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Overview

International course:

Course code:

BBA14

Start date(s):

February, July

Course length:

Full Time: 3 years , Part Time: 6 years

Campus:

Chadstone

The Bachelor of Business Administration will equip you with a thorough understanding of specialised business functions, including business management, economics, finance, technology, marketing, business communications, statistics, law and people management.

The final year includes an applied New Venture Creation project that integrates multiple disciplines and will prepare you to be work-ready.

The range of electives includes public relations, professional sales, international business protocols, buyer behaviour, leadership, compliance and risk management, and customer relationship management.

The course prepares you to explore more specialised areas such as accounting, marketing, international business or human resources.

All Bachelor of Business Administration academic staff have extensive industry experience and higher education teaching experience.

At Holmesglen, we are committed to supporting our students to achieve their learning goals, so we provide small classes with hands-on experiences. With small classes, you won't be lost in the crowd. You'll soon get to know your fellow students and feel part of Holmesglen - and your teachers will know you as an individual.

For details on the profile of students undertaking this course and ATAR-based offers, download the Bachelor of Business Adminstration student profile. (Word - 36kb).

Course structure

All new students commencing in a higher education course must attend their Faculty Course Orientation and Holmesglen's Higher Education Orientation.

Major studies
Students will be equipped with a range of overall business and economic knowledge to enable them to be work-ready.

Key study areas include:
• Accounting
• Economics
• Marketing
• Management
• Human resources
• Risk management.

The course is structured to provide a Bachelor-level degree qualification, upon the completion of 24 subjects. This qualification comprises 18 core subjects and a selection of six electives from a range of elective subjects.

ASSESSMENT

A range of assessment methods for each subject has been developed. These methods include: essays, folios, literature reviews, research reports, group presentations, online quizzes, examinations.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

BAC101

Accounting Principles

BBA103

Business Communication

BBA124

Business information systems

BEX107

Business Law

BBA101

Business Management

BAC105

Business Maths And Statistics

BBA308

Business research methods

BEX101

Business Technology Management

BBA304

Entrepreneurship And New Venture Creation

BAC309

Ethics, Goverance and Sustainability

BBA202

Human resource management

BBA301

International Business And The International Economy

BMM107

Marketing principles

BAC205

Organisational Behaviour And Design

BBA310

Professional practice

BEX305

Project Management

BBA302

Strategic management

BEX103

The Modern Economy

BEX205

Advanced Editing And Publishing

BMM206

Advertising and integrated brand promotion

BEX306

Australian and International business protocols

BEX102

Business Relationship Management

BEX104

Business Technology Management 2

BEX203

Business technology management 3

BMM204

Business To Business Marketing

BMM202

Buyer Behaviour

BEX302

Compliance and risk management

BEX304

Contemporary Employment Issues

BEX303

Contemporary Legal Issues

BMM203

Customer Relationship Management

BMM306

Digital marketing

BEX206

Driving Change And Developing Organisations

BEX301

E-Business Essentials

BEX201

Editing And Publishing

BEX207

Financial Decision Making

BBA303

International human resource management

BMM304

Marketing Of Services And Social Issues

BBA201

Organisational and environmental analysis

BEX202

Organisational and envrionmental analysis

BEX307

Organisational Leadership

BMM102

Professional selling

BMM205

Sales Management

For details of credit points, learning outcomes, weekly contact hours, assessments and pre-requisites, download the Bachelor of Business Administration subject summary (Word - 54kb).

Entry requirements

Applicants with Recent Secondary Education (within the past two years)
This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection considerations.
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL); Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English other than EAL.

For Applicants with:
- Higher Education Study
- Vocational Education and Training (VET) Study
- Work and Life Experience.

The following selection requirements apply:
- Your entire academic record will be considered.
- You will be required to attend an interview and bring a current resume detailing work history as well as certified copies of relevant qualifications. Selection will be based on previous study, work experience and motivation to study.
- Applicants without a formal qualification with relevant work experience and appropriate English language skills will be considered if they can demonstrate that they have a reasonable prospect of completing the course.

SEAS (Special Entry Access Scheme)
Applicants who have experienced educational disadvantage are encouraged to apply for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS). Depending on eligibility and your circumstances, a SEAS application may provide support for your course application.

Advanced Standing
An applicant may be admitted to the course with advanced standing of up to eight subjects (48 credit points) for successful completion of approved diplomas and a maximum of 12 subjects (72 credit points) for the successful completion of approved advanced diplomas.

Advanced standing will be judged on a case-by-case basis.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

After successful completion of 24 subjects, graduates of this course are eligible to receive the Bachelor of Business Administration.

PATHWAYS

Post graduate study pathways:
The Bachelor of Business Administration degree can be used to apply for entry to relevant Masters or other relevant post-graduate qualifications.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

When you graduate from the Bachelor of Business Administration, you will have skills that enable you to start your career in small, medium or large organisations within the public and/or private sector.

Completion of this qualification provides the skills required in a range of occupations, particularly in high level support roles, including:

• Business analyst or consultant
• Assistant business manager
• Human resources officer
• Business consultant
• Marketing officer


How to apply

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

VTAC

All prospective students for February admission, should apply through VTAC.

Apply directly to Holmesglen if you are commencing studies outside of the February intake.

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$9,485.00

The above fees are per annum. These are indicative fees only.
Individual subject tuition fees are available for higher education courses.

Find out what financial assistance is availalable for higher education students.

TUITION ASSURANCE REQUIREMENTS

Under the Higher Education Support Act 2003, Holmesglen Institute must meet tuition assurance requirements for persons, other than overseas students, who are enrolled in the higher education courses we offer in the event we cease to provide a course of study in which a student is enrolled. Overseas students refer to the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2002.


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Business Administration Open Days

If you have an interest in managing a team, marketing the latest product or controlling the accounts of a major company then a business degree at Holmesglen is a great place to start. Holmesglen's business degrees combine nationally recognised qualifications with student focussed practical training.


Visit us on Open Days for an overview presentation on studying within the area of business then speak individually with a program coordinator about management specific course information and study options.


Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

- , Thu, 09 Aug - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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