Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject.
Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.
After earning a bachelor’s degree, many students decide to increase their experience and education by pursuing a Master. A Master may take about two years to earn, and there are programs offered in many different areas so that students can find an emphasis that works for them and their goals.
Australian Academy Of Music And Performing Arts (AMPA)
The Master of Music at AMPA is designed to provide graduate students with the opportunity to enter the music industry at a more elite level by further developing and spec
Qualification: Master of Music (Performance)
Duration: 4 semesters (2 years) full-time or part-time equivalent. Students may exit after 2 semesters with a Graduate Diploma of Music (Performance).
CRICOS: M.Mus. (Perf.) 081572D | Grad.Dip.Mus. (Perf.) 081573C
On completion of the first two trimesters students can exit with a Graduate Diploma of Music (Performance) and on completion of 4 trimesters, students may exit with a Master of Music (Performance).
PRINCIPAL STUDY: All students receive 18 x individual, 1-hour lessons, on a chosen instrument or voice for every semester in the course.
ENSEMBLE: Demonstrate developed suite of professional collaborative skills to engage, direct and perform within a group. Through a range of instrumental and vocal combinations in a wide variety of genres, students will develop skills in improvisation, transcription, transposition, interpretation, sightreading, ensemble direction, accompaniment and rehearsal techniques.
ACADEMIC STUDIES: The study of musical scholarship suited to the diverse range of disciplines that make up the creative industries. These typically fall within the paradigms of critical inquiry research and practice-led research.
ELECTIVES: Relevant to singer-songwriters or any students who wish to learn two instruments, the unique Second Study at AMPA provides 18 x individual, 30-minute lessons every trimester. Or choose from electives to complement and refine your degrees such as Music Theatre, Music Industry, Studio Teaching, Recording, Production, Chart Writing and more. In stages 3 and 4 students transition to postgraduate research units to develop research, analytical and writing skills as well as critical thinking, creative...
The UWA Business School’s Master of Applied Finance is your path to a global finance career.
Covering a wide range of applied finance topics, this specialized master’s course leads to careers in corporate banking and finance, stock market trading, insurance, investment management and other areas of applied finance.
You will study under the guidance of experienced Finance professionals, including professors who have served on the Commonwealth Government Superannuation Roundtable, acted as expert witnesses in court cases, and developed an Equity Preference Index in partnership with Colonial First State.
About The Course
The Master of Applied Finance is a practical course designed both for graduates already working in the finance sector, as well as those with a non-finance background who wish to move into the finance area....
The two-year Master of Professional Accounting is suitable if you have an undergraduate degree without an accounting major. This degree helps you develop your understandi
The two-year Master of Professional Accounting is suitable if you have an undergraduate degree without an accounting major. This degree helps you develop your understanding of accounting, economics, management and related areas. It is a suitable course for people interested in changing their career paths or broadening the options in their existing field in, for example, engineering, medicine, science or the arts.
We are partnered with CPA, ICAA, and the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative and is a signatory to the United Nations' Principles of Responsible Management Education. These partnerships, education and research commitments ensure we offer a highly regarded, global perspective on business and finance....
If you are an engineering graduate looking to gain an advanced qualification in your field, then you really can’t go past our master’s degree.
University of Canberra has an array of Scholarships Available for International Students.
Engineer your own career advancement
If you are an engineering graduate looking to gain an advanced qualification in your field, then you really can’t go past our master’s degree. With a strong emphasis on Work Integrated Learning (WIL) and real-world problem solving, you will undertake a major research project, allowing you to implement high-quality information systems.
Combining this with the course’s 12 weeks of practical work experience will provide you with the ability to meet the intricate demands of the information and telecommunications industries. You will graduate ready to impress in a senior position within your specialisation, whether you have chosen a network or software engineering path to follow....
