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Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business
Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business

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  • Level:4-Year Double Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirement

English Requirements

  • IELTS (Academic Module),  Overall 6.0 No individual band below 6.0 

  • PTE Academic, 50 (no communicative skill less than 50)  

  • TOEFL iBT, 64 (no less than 13 in reading, 12 in listening, 18 in speaking, 21 in writing)

  • TOEFL iBT Home Edition Test^, 64 (no less than 13 in reading, 12 in listening, 18 in speaking, 21 in writing)

  • C1 Advanced*, 169, no band less than 169 

  • Common European Framework, B2

  • Linguaskill – General^, Overall score of 160–179 with no band less than 160

  • Duolingo English Test^, Overall score of 95 - 100

Other Requirements

  • Published Guaranteed ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank): 65

  • Australian Foundation (min overall %): 65%

  • International Baccalaureate IB Diploma – Standard Entry: 24

  • International Baccalaureate IB Diploma – Predicted Grade:26

Course Information

The Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business offers students a general understanding of contemporary social and cultural developments through a range of study areas, as well as a strong understanding of the business world. Students develop analytical, communication and research skills designed to facilitate their personal and professional development.

Drawing on the expertise of leading teachers, researchers and industry experts, the course allows students to design a degree to develop a unique range of interdisciplinary skills.

CRICOS code: 080215M

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Course structure

Successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts/ Bachelor of Business [2021] requires students to complete units of study to the value of 400 credit points. All units of study are valued at 12.5 credit points unless otherwise stated.

Core studies 

11 units (150 credit points)


  • Financial Information for Decision Making

  • Grand Challenges: Dystopian Present-Utopian Futures

  • Innovative Business Practice

  • Economics Principles

  • Introduction to Business Information Systems

  • Introduction to Management

  • Fundamentals of Marketing

  • Grand Challenges: Skills and Strategies for Social Change

  • Grand Challenges: Making a Difference *

  • Industry Consulting Project *

  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice *

*Outcome unit – completion demonstrates the attainment of course learning outcomes

Major for Bachelor of Arts [2021] 

8 units (100 credit points)

Choose a major:

Advertising, Cinema and Screen Studies, Creative Writing and Literature, Criminology, Digital Advertising Technology, Environmental Sustainability, Games and Interactivity, Global Studies, History, Indigenous Studies, Journalism, Media Industries, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations, Professional Writing and EditingSocial,  MediaSociology

Major for Bachelor of Business 

8 units (100 credit points)

Choose a major:

Accounting ,Business Administration, Business Analytics and Analysis, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Financial Planning, Human Resource Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Management, Marketing, Sports Management

Other studies

4 units (50 credit points)

Choose from a combination of the following course components to complete 50 credit points of other study. Students may also select elective units (12.5 credit points each).

+ Work Integrated Learning

+ Minors

+ Elective units

+ Signature Series

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates may wish to seek employment in a wide range of fields such as journalists, librarians, interpreters, sociologists, publishers, internet providers, marketers, writers, and in the games industry, particularly in areas focusing on interactive content creation, game design, interface design, rapid prototyping accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, financial planning, human resources, international business, management, marketing. Graduates may also be equipped to pursue a career in the broader media, digital media/multimedia and communications sectors. 

Graduates of the Digital Advertising Technology major will be eligible for membership of the Australasian Interactive Media Industry Association (AIMIA).

Graduates of the Journalism major will be eligible to apply for membership of the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA).

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year

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