Bachelor of Business
THE WELL GROUNDED GRADUATE
Get a head start in your career through this Business course. In just two years, you gain a broad understanding of the domestic and international business environment, the skills to start working immediately after graduation, and a university-equivalent industry-respected qualification. The only degree of its kind offering 200 hours of practical work placement, you graduate with invaluable work experience – and a serious competitive advantage.
|Qualification||Bachelor of Business|
|Course Length||2 years full-time or 4 years part-time (including internship)|
|Finance Options||FEE-HELP and flexible payment options available|
|Delivery Method||On campus in Sydney & Brisbane and by distance education (online)|
|Start Dates||Trimester start dates – speak to your consultant for upcoming start dates|
|Prerequisites||Mature age students: relevant academic and work experience
School leavers: minimum ATAR of 63.4
|Assessment||Practical assignments and written examinations|
GAIN APPLICABLE BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
The Bachelor of Business provides a broad range of electives in marketing, public relations,events and advertising so that you can study your area of interest. Combining core business knowledge and skills with a range of electives provides varied career options and paths.
Graduates who seek employment with national or international companies will find opportunities in both Australia and overseas.
Similarly, this degree provides owners or managers of SME’s (small or medium sized enterprises) with the knowledge and skills to drive their business in competitive markets. Upon graduation, these managers/owners will be able to strategically position their companies and business systems so as to build a competitive advantage.
LOCATION, STUDY TIME AND START DATES
This course is delivered in Sydney & Brisbane, and can be completed in two years of full-time study – compared to the usual three or four years at university. Graduate and start earning sooner than your university counterparts.
You can also complete this course in four years of part-time study.
Alternatively, you may complete some or all of this course via distance education (online) – allowing you the flexibility to study when and where you want.
Classes are kept small, with a maximum of 35 students; to ensure that you get individual attention when you need it. Training is as interactive as possible. Frequent discussions, group work and study groups help you get the most out of your studies.
There are three start dates a year for this course. Contact your consultant now for upcomingstart dates and lecture times.
CAREER ADVANTAGE THROUGH INTERNSHIPS
Through the Internship Program, you gain 200 hours of professional work experience during your course. With over 300 organisations to select from, you have an excellent opportunity to experience life working in your industry and company of choice.
Because course graduates are so highly regarded, many internships lead to permanent employment – so you could graduate with a job waiting for you.
LECTURERS AND ACADEMIC STAFF
This course features lecturers who are industry practitioners. These staff are not only educated and qualified in their chosen field, but have complemented this with industry and corporate experience. Students not only learn the theory but get to experience their application in the real world.
The Bachelor of Business covers the following course modules:
MGT101 Management Principles and Practices
ACC101 Fundamentals of Management Accounting and Business Finance
ECO101 Economics in a Business Environment
MKT101 Understanding Marketing
MKT102 Introduction to Consumer Behaviour
ACC201 Introduction to Applied Finance
STAT201 Introduction to Quantitative Methods
LAW201 Introduction to Business Law
IND201 Industry Engagement
MGT201 Human Resource Management
MGT202 Project Management
MGT301 Corporate Social Responsibility
MGT302 Strategic Management
IND301 Industry Placement
MGT303 Business Information Analysis
The Bachelor of Business allows you to choose among all of the electives that the college offers to compliment the core subjects shown here. At each course level you will have three electives to fill with the course of your choosing. You are reminded to take into consideration the pre-requisite course for the 200 and 300 level subjects. The electives are as follows:
HOS203 Resort and spa management
HOS204 Entertainment and leisure management
MGT102 Introduction to hospitality, tourism and events
PRN101 Understanding public relations
IND101 Industry practices
MGT201 Human resource management
MGT202 Project management
EVT201 Event management
EVT202 Creative thinking and innovation
EVT301 Events policy and strategy
EVT302 Event logistics and risk
EVT303 Commercial modelling for events
EARLY EXIT QUALIFICATIONS
You can choose to exit this course with a Diploma of Business or an Advanced Diploma of Business qualification if you have completed a certain number of modules.