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Australia has it all; a wonderful climate, exciting wildlife, large metropolitan cities, extraordinary nature, and a prosperous, developed economy. Australia consistently ranks at the top globally in terms of quality of life, human development, health care, the protection of civil liberties, and public education. Many students from all over the world have chosen a Masters Degree in Australia to advance their education and their careers.

For a Masters Degree in Australia, there are several universities, both public and private, to choose from. The options for fields of study for a Masters Degree in Australia are numerous and include Business, the Sciences, Media, Public Administration, Health, Nursing, Engineering, Architecture, Psychology, and Fine Arts, among many others.  Students pursuing a Masters Degree in Australia will benefit from excellent academic institutions, expert faculty, and an international student body to facilitate and enhance their learning experience.

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Master of Laws

Full time Part time 1 - 2 years
February 2015

The UTS Master of Laws (LLM) caters to the changing demands of the legal profession. Providing the opportunity for law graduates to specialise in particular areas that are relevant to their area of legal practice, the UTS LLM is vocationally relevant and intellectually rewarding. [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Close interaction between the legal profession and UTS: Law guarantees a close match between a first-class education and a marketable postgraduate legal qualification. Classes are taught by a mix of practising professionals, full-time academic staff and international visiting academics, and opportunities for cross-institutional study, both inside and outside Australia, are encouraged.

Specialisation and development of expertise leads to careers in a range of sought-after specialist vocations in the practice of law.

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Master of Business Administration - MBA

Campus or Online Australia Full time 2 years
February 2015

This Master of Business Administration (MBA) will accelerate your management career and teach you how to solve real problems in a global business... [+]

Master of Business Administration

This Master of Business Administration (MBA) will accelerate your management career and teach you how to solve real problems in a global business environment.It is suited to recent graduates with a degree in any discipline but with typically less than 4 years' work experience.The Business Mentoring Program offers you seminars with guest speakers, group work and case studies, individual mentoring and coaching and career preparation.All of our business mentors hold at least 15 years of experience, are active leaders in their respective fields, and will provide guidance and support for your working life.

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Master of Business

Campus Australia Full time Part time
February 2015

The Master of Business program is a valuable step for business people who are looking to change their professional focus, as well as providing a strong grounding for career advancement in business [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of Business

Duration: 12 subjects (120 Credit Points) full-time; Flexible part-time options are available for domestic students only

Description

The Master of Business program is a valuable step for business people who are looking to change their professional focus, as well as providing a strong grounding for career advancement in business. The program provides students with a foundation in a variety of business practices, plus the ability to gain a new specialisation. There are four separate streams: Marketing, Finance, International Business or a customised program incorporating all three.

Work Experience & Internships

Some students without practical workplace experience, or with workplace experience in a field different from their studies, may consider undertaking an internship as part of their Master of Business degree. Internships and work placements are subject to permission from the Faculty.... [-]

Master of Development Studies

Campus Australia Full time Part time 1 - 2 years
February 2015

The Master of Development Studies (MDS) is a professional degree focussing on the challenges of social, economic, and political development and poverty alleviation. [+]

Master of Development Studies

Course code M1195

The Master of Development Studies (MDS) is a professional degree focussing on the challenges of social, economic, and political development and poverty alleviation. Aimed at students from the developing world and those working in international development assistance, the MDS concentrates on the nexus of development, politics and social and environmental sustainability, food and health security, disaster risk management, international assistance, state building, conflict management, gender relations and other significant issues impacting development.

Previous tertiary qualifications combined with relevant professional experience may qualify students for advanced standing, meaning they could complete a Masters qualification in as little as 12 or 18 months. (The 12 and 18 month programs are designed for those already working in the field of development and who are seeking career advancement opportunities. The 2 year program is designed for recent graduates or those seeking a career change.) A student's advanced standing is assessed at the time of application, taking into account level of higher study and/or professional experience.... [-]

Master of International Relations

Campus or Online Australia Full time 1 year
February 2015

Do you want an international career in the private or public sector, NGOs, communications or international business? Develop an in-depth understanding... [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of International Relations

Do you want an international career in the private or public sector, NGOs, communications or international business? Develop an in-depth understanding of international relations with our flexible and ‘real-world’ focused degree. You will explore the issues and processes of specific regions and trouble spots, as well as study global institutions.

