Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours)
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

Give yourself a competitive edge in the world of business with this degree designed for future leaders via our honours offering–a sign of high achievement, quality and an advanced skill set. This degree is designed to deliver a thorough understanding of the complex concepts facing organisations today whilst allowing customisation toward the business skill of your choice. You will apply core business skills to current challenges built on underpinning values of sustainability, economic inclusiveness and social progress. Your first year will include practical learning environments, cross-disciplinary teamwork and analysis designed to deliver professional skills for leadership and the academic foundations. You’ll have more than 20 majors (or combine any two majors) to choose from, as well as the opportunity to expand your skills beyond the classroom by taking a local or global research or internship experience during your last years of thesis. Access BusinessPLUS for mentoring and workshops including networking and career mapping. This degree will prepare you for a game changing career in commerce, business or research as the world rapidly changes. For further information visit https://www.griffith.edu.au/study/degrees/bachelor-of-advanced-business-honours-1633

Majors

Accounting; Asian business; behavioural science; business analytics; economics; employment relations; events; finance; financial crime investigation and compliance; financial planning; human resource management; innovation and entrepreneurship; international business; logistics and supply chain management; management; marketing; political science and international relations; real estate and property development; sport management; sustainable business; taxation; tourism and travel. Languages are available as a second major or a minor: Chinese, French*, German*, Indonesian*, Italian, Japanese, Korean*, Modern Greek*, and Spanish. *Via cross-institutional study.

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

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Prerequisites

Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Additional entry requirements

Griffith VET Guarantee and the Year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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

97.05

85.25

75.35

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

92.90

83.35

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, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

An honours degree prepares you for a career in academic research and higher research degrees. Equally, it is highly regarded by employers and well recognised as a step beyond a traditional undergraduate degree in the application of theory and practicum. This holistic business degree gives you the foundation to take your career just about anywhere. Through your extensive practical experience opportunities, you’ll graduate with strong business networks and the authentic knowledge to apply your skills to a broad range of business environments of all stripes and sizes. You’ll be prepared to work in a variety of roles relevant to your chosen specialisation(s) in not-for-profit, government and corporate organisations; as well as in startups and entrepreneurial enterprises.

Membership

Depending on major: Australian Marketing Institute; Australian Human Resources Institute; Australian Market and Social Research Society; Australian Society of Sport Administrators; Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA); Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA); Institute of Public Accountants (IPA); The Tax Institute; Economic Society of Australia (Queensland); Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA); The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply; Pacific Asia Travel Association; Sports Management Association of Australia and New Zealand; Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA). Griffith Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, ensuring your degree is recognised internationally for its quality. The accounting major is accredited by Chartered Accountants ANZ and CPA Australia. The financial planning major is accredited by the Financial Advisor Standards (FAS). The human resources major is accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI).

Course Code
230851
Start Date



Offer rounds

3 Oct 2024
9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025
Regular offers will be made

Fee
CSP/$14000 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast