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. Students can also study a second business/non-business major or a minor and related business subjects to cater for individual interests or a specialist career goal. For most current course information, visit Bachelor of Business at JCU.
Townsville: business intelligence and information systems; human resources management; management; marketing; sports and events management. Cairns: business intelligence and information systems; human resources management; management. Online: business intelligence and information systems; hospitality and tourism management; human resource management; international business; management; marketing; sports and events management.
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.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for JCU and for this course, refer to the JCU website.
English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years
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Depending on specialisation: business manager/consultant, events manager, recruitment officer, industrial relations manager, foreign affairs and trade adviser, advertising executive.
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time