Bachelor of Computer Science/Bachelor of Commerce
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

By combining technical skills across all aspects of computer technology with an in-depth understanding of accounting, business information systems, data analytics and finance, this dual program will set you up for a thriving career in finance and technology. With the Bachelor of Commerce, you’ll gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of commerce and learn how to create and analyse computer-based systems. You’re also able to build specialised knowledge and skills through a major of your choice. As part of your computer science program, you can deep dive into your area of interest and explore topics such as data science, cyber security and machine learning, among others. These specialist areas will have a huge impact on the future of finance and corporate environments. Graduates may find work in the public or private sectors in accounting, banking, financial management, business analysis, cyber security, data science, business information systems and general management, or large corporations. For more information, visit Bachelors of Computer Science/Commerce at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Majors

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Commerce.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
86.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.85

93.55

87.50

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

95.05

88.30

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*

0

0

18

0

0

<5*

23

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

78.3%

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

100%

Notes

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

Career opportunities

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Commerce.

Membership

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Commerce.

Course Code
733801
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$9660 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Information technology, Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane