Queensland University of Technology

Bachelor of Business

QTAC Code and Campus 1st Year Contribution Duration Sem 1 2011
OP/Rank
Sem 1 2012
OP/Rank
Start Month Major Offer Round
413021 Gardens PointCSP /$94263F or 6P10/8111/78
Feb 2013
Jul 2013
17 Jan 2013
6 Jun 2013
463021 CabooltureCSP /$94263F or 6Pr14/7115/69
Feb 2013
Jul 2013
17 Jan 2013
6 Jun 2013

Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA); and for accountancy, economics, finance, and marketing majors - Maths A, B or C (4,SA)

Primary fields: B or C
Secondary fields: B or C

QTAC Code and Campus 1st Year Contribution Duration Sem 1 2011
OP/Rank
Sem 1 2012
OP/Rank
Start Month Major Offer Round
Dean's Honours Program
413222 Gardens PointCSP /$12,6964F2/972/98
Feb 2013
17 Jan 2013

Prerequisites: Must be a current Year 12 student or a student returning from a gap year who completed their Year 12 education in Australia

Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA); and for accountancy, economics, finance, and marketing majors - Maths A, B or C (4,SA)

Additional entry information: The QUT OP Guarantee does not apply to the dean's honours program.

Program outline: Through core units, students gain a broad introduction to the principles of business. Students can choose a major that provides them with in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience, equipping them with professional skills in their discipline of choice. Combined with a set of complementary study options, this course gives students the flexibility to design a degree to suit their own interests and aspirations. For more course information, visit: www.qut.edu.au/study/courses/bachelor-of-business. The Dean's Honours Program: allows high-achieving students to complete the Bachelor of Business and honours in four years. The honours degree enables students to integrate the practical and conceptual knowledge gained through the degree. Dean's Honours domestic students will be awarded a scholarship of $20,000 paid over the three-year program. Students must maintain a grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 throughout their studies to retain the scholarship. For more course information, visit: www.qut.edu.au/study/courses/bachelor-of-business-deans-honours.

Majors: Gardens Point: accountancy; advertising; economics; finance; human resource management; international business; management, marketing; public relations. Second study areas include: business regulations; forensics; integrated marketing communication; international logistics; language. Caboolture: accountancy (February start only); management; marketing.

Career opportunities: Accountant, economist, human resource manager, manager, finance, advertising, marketing, public relations, international business.

Membership: This is dependent on major and, in some cases, the units taken. Accountancy major: associate membership of CPA Australia and enrolment in the CPA Program; meets academic requirements for enrolment in the Chartered Accountants Program of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia; associate membership with the National Institute of Accountants; associate membership of the Taxation Institute of Australia. Advertising: Advertising Federation of Australia; the Australian Association of National Advertisers; Media Federation of Australia; the Australian Direct Marketing Association. Economics: Economic Society of Australia. Finance: associate membership of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia; Australian financial professional training standard RG146 Tier 1 compliance, as administered by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Human resource management: Australian Human Resources Institute; Australian Institute of Management. International business: Australian Institute of Export; the Logistics Association of Australia; the Chartered Institute of Purchasing. Management: Australian Institute of Management. Marketing: Australian Marketing Institute; the Marketing Research Society of Australia; the Australian Institute of Management; the Australian Institute of Export. Public relations: Public Relations Institute of Australia.

Combined degrees: See entries for: B Behavioural Science (Psychology)/B Business; B Business/B Corporate Systems Management; B Business/B Creative Industries; B Business/B Engineering (Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical); B Business/B Fine Arts; B Business/B Games and Interactive Entertainment; B Business/B Information Technology; B Business/B Journalism; B Business/B Laws; B Business/B Mathematics; B Business/B Media and Communication; B Exercise and Movement Science/B Business; B Science/B Business.

Combined diplomas/degrees: See entry under TAFE Qld for: D Business/B Business. See entries under SBIT for: D Accounting/B Business (Accountancy); D Business/B Business; D Management/B Business; D Marketing/B Business; D Music Business/B Business.


rCaboolture campus part-time mode is not available by evening study. Students must complete their first year at Caboolture. Students who wish to study majors other than accountancy, marketing or management then transfer to Gardens Point.