CQUniversity Australia

Engaging Indigenous people within Higher Ed

CQUniversity's Office of Indigenous Engagement recently hosted a visit from the Oodgeroo Unit of Queensland University of Technology (QUT), at Rockhampton Campus.

Professor Anita Lee Hong, Director of the Oodgeroo Unit, and Lone Pearce, Project Officer, met with Office of Indigenous Engagement staff to discuss employment issues and best practice models for engaging Indigenous people within the higher education sector, including governance matters.

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Mackay locals urged to boost career prospects with further training 

People living and working in the Mackay region are now able to add to their industry experience in areas such as business, management, mining, health, education and government with postgraduate Management education offered by CQUniversity.

Both the Graduate Certficate in Management (GCM) and the Graduate Diploma in Management (GDM) are being delivered in the form of coursework supported by workshops at CQUniversity's Mackay Campus.  The GDM offers an accessible pathway to an MBA with an additional specialisation in ‘Project Management in Infrastructure & Resources' now on offer.

The GCM covers the management of people, operations and finance via the study of three courses and can be achieved in 10 months while working full time.  

Those who wish can continue on to the GDM via three additional courses from the suite of electives, which now includes new courses in:

  • Mining Law
  • Project Management for Mining, Plant and Owners of Large Assets
  • Mine Planning and Processes

On-line applications for Term 2 will close at midnight on June 23, 2013 and can be made now via this link: https://applyonline.cqu.edu.au/faces/views/applyonlineWelcome.xhtml

The Graduate Certificate of Management recognises that industry experience is highly valuable and also offers a fantastic networking opportunity for participants.  For more information please  contact Robyn Collins on 49407459 or email r.collins2@cqu.edu.au or Lyn Forbes-Smith on 49407867 or email l.forbes-smith@cqu.edu.au