Bachelor's Programs in Australia

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Many students from all over the world choose Australia as their destination for higher education. Australia holds education in high regard and universities strive for excellence in academics. With a Bachelor in Australia program, there is truly an international experience as students travel from around the globe, enhancing the learning experience and allowing students to personally grow. Aside from these reasons to choose a Bachelor in Australia, this country has something to offer every student, including dynamic cities, beautiful landscapes, and adventurous land and sea activities.

Many students that have chosen a Bachelor in Australia degree have the benefit of being able to work around the world, as many of the universities are linked to institutions in other countries. Students of Bachelor in Australia programs will not only learn the essentials in their chosen discipline, but they will also gain the skills necessary to think critically, creatively, and independently.

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Bachelor of Fine Art

Campus Full time 3 years July 2016 Australia Darlinghurst

The Bachelor of Fine Art is a three-year full-time program delivered over 30 weeks per year: Fee-Help Available. This studio-based program involves [+]

Bachelor Degrees in Australia 2015/2016. The Bachelor of Fine Art is a three-year full-time program delivered over 30 weeks per year: Fee-Help Available. This studio-based program involves a comprehensive investigation of studio practices and theoretical reflection supported by individual tutorials, peer discussion and reviews. Studio disciplines offered at this level include Ceramics, Painting, Photography, Printmaking or Sculpture. Drawing and Art History & Theory are core subjects that underpin the studio-based study throughout all three years of the course. The BFA program is designed to develop the creative independence, knowledge, and experience required in each student for a career as a professional artist, and to develop the academic rigour required of further education at postgraduate level. Year 1 The first year of the program introduces students to a broad range of studio disciplines that provide a basis for the development of individual studio specialisation. In semester one, students are introduced to the foundational processes, techniques and knowledge of art making through study in each of the five studio disciplines offered at the School. In the following semester students complete three studio electives chosen from these five studio disciplines which will form the basis of their on-going studies. The program includes a thorough introduction to the core subjects of Art History/Theory and Drawing. Year 2 In Second Year students undertake a Studio Major in Ceramics, Painting, Photography, Printmaking or Sculpture. The program is directed and structured to consolidate and develop skills introduced in First Year. The year is project based, and provides opportunities for students to engage in the development of individual work practices. Students continue their study in the core subjects of Drawing and Art History & Theory. Year 3 During third year more emphasis is placed on self-directed learning under staff supervision. The program is designed to accommodate teaching by example, under the guidance of individual lecturers with students encouraged to work autonomously in their studios. Students continue their study in the core subjects of Drawing and Art History/Theory. Admission Requirements: Entry to the BFA is assessed by consideration of the following: 1). Previous Study (one of the following): - Successful completion of Year 12 (NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent) - TAFE Diploma in Fine Art or equivalent - Successful completion of a minimum of one year’s tertiary study in Fine Art at an equivalent institution 2). Interview, comprising: - Drawing Test: applicants are given up to an hour to complete a still life drawing - Portfolio Presentation: I. minimum of 12 recently completed works II. relevant support material such as drawings, maquettes, sketchbooks and visual diaries Students unable to attend an interview, including international applicants residing overseas, may apply using slides, CD ROM, transcripts of results of previous training and photographic documentation. 3). Evidence of meeting the NAS English language requirement (international students only). Mature Age Entry Consideration for entry to the BFA is given to mature age entrants. Applicants would be considered mature age by meeting the following criteria: - 21 years or over; and have - completed a Leaving Certificate between 1955-1966, or - completed a Higher School Certificate (1967-present) or equivalent, or - completed a diploma or advanced diploma at TAFE or other accredited institution, or - completed an approved preparation course Fees - Domestic students: $7,000 per year - International students: $28,500 per year [-]

Bachelor of Commerce

Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2015 Australia North Ryde + 1 more

In this flexible degree you'll study management, marketing, finance and accounting all in your first year. You'll then complete one or two majors to... [+]

Bachelor of Commerce

Commerce, or business, is the exchange of goods or commodities. Gain a comprehensive understanding of all business functions, strategy and skills. Prepare for your career in business.In this flexible degree you'll study management, marketing, finance and accounting all in your first year.  You'll then complete one or two majors to develop depth in your chosen commerce discipline.Specialise in accounting, applied econometrics, demographics, marketing, public sector management, business information systems, decision science, commercial law, economics, finance, human resources or international business.

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Bachelor of Business (International Event Management)

Campus Full time 2.5 years September 2015 Australia Sydney

This degree program gives students a broad business-focused education and training in all key aspects of Event Management. [+]

Bachelor of Business (International Event Management)

Event Management spans several large sectors including MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions), community and cultural celebrations, sporting events and arts/entertainment festivals, and destination tourism branding. Event Management runs across all sectors of industry from corporate to public to government.This degree program gives students a broad business-focused education and training in all key aspects of Event Management. The program includes a practical block of skills-training and practice under professional supervision at the Leura campus, where students are involved with the planning, organisation and delivery of events and functions. It also includes two industry placements of paid employment in industry in Australia or abroad including hotels, convention centres and event venues. Event Management spans several large sectors including MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions), community and cultural celebrations, sporting and arts/entertainment festivals, and destination tourism branding.Graduates in International Event Management gain an understanding of business management as well as specialist knowledge of corporate hospitality, sponsorships and marketing.... [-]


Bachelor of Nursing

Campus Full time 3 years February 2016 Australia Perth, WA

Bring your passion for nursing to Murdoch and we'll help you develop the qualification and experience you need within just 3 years. [+]

Being a nurse is about caring. Nurses provide care in hospitals, homes, work places and the community. A nurse provides help to people across a wide range of health areas that include assisting them to recover from acute illnesses and injury, regaining their independence, adjusting to chronic conditions and staying healthy. Bring your passion for nursing to Murdoch and we'll provide you with a strong foundation to help you become a registered nurse, and the experience you need to begin a rewarding career. Prepare for a variety of diverse and exciting roles as a registered nurse Murdoch graduates are welcomed by an industry looking for well-prepared nurses who have the knowledge and breadth of skills to provide nursing care across a broad spectrum of areas. At Murdoch our 3 year Bachelor of Nursing program provides an exceptional learning experience to assist you achieve this. In addition to Murdoch Nursing´s excellent learning and teaching resources, our teaching staff offer a wealth of clinical, academic and research expertise. Your entry into rewarding employment After graduating from Nursing at Murdoch you will be well-prepared to register with the Nurses and Midwives Board of Australia as a high-quality nursing professional who is ready to begin a career across a variety of clinical and community areas. Enrolled nurses are welcome to apply and will receive up to one year advanced standing into our degree. Qualify and apply The qualifications listed below are Murdoch University's standard undergraduate admission requirements for international students. Any of these will allow you to gain direct entry into most Murdoch undergraduate degree programs. Eligibility to apply In addition to english proficiency, students should achieve at least one the following in order to be eligible to apply: - GCE A-Level/STPM: At least 7 points over the best 2 or 3 subjects at H2 level - WAUPP: CPS of at least 54 - International Baccalaureate (IB): Full IB Diploma awarded, score of at least 25 - Australian ATAR: An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 65.00 or greater (indicative) - Indonesian SMU3: Score of 8 - For Diploma and post-secondary graduates: Successful completion of your Diploma or other recognised post-secondary qualification will usually allow you to direct entry to those Murdoch University programs that have standard entry requirements. Requests for advanced standing (credit and exemptions) will be assessed upon request. In addition to at least one of the above, applicants for Nursing will need to submit a Personal Statement. This is a brief essay (generally no more than 500 words) outlining why you wish to undertake the program you have applied for, how you consider your past study and experiences to be relevant to the program for which you are applying and why you think you will succeed in this course. English proficiency In order to gain admission to Murdoch University, students must satisfy Murdoch University English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language. [-]

University of Wollongong: Bachelor of Nutrition Science

Campus Full time September 2015 Australia Wollongong + 1 more

The Bachelor of Nutrition Science provides a strong grounding in areas including nutrition and exercise, food chemistry, biochemistry, and metabolism, as well as training in nutrition research. Graduates of this degree will be awarded associate membership of the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA). [+]

Bachelor Degrees in Australia 2015/2016. The Bachelor of Nutrition Science provides a strong grounding in areas including nutrition and exercise, food chemistry, biochemistry, and metabolism, as well as training in nutrition research. You will be able to apply your knowledge to a range of community settings. These include working with organizations and industries to create better nutritional standards and policies, undertaking research, and working with communities to support health through nutrition. The program is designed to meet the prerequisite requirements for admission into the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, which is required for accreditation as a dietitian/nutritionist. Graduates of this degree will be awarded associate membership of the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA). With further work experience you can qualify to be placed on a register of nutritionists kept by the Nutrition Society of Australia. [-]

