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Bachelor of Commerce (BCOM) - BCom

QTAC code (Australian and New Zealand applicants): Toowoomba campus: 905011; Distance education: 905015; Springfield campus: 925011

CRICOS code (International applicants): 017300D

 On-campus*Distance education
Semester intake:Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 3 (November)
Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 3 (November)
Campus:Springfield, Toowoomba -
Fees:Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Standard duration:3 years full-time, up to 6 years part-time 

Notes

Students can commence study in semester 3 at Springfield campus or via distance education only.
There is an opportunity for domestic students to complete an undergraduate business degree at the Australian National University. See the Diploma of Business Administration .

Footnotes
* Not all majors are available at Springfield campus. See below for further details of the majors available at Springfield campus.

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Contact us

Future Australian and New Zealand students  Future International students  Current students 
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Freecall (within Australia): 1800 269 500
Phone (from outside Australia): +61 7 4631 5315
Email: study@usq.edu.au  
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Phone: +61 7 4631 5543
Email: international@usq.edu.au 
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Freecall (within Australia): 1800 007 252
Phone (from outside Australia): +61 7 4631 2285
Email usq.support@usq.edu.au 

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Professional accreditation

Accounting major graduates will meet the educational entrance requirements of CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ). This provides Associate membership of CPA Australia, eligibility to study the CPA Australia professional exams and eligibility to study the CAANZ professional exams.

Accounting major students who complete a Finance minor will meet the educational entrance requirements of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia).

Successful completion of the Accounting major can qualify students for exemptions from the Fundamental level (9 papers) of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exams.

Finance major graduates will meet the educational entrance requirements to become a member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia).

The Information Technology Management major is accredited at professional level by the Australian Computer Society and, through the Seoul Accord, is recognised in other countries.

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Program aims

This program aims to provide students with specific knowledge and skills relevant to their disciplines and careers. This program satisfies the educational entrance requirements for membership of relevant professional bodies.

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Program objectives

At the completion of the program, students should be able to:

  • demonstrate strong communication skills

  • identify, analyse and solve problems in different decision contexts

  • think constructively and logically

  • make effective and creative use of modern technologies

  • acquire specific knowledge and skills relevant to their major study areas

  • demonstrate an understanding of the principles of accounting, finance, economics and business law

  • satisfy educational entrance requirement of relevant professional bodies.


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Australian Qualifications Framework

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is a single national, comprehensive system of qualifications offered by higher education institutions (including universities), vocational education and training institutions and secondary schools. Each AQF qualification has a set of descriptors which define the type and complexity of knowledge, skills and application of knowledge and skills that a graduate who has been awarded that qualification has attained, and the typical volume of learning associated with that qualification type.

This program is at AQF Qualification Level 07. Graduates at this level will have broad and coherent knowledge and skills for professional work and/or further learning.

The full set of levels criteria and qualification type descriptors can be found by visiting www.aqf.edu.au.

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Admission requirements

Year 12 English [4,SA] or equivalent is required.

Current skills at the level of Queensland Senior Secondary School Studies Maths A (4,SA) or equivalent is assumed.

Admission to the Bachelor of Commerce is in accordance with University's admissions policy for undergraduate programs.

Domestic and International Applicants from a non-English speaking background are required to satisfy English language requirements.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program. On successful completion of the English language program, Applicants may be admitted to an Award Program.

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Program fees

Commonwealth supported place

A Commonwealth supported place is where the Australian Government makes a contribution towards the cost of your higher education and you as a student pay a student contribution amount, which varies depending on the courses undertaken. You are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.
Commonwealth Supported students may be eligible to defer their fees through a Government loan called HECS-HELP.

Domestic full fee paying place

Domestic full fee paying places are funded entirely through the full fees paid by the student. Full fees vary depending on the courses that are taken. You are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.
Domestic full fee paying students may be eligible to defer their fees through a Government loan called FEE-HELP provided they meet the residency and citizenship requirements.
Australian citizens, Permanent Humanitarian Visa holders, Permanent Resident visa holders and New Zealand citizens who will be resident outside Australia for the duration of their program pay full tuition fees and are not eligible for FEE-Help.

International full fee paying place

International students pay full fees. Full fees vary depending on the courses that are taken and whether they are studied on-campus, via distance education/online. You are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.

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Program structure

The Bachelor of Commerce is comprised of 24 single-unit courses as follows:

Area of study  Number of units 
Core courses  8 units 
Bachelor of Commerce majors (select one):
  • Accounting

  • Business Economics

  • Business Law

  • Finance

  • General Commerce*

  • Information Technology Management

  • Sustainable Business.


*To discuss which courses to study within the General Commerce major, please
contact USQ. All course pre-requisites must be met, and all courses chosen are subject to the approval of the Program Coordinator.
 
8 units 
Plus one of the following:
  • Second major (8 units) or

  • 2 x 4-unit minors or

  • 1 x 4-unit minor and 4 elective courses.


 
8 units 
Total  24 units 


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Required time limits

Students have a maximum of 9 years to complete this program.

