Swinburne
Swinburne

Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management

Bachelor Degree

Course description

Duration

duration

3 yrs - 6 yrs

Study mode

studyMode

Multiple

Start date

date

3 start dates per year. Contact us about enrolling.

  • This Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management is issued by Swinburne University of Technology & is identical to the on-campus degree
  • Support from dedicated tutors available 7 days a week 
  • Learn to manage teams & build skills you can apply to a wide range of jobs

Campus options

1 campus available

CampusStudy modeDurationStart date
Swinburne Online

Online (full time)

Online (part time)

3 yrs

6 yrs

Mar; Jul; Nov

Course details

Entry requirements

Year 12, or relevant academic or work experience

Location
Online
Start dates
3 start dates per year. Contact us about enrolling.
Duration
3 years full time or part time equivalent
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Education institution
Swinburne (RTO 3059)
Price
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options
Study now pay later – HECS-HELP

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Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management

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Course content

24 units

  • Management decision making
  • Strategic planning in dynamic environments
  • Introduction to business information systems
  • Sustainable organisational design
  • Business & society
  • Leadership in context
  • Learning & communicating innovative practice
  • Human resource management
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Introduction to management
  • Financial information for decision making
  • Critical thinking in management
  • Industry consulting project
  • Advanced innovative business practice
  • Fundamentals of marketing
  • Economic principles

You will need to complete 8 electives as part of this course. You can select your units from a range of other Swinburne Online courses.

Entry requirements

Non-Year 12 entry

Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply.

Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit.

Applicants without a formal qualification but with significant and relevant work experience and appropriate English language skills will be considered if they can demonstrate that they can undertake the course with a reasonable prospect of success.

The University may determine selection criteria and restrictions in respect of courses to apply in addition to these entry requirements.

Year 12 entry

Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification.

VCE Pre-requisites:

Applicants must meet the associated minimum ATAR score.

Units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL.

Further information

The full Course Information Set and Whole of Institution Set are available for reference.

What you’ll learn

As a graduate of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Plan, monitor and control key resources to best meet business objectives
  • Organise and lead others
  • Evaluate current situations
  • Make creative and well-informed decisions

Support and delivery

Set your own timetable

This degree’s flexibility allows you to tailor your studies to your schedule. Studying online also means your course work is portable – you can study anytime, anywhere.

There are 3 teaching periods a year, and you can enrol in 1 to 4 units every period. On average each unit requires approximately 8 hours of study time each week. This includes doing readings, activities, interaction with other students and assessment tasks.

Possible study loads

  • Full-time: 8 units per year over 3 years
  • Suggested: 6 units per year over 4 years
  • Part-time: 4 units per year over 6 years

There are study breaks between teaching periods and over Christmas / New Year so you can take time out during your course.

Supported and interactive learning

Swinburne Online has been tailored specifically to cater to the needs of students who are studying remotely. Your course has been developed specifically to be done online with an easy to use system and constant tutor support which gives you the benefits of face-to-face learning without having to step foot in a classroom. The entire learning experience is designed to be supportive, engaging and collaborative.

Benefits of online learning:

  • All learning materials included
  • Access your course through an online learning platform
  • Excellent tutor-student ratio
  • Regular feedback and guidance from eLearning Advisors
  • Course content is supplemented by online communication technologies such as discussion boards, chat sessions, email and blogs.
  • Student Advisors are available by email and phone 7 days a week to respond to queries you may have about your study; this can be anything from admissions and enrolment to assessments and technical issues.
  • Being able to study at a time that is convenient for you

Help with online study

Before you undertake your studies with Swinburne Online, there is a compulsory subject you must do called “Learning and Communicating Innovative Practice”. This unit is especially useful if it has been awhile since you’ve undertaken formal study or you’re unfamiliar with online learning.

The course will develop your skill in:

  • written and online communication
  • collaborating in individual and group work
  • critiquing and analysing information sources

Upon completion of this unit, not only you will be more confident about online study, this unit also gives you credit towards the overall completion of your degree.

Payment options

Study now pay later – HECS-HELP

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