Graduate Certificate in Family Business
Duration: 4 subjects (40 credit Points) intensive delivery
The Graduate Certificate in Family Business program provides a comprehensive overview of running a family business. Family businesses dominate the commercial landscape of all free enterprise economies. In Australia, family businesses account for over 80% of all businesses. This program is useful if you work in a family business (either as a family or non-family member) or if you work for a business that provides services to this sector.
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 degree. Internships and work placements are subject to permission from the Faculty.
Intensive Mode Delivery
The Graduate Certificate in Family Business program is delivered in a series of one-week intensive in-residence sessions. You will also participate in a two-week Study Tour, where you will be immersed in another culture and compare your family business challenges to those faced by others.
Graduates of this program develop a practical understanding of family business leadership, management and governance. You will be equipped to manage the unique and complex issues facing family businesses and have the ability to successfully integrate family and business.