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Core courses

All students are required to complete a core of 8 single-unit courses. The purpose of the core courses is to expose business students to fundamental concepts and methods and the diversity of subject matter that they will encounter in their studies. The functional areas of business are identified and elementary tools leading to a focus in the majors are developed.

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making  1, 2, 3  1, 2  1, 2 
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts  1, 2, 3  1, 2  1, 2, 3 
ECO1000 Economics  1, 2, 3  2, 3 
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance  1, 2, 3  1, 2 
LAW1101 Introduction to Law  1, 2, 3  1, 2  1, 2 
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour  1, 2, 3 
STA2300 Data Analysis  1, 2, 3  1, 2  2, 3 
Select one of the following courses:
MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing  1, 2, 3  1, 2 
POL1000 Government, Business and Society  1, 2 

Footnotes
*Students undertaking the Business Economics major should select POL1000.

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Major studies

All students in the Bachelor of Commerce must complete at least one major study. A major study is a set of courses that make up a coherent, in-depth study of a specific discipline.

Double major studies

Students may choose to complete a second major from undergraduate degree programs in Business and Law, except the General Commerce major, or from the undergraduate degree programs in another area at the University of Southern Queensland. A program in which there is a first and second major is known as a 'double major'. Where a second major from another area contains less than 8 units, students must complete extra elective units, chosen from undergraduate courses offered at the University of Southern Queensland to ensure that their program contains 24 units in total.

Students may also undertake a second major from the Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Arts. Examples of second majors include Legal Studies, Journalism, International Relations, Marketing or Human Resource Management.

Specific majors

In this section:

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Accounting major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
Level 1 
ACC1102 Financial Accounting   1, 2, 3  1, 2 
Level 2 
ACC2113 Management Accounting I  1, 2 
ACC2115 Company Accounting (Formerly ACC3115)  1, 2, 3 
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations  2, 3 
Level 3 
ACC3101 Accounting Information Systems   1, 2 
ACC3116 Accounting and Society  1, 2 
ACC3118 Auditing  1, 2 
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice  1, 2, 3 

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Business Economics major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
Level 1       
FIN1103 Financial Markets  2, 3 
Level 2 
ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business     
ECO2001 Business Economics     
POL2001 Politics and International Business   
Level 3 
ECO3002 Economic Policy Analysis     
ECO3010 International Economics and Trade     
ECO3020 Behavioural Economics      
ECO3030 Sustainable Economies     

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Business Law major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
Level 2 
LAW2104 Business and Consumer Law     
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations  2, 3 
LAW2107 Environmental Law   
LAW2301 e-Law     
Level 3 
LAW3110 Insolvency and Restructuring Law     
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice  1, 2, 3 
LAW3131 Revenue Law and Practice II      
Select one of the following courses:       
MGT2204 Business Ethics and Governance  1, 3   
MGT3001 Global Management  1, 3 
POL2001 Politics and International Business   
PWE3000 Professional Work Experience 2, 3     

Footnotes
~PWE3000 Professional Work Experience is not available to international students regardless of location or mode of study as it is an elective course. Australian regulations do not allow an elective work-based training course that is not a mandatory program requirement to be offered to international students.

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Finance major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
Level 1 
FIN1103 Financial Markets  2, 3 
Level 2 
FIN2105 Portfolio Management 
FIN2108 Credit Analysis and Lending Management 
FIN2302 Financial Economics 
Select one of the following two courses: 
ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business     
FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning* (Formerly FIN1106) 
Level 3 
FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications (Formerly FIN2101)   
FIN3106 International Finance   
FIN3109 Managing Financial Institutions (Formerly FIN2109) 

Footnotes
*FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is not recommended for international students.

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General Commerce major

Students may select 8 courses from all courses listed in Bachelor of Commerce majors.

To discuss which courses to study within the General Commerce major, please contact USQ. All course pre-requisites must be met, and all courses chosen are subject to the approval of the Program Coordinator.

Please note: This major may only be taken as a first major by Bachelor of Commerce students.


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Information Technology Management major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
CIS1101 Business Online  2, 3 
CIS2000 Systems Analysis and Design  1, 3   
CIS2002 Database Design and Implementation  1, 3   
CIS2005 Principles of Information Security   
CIS3002 Business Analysis   
CIS3008 Information Technology Service Management   
CIS3009 Enterprise Systems in Practice  2, 3   
CIS3011 Information Systems Industry Project   

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Sustainable Business major

Course  Semester of offer
Distance/Online 
Semester of offer
Toowoomba campus 
Semester of offer
Springfield campus 
Compulsory courses: 
ECO3030 Sustainable Economies     
LAW2107 Environmental Law   
REN1201 Environmental Studies  1  
REN3301 Biodiversity and Conservation   
REN3302 Sustainable Resource Use 
Select three of the following courses: 
ACC3040 Sustainable Business     
ACC3041 Sustainable Accounting and Finance   
CIS1101 Business Online  2, 3 
CIS3008 Information Technology Service Management   
CLI1110 Weather and Climate  1    
CMS3001 Global Conflict Communication   
MGT2002 Managing Organisations   2, 3 
MGT2008 Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning      
MGT3001 Global Management  1, 3 
MGT3002 Leading Organisational Change 
POL3013 Sustainability and Politics   
PWE3000 Professional Work Experience 2, 3     
TOU2008 Ecotourism     
or any other course with the approval of the Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts. 