Key features

Develops your understanding of the political, social, economic and legal processes and institutions of the international system Lets you learn from leading academics in the fields of international relations theory, democratisation, human rights, globalisation, security studies, regionalisation, and global political economy Gives you access to our innovative Global Leadership Program so you can take advantage of student exchange opportunities Offers the chance to enhance your degree through work experience in an approved institution in Australia or overseas This degree can be combined with the Master of International Business, the Master of International Communications, the Master of International Trade and Commerce Law or the Master of Translating and Interpreting ... [-]

Master of Engineering Science

Campus Australia Full time 1 year
February 2015

The Master of Engineering Science Degree is a postgraduate coursework program suitable for science and engineering graduates. Students have the opportunity to create the kind of Masters program that best meets their requirements through the choice of the specialisations. [+]

The Master of Engineering Science Degree is a postgraduate coursework program suitable for science and engineering graduates. Students have the opportunity to create the kind of Masters program that best meets their requirements through the choice of the specialisations. These specialisations fall into three categories, covering Technical Courses, Management and an Engineering Project (which may be conducted in the work place or on campus). Technical courses are offered in the areas of Mineral Processing and Energy. Students who have completed a Graduate Certificate in Engineering Science or a Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Commercialisation (and meet the MEngSc entry requirements) are required to complete another specialisation to be awarded the Master of Engineering Science. Please note: Students are unable to combine Mineral Processing with the Energy specialisation.... [-]

Master of Strategic Organisational Development

Online Australia Part time 6 years
June 2014

The Master of Strategic Organisational Development is specifically designed to meet the needs of professionals who are either currently practising or wish to practise [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. The Master of Strategic Organisational Development is specifically designed to meet the needs of professionals who are either currently practising or wish to practise in the field of organisational development and/or human resource management. Learn to become: A leader in organisational and individual change and learning. Understand what it takes to lead organisations to enact their strategic missions and to manage their human resources needs in complex and changing business environments. A strategic intervention specialist. Make decisions and implement solutions involving human resources and organisational structures through cutting edge analysis and diagnosis. An effective change agent capable of building and maintaining partnerships with key stakeholders to successfully manage change. A critical thinker around ethical issues involved in organisational development and change. This program will develop a set of core competencies which will bring together human resource and organisational development themes and develop your understanding of strategic management issues. In addition, students can undertake electives in specialist subjects. Entry Requirements A candidate shall: (a) have fulfilled all the requirements for admission to a degree or qualification of equivalent standing at this or another university or tertiary institution; or (b) have completed the Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management or the Graduate Certificate in Management, provided units studied are relevant, at this University with a minimum Credit grade average, normally in the first four units completed towards the Graduate Certificate. In addition, applicants for admission to candidature must provide evidence of at least three years' work experience in a field of employment approved by the school on the recommendation of the Program Director. Additional Requirements - Certified Copies of academic transcripts - Certified Copies of evidence of identification - Evidence of English Language Proficiency if previous studies were not in English - Curriculum Vitae - A personal Statement covering areas such as: Your most significant experiences or achievements to date; Your long-term objectives and your expectations of this degree in fulfilling these objectives; Where you see yourself five years from now; Any other information you consider relevant to your admission. * 2 Referee Reports from 2 independent referees (friends and family members are not acceptable). [-]

Master of Professional Archaeology

Campus Australia Full time Part time 2 years
February 2015

The Master of Professional Archaeology has been developed in response to the growth in industrial and mining sectors globally, as well as the recognition of the value and sustainability of archaeological heritage. [+]

Master of Professional Archaeology The Master of Professional Archaeology has been developed in response to the growth in industrial and mining sectors globally, as well as the recognition of the value and sustainability of archaeological heritage. The primary aim of this course is to provide advanced archaeology training in the values and knowledge of a professional archaeologist. The course bridges existing skills-gaps and will take your career to the next level. Course description, features and facilitiesThe Master of Professional Archaeology is the first professional archaeology postgraduate course in Western Australia. The course includes archaeological heritage assessment and management; understanding legislation, permits and approvals; working with stakeholders; cataloguing and database management, as well as advanced survey, excavation and conservation methods. Students will develop cultural literacy and a critical understanding of professional practices and enhance their professional skills in archaeology, analysis, and contemporary heritage work.Archaeology at UWA has strong links with the professional sector, museums, government and industry and the course will be accredited by the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists. In the first year of study, intensive learning is facilitated by face-to-face and on-line teaching. In their second year, students will complete professional placements, develop professional project design skills and write a 16,000 word report or thesis. Career opportunitiesResource companies, governments and community organisations are in need of professionally trained archaeologists to evaluate, record and preserve many different environments; Graduates of this course will attract resources industry interest both in Australia and overseas. *Please check the UWA website for up to date price. ... [-]

