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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.

Program handbook

Description

The Bachelor of Business is a three year full-time (or equivalent part-time) program which starts with broad core courses and then progresses to one of the seven major sequences of study offered in the degree:

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation;
  • Politics and International Relations;
  • Human Resource Management;
  • International Business;
  • Leadership and Management;
  • Marketing;
  • Tourism and Event Management.

The program has a practical orientation, with students learning from case studies of real business situations.

All majors are available for study at Newcastle City. Majors offered at Ourimbah are Human Resource Management, Leadership and Management, and Marketing.


Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Effective skills to work independently and in teams.
  • Critical thinking and analytical problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of theories, models and concepts relevant to Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Politics and International Relations; Human Resource Management; International Business; Leadership and Management; Marketing; or Tourism and Event Management.
  • Proficiency in the utilisation of information and technology in business.
  • Business skills that incorporate understanding of ethical, economic, regulatory and global perspectives.

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Program code40027
AQF level

Level 7 Bachelor Degree

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  • Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 3 years full-time.
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  • International students - AUD30,720 (indicative annual fee, 2021)
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Admission information

Admission requirements

Admission to this program is available to Australian students, residents and international students. Admission information for Australian students and residents is available from http://www.newcastle.edu.au/future-students. Admission information for international students can be found at http://www.newcastle.edu.au/international/study-with-us/how-to-apply. 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.


Professional recognition

Australian Human Resources Institute

The Bachelor of Business (HRM major) is accredited by the Australian Human Resource Management Institute (AHRI). 

Australian Marketing Institute

The Bachelor of Business (Marketing major) is accredited by the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI).


Academic requirements for program completion

Total units required

240 units

Program duration

3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 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

To complete the degree, students must pass courses totalling 240 units (generally made up of 24 courses worth 10 units each). The academic program has three distinct components: core courses, a major sequence and elective courses.

To satisfy the requirements for the Bachelor of Business degree program you must complete:

  • A total of, but no more than, 240 units (generally made up of 24 courses worth 10 units each)
  • No more than 100 units at the 1000 (first year) level
  • Between 40 and 100 units at the 2000 (second year) level and 3000 (third year) level
  • The Core Bachelor of Business courses must be completed by all students and consists of seventy (70) units of prescribed courses. All core courses are at the first year (1000) level.
  • The Compulsory and Directed courses for at least one major sequence.
  • The remaining units (electives) can be chosen from any discipline area within the University. You may utilise your electives to undertake a double major. You must ensure that each major has 60 units of unique courses.

Some core courses count towards specific majors as listed below.

  • LEGL1001 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Politics and International Relations; Leadership and Management majors.
  • MNGT1001 - Human Resource Management; International Business; Leadership and Management; Marketing; and Tourism and Event Management majors.
  • MKTG1001 - Marketing major.

Please note that some courses within the major sequences may require additional assumed knowledge and requisites other than the compulsory courses in the major.

Students may study 40 units of courses which comprise a minor (see additional document at: http://www.newcastle.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/335442/Bachelor-of-Business-Minor-Areas-of-Study.pdf .) When you have successfully completed your program, your transcript and testamur will specify completed major/s but will not specify completed minors.


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.

Additional documents


Transition arrangements

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.


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

Students must 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)
10 units
ACFI1003Introduction to Finance
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • 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 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
LEGL1001Foundations of Law
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MKTG1001Foundations of Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • 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
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
STAT1060Business Decision Making
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following 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 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)
10 units
MNGT3016Innovation and Entrepreneurial Strategy
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses (2000 Level)

Choose 10 units from the following directed courses

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

Choose 20 units from the following 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)
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)
10 units

Politics and International Relations Major

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfill the requirements of this 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 (Callaghan)
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
LEGL3111Employment Law
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses

Complete 20 units from the following directed courses. Note: Students can only count one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500 towards the major. They may choose the other course as an elective.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in BusinessNot currently offered10 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 this 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 1 - 2021 (UTCC)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
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)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the following directed courses. Note: Students can only count one of BUSN3002, BUSN3500 or BUSN3600 towards the major. They may choose the other course as an elective.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ACFI3140International Finance
  • 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 and Management Major

Compulsory Courses

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

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT2005Leadership and Ethics
  • 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
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)
10 units
Directed Courses (2000 Level)

Choose 10 units from the following directed courses

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
MNGT2002Business Venturing
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • 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 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses (3000 Level)

Choose 20 units from the following directed courses. Note: Students can only count one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500 towards the major. They may choose the other course as an elective.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in BusinessNot currently offered10 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)
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 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
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

Complete 30 units from the following directed courses. Note: Students can only count one of BUSN3001, BUSN3002 or BUSN3500 towards the major. They may choose the other course as an elective.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
BUSN3001Project in BusinessNot currently offered10 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

Suggested electives

Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them. However, the Faculty suggests the following course options that may complement your program or major.

A full list of courses that are available to study as an elective can be found in the course handbook.

CodeTitleUnits
CHIN2500Practical Business Chinese10 units
ECON1002Macroeconomics in the Global Economy10 units
ESLA2000Academic English for International Students10 units
INFO1010Introduction to Information Systems10 units
INFT2150Business Analysis10 units

Honours

Honours 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


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.