Course Credits

If you have previously studied or worked in the field that your course relates to, you may be eligible to receive a subject exemption that can potentially shorten the length of your APM degree or diploma.

Each application is assessed individually and your experience must match the learning outcomes of the subject/s covered in your course.

You must be able to:

  • Provide certified documents and transcripts from recognised higher education institutions and/or,
  • Show examples of relevant work experience such as project management documents, marketing plans, presentations, signed references etc.
  • Demonstrate evidence of key outcomes being met
  • Attend an interview (face or phone) to discuss your experience and demonstrate your knowledge in the area.

Course Upgrades and Pathways to a Degree at APM

Are you looking to build your career? If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. We offer guaranteed credit for the qualifications below. If you have completed another qualification, we will review this carefully to ensure we provide you with credit towards our degrees whenever appropriate.

Contact us for more information on upgrades and pathways and to apply.

We offer guaranteed credit for the following qualifications:

Training package and qualification Institution this qualification was awarded… You may upgrade to this course Subjects credited Credit points Subjects remaining
Any Advanced Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business 12 120 12
Any Advanced Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Event Management) 12 120 12
Any Advanced Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Public Relations) 12 120 12
Any Advanced Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Marketing) 12 120 12
Any Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business 8 80 16
Any Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Event Management) 8 80 16
Any Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Public Relations) 8 80 16
Any Diploma from the BSB or SIT Training Package. Any Bachelor of Business (Marketing) 8 80 16

Please note: standard entry requirements still apply. Please check these on our web site or contact us for more information, and read our credit policy.

For more information call 1300 880 610

APM recognises study previously undertaken which may result in subject exemptions

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