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Business and Commerce (General Commerce), BBusCom

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Toowoomba, Australia | Springfield Central, Australia| Online
The Business and Commerce (General Commerce) program from University of Southern Queensland provides students with a broader commerce degree. It is ideal if students want a solid foundation in commerce but are not seeking membership of a professional body. The flexibility of the program means students can tailor their study to specific areas of interest.
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Overview

The Business and Commerce (General Commerce) program from University of Southern Queensland is a professionally-oriented degree program. The aim of the program is to produce graduates who are equipped to identify, describe, analyse and resolve business problems in both the public and private sectors. Successful completion of the program will equip graduates with the skills and knowledge required to undertake employment in relevant professions.

Students may select 8 courses from all courses listed in the following majors:

  • Accounting

  • Accounting (Extended)

  • Business Economics

  • Business Law

  • Finance

  • Information Technology Management

  • Sustainable Business.

To discuss which courses to study within the General Commerce major, please contact the Faculty of Business, Education, Law & Arts. All course pre-requisites must be met, and all courses chosen are subject to the approval of the Program Coordinator.

Careers

As a graduate from this program, you will be prepared for a career within public or private sector national or global organisations. The structure of the program provides you with the knowledge and skills to be effective in a wide range of careers, such as commerce, finance and banking.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description
      • 3 years or part-time equivalent
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Accounting for Decision-Making
  • Information Systems Concepts
  • Economics
  • Introduction to Corporate Finance
  • Introduction to Law
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Data Analysis

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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  • Minimum required score:

    65

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General Requirements

  • CRICOS: 092182E

To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Have achieved a minimum Overall Position (OP) 16, tertiary entrance rank 64 or equivalent qualification.
  • Subject Pre-requisite: English (4, SA) or equivalent.

Applicants are advised to also address the following:

  • Assumed Knowledge expectations: Mathematics A (4, SA) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3200 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 AUD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    2500 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2500 AUD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Toowoomba

  • 1200 - 2000 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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