Bachelor of Business

General

Program Description

CRICOS code: 058294B

The Bachelor of Business will teach you to understand the world of business and provide you with the foundation skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a successful career in business.

Good business skills are highly portable and always in demand. This course will help you develop the practical skills employers are looking for, including strong analytical skills, high-level problem-solving skills, the ability to communicate effectively within a business environment, and team-working skills.

The Bachelor of Business offers specializations in Innovation and Enterprise, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, and Marketing. Some of these specializations can also be taken as an Advanced Leadership stream for applicants who meet additional entry requirements.

Industry experience: You will get an opportunity to undertake an industry placement and/or project which counts toward your degree through our Work Integrated Learning (WIL) program.

Advanced Leadership: The Bachelor of Business (Advanced Leadership) is designed for high achieving students demonstrating the potential to attain leadership skills and work relevant experience to make them of distinct value to employers. It includes a guaranteed industry placement, research/project topic, student conference and individual mentoring.

Study Program

First-year topics include:

Accounting for Managers • Law for Business • Economics for Business • Quantitative Methods • Innovative and Creative Thinking

Some topics are available online.

Career Outcomes

Our business graduates work throughout the world with the range of opportunities continually expanding. Many of our graduates have gone on to reach very senior positions in both the private and public sectors internationally. Potential roles include business analyst, investment consultant, international marketing officer, human resource associate, superannuation adviser, treasury officer and logistics analyst. Potential employers include private sector businesses, government and not for profit organizations.

Further Study

You may wish to pursue further study to enhance your career and employment prospects. Options available include a Bachelor of Business (Honours) specialized or non-specialised Master of Business Administration, Master of Business, Master of Accounting, Master of Accounting and Finance.

Quick Facts

Last updated February 2019

About the School

Established in 1966, we are building on 50 years of achievement with a vision to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of ... Read More

Established in 1966, we are building on 50 years of achievement with a vision to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of Australia’s most enterprising graduates. With core values of integrity, courage, innovation and excellence, and an underlying ethos of being student centred, Flinders University has a bold mission of Changing lives and changing the world. Read less