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Industrial Relations, Bachelor

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University rank #151 (ARWU) ,
This major covers the relationship between management and the workforce, and the influence of unions, employers, employees and the government.


You will gain knowledge of the complexity of organisational relationships and change.

You will look at the relationship between management and labour, which may be shaped and influenced by government, employers, employees and unions. You also gain knowledge and skills in types of employment, forms of bargaining, negotiation processes, grievances and industrial action and alternate dispute resolution options.


This major, coupled with Human Resource Management, is internationally recognised, and accredited in Australia through the Australian Human Resources Institute.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
  • Credits
    200 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Asian Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Safety and Environmental Health Law
  • Practical Employment Law
  • Industrial Relations in Asia-Pacific Region
  • Managing Change
  • Employment Advocacy
  • Professional Practice in Management

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 70 or equivalent
  • English Language proficiency

For more information, please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

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