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Bachelor of Business


Bachelor of Business
CRICOS code: 074600G


Course Overview


Students in the Bachelor of Business develop the knowledge and ability to work as specialist business professionals in varied and changing business environments. The degree offers diverse core units in the first year before undertaking specialisation units, so that students have the flexibility to determine which business discipline they wish to pursue. The degree is designed to teach students the critical reasoning, communication and professional skills required in contemporary business settings. Students gain a broad understanding of business principles through the core units, and develop specialised skills in one or more business disciplines of their choice through the study of a single or double specialisation.


This course offers four specialisations:

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Information Systems
  • Accounting.

Students also have the opportunity to obtain double specialisations in Management and Information Systems or Marketing and Information Systems.


Quick Guide


Start dates and intakes:

  • Trimester 3: 13th November, 2017
  • Trimester 1: 12th March, 2018
  • Trimester 2: 9th July, 2018
  • Trimester 3: 5th November, 2018

Course duration: 6 trimesters (3 years standard duration with 2 compulsory trimesters in each year)
Study options: Full time on campus only.
Campus: Sydney and Melbourne
International applicants: Yes.




2017 Course fee: AUD $7,200 per trimester (Learn more about Fees)
AQF Level: Level 7
FEE HELP: FEE HELP available (Domestic students only) (Learn more about FEE-HELP)
Scholarships available: Yes
Study requirements: 4 units per trimester with a minimum of 8 units per year. Trimesters 1 and 2 are compulsory study periods for all continuing students.
Academic requirement: Successful completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent (including entry via recognised Entry Pathways)
English requirement: Only for International Applicants from non-English-speaking backgrounds.

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.0 or equivalent (with no individual band score of less than 5.5)

(Learn more about English Language Proficiency Requirements)
Entry pathways:

(Learn more about Course Credit and Articulation Arrangements)


  • Written assessments
  • Group projects
  • Oral presentations
  • Examinations


Course Structure:

The course consists of 24 units. Students can choose 1 of 4 specialisations or a double specialisation in either Management and Information Systems or Marketing and Information Systems.

Specialisation Core Units Specialisation Units Elective Units* Total Units for Completion**
Management 10 7 7 24
Marketing 10 7 7 24
Information Systems 10 7 7 24
Accounting 10 10 4 24
Double Specialisation 10 14 0 24

*Elective units can be chosen from any other area of specialisation.


Bachelor of Business – Unit Guide


  • BACT105 Business Accounting
  • BCOM101 Business Communication
  • BECO107 Business Economics
  • BLAW204 Business Law
  • BSTR301 Business Strategy
  • CRSE108 Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
  • MGTP102 Management Principles
  • MKTP103 Marketing Principles
  • OGBH201 Organisational Behaviour
  • QMTH104 Quantitative Methods
  • CCMT313 Cross Cultural Management
  • CNMT210 Change Management
  • ENTP205 Entrepreneurship
  • FINM202 Financial Management
  • HRMG203 Human Resource Management
  • ITMG306 International Management
  • LEMT305 Leadership for Managers
  • DBFN212 Database Fundamentals
  • DWIN309 Developing Web Information System
  • ENSN201 Enterprise Social Networks
  • ITBO201 IT for Business Organisations
  • PAQM321 Project and Quality Management
  • SYAD310 Systems Analysis & Design
  • WPDD202 Web Page Design and Development
  • CBEH209 Consumer Behaviour
  • IMCO211 Integrated Marketing Communications
  • IMKT 212 Internet Marketing
  • ITMK208 International Marketing
  • MARK210 Customer Relationship Management
  • MKMR303 Marketing Research
  • MKST304 Marketing Strategy
  • ACIS215 Accounting Information Systems
  • AFNR315 Advanced Financial Reporting
  • AUDT317 Auditing
  • BAVA320 Business Analysis and Valuation
  • CLAW314 Corporate Law
  • COAC216 Cost Accounting
  • COAC218 Corporate Accounting
  • FIAC214 Financial Accounting
  • FINM202 Financial Management
  • TLAW317 Taxation Law