Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Communication (Journalism)
Queensland University of Technology - Gardens Point&Kelvin Grove

Course outline

This course combines the Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) degrees. The business component is designed to inspire you to realise your full potential, to think entrepreneurially, and to ethically and sustainably shape the future of business. Early in the course, you will develop core business capabilities including critical thinking, professional communication, digital and technological fluency, teamwork, and global citizenship. You then undertake focused and authentic study in your chosen business discipline, engaging with the real world of business through work-integrated learning, projects and placements. Communication skills are the foundation of twenty-first century careers. By developing expertise in written, spoken, visual and digital formats, students can set the pace for today’s global communication industries. Collaborate with students from other disciplines in rich learning experiences reflecting real-world environments. Graduate with advanced communication skills and highly developed business knowledge.

QUT Offer Guarantee: If you achieve an ATAR/QUT selection rank of 93.00 or higher (including any adjustments) and satisfied all other admission requirements, you are guaranteed an offer for this course.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) at QUT.

Note

This course has some units that can be studied online.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Business.

Other requirements

A Suitability Card may be required; refer to institution.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Assumed knowledge

English, or Literature, or English and Literature Extension, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C); and for accountancy, behavioural economics, economics, finance, financial planning, and marketing majors – General Mathematics, or Mathematical Methods, or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
79.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

95.40

83.90

75.50

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

97.40

86.90

79.50

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

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

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*

0

0

11

0

<5*

<5*

18

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

61.1%

0.0%

<5*

<5*

100%

Notes

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

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Communication (Journalism).

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Communication (Journalism).

Course Code
409172
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$15150 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism, Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane