Overview

The flexibility of the Commerce degree leads to a wide range of careers in business. With more than 10 business majors to choose from, you can design a degree to suit your interests and career goals. The degree provides you with a fundamental understanding of general business principles and allows you to develop specialist knowledge in a business area of your choice. Areas of study include accounting, business economics, business law, business strategy and economic management, finance, financial economics, human resource management, information systems, international business, management, marketing, real-estate studies and taxation.

Program Code

3502

UAC Code

424000

CRICOS Code

001919M

Total units of credit (UOC)

144

Campus

Kensington

Why choose this degree?

This highly regarded business qualification will open the door to a wide variety of careers and industries. With the flexibility to design a study program that suits your interests and career goals, you will gain a good understanding of the various aspects of business and develop specialist knowledge in a business area of your choice.

Who should choose this degree?

Students looking for a flexible business qualification with a wide range of study areas. You will learn the fundamentals of business before deciding on your study areas, with the opportunity to study two business majors in a single degree program.

Majors

  • Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Business Law
  • Business Strategy and Economic Management
  • Chinese Studies
  • Finance
  • Financial Economics
  • French Studies
  • German Studies
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Systems and Information Technology
  • International Business
  • Japanese Studies
  • Korean Studies
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate Studies
  • Spanish and Latin American Studies
  • Taxation

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

  • Accountant/auditor
  • Commercial manager
  • Economist
  • Financial adviser
  • Human resource consultant
  • International business development manager
  • Investment banker
  • Tax adviser

Accreditation / Professional Recogntion

Depending on your 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), ACCA (Accounting) and Institute of Public Accountants (Accounting).

Assumed Knowledge

Mathematics

Entry requirements

2018 Lowest Rank

96.50

2019 Guaranteed Entry

97.00

2018 A Levels
2018 IB Diploma

38

2018 QLD OP

3

How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply.

For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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Fees

Annual Tuition Fee

$10,958*

Commonwealth Supported Place, Student Contribution Band 3

* The student contribution for a Commonwealth Supported Place is an indication only of the amount payable in Year 1 based on a standard full-time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). The actual student contribution you will pay depends on your individual program of study and the calendar year in which you enrol. Actual fees are calculated upon enrolment.

Student contribution amounts are subject to annual review by the University and will increase each year of your period of study (subject to caps determined by the Australian Government), effective at the start of each calendar year.

The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only – other fees and charges are not included.

Other information

You may be eligible to enrol in a separate year Honours program upon completion of this degree. Find out more.

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