courses

1469

Undergraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2015 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 2015 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Business and Economics.

If you are seeking to commence your studies in 2016, please visit our new Find A Course for 2016.

Course code1469
Managing facultyBusiness and Economics
Partner facultyScience
Abbreviated titleBCom/BSc
CRICOS code075405C
Total credit points required192
Standard duration of study (years)4 years FT, 8 years PT
Study mode and locationOn-campus (Clayton)
Admission, fee and application details http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/1469
Contact details

Business and Economics: visit http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/findoutmore/current-students.html

Science: telephone +61 3 9905 4604, email sci-enquiries@monash.edu or visit http://monash.edu/science/current/undergraduate/help

Course coordinator

Dr Ross Booth

Notes

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

Description

This double-degree program offers a range of commerce and business disciplines, with a strong emphasis on developing analytical skills, combined with complementary studies in science. Each science discipline is designed to lead to careers in relevant employment areas.

Requirements

Students must complete 96 points from the Faculty of Business and Economics and 96 points from the Faculty of Science as outlined in the following single degrees:

  • 0179 Bachelor of Commerce
  • S2000 Bachelor of Science.

Note: STA1010 (Statistical methods for science) is excluded from this double degree.

Refer to the single degrees for all information and requirements for this double-degree course. Students in this double degree cannot take units from faculties other than Business and Economics and Science, or campuses other than Clayton.

Refer to the course mapcourse map (http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/student/progression/clayton-course-maps/2015-course-maps/1469-bachelor-of-commerce-and-bachelor-of-science-2015.pdf) for guidance on how to plan your unit enrolment for each semester of study.

Progression to further studies

Students may apply for admission to a science honours program following the completion of an approved combination of at least 144 points of units including all of the science requirements for the single degree. Students who are considering doing honours in science prior to completing the double degree should consult with Science Student Services regarding their unit selection prior to re-enrolling for level three.

Alternative exit(s)

Science component

Students who wish to graduate with a Bachelor of Science prior to the completion of the double degree course must have completed at least 144 points of studies, including all of the science requirements for the single degree.

Award(s)

Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Science