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Graduate Certificate in Digital Transformation

Accelerate your career with the practical and technical skills to lead and execute a successful digital transformation. Learn how to maximise your company's return on investment by redefining its people, processes, and technological capabilities. 


Please use plan code GC178O in the application system for this program. 
Applications close
16 Sep 2024
12 months (6 months accelerated)
Number of courses
Applications close
16 Sep 2024
12 months (6 months accelerated)
Number of courses

Program Overview

Program Overview

Digital transformation is becoming increasingly important for companies looking to respond to changing market conditions and technological disruption. It focuses on leveraging technology to reimagine organisational strategy, people, and processes to deliver improved customer and business outcomes. 

Ideal for mid-senior managers and consultants with some exposure to digital transformations, our project-based assessments mean you’ll create projects for real-world business scenarios. Gain job-ready skills and be able to make an immediate impact within your organisation. Never feel like you’re studying alone with support from world-class online facilitators who are the best and what they do. Being 100% online, get 24/7 on-demand access to the course content, ensuring you don’t have to reduce your work or compromise your lifestyle. Plus, you’ll graduate with a globally recognised postgraduate qualification.

What you'll learn

  • Develop digital, customer-first strategies  
  • Redesign business and operating models  
  • Identify digital transformation initiatives and assess return on investment  
  • Define the people, process and technology capabilities required to undertake transformation  
  • Understand how to successfully execute transformation   
  • Turn data and analytics into insights to drive decision making  
  • Build soft skills for modern businesses like digital leadership, culture change, and agile teamwork 


Program outcomes

  • Organisational assessment for your company 
  • Completed business model design 
  • Digital transformation strategy 
  • Business cultural analysis 
  • Recommendations report and enablers plan 
  • Digital transformation initiative roadmap 
  • Digital transformation business case 
  • Execution and evaluation plan 


While we have a suggested program structure below, the courses in this graduate certificate can be completed in any order.

Course overview

Learn more about our Graduate Certificate in Digital Transformation course in the video below.

Program structure

This course will enable you to identify opportunities for digital transformation and develop innovative and compelling strategies, aligned across business functions and customer experiences. The fundamentals of digital business and operating models will be taught, including the governance structures and systems that support these to successfully manage and deliver transformation.

You will learn about the impact of technology disruption on business models and industries, and how to leverage these technologies to create business value. Key theories and frameworks covered include business strategy, transformation measurement, governance and organisational theory.

Learning outcomes

  • Design new business and operating models to respond to digital disruption and transformation challenges
  • Construct an innovative digital transformation strategy with clearly articulated business benefits
  • Critically evaluate the organisational implications of digital transformation across business functions, processes and systems

Fee Summary

Admission Requirements

Learn with industry experts

Dr Aida Ghalebeigi,
Dr Aida Ghalebeigi,Program Manager, RMIT

Dr Aida Ghalebeigi is the Program Manager for online programs in the School of Accounting, Information Systems, and Supply Chain. Aida has taught and developed courses online and face-to-face for both offshore and onshore programs, across undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In her research, she investigates gender equality in the workplaces,

Joyce Seitzinger
Joyce SeitzingerLearning Designer

With over 19 years' experience in learning design both domestically and internationally, Joyce has a passion for building dynamic, engaging and world-class learning experiences.

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Why choose RMIT Online

Get a world-class education and transform your career.

Real world skills

Develop skills that have been validated by industry, while getting credentialed by a world-leading university.

Industry connected

You'll gain knowledge and practical skills from renowned industry partners who are at the forefront of their field.

Flexible delivery

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Supported community

Be guided by a network of industry experts and peers, and supported by our dedicated success team.

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