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Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Arts

If you are keen to combine your business management skills with a focus on humanities or creative arts, then this double degree in Business and Arts is the course for you.

The Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Arts gives you core capabilities to support business decision-making, including foundations in business law, economics and accounting, as well as the opportunity to specialise in a wide range of discipline areas from both business and arts disciplines.

Consider, for example, coupling a major in Accounting with Tourism, Marketing with Psychology, Information Systems with Creative Arts or a multitude of other combinations that will allow you to pursue a career you are passionate about.

Graduates will have a range of avenues open to them, from journalism to policy, management to design, public relations to banking and beyond. A number of majors are accredited by industry bodies, offering a guaranteed pathway into professions.

Domestic

General

  • Course code: 3202108
  • Course abbreviation: BBus, BA
  • Credit points: 432
  • Equivalent units: 36

Duration & Fees

ATAR

  • Indicative ATAR: 65

OP

  • Indicative OP: 14

International

General

  • Course code: 3202108
  • Course abbreviation: BBus, BA
  • Credit points: 432
  • Equivalent units: 36

Duration & Fees

  • Duration: 4.5 years full-time
  • Fees:

CRICOS Code

Admission Requirements

Course Overview

Career Opportunities

Graduates can pursue career opportunities that combine knowledge of business and the arts; and those specific to each discipline. For business: advertising, marketing, public relations, product management, management, international business, human resources management, investment, banking, accounting and finance. For arts: communication industries, community relations, journalism, cultural policy, management and administration, education, government, publishing, public service, multimedia design, creative and cultural industries, politics, social justice and human rights.

Professional Recognition

Selected majors of the Bachelor of Business are accredited by major industry bodies.

Professional Placement

Students may choose, as an elective, one double-weighted internship unit.

Major Areas of Study

Bachelor of Business majors available in the double degree:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing.

Bachelor of Arts majors are available from the following areas in the double degree:

  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Creative arts
  • Secondary school teaching areas
  • Sciences
  • Law and justice studies
  • Tourism studies
  • Psychology

See course structure for details. Please note that some majors and units in this double degree are only available online and may not be available at each location. 

Assessment methods

Refer to the Bachelor of Business and the Bachelor of Arts.

Teaching methods

On-campus students experience a variety of teaching approaches including lectures, tutorials, online activities and video-linked or podcast virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.

Our online study option is highly interactive and strives to promote collaboration and a sense of community. Students may receive a combination of podcast or video-linked lectures, electronic study materials, workshops, online discussion forums and virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.

Intakes list:

Domestic intakes
2019 Session 1 Session 2 Session 3
GOLD COAST
LISMORE yes yes
COFFS HARBOUR
ONLINE yes yes yes
Study Options
  • online
  • on campus
  • post grad
  • under grad
Domestic intakes
2018 Session 1 Session 2 Session 3
GOLD COAST
LISMORE yes yes
COFFS HARBOUR
ONLINE yes yes yes
Study Options
  • online
  • on campus
  • post grad
  • under grad
International intakes
2018 Session 1 Session 2 Session 3
GOLD COAST
LISMORE
COFFS HARBOUR
ONLINE
Study Options
  • online
  • on campus
  • post grad
  • under grad
International intakes
2019 Session 1 Session 2 Session 3
GOLD COAST
LISMORE
COFFS HARBOUR
ONLINE
Study Options
  • online
  • on campus
  • post grad
  • under grad

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