The University of Newcastle, Australia
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Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.

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Start dates
  • First intake in 2021
Mode of delivery

Face to Face

Duration

4 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 10 years maximum.

Start dates
  • First intake in 2021
English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.0
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

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Duration

4 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Face to Face

Program code: 40264
CRICOS code: 102642F

For additional information about this degree you can refer to the pages for the corresponding single degrees:
Bachelor of Business, and Bachelor of Business Analytics

Program handbook

Description

This combined degree program provides students with the opportunity to increase the depth and breadth of their study in relevant disciplines within Business and Business Analytics whilst completing two awards over four years of full-time study or part-time equivalent.

A combined degree program enhances the academic and professional qualities gained in each separate degree. At the same time, it recognises the increasing need for students to graduate with multidisciplinary skills.

Students should refer to the separate program handbook entries for specific information about the programs:


Details

Information correct as at22 Oct 2020 2:47 pm
Program code40264
Locations and UAC codes
Mode of delivery
  • Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 4 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 4 years full-time.
Selection Rank
LocationSelection RankMedian

This program is new for 2020, there is currently no commencing student profile available.

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Term typeSemesters
Fees
    Managing faculty
    1. Faculty of Business and Law
    Contributing schools
    1. Newcastle Law School
    2. Newcastle Business School
    3. School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
    Relevant University rules and policies
    CRICOS Code102642F

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    Admission information

    Admission requirements

    Admission to this program is available to Australian students and residents. Admission information for Australian students and residents is available from https://www.newcastle.edu.au/study. During the admission process adjustment factors may be applied to your Selection Rank. Please visit our website to see if you are eligible.

    Minimum English language proficiency requirements

    All Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the University’s English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy here.


    Credit transfer

    If you wish to apply for credit for studies completed at another institution, or if you are changing programs within the University and wish to transfer your credit to the new program, visit the University's credit website for more information on applying for credit.


    Academic requirements for program completion

    Total units required

    320 units

    Program duration

    4 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 10 years maximum.

    International students studying this program on campus are required to enrol full time to comply with their student visa requirements and complete their study in the standard minimum program duration. International students requiring enrolment advice should review the program plan corresponding to the semester and year of commencement and can contact their Program Advisor at ProgramAdvice@newcastle.edu.au

    Program requirements

    The Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business Analytics requires students to complete 320 units as follows:

    • 150 units of Core courses
    • 10 units of Directed courses
    • One Bachelor of Business Major (60 or 70 units depending on the chosen major)
    • 90 or 100 units of Electives (depending on the number of units required for the chosen Bachelor of Business major)

    Students should refer to the separate program handbook entries for specific information about the programs. Bachelor of Business: https://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-business/handbook  

    Bachelor of Commerce: https://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-commerce/handbook

    Students should refer to the individual program structures for the Bachelor of Business (http://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-business/handbook) and Bachelor of Business Analytics (http://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-business-analytics/handbook) for information regarding the majors in each program, accreditation requirements and transition arrangements.


    Program structure

    Students are advised to read their program handbook information in conjunction with the program plans for course sequence/enrolment advice. Please refer to the Program Plan for the year that you commenced, or transitioned into, this program - Program Plans are available above.

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    Core Courses

    Complete all core courses

    CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
    ACFI1001Accounting for Decision Makers
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    ACFI1003Introduction to Finance
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    BUSA1001Introduction to Business Information SystemsNot currently offered10 units
    ECON1001Microeconomics for Business Decisions
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    LEGL1001Foundations of Law
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    MKTG1001Foundations of Marketing
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    MNGT1001Introduction to Management
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    STAT1060Business Decision Making
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    BUSA2001Big Data AnalyticsNot currently offered10 units
    BUSA2002Data Visualisation for Decision Makers in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
    STAT2020Predictive Analytics
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Callaghan)
    10 units
    BUSA3001Artificial Intelligence in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
    BUSA3002Business Intelligence and Data ManagementNot currently offered10 units
    BUSA3003Business Process ModellingNot currently offered10 units
    BUSA3004Business Analytics in PracticeNot currently offered10 units

    Directed Courses

    Complete 10 units from the Directed Course list below

    CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
    ACFI1002Accounting Practice
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    ECON1002Macroeconomics in the Global Economy
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    IBUS1000Managing International Business Risk
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 1 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    10 units
    IRHR1002Dynamics of People and Work in Organisations
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    LEIS1000Leisure Behaviour and Organisation
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units
    MNGT1002Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    • Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Central Coast)
    • Semester 2 - 2020 (Newcastle City Precinct)
    10 units

    Additional information

    All students can access free academic skills and support provided by Academic Learning Support through the Pathways and Academic Learning Support Centre.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students can draw on the assistance and support provided by the Indigenous Student Support and Development service through The Wollotuka Institute.


    International students

    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 our International Students website to find out more about the support services available to international students.


    Additional support

    AccessAbility provides advice and reasonable adjustments to Students with a medical or health condition or disability. If you require adjustments to undertake your program, contact the Student Support Advisors - AccessAbility before semester or early in the semester. They will work with the Faculty or School to ensure that this happens 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 medical condition or disability on their ability to complete course requirements. More information is available online.