The Master of Teaching (Secondary) qualifies graduates to apply an advanced body of knowledge in a range of contexts and with the professional capacities to be creatively
The Master of Teaching (Secondary) qualifies graduates to apply an advanced body of knowledge in a range of contexts and with the professional capacities to be creatively and innovatively responsive to the changing and challenging demands of being educators of learners in the secondary school years from Year 8 to Year 12.
UniSA is ranked in the World Top 150 for Education in the 2017 QS Subject Rankings.
The Master of Teaching is a two-year program at the University of South Australia. The Secondary specialisation can be completed in 18 months in an accelerated mode.
The Secondary specialisation is taught at Mawson Lakes campus.
Applicants require a three-year degree from a recognised tertiary institution and two learning areas in their undergraduate degree from the following learning areas: Arts (Dance, Drama, Music, Media Arts or Visual Arts), English, Mathematics, Health and Physical Education, Humanities and Social Sciences (History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship or Economics and Business), Languages, Design and Technology and Science. ...
The Master of Public Policy will give you a multi-disciplinary understanding of the role of government in economic activity and public policy decision making. The course
The Master of Public Policy will give you a multi-disciplinary understanding of the role of government in economic activity and public policy decision making. The course focuses on how government interacts with the economy and society. Topics include: economic growth, stability, taxation, infrastructure provision, regulation, health, defense, education, and social security. It integrates theory and practice to enhance knowledge and practical skills that enable you to respond proactively and strategically to public, economic, and social needs. You may choose to complete specializations in Economics or Public Administration and Governance or both.
About the course
With seminars led by scholars, the course is complemented with guest lectures from leading practitioners, and case studies that provide students with multiple opportunities to apply what they have learned to effectively address public, social, and economic issues....
You will develop technical and leadership capabilities to prepare you for challenging positions in business and government organisations. Our program produces ethically a
Take your career to the next level
Gain cutting-edge business IT knowledge and learn how to create successful business information systems solutions.
Why study business information technology?
You will develop technical and leadership capabilities to prepare you for challenging positions in business and government organisations. Our program produces ethically and socially responsible professionals ready to innovate and lead in the changing business IT environment.
Improve your skills
Through the combination of business and IT studies, this program is designed to produce ethically and socially responsible professionals who can draw on technical and leadership capabilities, effective communication skills, innovative professional practices, and strategic and organisational skills....
The Master of Building Surveying offers you the chance to increase your knowledge in the field of building surveying. You will study with world-class academics and experi
Completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree in a field cognate to the proposed degree (including but not limited to building surveying, construction/building, quantity surveying, architecture, civil/structural engineering); or
Completion of a Bond University Graduate Diploma of Building Surveying; or
A combination of qualifications deemed to be equivalent to any of the qualifications listed in the AIBS Scheme for Assistant Building Surveyor plus two years building surveying experience or six years’ experience in general building.
The Master of Building Surveying offers you the chance to increase your knowledge in the field of building surveying. You will study with world-class academics and experienced practitioners in one of Australia’s most environmentally friendly buildings. The program comprises two specialist subjects plus six shared core subjects. Completion of a further four postgraduate elective subjects, selected from the suite of programs offered by the Faculty of Society & Design will allow you to graduate with a Master of Building Surveying....
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is designed for students who want a career in the accounting profession and therefore the learning experience and knowledge ar
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is designed for students who want a career in the accounting profession and therefore the learning experience and knowledge areas are focused on the practice of accounting.
The course first introduces the fundamental principles of accounting, economics, and aspects of the economic system and then proceeds to the study of specific knowledge areas which are vital for accounting professionals. You will develop knowledge and skills to apply accounting principles in the preparation and interpretation of financial statements and, enable you to research current accounting issues. You will also have an understanding of the differences between accounting principles and taxation law and the tax implications of business activities. If you are interested in undertaking a two-year option, you can consider the Master of Professional Accounting Advanced....
