 58* (see pg 87)                                    PTE: 58* (see pg 87)                                    PTE: 58* (see pg 87)
                                                                                                                                     OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE                  OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE                  OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE

                      MANAGEMENT: building the
                                                                                                                                     PROFE SSIONAL ACCRE DITATION                            PROFE SSIONAL ACCRE DITATION                            PROFE SSIONAL ACCRE DITATION

                                                                                                                                     Students from non-accounting backgrounds                Develop specialised knowledge and skills in             Take a pathway into business, accounting
                                                                                                                                     can pursue a career in this area with a Master          both accounting and finance disciplines. This           and marketing with this vocationally oriented

                      business of tomorrow
                                                                                                                                     of Accounting. If you have completed a non-             course offers the right balance of practice and         specialist postgraduate degree. It provides a
                                                                                                                                     accounting degree, this course provides you with        theory to prepare you for a successful career           blend of practice and theory, and combines
                                                                                                                                     a study program that fulfils the requirements to        as an accounting or business professional and           specific accounting skills and a critical overview
                                                                                                                                     commence a professional accounting career.              to cultivate practices for research in a business       of topical marketing concepts and theories.
                                                                                                                                     Flinders Business provides excellent teaching,          context. You will learn from experienced teachers       These combined skills and knowledge will
                                                                                                                                     small classes and the opportunity to network            and gain an understanding of the many issues            assist in enhancing careers in accounting and
                                                                                                                                     and develop professional acquaintances through          affecting accounting and finance practice. The          marketing by providing a broad understanding of
                                                                                                                                     interaction in these programs.                          role of accounting and finance professionals            these areas and ability to resolve the marketing
                                                                                                                                                                                             in contemporary society will be explored                and accounting issues common in business.
                                                                                                                                     STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                                                                                                                             with reference to ethics, globalisation and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                Be future-focused                                    The degree offers the right balance of practice
                                                                                                                                     and theory to prepare you for a successful career
                                                                                                                                                                                             sustainability issues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     The program aims to provide you with the
                                                                                Stay ahead of change and uncertainty, and gain       as an accounting or business professional.              STUDY PROGRAM                                           appropriate knowledge, skills and attributes
                                                                                the innovation and personal enterprise skills you    Topics cover areas such as accounting                   The program includes core and advanced topics           for a successful career as an accounting and
                                                                                need to embrace dramatic shifts in the global job    fundamentals, information systems and                   in areas such as accounting fundamentals,               marketing professional, and to cultivate practices
                                                                                market – study Innovation and enterprise.            accounting processes, quantitative methods,             financial management, financial accounting              for research in a business context. It covers
                                                                                Co-developed with Flinders’ New Venture              economics for business, management and                  issues, management and cost accounting,                 essential accounting and marketing topics that
                                                                                Institute, business leaders, and the prestigious     cost accounting, principles of commercial               derivatives and risk management, investments            are industry relevant and match contemporary
                                                                                Temple University’s Fox School of Business in        law, financial accounting issues, financial             and portfolio management, and new venture               business thinking. You will have the opportunity
                                                                                the US, you will learn to embrace innovation,        management, corporate accounting, auditing and          finance. A topic in academic skills for business        to acquire in-depth knowledge in both fields and
                                                                                think creatively and develop an entrepreneurial      assurances, and business research methods.              is specifically aimed at postgraduate students          build your career in a business profession.
                                                                                mindset. You will gain first-hand insights           A topic in academic skills for business is              from non-English speaking backgrounds.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE
                                                                                into the latest trends on topics ranging from        specifically aimed at postgraduate students from        (Note: Taking this topic may preclude entry into
                                                                                transformational change to digital marketing.        non-English speaking backgrounds.                       the CPA. Please speak to a student advisor prior        You may have the opportunity to undertake an
                                                                                Stand out from the crowd and design your future.                                                             to taking this topic.)                                  industry placement and/or industry project.
