Bachelor of Business
James Cook University - Townsville

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 current course information, visit Bachelor of Business at JCU.

Majors

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

Combined diploma/degrees

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

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
English (Units 3/4,C), Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)
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

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

87.85

71.55

59.70

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

87.85

75.70

61.70

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

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

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Business manager/consultant, events manager, recruitment officer, industrial relations manager, foreign affairs and trade adviser, advertising executive.

Course Code
312151
Start Date



Offer rounds

22 Aug 2024
9 Jan 2025
23 Apr 2025
Regular offers will be made

Fee
CSP/$13250 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Townsville