Bachelor of Design (BDES)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2015 Australia Northern Territory + 1 more

This course develops theoretical and practical skills in the design of the built environment as well as skills in computer aided design and the preparation of design and working drawings. Focus is placed on [+]

Bachelor of Design (BDES)

Locations:

Casuarina Campus

This course develops theoretical and practical skills in the design of the built environment as well as skills in computer aided design and the preparation of design and working drawings. Focus is placed on the special requirements for architecture, interior design and building construction in hot-humid tropical environments. The skills gained in this course will equip graduates to fulfil roles in the architecture and interior design industries. Other opportunities include further study leading to a degree in architecture and registration as an architect.

Admission Requirements

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Bachelor of Games Development

Campus Full time 2 years September 2015 Australia Brisbane

Undertake the Bachelor of Games Development at SAE and build your expertise in programming or games design. [+]

Bachelor Degrees in Australia 2015/2016. Undertake the Bachelor of Games Development at SAE and build your expertise in programming or games design. Apply skills and knowledge in this exciting industry in areas such as level design, social and mobile game development, game engine programming, gameplay programming, game design, project management, serious games and much more. During your time at SAE you will work with industry standard software such as Unreal Engine 4, Unity3D, Autodesk 3D Studio Max and Maya. As a student in Games Development you will also work with technologies such as Oculus Rift, Android, iOS and use industry standard programming languages such as C++, Javascript and C#. You will undertake specialised units designed for students to participate in real-world projects under the guidance of expert SAE staff. With this unique teaching style, you will demonstrate your skills and technical knowledge in a collaborative and creative studio-based learning environment. Your Studies: Each degree program is broken up into discrete stages, each designed to promote different skills. Stage I – Foundational Skills Development In Stage I, you will undertake a number of foundational units which will give you the essential technical skills and knowledge not only relevant to your discipline area, but also give you the skills required to collaborate with other creative media students and professionals in later stages of the program. Gameplay Scripting and Gameplay Programming Level Design and Development Principles of Game Design Project Management and Professional Etiquette Critical and creative thinking Contemporary industry overview Stage II – Interdisciplinary Projects, Media and Cultural Studies In Stage II you will be working in simulated project groups where you are working towards large scale deliverables each trimester. Within Stage II we will not only get you to apply your Stage I skills in a deeper context, but help you work within the contemporary creative media workforce. In Stage II we show you how your work contributes to and interacts with broader culture and media practice. This knowledge will enable you to work with a variety of other disciplines and artists and expand your potential on the global stage. You will complete a number of real-world projects with students not only in your own discipline, but in all other SAE disciplines. In Stage II, you will be given the opportunity to work as project specialists within the following areas. The types of projects and project roles you choose to undertake will determine what area of specialisation you fall within. Stage II has two studio modules with projects based on the following areas; 1. Games Programming The SAE Games Programming degree is a highly focused program which delves deep into game-play and game engine programming. You will build your skills in existing software packages and frameworks such as Unreal Engine and Unity, using these to build your technical skillset and develop your own game tools, libraries and engines. You will enhance your knowledge of C++ and object-oriented programming to build complex games and tools. Throughout the program, you will be working with students from all other disciplines to build a rich and high quality portfolio of work. 2. Games Design In the Game Design specialisation you will work on a range of projects with your peers and SAE Facilitators which will build your skills and knowledge within the diverse scope of Game Design. During the program you will be able to pursue all facets of Game Design such as level design, systems design, economy design, combat and AI design, balancing, player psychology and much more. Best of all, we will give you the tools you need to be able to articulate design ideas into real working games. You will also explore complex artistic ideas that lead to original, personal games that are artistically meaningful to you. Work alongside other like-minded students and staff from all SAE disciplines to build a massive portfolio of projects. Stage III Stage III is the final part of your studies. Here you will undertake an interdisciplinary project of your choice to be the final and most ambitious portfolio project that you will undertake. You will also finalise your studies by undertaking an elective module and completing a compulsory internship. By the time you graduate, you will have; a professional online presence that you will have begun building at the start of the program, a wide range of interdisciplinary projects present in your portfolio, and a deeper understanding of the creative media fields and real-world experience. Upon graduating from the programming or game design specialisation, you will have significant experience working in simulated production environments. You will have learnt industry standard workflow and product lifecycle. You will have a portfolio of game projects used to to either begin your own startup or build your professional practice further. Students in the programming specialisation will have a range of portfolio projects which demonstrate an applied knowledge of C++ in the context of game-play programming and game engine programming. You will also have a demonstrated knowledge of building tools for game engines in languages like C#. Game design students will graduate with a strong technical understanding of game development pipeline and tools such as Unity, UDK, 3D Studio Max and Maya. Game design students will have the opportunity to engage in a diverse range of skills including visual arts, audio, story or character development and to explore artistic visions for what games could be. Designers will practice the creative development of games, working to be original, expressive and innovative. [-]