                                                                                                                                     PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE
                                                                                                                                                                                             PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE                                    ACCREDITATION
                                                                                                                                     You may have the opportunity to undertake an
                                                                                                                                     industry placement and/or industry project.             You will have the option to undertake an industry       The Master of Accounting and Marketing meets
                                                                                                                                                                                             placement, which will give you an insight into          the requirements of CPA Australia, Chartered
                                                                                                                                     ACCREDITATION                                                                                                   Accountants Australia and New Zealand
                                                                                                                                                                                             real-world business and make you stand out to
                                                                                                                                     The Master of Accounting meets the admission            employers. (Note: Taking this topic may preclude        (CAANZ) and the Institute of Public Accountants
                                                                                                                                     requirements of Certified Practising Accountants        entry into the CPA. Please speak to a student           (IPA). Australian qualifications are recognised
                                                                                                                                     Australia (CPA Australia), Chartered Accountants        advisor prior to taking this topic.)                    in most countries, but international students
                                                                                                                                     Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and the                                                                       are advised to discuss their proposed Master
                                                                                                                                                                                             ACCREDITATION
Be career-ready                                                                                                                      Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).
                                                                                                                                                                                             The program is accredited with CPA Australia,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     of Accounting and Marketing study with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     professional registration authority and relevant
You can build real-world skills during Work-                                                                                         ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                                                                                             Chartered Accountants Australia and New                 professional associations in their home country
Integrated Learning (WIL) placements                                                                                                 Applicants must normally hold a bachelor degree         Zealand (CAANZ) and the Institute of Public             before commencing studies.
and projects at a host of local and global                                                                                           or equivalent from an approved tertiary institution.    Accountants (IPA), which means graduates are
organisations. As part of your course you                                                                                            Students with a degree in accounting that is                                                                    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                                                                                             able to pursue careers in the accounting and
will also have the opportunity to build                                                                                              recognised by Australian professional accounting        finance industries. Entry into CAANZ requires the       Applicants must have completed a bachelor
professional networks through mentorship                                                                                             bodies are not eligible for admission into the          completion of elective topics in auditing and tax.      degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline
programs and industry placements.                                                                                                    Master of Accounting.                                                                                           (other than an accounting degree accredited in
                                                                                                                                                                                             ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                      Australia) from an approved tertiary institution.
                                                                                                                                     CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                                                                                                                             Applicants must have completed a bachelor               Applicants with an Australian-accredited degree
Be your own boss                                                                                                                     Potential occupations include: auditor, budget          degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline    in accounting are not eligible for admission into
                                                                                                                                     accountant, bursar, cost accountant, finance            (other than an accounting degree accredited in          the Master of Accounting and Marketing.
Develop the skills to be a job maker. Learn
                                                                                                                                     manager, forensic accountant.                           Australia) from an approved tertiary institution.
how entrepreneurs build new ventures                                                                                                                                                                                                                 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
and then create one yourself through                                                                                                                                                         Applicants with an Australian-accredited degree
                                                                                                                                     FIND OUT MORE
                                                                                                                                                                                             in accounting are not eligible for admission into       Potential occupations include: accountant,
our innovation programs and the Venture
                                                                                                                                     flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/macc                   the Master of Accounting and Finance.                   business manager, marketing manager, market
Dorm accelerator program, where you’ll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     research analyst, marketing assistant, business
be guided on how to take an idea and                                                                                                                                                         CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                    and marketing consultant.
find a viable business model to launch

                                               AUD$10,000+ scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                             Potential occupations include: budget
your start-up. More than 280 start-ups                                                                                                                                                                                                               FIND OUT MORE
                                                                                                                                                                                             accountant, business analyst, auditor, finance
have already been created through the
                                                                                                                                                                                             manager, fund manager, investment analyst.              flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/accmktg
accelerator program and many continue to
be supported in the New Venture Institute’s                                                                                                                                                  FIND OUT MORE
incubator, eNVIsion. Be your own boss and
be part of a thriving start-up ecosystem       Over AUD$10,000 partial fee postgraduate business scholarships                                                                                flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/
                                                                                                                                                                                             accfinance
while studying at Flinders.
