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Duration5 years full-time.5 years full-time.
Mode of deliveryFace to Face
Start datesSemester 1 (21 Feb 2022), Semester 1 (21 Feb 2022),
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English proficiencyIELTS overall minimum - 7.0, IELTS section minimum - 6.0 Find out more about IELTS.
CRICOS CodeCRICOS code: 032796E
Program Code40036
Selection Rank
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96.93 (Median SR)
Entry requirements

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.

For additional information about this degree you can refer to the pages for the corresponding single degrees:
Bachelor of Business, and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Combined

Program handbook

Description

Within the combined degree program, students study a combination of Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) courses over a period of five years full-time. On completion of the first three years students will have completed all the courses required for the Bachelor of Business degree. In the final two years of the combined degree program students complete the requirements for the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and may enrol in these two years on a less than full time basis.

Students completing this combined degree program become specialists in Business and meet the academic requirements to practice law in NSW. However, students wishing to practice law must also complete postgraduate professional training approved by the Legal Profession Admission Board. Alternatively, students completing this degree may apply for entry to the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) /Diploma of Legal Practice Program - see separate handbook entry - which allows immediate admission to legal practice on graduation.

Commencement in this program is only available in Semester 1. Due to timetabling issues this program is not available for a Semester 2 commencement.


Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • Communicate effectively (a) orally and/or (b) in writing

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Program code40036
AQF level

Level 8 Bachelor Honours Degree

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Mode of delivery
  • Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 5 years full-time.
  • International students - 5 years full-time.
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Assumed knowledgeHSC Mathematics or equivalent
Term typeSemesters
Fees
  • International students - AUD31,315 (indicative annual fee, 2021)
    Indicative annual fees are based on a full year full time load (80 units) Find out more about fees
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CRICOS Code032796E

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Admission information

Admission requirements

There are a number of ways to gain entry to the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) program at the University of Newcastle. Students may be considered for admission on the basis of:

1. NSW HSC or equivalent - irrespective of age of qualification;

2. Completed or partly completed higher education studies;

3. TAFE qualifications;

4. Overseas qualifications equivalent to Australian studies (International);

5 A University approved special admission adjustment factor scheme:

  • Educational Access Scheme (EAS); and
  • Regional and Rural Adjustment Scheme.

6. A University approved special admission scheme:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Admission Scheme;
  • Elite Athletes Admission Scheme;
  • Special Circumstances Admission Scheme; and
  • Guaranteed Entry Admission Scheme.

Students must comply with the University of Newcastle's English language proficiency requirements.

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

400 units

Program duration

5 years full-time.

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 Laws (Honours) is undertaken over five years of full-time study. The combined degree program involves completion of 160 units of courses from the Bachelor of Business and 240 units of LAWS courses from the Bachelor of Laws (Honours).

To meet the requirements of the Bachelor of Business you must complete 160 units, including 60 units of Core Business Courses, a major sequence of study and up to 40 units of elective courses. Please refer to the Program Description for the Bachelor of Business for further details on course requirements within each Major Sequence. Please note combined Law students receive an exemption for LEGL1001 in the Business degree.

Students studying the Human Resource Management major must choose LAWS6024 Employment Law rather than LEGL3111.

Credit towards the Bachelor of Business degree is granted for the 80 units of the Bachelor of Laws courses taken in the first three years, taking the total Bachelor of Business units to 240. On successful completion of the first three years of the combined degree program outlined above, you will have completed all the required courses for the Bachelor of Business degree.

To meet the requirements for the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree you must complete 240 units, including 160 units of Core Laws courses and 80 units directed Laws courses. Students studying the HRM cannot count LAWS6024 Employment Law as part of the 80 units of their LAWS directed courses. The final two years of the combined degree program comprises study in LAWS courses only.


Program plans

Download a program plan for further details on what you will study. Please refer to the program plan for the year that you commenced or transitioned into this program.


Transition arrangements

Changes to Law Core Courses - 2020

From 2020, the following Law core courses have been replaced as listed below:

  • LAWS1001A and B replaced with LAWS1010 legal System and Method I and LAWS1020 Torts I
  • LAWS2001A and B replaced with LAWS2030 Criminal Law and Procedure and LAWS4001 Consitutional Law
  • LAWS3001A and B replaced with LAWS3040 Contracts I and LAWS3041 Contracts II

Politics Major - 2021

From 2021, the Governance, Policy and Political Economy major will be replaced with the Politics and International Relations major.

