Bachelor's Degree in Business Economics in Australia

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Business Economics

Bachelor degrees from accredited colleges and universities can be important stepping-stones toward a successful career.The most common type of undergraduate program is a bachelor's degree, usually awarded after four years of successful study

A business economics program teaches students the basics of supply and demand, scarcity, trade, and other economic concepts. After completing the program, students will be able to apply these concepts in a corporate setting.

 

Australia has the third largest number of foreign students in the world despite having a community of only 23 million. These are strong academic credentials, but Australian institutions are just as highly ranked as the cities that house them around the native land.

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Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

Swinburne Online
Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Learn how to build a brand customers love with an online marketing degree from Swinburne. Taught by experienced industry professionals, the Bachelor of Business (Marketing) gives you an understanding of contemporary marketing principles, and equips you with the skills needed to market products and services in today’s economy. [+]

Best Bachelors in Business Economics in Australia 2017. Become a marketing specialist Learn how to build a brand customers love with an online marketing degree from Swinburne. Taught by experienced industry professionals, the Bachelor of Business (Marketing) gives you an understanding of contemporary marketing principles, and equips you with the skills needed to market products and services in today’s economy. You will learn how to create and implement marketing strategies that effectively communicate with an audience, drive sales and grow customer loyalty. As well as becoming a better communicator, you’ll develop key business skills that will allow you to analyse market trends and customer data. Using real industry case studies, you’ll learn how the world’s biggest brands utilise marketing to succeed, and develop your own strategies that can be used when working for a business, contracting for clients or starting your own business. Career opportunities Advertising Coordinator Plan and implement strategic advertising for all types of advertising channels. Product Manager Develop and launch new products into the market, managing and their success and growth. Digital Marketing Specialist Develop and implement digital strategies designed to increase online traffic to a company’s website. Marketing Manager Lead a team to carry out day-to-day marketing activities and develop long-term growth strategies for an organisation. Learning at Swinburne Online Led by industry leaders The Swinburne Online Bachelor of Business (Marketing) is an accredited qualification from a university ranked among the top 3% in the world. Taught by marketing professionals, this course has been designed to give you the skills employers are looking for. You will graduate with the same degree as on-campus students, which will open doors to business opportunities both here and overseas. A community of thinkers At Swinburne Online, you will form part of an online community of switched-on business students. Like you, each person will bring a unique perspective to discussions. You will work on a range of activities that simulate real life working situations, and form valuable networks with those working in marketing positions in various industries. ​A unique learning experience You shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to study, so we have created a degree that can fit around it. Studying an online Marketing degree means you can work to your own schedule. And you’ll learn in a live, interactive environment with other students from your discipline. Here you will manage campaigns, analyse customer data, learn from real life examples and develop a skill set you can take straight into the workplace. Entry criteria Non-Year 12 entry Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply. Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit. Applicants without a formal qualification but with significant and relevant work experience and appropriate English language skills will be considered if they can demonstrate that they can undertake the course with a reasonable prospect of success. The University may determine selection criteria and restrictions in respect of courses to apply in addition to these entry requirements. Year 12 entry Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification. VCE Pre-requisites Applicants must meet the associated minimum ATAR score Units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL [-]

Bachelor of Business (Management)

Swinburne Online
Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Great business leaders aren’t born – they are made. With a Bachelor of Business (Management) degree from Swinburne you will develop the skills you need to successfully lead teams in a broad range of organisations. [+]

Become a business leader Great business leaders aren’t born – they are made. With a Bachelor of Business (Management) degree from Swinburne you will develop the skills you need to successfully lead teams in a broad range of organisations. You will learn how to plan, monitor and control resources, meet key business objectives, and master the art of managing yourself and others. Taught by industry professionals, this course prepares you for a diverse range of management roles. You’ll graduate knowing how to make effective, well-informed business decisions, no matter what the situation. Career opportunities Team Leader Supervise, guide and motivate a team to achieve KPI targets. General Manager Establish and work towards key business objectives. Managing Director Develop strategic plans and build an effective management team to achieve business goals. Learning at Swinburne Online Led by industry leaders The Swinburne Online Bachelor of Business (Management) is an accredited qualification from a university ranked among the top 3% in the world. Taught by industry professionals, this course has been designed to give you the skills employers are looking for. You will graduate with the same degree as on-campus students, which will open doors to business opportunities both here and overseas. A community of thinkers At Swinburne Online, you will form part of an online community of switched-on business students. You’ll learn from experienced managers, gain insights into areas of business you may not be familiar with, and form a valuable industry network. The connections you make could lead to your next career, or business venture. A unique learning experience You shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to study, so we have created a degree that can fit around it. Studying a business course online means you work to your own schedule. And you’ll learn in an interactive environment with other students from your discipline. Here you will manage projects, learn from real life industry examples and develop techniques you can take straight into the workplace. Entry criteria Non-Year 12 entry Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply. Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit. Applicants without a formal qualification but with significant and relevant work experience and appropriate English language skills will be considered if they can demonstrate that they can undertake the course with a reasonable prospect of success. The University may determine selection criteria and restrictions in respect of courses to apply in addition to these entry requirements. Year 12 entry Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification. VCE Pre-requisites Applicants must meet the associated minimum ATAR score Units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL [-]