                                               available for high-achieving international students

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Business Administration                                    Business                                              Business (Finance)                                      Business (Human Resource                                Business (International Business)                      Business (Marketing)
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION                          MASTER OF BUSINESS                                    MASTER OF BUSINESS (FINANCE)                            Management)                                             MASTER OF BUSINESS (INTERNATIONAL                      MASTER OF BUSINESS (MARKETING)
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION                          CRICOS CODE                             085302E       CRICOS CODE                               085302E                                                               BUSINESS)                                              CRICOS CODE                              085302E
(FINANCE)                                                  COURSE LENGTH                     2 years full-time   COURSE LENGTH                       2 years full-time   MASTER OF BUSINESS (HUMAN RESOURCE                      CRICOS CODE                              085302E       COURSE LENGTH                      2 years full-time
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION                                                                                                                                        MANAGEMENT)                                             COURSE LENGTH                      2 years full-time
                                                           INTAKE                    Semester 1, Semester 2      INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2                                                                                                                    INTAKE                      Semester 1, Semester 2
(HEALTH)
                                                           2019 FE E                           AUD$34,000        2019 FE E                             AUD$34,000        CRICOS CODE                               085302E       INTAKE                      Semester 1, Semester 2     2019 FE E                            AUD$34,000
CRICOS CODE                                  071846K
                                                                                         IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,                                     IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,     COURSE LENGTH                       2 years full-time   2019 FE E                            AUD$34,000                                       IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,
COURSE LENGTH                        1.5 years full-time   ENGLISH                                               ENGLISH                                                                                                                                                                ENGLISH
                                                                                                      R6, L6)                                                 R6, L6)    INTAKE                       Semester 1, Semester 2                                    IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,                                                 R6, L6)
                                                           REQUIRE MENTS                                         REQUIRE MENTS                                                                                                   ENGLISH                                                REQUIRE MENTS
INTAKE                         Semester 1, Semester 2                                   PTE: 58* (see pg 87)                                    PTE: 58* (see pg 87)                                                                                                         R6, L6)                                  PTE: 58* (see pg 87)
                                                                                                                                                                         2019 FE E                             AUD$34,000        REQUIRE MENTS
2019 FE E                                AUD$35,000        OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE                OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE                                                                                                        PTE: 58* (see pg 87)     OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE
                                                                                                                                                                         ENGLISH                          IELTS: 6 (S6, W6)
                                   IELTS: 6.5 (S6, W6,                                                                                                                                                                           OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE
ENGLISH                                                                                                                                                                  REQUIRE MENTS                  PTE: 58* (see pg 87)
                                                R6, L6)
                                                           Gain a comprehensive foundation in the core           Get a comprehensive foundation in the core                                                                                                                             Gain a comprehensive foundation in the core
REQUIRE MENTS                                                                                                                                                            OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE
                                  PTE: 58* (see pg 87)                                                           business and management disciplines with a                                                                      Get a comprehensive foundation in the core             business and management disciplines with
                                                           business and management disciplines. Flinders
OPPORTUNIT Y FOR INDUSTRY E XPE RIENCE                                                                           specialisation in finance. This course is designed                                                              business and management disciplines with a             a specialisation in marketing. This course
                                                           University’s programs in business are designed                                                                Gain a comprehensive foundation in the core
A Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma in                                                                   to provide you with the tools for decision making                                                               specialisation in international business. This         covers a wide range of marketing concepts
                                                           to provide you with a strong foundation in                                                                    business and management disciplines with a
Business Administration are also available.                                                                      and analysis that are often the critical aspect in                                                              course is designed to help prepare future              and theories that will enable you to become an
                                                           business knowledge, understanding, skills and                                                                 specialisation in human resource management.
                                                                                                                 the success of any business. You will develop                                                                   business managers for positions of responsibility      expert marketer, critical thinker and business
Get the necessary knowledge and skills for a               attitudes for a successful career in a range of                                                               This course covers critical components of
                                                                                                                 a strong foundation in business knowledge,                                                                      in internationally oriented organisations. It          professional. You will develop knowledge and
successful career as a manager in a range of               organisations including private sector business,                                                              HRM relating to staffing and effective resource
                                                                                                                 understanding, skills and attitudes for a                                                                       emphasises international business strategy,            skills to conduct independent research, carry
organisations. These courses may also provide              not-for-profit, government and public-sector                                                                  management in an international context. It
                                                                                                                 successful career as a manager of organisations.                                                                management and finance, and covers a multitude         out industry- and discipline-related projects,
the opportunity to pursue entrepreneurial                  entities. Flinders Business’ teaching philosophy                                                              will provide you with specialised skills and            of contemporary business issues in a global            and relate your learning to authentic business
interests or work in a consultant capacity.                and small class sizes ensure that you can really      STUDY PROGRAM                                           knowledge to pursue a career in this discipline,        context. You will develop a strong foundation in       problems with an emphasis on marketing. It
                                                           engage with the person leading the learning                                                                   which is vital to the overall success of a
STUDY PROGRAM                                                                                                    The program comprises core topics,                                                                              business knowledge, understanding, skills and          provides a strong foundation in appropriate
                                                           while also getting to know your fellow students                                                               business. You will develop the appropriate
                                                                                                                 specialisation topics and electives. Core topics                                                                attitudes for a successful career as a manager of      business knowledge, understanding, skills and
The program aims to develop your knowledge                 who are from a range of cultural and social
                                                                                                                 cover areas such as business accounting,                business knowledge, understanding, skills and           organisations.
