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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 Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) (Honours)

Campus Australia Melbourne Victoria
February 2015

Aerospace engineering is an exciting profession focusing on the analysis, design and operation of sophisticated aerospace hardware and software systems... [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) (Honours)

Aerospace engineering is an exciting profession focusing on the analysis, design and operation of sophisticated aerospace hardware and software systems. The term 'aerospace' includes atmospheric and space flight.As with all fields of engineering, aerospace engineering is complex and demanding. It requires talented, creative and motivated people. This highly analytical field of engineering requires you to have well-developed skills in mathematics and physical sciences, as well as excellent communication skills.Australia's aerospace industry is international and export-oriented. There's a firm emphasis on value-added design and manufacture activities that are internationally competitive. These make effective use of the excellent standard of aerospace education at RMIT.You'll graduate with the analytical, technological and managerial skills required to practise aerospace engineering. You'll also learn to appreciate the wider social implications of the engineering profession.... [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

Campus Australia Preston
February 2015

This course has been developed to meet the growing demand for business professionals with qualifications in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. It is ideal for those wishing to combine a mainstream accounting course with a sustainability and environmental management focus. [+]

This course has been developed to meet the growing demand for business professionals with qualifications in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. It is ideal for those wishing to combine a mainstream accounting course with a sustainability and environmental management focus. NMIT’s Bachelor of Accounting has been developed in consultation with industry, government, accounting professional bodies and universities to meet the growing demand for business professionals qualified in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. The course includes fundamental Accounting subjects covering general accounting, corporate accounting, management accounting, auditing and taxation and financial management whilst at the same time providing a focus on environmental sustainability through subjects such as Introduction to Sustainability Studies, Environmental Law and Environmental Economics and Policy. Specialist topics include: - sustainability - environmental law - environmental economics - environmental policy. Employment outcomes include: - general accounting - taxation - auditing - business consulting - management - sustainable business management - sustainable auditing. The Bachelor of Accounting is a Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) accredited degree. Students who successfully complete an Associate Degree of Accounting are eligible to be accepted directly into the Bachelor of Accounting. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Science

Campus Australia Perth, WA
February 2015

This five-year course of study leads to a registrable professional qualification in veterinary medicine. [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Veterinary Biology/Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVMS)

Learn from some of Australasia's best Veterinary Science teaching staff

Join our internationally-renowned Vet School and get the skills and experience you need to work as a qualified vet. Our Vet Science course takes a science-based approach to prepare you for the highest standard of work in the veterinary industry.

Get hands-on experience with a range of animals

As a Vet Science student, you'll learn hands on skills in General Practice and Emergency areas, right here on campus at our vet hospital and South Street campus farm. You'll also have the chance to complete prac work at other animal shelters and facilities such as the RSPCA, Perth Zoo and The Western Australian Department of Agriculture in Albany.... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce

Campus Australia North Ryde
February 2015

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 Fine Art

Campus Australia Darlinghurst
July 2014

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 [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. 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 Business (International Hotel and Resort Management)

Campus Australia Leura Sydney
February 2015

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

Bachelor of Business (International Hotel and Resort Management)

This degree program gives students a broad business-focused education and training in all key aspects of hotel and resort management. The program prepares students for supervisory and management trainee positions on graduation in the hotel industry, particularly in resorts, as well as associated accommodation, hospitality and tourism sectors.It includes two blocks of practical skills development where students have the opportunity to learn in a simulated hotel environment. It also includes two industry placements of paid employment and training in industry with employers in Australia or abroad including major hotel chains and groups, boutique and stand-alone hotels, as well as serviced apartments.... [-]

Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences

Campus Australia Melbourne Albury-Wodonga
March 2015

Growing enough food to sustain the world is one of the biggest challenges we face in the 21st century, and agricultural scientists play a key role in addressing it. [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences Course description Growing enough food to sustain the world is one of the biggest challenges we face in the 21st century, and agricultural scientists play a key role in addressing it. This course aims to prepare you to play a significant role in agricultural science by giving you a thorough understanding of the relationships between plants, animals, economics, environmental issues, and climate. It also offers extensive industry experience, support and assistance through specialised Faculty programs. You should develop the professional skills required to become a recognised expert in agricultural science and be eligible for accreditation as a member of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology. La Trobe has developed some of the best agricultural science teaching and research facilities in the world, through the opening of the AgriBio, the Centre for AgriBioscience , a A$288 million public private partnership. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences (077310E) English Language Requirements Please note: students enrolling at the Albury-Wodonga campus must transfer to the Melbourne campus for the last two years of the course. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; Satisfactory completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B (EFS5 UG minimum 60 per cent) which is available from La Trobe Melbourne; for more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 50 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2013 (indicative only) - Melbourne: 55.25, Albury-Wodonga: 64.45 International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 6 HKDSE - 1 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCD STPM - 7 MICSS (UEC) - 5 Canada Secondary School (or CPU) - 65 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.3 Sweden Slutbetyg - G/VG All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.0 GAOKAO If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate program. For more information please visit La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Equivalent to Australian VCE Units 3 and 4: English (any). Additional costs Depending on the subjects chosen, extra costs can include a laboratory coat - about A$30 - and a dissecting kit - about A$40. Students can purchase these items from any supplier; they remain students' personal property. Additional costs for field trips - food, accommodation, travel - may also apply. Additional information Also note that Albury-Wodonga students must transfer to the Melbourne campus after completing the first year of the course. Professional recognition Graduates are eligible for membership of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology. LOCAL STUDENTS Prerequisite Please note: students enrolling at the Albury-Wodonga campus must transfer to the Melbourne campus for the last two years of the course. VCE Units 3 and 4: English (any) NSW HSC: English Band 2 or equivalent Year 12 and non-year 12 extra requirements Guaranteed Entry (Year 12 applicants only): applicants with an ATAR of 65 or more receive a first-round offer; those with lower ATARs are considered through normal selection processes. Middle band Applicants may wish to provide other documentation in support of their application. Non-Year 12 applicants must complete and submit a VTAC Personal History online for other information to be considered during the selection process e.g. details on work experience or reasons for applying. Successful completion of any of the following facilitates an additional 1.5 aggregate points per study, to a maximum of 3 points: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematical Methods, Physics, Specialist Mathematics, Agriculture, Horticulture. Re-ranking is also based on performance in prerequisite studies. Costs Depending on the subjects chosen, extra costs can include a laboratory coat - about A$30 - and a dissecting kit - about A$40. Students can purchase these items from any supplier; they remain students' personal property. Additional costs for field trips - food, accommodation, travel - may also apply. Additional information Students who have completed the first year of the Bachelor of Biological Sciences or Animal and Veterinary Bioscience can apply to transfer into second year at the Melbourne Campus. Transfer is dependent on academic merit and the number of places available. Students are required to complete at least 12 weeks of approved workplace experience during vacations before being deemed to have completed the course. Professional recognition Graduates are eligible for membership of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology. [-]

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Game Design)

Campus Australia Sydney Melbourne Brisbane
February 2015

In the final trimesters of study, students learn a number of sophisticated skills including character rigging, intricate application scripting for games engines and motion capture for real-time games animation and cinematics... [+]

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Game Design) In the final trimesters of study, students learn a number of sophisticated skills including character rigging, intricate application scripting for games engines and motion capture for real-time games animation and cinematics. These skills are geared towards the final project which begins with the formation of teams, the generation of ideas and a thorough work-up of the games design process. In the final trimester of studio development, teams spend time producing their game concept in a process designed to emulate a real-world game production. With lecturers acting as Executive Producers, students incorporate knowledge developed thus far to produce a fully-interactive game world. These worlds may be suited for use as either a prototype of a possible larger production, or a complete smaller-scale independent games project. Finally, students are supported in developing their games art show reels and skills for finding suitable employment as they transition into the professional workplace. What Career will this Course prepare me for? Game Designer Producer Creative Director Programmer Level Designer Story Writer/Scriptwriter Technical Artist/Director Character Designer/Artist Audio Artist 3D Artist 2D Artist Concept Artist Texture Artist Environment Artist Interface Artist Animator Modeler Quality Assurance Tester Game Tester About our Courses JMC Academy’s Game Design course explores the creative origination of ideas and the design, development and implementation of those ideas into new game environments. Students’ abilities are built from the fundamentals up, with emphasis placed on drawing, sculpting and conceptual design. Strategies of creativity and expression are explored through concept development and game-play mechanics. Students graduate with hands-on expertise in leading industry software like Maya and the Unity game engine. Techniques such as concept drawing, environment modelling, digital sculpting, rigging, and game engine implementation are also developed to create high quality game art assets. By working together in teams to create interactive game prototypes, students are able to exercise their job-readiness in their chosen specialty whilst contributing to a creative project outcome. For anyone passionate about becoming a world builder and storyteller, this course is for you. Course Start Dates: February, June and October. [-]