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

Swinburne Online
Online Full time March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Start your career in finance by becoming a qualified accountant. Professionally accredited by CPA Australia and taught by qualified accountants, our Bachelor of Business (Accounting) will give you the skills you need to work in a broad range of financial roles. [+]

Best Bachelors in Business Economics in Australia 2017. Become a qualified accountant Start your career in finance by becoming a qualified accountant. Professionally accredited by CPA Australia and taught by qualified accountants, our Bachelor of Business (Accounting) will give you the skills you need to work in a broad range of financial roles. You'll learn to evaluate, analyse and communicate the financial position of an organisation, and make critical business decisions as part of a strategic team. By studying your accounting degree online with Swinburne, you will graduate as a qualified accountant, and be eligible to apply for membership of CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA). Career opportunities Accounts Officer Analyse the financial activities and maintain the growth targets of a business. Tax Accountant Prepare financial statements and income tax returns for clients. Financial Accountant Manage the production of statutory accounts, balance sheet reconciliation and budget control. Management Accountant Provide financial, compliance and strategic support to a business. Learning at Swinburne Online Designed by accountants, for accountants The Bachelor of Business (Accounting) is an internationally recognised qualification from a university ranked among the top 3% in the world. Taught by industry professionals, the course has been designed specifically to meet the requirements of Australia’s professional accounting bodies. You will graduate with an industry standard qualification, which will open doors to business opportunities both in Australia and overseas. A community of thinkers At Swinburne Online, you will form part of an online community of switched-on business students. You’ll learn from practicing accounting professionals, gain insights into areas of business you may not be familiar with, and form a valuable industry network. The connections you make could lead to your next career, or business venture. A unique learning experience You shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to study, so we have created a degree that can fit around it. By studying an accounting degree online, you can work to your own schedule and you’ll learn from industry professionals in a purpose-built online environment. Here you will work on real accounts, and develop practical skills and techniques you can apply in a range of industries. Entry criteria Non-Year 12 entry Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply. Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit. Applicants without a formal qualification but with significant and relevant work experience and appropriate English language skills will be considered if they can demonstrate that they can undertake the course with a reasonable prospect of success. The University may determine selection criteria and restrictions in respect of courses to apply in addition to these entry requirements. Year 12 entry Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification. VCE Pre-requisites Applicants must meet the associated minimum ATAR score Units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL [-]

Bachelor of Business

Avondale College of Higher Education
Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Cooranbong + 1 more

In today’s competitive marketplace, an Avondale business degree will put you one step ahead of the rest. Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you... [+]

Bachelor of Business (BBus) Course Overview In today’s competitive marketplace, an Avondale business degree will put you one step ahead of the rest. Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you to open doors to a wide range of career opportunities. The degree is designed to teach you the business essentials such as how to be an effective leader, market a product, budget, and sell your ideas. You will also explore how the economy functions and what it entails to manage your own business, giving you a strong understanding of business practice and strategy. Areas of Study Accounting, Marketing, or Human Resource Management Course Code 4350 Course Duration Three years full-time (or part-time equivalent) Study Mode On-Campus Accreditation The Bachelor of Business course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). The Avondale Business School’s Accounting program is accredited with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and CPA Australia. Graduates who major in Accounting are eligible for graduate admission to CPA and the ICA. [-]

Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Combine a strong foundation in business with a double major in accounting and finance through this course. You'll graduate with a professionally accredited major in accounting as well as knowledge and skills in corporate finance, international finance, risk management and investment and portfolio management. [+]

Best Bachelors in Business Economics in Australia 2017. Combine a strong foundation in business with a double major in accounting and finance through this course. You'll graduate with a professionally accredited major in accounting as well as knowledge and skills in corporate finance, international finance, risk management and investment and portfolio management. Over three years, you'll learn key business principles, build an understanding of accounting systems, develop the skills for good decision-making, understand how to plan and control business finances, and gain an appreciation of sustainability issues and entrepreneurship. Our close connections to business and industry partners including Deloitte, PwC and ANZ Bank will help you build your professional network while you study. English Language Requirements 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. 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 - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2014 (indicative only) - 50 International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website 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 programs. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition Once you graduate, you'll be eligible to join professional bodies like CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA), the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Career opportunities Our graduates have found work in companies like BHP Billiton, Imarex and Accenture Australia as financial analysts, derivatives brokers and consultants. [-]

Bachelor of Business Information Systems

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Information systems help people use technology to make the best possible decisions. This degree, accredited by the Australian Computer Society, gives you a comprehensive understanding of the tools and techniques required to manage these complex systems, and creative innovative solutions to information challenges. [+]