Bachelor of Business - International Event Management

Campus Full time 5 semesters September 2015 Australia Sydney

A business degree is not just about business. In today’s diverse and dynamic workplace, a business degree is one of those rare university qualifications that offers flexibility, adaptability and [+]

Bachelor of Business - International Event Management

Awarding Body:

Blue Mountains International Hospitality School

A business degree is not just about business. In today’s diverse and dynamic workplace, a business degree is one of those rare university qualifications that offers flexibility, adaptability and global portability.

And graduates with a business degree specialising in hospitality, hotel or event management, can easily find themselves working in sectors such as tourism, aviation, transport, IT, human resources, marketing and sales, as well as communication or consultancy in either the public or private sector.

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Bachelor of Applied Finance (Financial Planning)

Campus Full time September 2015 Australia Sydney

This career-orientated higher education program has been developed in response to industry demands for dynamic professionals who are able to provide appropriate and comprehensive financial advice, whilst adhering to the highest ethical standards. [+]

Bachelor of Applied Finance (Financial Planning)

This career-orientated higher education program has been developed in response to industry demands for dynamic professionals who are able to provide appropriate and comprehensive financial advice, whilst adhering to the highest ethical standards.

The degree has been developed by academic professionals and industry experts to deliver global best practice financial planning practitioners. The result is a specialist degree, geared towards preparing students for the practical demands of a professional industry.

Graduates of this program will be in a strong position to build relationships with clients, think problems through to provide solutions to clients, and integrate theoretical and practical knowledge to suit the requirements of this complex industry.... [-]


Bachelor of Information Technology

Campus Full time Part time 3 years August 2015 Australia Adelaide + 1 more

Recognising academic excellence for achievements in the information technology field, the School’s IT programs have been positioned in the world’s top 100, sixth in Australia and the only university in South Australia [+]

Recognising academic excellence for achievements in the information technology field, the School’s IT programs have been positioned in the world’s top 100, sixth in Australia and the only university in South Australia in the 2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings for Engineering and Technology. The university’s Information Technology programs have been recognised as a flagship area in the Excellence in Research Australia 2012 results with more than 86 per cent of the university’s assessed research as world standard or above, including the field of information computing. This program builds upon UniSA’s flagship programs as an ‘all round’ degree that enables graduates to move into rewarding careers as IT professionals. The Bachelor of Information Technology provides you with the passport to a career in computing, software development and the information services industries. You will be exposed to real world applications and the latest research developments and technologies through industry placements, internships and research projects with industry partners, providing you with greater employment prospects after graduation. In this program you get the choice to select either two minors within the IT school or one IT minor as well as another minor in a different discipline within the University. This allows you to diversify your skill set and enhance your employability in areas such as business, healthcare or education. You will also have access to UniSA’s IT Innovation Studio and IT Development Studio. These facilities will prepare you for a career in IT by combining real-life experience with the knowledge to succeed. International Student Relocation Grants International students seeking to relocate from interstate to Adelaide, South Australia to study this program may be eligible for a $1,500 grant to assist with their relocation costs (subject to eligibility). [-]

Bachelor of Business - Culinary Management

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Australia Melbourne

Our three-year Bachelor Degree in Culinary Management is the ultimate credential for self-driven individuals with the strength of character and aspiration to lead and create their own destiny. [+]

Le Cordon Bleu MelbourneBachelor of Business (Culinary Management)  

Our three-year Bachelor Degree in Culinary Management is the ultimate credential for self-driven individuals with the strength of character and aspiration to lead and create their own destiny. You might aim to become an executive chef, kitchen manager or food service manager. Or, your ambition may stretch to running your own restaurant or hotel. Whichever path you choose, this course will give you the in-depth experience and knowledge to wield a blade and conduct a business with equal confidence.

