Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Communication
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Sunshine Coast

Course outline

Effective communication skills are among the most sought-after skills in any modern business. This double degree teaches the foundations of clear, accurate and engaging communication within a range of contexts, including social media, marketing, and video production. Develop core business knowledge needed to succeed in areas such as strategy implementation, organisational learning and growth.

In this program you will study core communication disciplines and become job-ready for a range of media, marketing and communication roles as you build a diverse skillset by studying core business concepts like management, marketing, economics and international business. You’ll develop briefs and communication campaigns, work with real clients and projects, and experience work as part of an agency. For more information, visit Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Communication at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Majors

Refer to entries for B Business and B Communication

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English; General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics
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

84.20

68.60

62.85

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

86.20

70.60

67.15

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

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Social media manager, advertising executive, content strategist, creative director, public relations officer, copywriter, marketing coordinator, corporate communications officer, entrepreneur, innovation manager.

Course Code
017311
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$13759 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Sunshine Coast