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Business and Commerce (Business Economics), BBusCom

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) Online
The Business and Commerce (Business Economics) program at the University of Southern Queensland will lead you to understand how businesses manage people, capital and resources, as well as deal with external forces such as competition and government policy in order to best achieve the firm's goals. 
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Overview

The Business and Commerce (Business Economics) program at the University of Southern Queensland helps you to conduct research, collect and analyse data, monitor economic trends, develop forecasts and can play a leading role in advising senior management on strategic decisions.

Business economics provides you with the ability to analyse and reason and communicate results concisely.

This major can be complemented by a second major or minor in related areas such as law, finance, accounting or IT.

Careers

Graduates can pursue careers such as business analyst, market research specialist, investment analyst, or risk manager, and are often in demand in banking, finance, insurance, accounting, government departments, research and educational institutions, and private sector companies in the fields of agriculture and food, aviation, construction, energy, health, transport, tourism, etc.  

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

      part-time equivalent

  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial Markets  
  • The Macro-economy and Business 
  • Business Economics 
  • Politics and International Business 
  • Economic Policy Analysis  
  • International Economics and Trade 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25600 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    21040 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21040 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 11155
  • International Online: AUD 22640

Funding

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