Each of the Newcastle master’s programmes incorporates a special focus on the Asia-Pacific markets and their importance in the global business environment. These three ma
This valued partnership between Ipag Business School and the University of Newcastle enables students to pursue a double degree in one of three areas:
Master of Business,
Master of Marketing,
Master of Human Resource Management.
Each of the Newcastle master’s programmes incorporates a special focus on the Asia-Pacific markets and their importance in the global business environment. These three masters are designed for students who have graduated from a broad spectrum of business programmes and who wish to upgrade and update their knowledge and skills for the new global business world. Students will develop strategic management competencies in the main decision-making areas of their programme and examine new issues in the modern business environment....
The Master of Education (Special Education, Advanced) thoroughly prepares educators to support individuals with a range of special educational needs in mainstream classro
Build specialised skills to support individuals
The Master of Education (Special Education, Advanced) thoroughly prepares educators to support individuals with a range of special educational needs in mainstream classrooms and fills a much-needed gap in professional development for teachers in the field.
The Master of Education (Special Education, Advanced) takes a Design Thinking approach to analyse issues and challenges faced by persons with a range of additional learning needs. In particular, it focuses on problem-solving, informed by advanced theoretical knowledge, from a person first perspective.
The course highlights three distinct streams; all of which address the challenges and issues faced by mainstream teachers in 21st Century educational practice:...
In this accredited and prestigious program, you will gain skills and know-how in the latest and developing technologies in instrumentation, process control, and industria
The Engineering Institute of Technology is pleased to bring you the Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** program available both fully online and on-campus in Australia. Please read below for details about both delivery options.
In this accredited and prestigious program you will gain:
Skills and know-how in the latest and developing technologies in instrumentation, process control, and industrial automation
Practical guidance and feedback from industrial automation experts from around the world
Live knowledge from the extensive experience of expert instructors, rather than from just theoretical information gained from books
Credibility and respect as the local industrial automation expert in your firm
Global networking contacts in the industry
Improved career choices and income
A valuable and accredited Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** qualification
The degree can be tailored to suit your interests and can include astrophysical techniques, astrophysical, computing, planetary science, stellar astrophysics, galaxies, a
A two year postgraduate degree offered by The ANU College of Science.
Postgraduate students in astronomy and astrophysics at ANU receive an innovative education. You will have access to Australia’s largest optical observatory and to the Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre, which designs, builds and tests world-leading instrumentation for astronomy and space science. As a postgraduate student, you’ll be based at our Mount Stromlo Observatory, where our staff and students have made major contributions to astronomy, mapping the structure and formation of the Milky Way, discovering planets orbiting other stars, and discovering the accelerating expansion of the Universe. Our staff include winners of the Australian Prime Minister’s Prize for Science and the Nobel Prize....
The Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management is specifically designed to give you a competitive edge to work in leadership roles in a highly sought afte
Take the opportunity to build a career that enables you to travel and work in some of the most attractive destinations in the world.The Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management is specifically designed to give you a competitive edge to work in leadership roles in a highly sought after and diverse industry. This flexible course gives you foundational knowledge in business and tourism, including entrepreneurship and marketing, accounting and management, tourism planning, systems and contemporary hotel management. You will also have the opportunity to pursue your own topic of interest and gain applied research skills in an industry based project. Graduates will have opportunities across a range of tourism industry employers, from hotels to airlines, event management to destination marketing, or in their own tourism start-up.
Advance your accounting skills and business acumen into research, further learning or professional practice, with Melbourne Polytechnic’s Master of Professional and Pract
Advance your accounting skills and business acumen into research, further learning or professional practice, with Melbourne Polytechnic’s Master of Professional and Practising Accounting (MPPA).
Designed for progressive, hardworking, business-minded graduates and for those wanting to excel in the professional accounting field, the MPPA offers a plethora of employment opportunities, from working as an academic to a CFO, in any corner of the globe!
Keep up, move on and get ahead
The global business world is evolving at an ever-increasing rate. Companies want professionals who are able to identify trends and propose corporate adaptations that ensure financial and operational viability....