Master of Management

Campus Australia Full time Part time 2 - 4 semesters
February 2015

Right from the word go, gain hands on experience working with multinational corporations such as Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Procter and Gamble, making invaluable contacts and [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of Management

Right from the word go, gain hands on experience working with multinational corporations such as Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Procter and Gamble, making invaluable contacts and forging future networks.You could also experience the best of the global business world spending up to two semesters studying with a member of our exclusive global CEMS university network including Tsinghua University, HEC Paris, Esade Business School and The London School of Economics & Political Science.Students considering postgraduate study can also apply for a prestigious a Business Leader Scholarship or Master of Management Scholarship.Position yourself to take one giant leap to a professional management role. Apply now.DegreesMaster of ManagementThe Master of Management degree is a 60 credit point (12 month full time or 2 years part time) pre-experience program that will equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary for a career in management in your chosen field. Part of the course involves working directly with leading companies on real business problems.The degree was designed by The University of Sydney, with input from leading business schools in Europe and leading global corporations. The contribution of business leaders in its design cannot be underestimated. It is built on a foundation of key characteristics employers are really seeking in their people.... [-]

Master of Clinical Audiology

Campus Australia Full time 2 years
March 2015

This course aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge to prevent hearing, tinnitus and balance disorders, and to assess and treat people who have hearing, tinnitus and balance disorders. [+]

Master of Clinical Audiology Course description This course aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge to prevent hearing, tinnitus and balance disorders, and to assess and treat people who have hearing, tinnitus and balance disorders. The course combines pre-clinical and clinical study, integrating theory and practice. Demand for audiologists is expected to increase significantly over coming years due to a numbers of factors including: the ageing population, improved and compulsory screening of infants for hearing loss, improved technology and increased consumer demand for diagnostic and rehabilitative audiological services. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS Master of Clinical Audiology (080780D) Annual Tuition Fee (A$): 26 800 English Language Requirements Applicants are required to provide current evidence of high-level competence in English language usage through: a score of not less than 7.0 on IELTS (International English language Testing Service); or a score of not less than 600 (paper based) on TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language); or evidence of successful completion of tertiary studies conducted in English. Academic entry requirements Applicants need to have completed a relevant Bachelor degree (in fields such as social, physical or biological sciences, health or education) from an approved tertiary institution and achieved at least a credit average. The Faculty may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit students who can show evidence for fitness for candidature. Additional costs A National Police Check (or equivalent) A$16-A$34.70. Students should allow approximately A$300* per year for purchase of academic and clinical materials. *Costs listed are 2013 fees and are indicative only. Professional recognition Accreditation for this course is currently being sought. Upon accreditation, graduates will be eligible for membership of the Audiological Society of Australia (ASA) and able to progress through the Clinical Internship supervision program to the award of the Certificate of Clinical Practice (CCP). LOCAL STUDENTS Prerequisite A relevant Bachelor's degree, in fields such as social, physical or biological sciences, health or education, from an approved tertiary institution with at least a 65% average. In exceptional circumstances and at the discretion of the course coordinator, the Faculty may admit students who do not meet this requirement but who have an equivalent combination of formal study and extensive relevant work experience. Year 12 and non-year 12 extra requirements You'll complete 250 hours of clinical placement, and may need to obtain a Working with Children Check and Police Check beforehand. Fee amount Indicative (2013): $22,050 per 120 credit points. Costs A National Police Check (or equivalent) A$16-A$34.70. Students should allow approximately A$300* per year for purchase of academic and clinical materials. *Costs listed are 2013 fees and are indicative only. How to apply Apply online by 24 October 2014. Professional recognition Accreditation for this course is currently being sought. Upon accreditation, graduates will be eligible for membership of the Audiological Society of Australia (ASA) and able to progress through the Clinical Internship supervision program to the award of the Certificate of Clinical Practice (CCP). [-]

Master of Commercial and Resources Law

Campus Australia Full time Part time 1 - 4 years
February 2015

This master's degree is offered to legal and non-legal professionals working in the area of commercial and resources law. [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of Commercial and Resources LawThis master's degree is offered to legal and non-legal professionals working in the area of commercial and resources law.Course description, features and facilitiesThe Master of Commercial and Resources Law will prepare you with the knowledge and skills you need for a future in the rapidly expanding resources sector.Career opportunitiesThis degree is designed for professionals interested in further study who are seeking to familiarise themselves with recent developments in the field, or to enhance their intellectual and research skills.

