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Graduate Diploma in International Trade and Development

Degree Type Graduate Diploma

Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code N/A

CRICOS 069202J

The Graduate Diploma in International Trade and Development aims to instil the ability to think and act strategically about international trade and development issues.

The program is structured to provide a practically-orientated understanding of global, regional and national trade, investment and development issues. Students will leave the program equipped to put their newly gained knowledge into practice in their workplace

Please Note: that the Graduate Diploma in International Trade and Development is currently only offered as an exit strategy from the Master of International Trade and Development, rather than an entry point. Applicants are advised to apply for the Master of International Trade and Development.

  • Entry Requirements

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    Mid-year entry No
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    Selection Criteria
    Graduate entry only

    How to Apply
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    CRICOS 069202J
    Intake January and September
    Selection Criteria
    English Language Requirements
    Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject
    English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide
    IELTS Overall 6.5 Reading 6 Listening 6 Speaking 6 Writing 6
    TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21
    Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 50 Writing 50
    Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 169 Writing 169
    Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
    Academic Entry Requirements
    Tertiary Qualifications Bachelor degree or equivalent.
    How to Apply
    Please note that the Graduate Diploma in International Trade and Development is currently only offered as an exit strategy from the Master of International Trade and Development, rather than an entry point. Applicants are advised to apply for the Master of International Trade and Development.
  • Fees and Scholarships

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    Annual tuition fees International student place: $38,500

    Scholarships

    These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.

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  • Careers

    Career Readiness

    Careers in international trade and development increasingly require knowledge and skills that transcend traditional academic disciplines. Government officials, business representatives, international aid agency employees and others working in today's global environment need a broad background in economics, international law, trade policy and business to effectively meet the challenges they face.

    Potential careers include:

    Government-

    Officer in the Diplomatic Corps (Foreign Affairs and Trade)

    International development official (such as AusAID)

    Export market development official (such as Austrade)

    National development planner (Government economic development agency)

    Trade agreements negotiator (Government international trade agency)

     

    Non-Government -

    Corporate export manager

    International marketing manager

    Development assistance officer (non government organisations such as World Vision)

    Consultant on international trade and investment

    The University of Adelaide Careers Service prepares, inspires and empowers students to achieve successful career transitions and connect with industry.

    Graduate Attributes

    The objective of this program is to produce graduates with specific attributes as outlined in University of Adelaide Graduate Attributes.
    1. Deep discipline knowledge
    2. Critical thinking and problem solving
    3. Teamwork and communication skills
    4. Career and leadership readiness
    5. Intercultural and ethical competency
    6. Self-awareness and emotional intelligence

    Potential careers

    Business Representative, Government Officer, International Aid Agency Employee

  • Global Learning

    A Global Learning Experience is an integral component to your academic journey at The University of Adelaide. The university is committed to offering its students the opportunity to study overseas through a range of degrees offered via the Global Learning Office, including student exchange, study tours, short study degrees, internships and placements. There are many exciting opportunities in Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, and Oceania ranging from a few weeks to a full academic year.

    To find Global Learning opportunities available in your study area click Global Experiences.

  • Degree Structure
    The Graduate Diploma in International Trade and Development is a 24 unit program comprising eight 3 unit core courses. See Study Plan for more details.

    Academic Program Rules

    The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.

    Example Study Plan

    Indicative study plan
    To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in International Trade and
    Development, you must satisfactorily complete a program of study
    consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not
    less than 24 units
    Core Courses (24 units): TRADE 5000 International Trade Negotiations & Agreements
    TRADE 7003 Research Methods in International Trade
    TRADE 7004 Principles of International Trade & Development
    TRADE 7005 Agriculture & Food in International Trade
    TRADE 7006 Research Project in International Trade (A)
    ECON 7200 Economic Principles (M)
    LAW 7070 International Trade Law
    ECON 7058 Development Economics
    OR
    AGRIBUS 7054 Global Food & Agricultural Policy Analysis
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Last updated: Monday, 17 Jul 2017

 

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