All students will transition from the Governance, Policy and Political Economy major to the Politics and International Relations major from Semester 1, 2021. All courses completed toward the Governance, Policy and Political Economy major will count toward the Politics and International Relations major. All students must complete the new compulsory course POLI3180 Policy, Politics and Government unless they have already completed POLI2180 Politics, Policy and Government.

Tourism Major - 2021

From 2021, the Tourism Management major will be discontinued and replaced with the Tourism and Event Management major.

Students who have completed 30 units or more toward the Tourism Management major by the end of 2020, will be given an opportunity to complete this major. These students will be advised to complete remaining compulsory courses by the end of 2021.

Students who have completed 20 units or less toward the Tourism Management major by the end of 2020, will be required to transition to the new Tourism and Event Management major in Semester 1, 2021.

Sports Management Major - 2021

The Sports Management major will be discontinued from 2021.

Students who have completed 20 units or more toward the Sports Management major by the end of 2020 will be given an opportunity to complete this major. These students will be advised to complete LEIS3001 Sports Leadership by the end of 2021, and the remaining compulsory courses by the end of 2022. Three of the remaining Compulsory courses will be replaced with new courses in 2021 as indicated below:

  • LEIS2000 Sports Operations Management replaced with LEIS2001 Event Operations Management
  • LEIS3000 Managing Events replaced with LEIS3003 Event Strategy and Leadership
  • LEIS2100 Volunteer Management replaced with LEIS3100 Volunteer Management

Students who have completed 10 units toward the Sports Management major by the end of 2020 will not be able to complete this major. These students may choose to complete the new Tourism and Event Management major from Semester 1, 2021.

Changes to Law Directed Courses - 2021

Some 5000 Level LAWS Directed courses have been replaced with 6000 Level LAWS Directed courses in 2021. All 5000 and 6000 Level LAWS Directed courses completed prior to 2021 will continue to count toward completion of the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) program.


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 - Business

Complete all core courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ACFI1001Accounting for Decision Makers
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
10 units
ACFI1003Introduction to Finance
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ECON1001Microeconomics for Business Decisions
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MKTG1001Foundations of Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT1001Introduction to Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UNCIE)
10 units
STAT1060Business Decision Making
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Core Courses - Law

Complete all core courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LAWS1010Legal System and Method I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS1011Legal System and Method II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS1020Torts I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS1021Torts II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS2030Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS3040Contracts I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS3041Contracts II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4001Constitutional Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4002Administrative Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4003Civil Dispute Resolution
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4004Evidence
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4005Company Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4007Professional Conduct
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4010Equity and Trusts
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4011Property
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS4012Public International Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Directed Courses - Law

Choose 80 units from the following directed courses across Years 4 and 5

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LAWS5010Environmental Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LAWS5016Law Review
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS5017Legal HistoryNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5028Competitive MootingNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5032Alternative Dispute ResolutionNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5033Native Title Law and PracticeNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5034Crime and Australian SocietyNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5036International Clinical Legal ExternshipNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5039Internet Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LAWS5040Financial Services RegulationNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5041Mining LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS5043International Study ExperienceNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6016Taxation LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6017Family Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6018Commercial LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6019International Human Rights Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6021Advanced Criminal LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6023Jurisprudence
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6024Employment Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LAWS6029Social Justice/Public Interest ClinicNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6035Competition Law and PolicyNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6037International Environment Law and Policy
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6038Law and Economics of Climate ChangeNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6043Advanced Legal Research Project
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LAWS6050Commercial Dispute Resolution
  • Winter - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6085International Trade LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6086Intellectual Property LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6091Special Interest Topic
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6094Indigenous Peoples, Issues and the LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6095Law and ReligionNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6096Child LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6098Equal Opportunity LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6099Sport and the Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6100Workplace Health and Safety LawNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6103International Arbitration
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LAWS6106Advanced Communication SkillsNot currently offered10 units
LAWS6116Legal Innovation and DesignNot currently offered10 units