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Master of Management (Human Resources)

Campus or Online Australia Full time Part time 3 - 4 semesters
February 2015

CQUniversity’s Master of Management (Human Resources) is designed to develop your knowledge of human resources management concepts and key management skills relevant to [+]

Master of Management (Human Resources)

CQUniversity’s Master of Management (Human Resources) is designed to develop your knowledge of human resources management concepts and key management skills relevant to modern business.  Upon completion of this program you will be able to operate effectively as a human resources professional in both the domestic and international business environment.

Within this program you will study six compulsory courses and three electives that are selected from any programs offered by the Faculty of Arts, Business, Informatics and Education, including areas such as information technology, accounting, economics, financial planning, law, marketing, management, property and other areas.... [-]

Master of Business Administration and Master of Professional Accounting - MBA

Campus or Online Australia Full time Part time 2 - 6 years
February 2015

Apply Now! We are now accepting applications. This double degree allows the learning objectives of each program to be met. Graduates of the double degree will receive a testamur for each degree. [+]

Apply Now! We are now accepting applications.

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of Business Administration and Master of Professional Accounting

CRICOS code: 067691CUnits to complete: 16Duration: on campus 2 years full-time, distance 6 years part-timeStart dates: on campus March, July, distance March, July, NovemberCampus: Toowoomba, Springfield

Entry requirements

• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

• 3-year bachelor degree or equivalent in any field other than accounting

• Minimum 2 years full-time equivalent work experience

 

 

Program focusThis double degree allows the learning objectives of each program to be met. In addition, graduates will focus on professional accounting study within the broader management context of the Master of Business Administration, better preparing them for senior management roles within organisations and acquiring enhanced generic skills offered by that program. Graduates of the double degree will receive a testamur for each degree.... [-]

Master of Commerce (Advanced)

Campus Australia Full time Part time
February 2015

Studying the Master of Commerce (Advanced) will enable you to make connections between what you learn in the classroom and situations that arise in your workplace. You will complete core [+]

Master of Commerce (Advanced)

Studying the Master of Commerce (Advanced) will enable you to make connections between what you learn in the classroom and situations that arise in your workplace. You will complete core studies in all the principal areas of business – accounting and finance, economics, decision making and ethics – as well as a range of specialisations and electives.

Course description, features and facilities

You can choose to complete one or two specialisations from the following areas: accounting, business information management, economics, electronic business, employment relations, finance, human resource management, international business, management or marketing.... [-]

Master of Public Health

Campus Australia Full time Part time 1 - 2 years
February 2015

The UWS Master of Public Health undertakes a comprehensive assessment of all determinants of health, including broader social and environmental factors in addition to physical risk factors. It enables health professionals to practise in a variety of settings, including health services and community organisations. [+]

Top Masters in Australia 2014/2015. Master of Public HealthWhy study the Master of Public Health?The UWS Master of Public Health undertakes a comprehensive assessment of all determinants of health, including broader social and environmental factors in addition to physical risk factors. It enables health professionals to practise in a variety of settings, including health services and community organisations.You will study evaluation processes and research methods such as policy analysis, economic evaluation, epidemiology and qualitative methods. The practical skills focus is in health promotion programs, and you will integrate research, analytical and practical skills in the evaluation of contemporary public health issues.This course provides the opportunity to develop skills and acquire knowledge essential for the effective practice of public health policy. Master of Public Health graduates will determine the nature of community health problems and initiate steps to define and then alleviate them, while bringing together the various services available to address relief of these problems. A major goal of this health science course is to promote the proactive role of public health professionals in coordinating relevant community resources.Part time-study is only available to local students and is generally completed by day classes as there are limited night classes.Career OpportunitiesMaster of Public Health graduates can explore careers in areas as diverse as community work, hospital administration, occupational health and safety, health promotion and environmental health.... [-]