At Griffith, we understand the importance of keeping your knowledge and skills up to date

Whether you’re motivated by career aspirations or a thirst for knowledge, we offer a vast range of professional development and corporate training courses, without the need to commit to an entire degree. Using our university educational resources, lecturers and facilities, these courses draw on the latest research and are taught using relevant industry examples with a strong practical focus. We can also help custom design short courses to suit your timeframe and budget.

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SHARKS, SHRIMP AND SEAGRASS: LESSONS TO INFORM PROTECTION OF COASTAL ECOSYSTEM

Sharks, shrimp and seagrass are all valued parts of our coastal ecosystems, but they are also at the centre of conflicts over how people use the coasts. In this talk, Dr Chris Brown from Griffith's Australian Rivers Institute discusses why we're failing to conserve coastal ecosystems through three examples of sharks, shrimp and seagrass.

Campus
Where
Live Web Stream
Start time
August 13, 2020, 4:00 pm
End time
August 13, 2020, 5:30 pm

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MBA Virtual Boardroom Lunch

Join MBA Director Associate Professor Stephanie Schleimer, Deputy Director Dr Mirela Malin and special guest speakers in our free and informal online conversational lunch for women in leadership and entrepreneurship.

Campus
Where
Online
Start time
August 18, 2020, 12:00 pm
End time
August 18, 2020, 1:30 pm

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Cybersecurity: A Global Responsibility Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the world into embracing transformations, presenting both challenges and opportunities for prosperity. An expanded world of internet enabled devices creates new vulnerabilities across the spectrum of users: individuals, businesses and even nations.

Join Associate Professor Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy, Muthu, as he discusses the fundamentals of cyber security and how evolving threats can be mitigated.

Campus
Where
Microsoft Teams Live Event
Start time
August 27, 2020, 4:00 pm
End time
August 27, 2020, 5:00 pm

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2020 Michael Whincop Memorial Lecture

The 2020 Michael Whincop Memorial Lecture will be held on Thursday 27 August 2020.

Campus
Where
Harry Gibbs Commonwealth Courts Building, Level 7, Court Room 1, 119 North Quay, Brisbane
Start time
August 27, 2020, 6:00 pm
End time
August 27, 2020, 8:00 pm
RSVP by
August 20, 2020, 12:00 am

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MBA For Life - Sydney

Join Griffith University MBA For Life Sydney colleagues in a night of networking and drinks.

Campus
Where
Sydney, location TBC
Start time
October 21, 2020, 6:00 pm
End time
October 21, 2020, 8:30 pm

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MBA For Life - Melbourne

Join Griffith University MBA For Life Melbourne colleagues in a night of networking and drinks.

Campus
Where
Melbourne, location TBC
Start time
October 22, 2020, 6:00 pm
End time
October 22, 2020, 8:30 pm

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POSTPONED - STEM Ambassador Conference/Showcase

POSTPONED - The STEM Ambassador Conference is the premiere event for Griffith Sciences STEM Ambassadors and their teachers.

This leadership conference gives STEM Ambassadors the opportunity to receive leadership training and plan their school's individual action plan and strategy. Held during World Science Festival, it inspires students to be STEM leaders on a world stage.
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Campus
Where
Parliament House, Brisbane
Start time
October 28, 2020, 9:00 am
End time
October 28, 2020, 3:00 pm
RSVP by
March 16, 2018, 12:00 am

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MBA For Life - Brisbane

Join Griffith University MBA For Life Brisbane colleagues in a night of networking and drinks.

Campus
Where
Brisbane, location TBC
Start time
November 26, 2020, 6:00 pm
End time
November 26, 2020, 8:30 pm

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2020 ANZSOC Conference

The 33rd Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology conference will be held at QT Gold Coast, Queensland, 8 - 10 December 2020.
For over three decades, the annual meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology has brought together leading researchers, policymakers, and practitioners to promote the study, understanding, and effective practices of criminology.

Campus
Gold Coast
Where
QT Hotel
Start time
December 8, 2020, 8:00 am
End time
December 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

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Success story: AMP

AMP has partnered with Griffith University to create an online Master of Financial Planning degree that combines theoretical coursework with practical, real-life experience as a financial advisor.

Professional Learning Hub Content Centre

Our Professional Learning Hub is committed to learning. We offer bite-sized pieces of professional learning that are designed to provide you with a range of content to inspire and fuel your career.

Masters of Business Administration

Like all MBAs, the Griffith MBA explores all of the business disciplines you would expect—accounting and reporting, economics, finance, people management, marketing, strategy and innovation. However, what makes our MBA different is that it's built on core values that are crucial to doing business in the 21st century: sustainable business practices, responsible leadership and an Asia-Pacific perspective. If you are looking to develop your critical thinking skills and identify new solutions that will improve the world around you, then the Griffith MBA is the right fit for you.

International business development short courses

Our International Business Development Unit hosts a range of professional development courses in areas such as human resources management and international relations. The Unit can also help design non-award short courses, drawing on its vast expertise.

Single Courses of Study

Not ready to study a whole degree; or looking for a pathway to study?

Single courses study are an excellent option allowing you to:

  • pursue a range of professional or personal interests
  • develop your skills and knowledge in a specialist area
  • meet accreditation requirements for registration with a professional body (Griffith does not assess qualifications for accreditation or registration purposes. Assessment of your current qualifications and eligibility must be undertaken by the related professional body.)
  • contribute to your vocational and personal development
  • take the first step to applying for an undergraduate or postgraduate program.

Professional training

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Creative short courses

Our Queensland College of Art offers a range of short courses across areas of fine art, film and television, design, photography and animation. Students of all skill levels and experience are welcome, with courses available from beginner to advanced level.

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Music short courses

Our Queensland Conservatorium runs professional development short courses for music teachers, as well as music lessons for adult beginners, through its Open Conservatorium initiative.

Find out more about Open Conservatorium

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