Your dreams begin with a solid foundation: experienced TAFE chefs will train you to Certificate III level in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery), which is the basic qualification you need to be employed as a cook or a chef in Australia. The strength of Victoria University’s  multi-sector campus means that as well as these technical skills, you will also learn the general principles and practices of management – as well as those specific to hospitality, catering and cuisine – from academic staff in the Faculty of Business and Law.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2015 Australia Sydney + 1 more

Our Social Science degree aims to expand your knowledge of the social world through theory and research, providing a deep understanding of the complex, culturally diverse and dynamic social environment of the twenty first century. [+]

Bachelor of Social Science Our Social Science degree aims to expand your knowledge of the social world through theory and research, providing a deep understanding of the complex, culturally diverse and dynamic social environment of the twenty first century.All the specialisations within the degree focus on what makes people in our societies and cultures tick. Through our Bachelor of Social Science degree, you can be assured of gaining detailed knowledge about different cultures and the effects of policy and social attitudes on various communities, as well as the practical skills to apply your knowledge.You can choose from a range of specialisations designed so you can develop a sound career base, with knowledge that allows for distinctive occupational outcomes.  Part time-study is only available to local students and is generally completed by day classes as there are limited night classes.A Career in Social SciencesThere are six majors in the Bachelor of Social Science and the career opportunities are directly related to each major. Refer to the pages below for detailed information about the major and career opportunities:... [-]


Bachelor of Accounting

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Australia Melbourne

This professional accounting qualification covers career-specific disciplines, including accounting, auditing, finance, business law and taxation. [+]

Bachelor of Accounting (066343J )

This professional accounting qualification covers career-specific disciplines, including accounting, auditing, finance, business law and taxation. In addition to fulfilling requirements for membership in key professional accounting organisations, students can select advanced subjects in management, marketing, finance and economics.

English Language Requirements

Successful completion of English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B certificate at undergraduate (EFS5 (60%) UG) level conducted by La Trobe Melbourne. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; or TOEFL Paper-based Test: a minimum score of 550 with a score of 5 or better in the Test of Written English; or TOEFL Computer-based Test: a minimum score of 213 with a score of 5 in essay writing; or TOEFL Internet-based Test: a minimum score of 80 with no individual score less than 20; or Satisfactory completion of an English language subject at Year 12 or equivalent level. This must have been completed in the last two years and at an academic level acceptable to the University; or Approved equivalent.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce in Design Management

Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2015 Australia Sydney + 1 more

Design management refers to an approach whereby organisations make design-relevant decisions in a market and customer-oriented way as well as... [+]

Bachelor of Commerce in Design Management

Design management refers to an approach whereby organisations make design-relevant decisions in a market and customer-oriented way as well as optimising design-relevant processes. It is a long-continuous comprehensive activity on all levels of business performance.Design management acts in the interface of management and design and functions as link between the platforms of technology, design, design thinking, management and marketing at internal and external interfaces of the enterprise. To study to work in design management, there are two approaches: design and commerce. At Raffles College we offer both.If you are interested in working for a large organisation and liaising with consultant designers or even an internal design department, then you can do design management within our Bachelor of Commerce. Or, if you are more design-inclined, then you can also choose this major from our Bachelor of Design. You decide.... [-]


Bachelor of Communications

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Australia Perth, WA

This course focuses on developing a wide range of professional and communication skills through a hands on approach to traditional and new media [+]

Bachelor of Communications

This course focuses on developing a wide range of professional and communication skills through a hands on approach to traditional and new media. It will provide students with skills in research and writing, as well as critical and creative thinking. Practice and theory go hand in hand in this course, and inform each other across all of the available specialisations. As well as giving students the knowledge needed to succeed in a dynamic communication and cultural environment, the course gives students the skills to adapt and thrive in facing and responding to challenges in a range of communication and cultural fields. Graduates from this course have the opportunity to gain exciting employment opportunities within corporate and government sectors and our global media industries. Students can select their major from the following disciplines:... [-]