The Griffith MBA has a focus on three core values:
Developing responsible leaders who demonstrate the highest levels of integrity and ethical behaviour.
Sustainable business practices
Creating value through social, financial and environmental approaches that lead to sustainable businesses and communities.
Preparing global citizens, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific region.
You’ll undertake subjects that explore these aspects and learn about:
- new opportunities created by sustainable business practices
- effective marketing strategies for new products and services
- success in the 21st century business environment
- the impact of changing economic frameworks
- responsible and effective change management
- legal issues for businesses
At Griffith we offer two MBA programs, both are focused around our values of responsible leadership; sustainable business practices; and a global perspective with the aim of making you an effective globally responsible business leader. The two programs we offer differ in their delivery style; one is fully flexible and can be studied online or face to face in a standard 12 week trimester (MBA program 5158). The accelerated program is online only, and each course is delivered over a 6 week period (MBA program 5670). These two delivery styles allow you to choose the method of study that suits you best and both programs are assessed authentically meaning that you can apply what you learn to your workplace with immediate benefit.
In both programs you will study courses in sustainability, accounting and reporting, finance, people management, strategy and innovation and managing change through responsible leadership. Through study you will be equipped with an understanding of the key functional areas within a business and the challenges facing businesses. If you choose the fully flexible option you can choose to focus your electives in a particular area for example, finance, marketing or supply chain management. You can also choose to complete a major in Public Policy. Courses offered as part of the Public Policy major provide the breadth and depth of public management skills to advance your career both within the public sector and the private-public sector interface. The accelerated online MBA program has twelve set courses and no electives.
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The experience at Griffith was amazing for the first 3 years. The academic staff were very helpful and the university had a lot of support mechanisms. However, this year they have been stepping back with the trimester with little consultation or feedback from students to begin with. Been a final year student trimester made my final year a total nightmare with all the deadlines falling on to the same week and having insufficient breaks in the final sem.