Whether you want to focus your career in computer science with additional commercial skills, or you want a career in business with the added dimension of computer science skills, this double degree gives you the flexibility to design a degree to meet your needs.
The Commerce component provides you with a fundamental understanding of general business principles and allows you to develop specialist knowledge in a business area of your choice. With more than 10 majors to choose from ranging from accounting to human resource management you can design a degree to suit your interests and career goals.
Computer Science is the study of the design, construction and use of computer systems. The degree focuses on comprehension of the basic principles behind computing tools, operating systems, compilers and translators, and computer hardware. There are more than seven Computer Science majors to choose from, including artificial intelligence, computer game design, database systems, e-commerce, embedded systems, networks, programming languages and security.
Why choose this degree?
This degree will allow you to leverage your technological and business skills to pursue a career in a wide range of industries, from automotive to computer games to financial services to robots.Â
Who should choose this degree?
Students seeking a career in the seeking a career in the information and communication technology (ICT) industry who want to complement computer science studies with a solid foundation in business.
- Business Analytics
- Business Economics
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Financial Economics
- Human Resource Management
- Information Systems and Information Technology
- International Business
- Real Estate Studies
Degree StructureDegree Handbook
- Business analyst
- Business intelligence officer
- Economist* Enterprise architect
- Information officer
- Management consultant
- Network security officer
- Software development manager
UNSW Business School's Career Accelerator portfolio offers students exclusive access to a suite of for-credit, co-curricular and business experience opportunities to kick start your career.
Accreditation / Professional Recognition
Depending on course selection, you may meet the education requirement of various professional bodies including Australian Computer Society (Information Systems), Australian Human Resources Institute (Human Resource Management), Australian Securities and Investment Commission (RG-146) (Finance), CPA Australia (Accounting), Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (Accounting) and Institute of Public Accountants (Accounting).
Mathematics Advanced. For Bachelor of Advanced Science: Chemistry plus one or more of Biology, Earth and Environmental Science, Physics, Mathematics Extension 1 (depending on chosen area of study)