Bachelor of Business (Honours)
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Program Award Rules and Schedules
Mode of delivery
Face to face on campus.
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Honours programs in Management, Marketing, Human Resource Management, International Business, Supply Chain Management and Tourism are available. Potential Honours students should consult with the School of Business and Management towards the end of the semester prior to that in which they intend to enrol. Further information is available at: www.newcastle.edu.au/school/newc-business/programs/
With increasing competition for work in the business sector, students who graduate with an Honours degree have a distinct advantage. Career choices include business management, retail management, advertising and promotions management, human resource management, industrial relations, marketing, small and medium enterprise management, tourism and hospitality management, foreign economic relations, international trade, international marketing and investments, logistics, and supply chain management.
Applicants must have successfully completed the Bachelor of Business or equivalent program with a credit grade average to apply for entry.
Honours may be awarded at the following levels:
Class II, Division 1
Class II, Division 2
International students must comply with the University of Newcastle's English language proficiency requirements. All International students enrolled in the program will be provided with an orientation to familiarise them with the rules, expectations, facilities and services offered by the University. Please visit http://www.newcastle.edu.au/students/international/student-support/ to find out more about the support services available to international students.
Student with disabilities who require reasonable adjustments to undertake their program should contact the Disability support Service before semester or early in the semester. Some adjustments need up to 4 weeks lead time to organise, so it is imperative that early contact is made. The Disability Support Service and relevant Faculty and School officers will work together to ensure reasonable adjustments are provided in a timely manner. Please note: All students must fulfil the inherent requirements of the programs and courses they are undertaking. While reasonable adjustments can be made, these adjustments cannot compromise academic integrity. It is the student's responsibility to check all the requirements of courses, and consider the effects of any medial condition or disability on their ability to complete course requirements. Please visit http://www.newcastle.edu.au/service/disability/ for more information.
This program requires the successful completion of 80 units of Approved Courses: 20 units of Research Methods, 40 units of Research Thesis and 20 units of theory relevant to: Human Resource Management, Marketing, Management, International Business, Supply Chain Management or Tourism.
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|Complete the following core courses to fulfil the requirements of this program.|
|BUSN4100||Business Research Methods||20 units|
|BUSN4200||Research Thesis 1||20 units|
|BUSN4300||Research Thesis 2||20 units|
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|Choose 20 units from one of the discipline specific courses.|
|IBUS4000||Theory in International Business||20 units|
|IRHR4000||Theory in Human Resource Management||20 units|
|MKTG4000||Theory in Marketing||20 units|
|MNGT4000||Theory in Management||20 units|
|TOUR4000||Theory in Tourism||20 units|