and skills across areas including strategic                backgrounds.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 attitudes for a successful career as a manager of
                                                                                                                 business finance, marketing principles, marketing       attitudes for a successful career as a manager
management, financial management, human                                                                                                                                                                                          STUDY PROGRAM                                          organisations.
                                                           STUDY PROGRAM                                         strategy and decision making, international             of organisations.
resource management and marketing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                                                 business in the Asia-Pacific region, applied                                                                    The program comprises core topics,
management. It provides you with technical                 The program comprises core topics and                                                                         STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                                                 research methods in business, sustainability                                                                    specialisation topics and electives. Core topics       The program comprises core topics,
knowledge of accounting, finance and                       electives. Core topics cover areas such                                                                       The program comprises core topics,
                                                                                                                 and ethics in management, economics for                                                                         cover areas such as business accounting,               specialisation topics and electives. Core topics
economics, and an understanding of the                     as business accounting, business finance,                                                                     specialisation topics and electives. Core topics
                                                                                                                 business, and managing people. A topic in                                                                       business finance, marketing principles, marketing      cover areas such as business accounting,
context in which organisations operate.                    marketing principles, marketing strategy and                                                                  cover areas such as business accounting,
                                                                                                                 academic skills for business is specifically aimed                                                              strategy and decision making, international            business finance, marketing principles, marketing
                                                           decision making, international business in                                                                    business finance, marketing principles,
SPECIALISATIONS                                                                                                  at postgraduate students from non-English                                                                       business in the Asia-Pacific region, applied           strategy and decision making, international
                                                           the Asia-Pacific region, applied research                                                                     marketing strategy and decision making,
                                                                                                                 speaking backgrounds.                                                                                           research methods in business, sustainability           business in the Asia-Pacific region, applied
The Master of Business Administration may be               methods in business, sustainability and ethics                                                                international business in the Asia-Pacific              and ethics in management, economics for
completed with a specialisation or without a               in management, economics for business, and                                                                                                                                                                                   research methods in business, sustainability
                                                                                                                 DELIVERY MODE                                           region, applied research methods in business,           business, and managing people. A topic in
specialisation. Specialisations include finance            managing people. A topic in academic skills for                                                                                                                                                                              and ethics in management, economics for
                                                                                                                 Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city            sustainability and ethics in management,                academic skills for business is specifically aimed
and health.                                                business is specifically aimed at postgraduate                                                                                                                                                                               business, and managing people. A topic in
                                                                                                                 presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.              economics for business, and managing people.            at postgraduate students from non-English
                                                           students from non-English speaking                                                                                                                                                                                           academic skills for business is specifically aimed
DELIVERY MODE                                                                                                    Some topics are taught in intensive delivery            A topic in academic skills for business is              speaking backgrounds.
                                                           backgrounds.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 at postgraduate students from non-English
                                                                                                                 mode. Some specialisation and elective topics           specifically aimed at postgraduate students
Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city                                                                                                                                                                                     DELIVERY MODE                                          speaking backgrounds.
                                                           DELIVERY MODE                                         may be taught at Bedford Park campus. Some              from non-English speaking backgrounds.
presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.
                                                                                                                 elective topics are available online.                                                                           Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city           DELIVERY MODE
Some topics are taught in intensive delivery               Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city                                                                  DELIVERY MODE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.             Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city
mode. Some specialisation and elective topics              presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.            PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE                                    Business topics are taught at Flinders’ city            Some topics are taught in intensive delivery
may be taught at Bedford Park campus. Some                 Some topics are taught in intensive delivery                                                                                                                                                                                 presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.
