Online Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation

Online Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation

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Are you ready for the future?

Student type:
Mode of study:
Online
Entry score:

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Duration:
Part-time 8 months intensive
Fees:

AU$3,960 per course (2023)

Next intake:
January, March, May, July, September, October
Location:
Online
Entry score:

See admissions

Duration:
Part-time 8 months intensive
Fees:

AU$3,960 per course (2023)

Next intake:
January, March, May, July, September, October
Location:
Online

Overview

For many businesses, now is just the beginning of an era of technological and social change.

The rapidly evolving landscape is disrupting workplaces, creating skills gaps and raising questions for leaders across industries.

How can organisations leverage technology and big data to decide which tasks to automate and which capabilities to develop? What can HR professionals do to elevate employee experiences and help them upskill to address these skills gaps? And what does it take to create and implement an effective roadmap for workforce transformation that aligns to business drivers? You can gain the knowledge and skills to anticipate, implement and shape these transformations with RMIT Online’s 100% online Graduate Certificate of Workforce Transformation.

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Your online experience

The 100% online degree delivers a convenient online program without the requirement for on-campus attendance and commitments. All lecture material and content is delivered directly to you, wherever you are.

Australian Student Visas

RMIT's online Graduate Certificate does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study.

Details

RMIT Online’s Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation will prepare HR, people and change professionals to anticipate, lead and implement workforce transformations that are future-focused and put people and business value at the centre.

100% online, this leading industry program is designed to work around your lifestyle. No on-campus commitments and flexible learning.

You will learn how to:

  • Create a transformation roadmap by understanding disruption and business drivers
  • Gain knowledge in social and demographic influences that are impacting workforces and skill needs in contemporary industries
  • Lead workforce changes through data and insights
  • Diagnose problems and recommend solutions in areas such as recruitment and training
  • Develop reflective leadership and a toolkit for practice to help you lead people through new ways of working

You can view online resources and learning activities, access course materials via Canvas, collaborate with lecturers and fellow students, and access your student email account anywhere, anytime.

Our online learning platform is purpose-built and brings authenticity to your learning experience, available using your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Coursework is delivered in an engaging way and easy to follow.

You will also have access to discussion boards, online forums, electronic assignment submission, the library and business journals.

Assessment is ongoing throughout the teaching period and includes essays, reports, presentations, case studies, quizzes and research projects. 

The Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation consists of three core courses and one elective.

Core courses:

  • Work and Workforce Transformation Trends and Strategy
  • Leading Workforce Transformation Practice
  • Workforce Analytics and Insights

Plus, choose one of the following electives:

  • Issues in Diversity
  • Strategic Human Resource Development
  • Contemporary Issues in Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Agile Project Management
  • Leading in the Age of Digital Disruption
  • Global Human Resource Management

Career

RMIT Online’s Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation will prepare HR, People and Change professionals to anticipate, lead and implement workforce transformations that are future-focused and put people and business value at the centre.

Admissions

You must have:

  • An Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent, or higher-level qualification, in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution; or
  • No qualification with at least five years full time experience working in human resources, change management, recruitment, training and development or a related role. Applicants will be required to submit a curriculum vitae (CV).

All non-Australian residents and overseas full-fee paying students are required to meet RMIT English language requirements. Find out more about these requirements and acceptable English language tests.

To study this course you will need to complete one of the following English proficiency tests:

  • IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
  • TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 79 (with minimum of 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing)
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit English language requirements and equivalency information.

Don't meet the English language test scores? Complete an English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Advanced Plus Certificate at RMIT English Worldwide.

Pathways

Our Graduate Certificate encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate, so if you need to exit the program early, you can earn a postgraduate qualification by successfully completing specified courses. The Graduate Certificate is also a pathway to the Master degree for some students.

Fees

2023 tuition fees:

  • AU$3,960 per course
  • Total AU$15,840 for four courses.

Fees apply to 2023 only.

Fees are adjusted on an annual basis and these fees should only be used as a guide.

In addition to tuition fees, you will be charged an annual student services and amenities fee (SSAF) based on your enrolment load, which is used to maintain and enhance services and amenities that improve your experience as an RMIT student. Eligible local students can apply for an SA-HELP loan to defer payment of their SSAF.

For more information about calculating your actual SSAF see Paying SSAF.

Some students may be eligible to apply to defer payment of some or all of their tuition fees via the Commonwealth Government’s FEE-HELP loan scheme. 

Visit our HELP loans page for lots of useful information about eligibility, how to apply and payment. You can apply for FEE-HELP once you have enrolled in a program.

HELP loans are not available to international students.

2023 tuition fees:

  • AU$3,960 per course
  • Total AU$15,840 for four courses.

Fees apply to 2023 only.

Fees are adjusted on an annual basis and these fees should only be used as a guide.

In addition to tuition fees, you will be charged an annual student services and amenities fee (SSAF) based on your enrolment load, which is used to maintain and enhance services and amenities that improve your experience as an RMIT student. Eligible local students can apply for an SA-HELP loan to defer payment of their SSAF.

For more information about calculating your actual SSAF see Paying SSAF.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Looking for answers or more general information?

Use our Frequently Asked Questions to learn about the application process and its equity access schemes, find out how to accept or defer your offer or request a leave of absence, discover information about your fees, refunds and scholarships, and explore the various student support and advocacy services, as well as how to find out more about your preferred program, and more.

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.