Bachelor of Business
James Cook University - Online

Course outline

This course allows students to develop the knowledge and skills essential for conducting sustainable business in the tropics. The course includes foundation subjects in accounting, economics for sustainable business, business data analysis and interpretation, management concepts, contemporary business communications, managing consumer markets, and business law. In final year, students can work on a real project for an industry partner or as an intern within a business. JCU Offer Guarantee: JCU offers guaranteed admissions to most courses if a minimum ATAR is achieved. Learn more here: Guaranteed Admission at JCU. For most current course information, visit Bachelor of Business at JCU.

Majors

Townsville: business intelligence and information systems; hospitality and tourism management; human resources management; management; marketing for the digital age; sports and events management. Cairns: business intelligence and information systems; hospitality and tourism management; human resources management; management; sports and events management. Brisbane: Business intelligence and information systems; hospitality and tourism management; international business; management. Online: business intelligence and information systems; hospitality and tourism management; human resource management; international business; management; marketing for the digital age; sports and events management. Note: Students will need to undertake some subjects externally in the hospitality and tourism major and the sports and events management major.

Combined diploma/degrees

Refer to entry for: D Higher Education (Business Studies)/B Business. Depending on major, this course can be combined with the following courses at TAFE Qld: D Business; D Business Administration; D Hospitality Management; D Leadership and Management; D Leadership and Management/D Business; D Project Management; D Travel and Tourism Management. Refer to entry for the diploma under TAFE Qld.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for JCU and for this course, refer to the JCU website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

<5*

<5*

<5*

0

0

<5*

0

10

Percentage of all students

<5*

<5*

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Depending on specialisation: business manager/consultant, events manager, recruitment officer, industrial relations manager, foreign affairs and trade adviser, advertising executive.

Course Code
312159
Start Date



Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$13250 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
External
Course Duration

3 years External or 6 years External