It’s not just what you learn that makes the Global MBA so innovative – it’s how you learn, with a “stackable” format that offers unprecedented flexibility and affordability for a graduate degree, online or otherwise. Learn more by reading our blog post: Why “Stackability” Matters for Macquarie University’s Global MBA
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The Global MBA is made up of six capabilities - Strategising, Leading, Analysing, Influencing, Adapting, and Problem Solving. There are four units of study under each capability. Students admitted to the degree need to successfully complete all 24 units (i.e. achieve 120 credit points) in order to graduate. Each unit is worth 5 credit points.
GMBA8004 Become a meaning maker
GMBA8014 Be sustainable
GMBA8024 Know your customers
GMBA8034 Engage the board
GMBA8104 Become a global citizen
The Global MBA degree may be completed in as little as 14 months (4 units per term) or may be completed at a moderate pace within 32 months (1-2 units per term). Use the following as a guide to calculate the time to complete the Global MBA degree. You may choose to increase or decrease your study load in any term. There are six terms (study periods) per calendar year.
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The Global MBA program is fully developed and taught by Macquarie Business School. Macquarie leverages Coursera’s online education platform to deliver the program curriculum, allowing GMBA students to benefit from Coursera features such as interactive video transcription, in-course note taking, and seamless learning across multiple devices.
Students can access all of their course materials wherever they are with the mobile app. The app is used by over 80% of online degree students on Coursera and is available on iOS and Android.
The mobile app allows students to:
10 - 12 hours per week
Applications for the Global MBA are now open.
The early application deadline is May 15, 2020.
The final application deadline is July 20, 2020.
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We encourage you to investigate whether this degree meets your academic and/or professional needs before applying.