Bachelor of Design (BDES)

Campus Australia Northern Territory
February 2015

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 [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Bachelor of Design (BDES)

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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

The South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC) receives and processes applications for admission for Charles Darwin University Higher Education prospective students.... [-]

Bachelor of Teaching in Secondary Education

Campus

This graduate-entry teacher education preparation course provides students with a qualification to teach in secondary schools. Students who have both the required undergraduate degree and specialisation subjects can complete the course in one year of full-time intensive study. The course is offered in a range of specialist areas.The course consists of three components of study. The professional studies component is available in each of the specialisation areas and aims to develop the professional knowledge, skills and values needed by an effective educator in students' key learning areas. The education studies component provides research-based studies of educational theory and practice as a basis for professional decision-making in the school context. These subjects draw upon the foundation education disciplines of psychology, sociology and philosophy, as well as addressing the education of students with special needs. The professional experience component includes both campus-based and field-based experiences. [+]

This course is a secondary school teaching preparation course. It is suitable for students about to graduate with a bachelor's degree and for mature-aged graduates who are changing careers and want a teaching qualification. It includes an intensive professional experience program where students spend up to 10 weeks in practical experience teaching and offers extensive, structured and closely supported experiences of secondary school teaching in different settings. The course has the flexibility to enable students who have most but not all the required undergraduate specialisation subjects to undertake the additional required subjects as part of the degree.

The course aims to produce students who:are able to teach in a secondary school settingare reflective in their practiceare able to adapt to the changing nature of teachinghave well-developed interpersonal skillsare keen to put current developments in learning and teaching into practice, andhave a commitment to lifelong learning.... [-]

Bachelor in Engineering Science

Campus Australia Perth, WA
February 2015

From building the world's largest man-made structures to its smallest electronic devices, from moving people across the globe to sustaining their local environment, engineering affects every aspect of our lives [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Bachelor in Engineering Science

From building the world's largest man-made structures to its smallest electronic devices, from moving people across the globe to sustaining their local environment, engineering affects every aspect of our lives. This major develops your intellectual, practical, scientific and project management skills along with your imagination, creativity, inspiration and communication.

Course description, features and facilities

The Engineering Science major provides you with fundamental engineering knowledge and develops your scientific, communication and problem solving skills through a combination of theoretical foundations and practical, hands-on courses and industry projects.... [-]

Bachelor of Business - International Event Management

Campus Australia Sydney
February 2015

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 Social Science

Campus Australia Sydney Full time Part time 3 - 6 years
February 2015

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. [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. 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 Applied Finance (Financial Planning)

Campus Australia Sydney
February 2015

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 Arts in Communication and Psychology

Campus Australia Dubbo Singapore
May 2015

Understanding human communication and behavior
Master two skill sets essential to advance your career in today’s global economy – communication and an understanding of human behaviour [+]

Top Bachelors in Australia 2014/2015. Developed and awarded by The University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, US

Understanding human communication and behavior
Master two skill sets essential to advance your career in today’s global economy – communication and an understanding of human behaviour.

On successful completion of this double major in Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Psychology, you can fit yourself well in many jobs covering both fields.

Employment opportunities exist in public relations and advertising agencies, publishing, the Internet and mass media, human resources and training, social services and other professions.

You can also pursue post-graduate studies to develop a professional speciality.... [-]