courses

1337

Undergraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2013 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Business and Economics

Managing facultyBusiness and Economics
Abbreviated titleBBus(Mgt)/BBus(Mkt)
CRICOS code021272B
Total credit points required192
Standard duration of study (years)4 years FT, 8 years PT
Study mode and locationOn-campus (Caulfield)
Admission, fee and application details http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/1337
Contact details

Visit http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/contact.html

Course coordinator

Associate Professor Colin Jevons

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

The course is designed to provide graduates with high-level skills in the specialised fields of marketing and management. Graduates will be capable of pursuing careers in a wide range of marketing and management areas. The course blends a conceptual theoretical framework with practical applications and covers basic discipline material through to more specialised marketing and management requirements. Graduates will be well equipped to seek employment in both private and public-sector enterprises.

Outcomes

Refer to the single degree entry at http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2013handbooks/courses/0314.html for the outcomes that apply to both of these two single degrees.

Professional recognition

Structure

The course has three main components:

  • a set of core units which provide an introduction to the key areas of business study
  • a major in management and a major in marketing (all units taken as part of these majors must be from the student's campus of enrolment)
  • eight open electives which may be taken from any Faculty of Business and Economics programs and campuses, or from disciplines offered by another faculty. These open electives can, in some cases, form a third major.

Areas of study

Requirements

Students must complete 32 units over a maximum of 10 years of study as follows:

(a.) 24 units (144 points) from the faculty in the Bachelor of Business at the Caulfield campus as follows:

(i.) six compulsory common core units (36 points):

(ii.) a major of 10 units (60 points)* in management

(iii.) a major of 10 units (60 points)* in marketing

  • the requirements of the majors are listed under 'Areas of study'
  • for each major, at least two units (12 points) must be completed at each of second and third-year levels

*Note: Two of the units in the majors will have already been studied as part of the group of common core units - students must complete an additional unit as detailed below.

(iv.) additional units from the faculty in the Bachelor of Business at the Caulfield campus to reach the required minimum of 24 units (144 points)

(b.) eight open electives (48 points):

  • may be taken from disciplines offered by another faculty
  • may be taken from any Faculty of Business and Economics programs and campuses.**

** Note: Enrolment in units at another campus is subject to there being capacity after students from that campus have enrolled.

Additional degree requirements:

  • a maximum of 13 first-year level units (78 points)
  • a minimum of eight third-year level units (48 points), of which at least five units (30 points) must be from those offered by the faculty at the Caulfield campus
  • in addition to specific unit prerequisites, second-year level units require the successful completion of three first-year level units and third-year level units require the successful completion of two second-year level units.

Award(s)

Bachelor of Business (Management)
Bachelor of Business (Marketing)