Entrepreneurship & Innovation Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete all compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of this major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT1002Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT2002Business Venturing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT2007Ideation in Enterprise
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
10 units
MNGT3016Innovation and Entrepreneurial Strategy
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses (2000 Level)

Choose 10 units from the following 2000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT2004Managing Innovation
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT2006Decision Making under Uncertainty
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses (3000 Level)

Choose 20 units from the following 3000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT3002Knowledge Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT3007Social Entrepreneurship
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units
MNGT3008Advanced Innovation Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT3009Business Development and Growth
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units

Politics and International Relations Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of the major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
POLI2203International Political Economy and Global Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3180Politics, Policy and Government
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
2000 Level Directed Courses

Choose 10 units from the following 2000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
POLI2001Ideas in Political Science
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
3000 Level Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the following 3000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3002Power and the State
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3150Issues in International Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units
POLI3203Democracy in the 21st Century: Local Power, Policy and Participatory Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
1000 Level Directed Courses

Choose 10 units from the following 1000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
POLI1010Australian Politics and Government
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI1020Introduction to Politics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Human Resource Management Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of this major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
IRHR1002Dynamics of People and Work in Organisations
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR2010Introduction to Industrial Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR2270Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3000Applied Human Resource Management and Employment Relations
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LAWS6024Employment Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 20 units from the following directed courses Note: Students can only choose one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in Business
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
BUSN3500International Work Placement in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
IRHR3035Managing Diversity
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3040Negotiation and Advocacy
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3510Human Resource Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3540International Human Resource Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

International Business Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of the major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
IBUS1000Managing International Business Risk
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
IBUS2001Cross-Cultural Management and Negotiations
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
10 units
IBUS2003International Trade Logistics
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
IBUS3000International Business Strategy
  • Summer 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the following directed courses Note: Students can only choose one of BUSN3002, BUSN3500 or BUSN3600

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ACFI3140International Finance
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
BUSN3500International Work Placement in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
BUSN3600International Study ExperienceNot currently offered10 units
ECON3003Global Trade and Finance
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
IRHR3540International Human Resource Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG3060International Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units

Leadership & Management Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete all core courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT2005Leadership and Ethics
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT3011Leading Organisational Change
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT3012Strategic Business Management
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units
Directed Courses (2000 Level)

Choose 10 units from the following 2000 level directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT2002Business Venturing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT2006Decision Making under Uncertainty
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (BINUSUNI)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses (3000 Level)

Choose 20 units from the following 3000 level directed courses Note: Students can only choose one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in Business
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
BUSN3500International Work Placement in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
MNGT3002Knowledge Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT3008Advanced Innovation Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT3009Business Development and Growth
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units

Marketing Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of this major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MKTG2010Marketing Research
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG2101Consumer Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
MKTG3000Strategic Marketing Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the following directed courses Note: Student may only choose one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in Business
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UTCC)
10 units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
BUSN3500International Work Placement in BusinessNot currently offered10 units
MKTG3002Digital and Social Media Marketing
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG3003Creating and Managing Brands
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG3004Advertising and Marketing Communications Strategy
  • Summer 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG3040Services Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
MKTG3060International Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Tourism and Event Management Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete all compulsory courses for the major

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LEIS1000Leisure Behaviour and Organisation
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR2003Global Tourism Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LEIS3003Event Strategy and Leadership
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR3003Destination Management and Marketing
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
2000 Level Directed Courses

Choose 10 units from the 2000 level directed courses below

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LEIS2001Event Operations Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR2001Tourism and Cultural Heritage
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
3000 Level Directed Courses

Choose 20 units from the 3000 level directed courses below

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LEIS3100Volunteer Management
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
TOUR3004Specialised Sectors of the Tourism Industry
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Honours

Honours is embedded in the Law component of this program. All students who successfully complete the program will graduate with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours). Students who excel in their studies will have access to graded Honours, which will be calculated according to the University's policy. The policy is available at: http://www.newcastle.edu.au/policy/000990.html . See Program Convenor for further information regarding eligibility for Graded Honours.

Honours in Business is available to students as a separate program with a duration of one year full time (or part time equivalent) to those who meet the entry requirements. For more information about Honours please follow the link below:

http://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-business-honours/why-study-with-us


Additional information

Through the Pathways and Academic Learning Support Centre, students can access a free suite of NUPrep preparation courses as well as Academic Learning Support.

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.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.