                                                                                                                 You may have the opportunity to undertake an            presence in Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD.              mode. Some specialisation and elective topics
elective topics are available online.                      mode. Some elective topics may be taught at                                                                                                                                                                                  Some topics are taught in intensive delivery
                                                                                                                 industry placement and/or project.                      Some topics are taught in intensive delivery            may be taught at Bedford Park campus. Some
                                                           Bedford Park campus. Some elective topics                                                                                                                                                                                    mode. Some specialisation and elective topics
PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                                                     mode. Some specialisation and elective topics           elective topics are available online.
                                                           are available online.                                 ACCREDITATION                                                                                                                                                          may be taught at Bedford Park campus. Some
                                                                                                                                                                         may be taught at Bedford Park campus. Some
You may have the opportunity to undertake an                                                                                                                                                                                     PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE                                   elective topics are available online.
                                                           PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE                                  The Master of Business (Finance) meets the              topics are available online.
industry placement or project.
                                                                                                                 educational requirements for membership of                                                                      You may have the opportunity to undertake an           PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE
                                                           You may have the opportunity to undertake an                                                                  PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                                                               the Financial Services Institute of Australasia                                                                 industry placement and/or project.                     You may have the opportunity to undertake an
                                                           industry placement and/or project.                                                                            You may have the opportunity to undertake an
Masters: Applicants must normally hold                                                                           (FINSIA).                                                                                                                                                              industry placement and/or project.
                                                                                                                                                                         industry placement and/or project.                      ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
a bachelor degree plus three years work                    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                                                              A bachelor degree is required. Applicants do not       ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
experience post-graduation, or a Graduate                  A bachelor degree is required. Applicants                                                                     ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                 A bachelor degree is required. Applicants do not                                                                require work experience. Refer to our website for      A bachelor degree is required. Applicants do not
Diploma in Business Administration and                     do not require work experience. Refer to our
                                                                                                                 require work experience. Refer to our website for       A bachelor degree is required. Applicants               prerequisites.
relevant work experience, plus attend an                   website for prerequisites.                                                                                                                                                                                                   require work experience. Refer to our website for
                                                                                                                 prerequisites.                                          do not require work experience. Refer to our
interview. Applicants without work experience                                                                                                                                                                                    CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                   prerequisites.
                                                           CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                                          website for prerequisites.
can apply for the Master of Business.                                                                            CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                                                                                                   CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Potential occupations include: business analyst,
Entry into the health specialisations in the MBA           Potential occupations include: senior marketing                                                               CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                                                 Potential occupations include: senior product                                                                   international business consultant, senior              Potential occupations include: senior marketing
requires additional qualifications and/or work             manager, product manager, business analyst,                                                                   Potential occupations include: human resource
                                                                                                                 marketing manager, equity analyst, operational                                                                  marketing manager, product manager, business           manager, marketing consultant, market analyst,
experience.                                                equity analyst, operational risk manager,                                                                     manager, human resource consultant, senior
                                                                                                                 risk manager, finance manager, process                                                                          analyst, equity analyst.                               operational risk manager, finance manager.
                                                           finance manager.                                                                                              marketing manager, operational risk manager,
For all prerequisites and entry requirements                                                                     improvement consultant, senior business
                                                                                                                                                                         process improvement consultant, human                   FIND OUT MORE                                          FIND OUT MORE
please refer to our website.                               FIND OUT MORE                                         development manager.
                                                                                                                                                                         resource officer/advisor.                               flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/ba-                   flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/busmkt
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                       flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/mbus                 FIND OUT MORE                                                                                                   intbus
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Potential occupations include: senior product                                                                    flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/ba-
marketing manager, health service manager,                                                                       finance                                                 flinders.edu.au/courses/postgrad/bushrm
equity analyst, operational risk manager,
finance manager, process improvement
consultant.
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                                                                                                                                                                         “The best thing about Flinders is the holistic approach towards education. They provide solid
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                                                                                                                                                                         theoretical knowledge coupled with practical, hands-on experience through work-integrated
                                                                                                                                                                         learning topics. It equips a graduate with the skills required to thrive in any job.”
                                                                                                                                                                         Shehnaj Akta
                                                                                                                                                                         Master of Accounting graduate
                                                                                                                                                                         Finance Graduate Officer at Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

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