Information systems help people use technology to make the best possible decisions. This degree, accredited by the Australian Computer Society, gives you a comprehensive understanding of the tools and techniques required to manage these complex systems, and creative innovative solutions to information challenges. In first year you'll cover key concepts in IT, programming and information systems along with the foundations of management, marketing and accounting. In second and third year you'll go on to study subjects such as the development of information systems and database design. Your third year will involve a year-long industry project, giving you hands-on experience working as part of a team in the planning and development of a medium sized software project. Once you graduate, you'll be ready to work in technology and management across a range of organisations. You could find roles in systems analysis and development, business analysis, and project management. English Language Requirements 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 - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - N/A International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 65 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 8 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website 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 programs. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Professional recognition This course is fully accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). Career opportunities You'll be suited to roles that bridge the gap between technical and management personnel. You can find a career in various sectors, for example, as a system analyst with expertise in analysing business information system requirements and system deployment methods. [-]

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Bendigo

Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. [+]

Best Bachelors in Business Economics in Australia 2017. Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. In your first year you'll be introduced to a range of business disciplines such as economics, finance and marketing. You'll also complete the first subject of your accounting major. Through this major, you'll build detailed knowledge of financial and management accounting, accounting information systems and auditing. You'll also develop project management skills and an awareness of ethics, human rights, sustainability and public policy, preparing you for careers in areas like taxation, financial management, forensic accounting and business consulting. The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Alongside these core studies, you can choose from electives including study tours, internships and languages. You'll have the option to complete these electives overseas at one of our partner universities, which include top business schools such as the University of Innsbruck and the Berlin School of Economics. English Language Requirements 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 - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - Melbourne: 50.2, Bendigo: 50.4, Albury-Wodonga: N/A, Mildura: 51.65, Shepparton: N/A International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website 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 the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Career opportunities Many company directors and managers began their careers as accounting graduates, and accountants continue to play a key role in organisational strategy and management. You could go on to build a career in finance, mining and resources, manufacturing or even the education sector. [-]

Bachelor of Business

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Mildura

This course gives you the chance to study industry-specific areas such as events, sports, tourism and hospitality management. You can also choose a discipline such as accounting, economics, finance, management or marketing as your primary major, and match that with any business or non-business major, minor or elective from across the University. [+]

Take the opportunity to experience a range of business disciplines before deciding on your major and customise your subjects to fit your career goals. This course gives you the chance to study industry-specific areas such as events, sports, tourism and hospitality management. You can also choose a discipline such as accounting, economics, finance, management or marketing as your primary major, and match that with any business or non-business major, minor or elective from across the University. Your first year gives you an overview of business practices and prepares you to take on higher-level problem solving in second and third year. Your subjects will introduce you to accounting, finance, management, marketing and economics - all key to understanding business environments. Having sampled a range of subjects in first semester, you can then choose one or two business disciplines to specialise in throughout the remainder of your course. Through your elective subjects, you might choose to study a language, politics, international development, Asian studies, journalism, or take a study tour or internship. You could also participate in La Trobe Business School subjects at our partner universities in France, China and Vietnam. 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; for more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. 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; 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. 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 the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition Human Resource Management graduates can seek admission to the Australian Human Resource Institute (subject to relevant work experience). Marketing graduates are eligible to join the Australian Marketing Institute or the Australian Market and Social Research Society as associate members. Career opportunities You'll graduate with practical skills, a global perspective and a detailed understanding of complex business environments and how they affect each other. [-]

Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

University of South Australia
Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Adelaide + 1 more

This is a specialised marketing degree. You will learn about consumer psychology, the scientific laws of brand growth, and develop the practical skills that you will need to become a marketing manager. The School of Marketing is unique because it is [+]

Best Bachelors in Business Economics in Australia 2017. This is a specialised marketing degree. You will learn about consumer psychology, the scientific laws of brand growth, and develop the practical skills that you will need to become a marketing manager. The School of Marketing is unique because it is linked to a world-class academic research institute. The Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science has received international acclaim for its contribution to marketing science and is a consultant for some of the world´s biggest brands. If you choose marketing at the University of South Australia you will be taught the very latest marketing knowledge by the same marketing scientists that advise Coca-Cola, Colgate-Palmolive and Unilever. The School is also home to the Institute for Choice, who provide unparalleled insight into human choice behaviour and how it affects the products we choose, the life we lead and the world we shape. You can gain practical experience through industry placements, vacation research programs and advanced masterclasses, and the opportunity to study overseas. You also have the opportunity to study marketing with communication in the Bachelor of Marketing and Communication (DBMN) program. Work Placement Opportunity In third year you can apply for the Marketing Project, an opportunity to gain experience and meet industry contacts while working for a real business. As part of this course, you will conduct a comprehensive market research project and present your final report to senior management. In second or third year you can undertake an industry placement as part of our Marketing Placement course. A placement provides important work experience before you graduate, and real-world insight into the realities of marketing practice. [-]