Footnotes
~PWE3000 Professional Work Experience is not available to international students regardless of location or mode of study as it is an elective course. Australian regulations do not allow an elective work-based training course that is not a mandatory program requirement to be offered to international students.

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Minor Studies

In this section:

A minor study is a coherent group of 4 courses. Within the Bachelor of Commerce, all students, except those undertaking a second major, must complete at least one 4-course minor from any minor offered by the University of Southern Queensland.

Bachelor of Business minors

Refer to the Bachelor of Business entry for a list of minors offered.

Other minors

Students may choose courses from those listed in the Minor Studies section. Enrolment requirements must be satisfied for any course selected.

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Accounting

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)

Non-business students:

ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making*S1 , S2  S1 , S2   S1 , S2 , S3   
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance*S1  S1 , S1 , S2   S1 , S2 , S3   

Select other courses from the accounting major in the Bachelor of Commerce (subject to enrolment requirements).

Business or commerce students not undertaking an Accounting major:

Select four courses from the Accounting major in the Bachelor of Commerce (subject to enrolment requirements).


Footnotes
*Students must complete this course before enrolling in other courses from the Accounting major.

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Advanced Accounting

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

This is only available to Accounting major students.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)
ACC3114 Management Accounting II   S1   Pre-requisite: ACC2113
LAW3110 Insolvency and Restructuring LawS2    S2   Pre-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111 or LAW5501 or LAW5111 Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: LAW2106
LAW3131 Revenue Law and Practice II   S2   Pre-requisite: LAW3130

Select one other course from the Bachelor of Commerce (subject to enrolment requirements).


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Banking and Financial Services

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students completing a Banking and Financial Services minor and who have also successfully completed FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance under the core component of the Bachelor of Commerce will meet the educational entrance requirements to become a member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia).


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)
FIN2108 Credit Analysis and Lending ManagementS2  S2   S2   Pre-requisite: FIN1101
FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning*S1  S1   S1   Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103
FIN3109 Managing Financial InstitutionsS1  S1   S1   Pre-requisite: FIN1103

plus one of the following courses:

ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business   S2   Pre-requisite: ECO1000
FIN1103 Financial MarketsS2  S2   S2 , S3   
MKT2012 Services MarketingS2  S2   S2   Pre-requisite: MKT1001
LAW2104 Business and Consumer Law   S1   Pre-requisite: LAW1101 and Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCLA or BCBL are not eligible for enrolment.
MKT3002 Business Strategy in a Global EnvironmentS1    S1 , S3   

Footnotes
*FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is not recommended for international students.

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Business Economics

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)

Select four of the following courses:

     ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business   S2   Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     ECO2001 Business Economics   S1   Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     ECO3002 Economic Policy Analysis   S2   Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     ECO3010 International Economics and Trade   S1   
     ECO3020 Behavioural Economics   S1   Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     ECO3030 Sustainable Economies   S2   
     POL2001 Politics and International BusinessS2    S2   

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Business Law

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)
LAW1101 Introduction to Law*S1 , S2  S1 , S2   S1 , S2 , S3   Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment

Select other courses from the Business Law major in the Bachelor of Commerce (subject to enrolment requirements).


Footnotes
*Students must complete this course before enrolling in other courses from the Business Law major.

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e-Commerce

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)
LAW2301 e-Law   S1   Pre-requisite: LAW1101 or (Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: BEDU (Legal Studies) or BLAW or LLBP or BALW or BBLA or BCLA & Co-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111) or (Students enrolled in Program: DJUR & Co-requisite: LAW5501 or LAW5111)
CIS1101 Business OnlineS2  S2   S2 , S3   
CIS3009 Enterprise Systems in PracticeS2    S2 , S3   
ACC3101 Accounting Information SystemsS2  S2   S1 , S2   Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and CIS1000

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Finance

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseOn-campusDistance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
Enrolment requirements
Toowoomba
(ONC)
Springfield
(ONC)
Ipswich
(ONC)
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance*S1  S1 , S1 , S2   S1 , S2 , S3   

Select other courses from the Finance major within the Bachelor of Commerce (subject to enrolment requirements).


Footnotes
*Students must complete this course before enrolling in other courses from the Finance major.

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Elective courses

Students not completing a double major must select 4 units of elective courses from courses offered at undergraduate level within Commerce, Business and Law undergraduate programs or, with the approval of the Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts, from other undergraduate programs offered by the University of Southern Queensland. Prerequisite requirements must be satisfied for any course selected.

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IT requirements

For information technology requirements please refer to the minimum computing standards.

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Other program requirements

Students must maintain good standing in this program. Please refer to the Academic Standing, Progression and Exclusion Procedure.

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Exit points

Students must maintain good standing in this program (see Other program requirements section). Students not wishing to complete the Bachelor of Commerce program may be permitted to exit with either the Diploma of Business Administration or the Associate Degree of Business.

Students may exit with the Diploma of Business Administration if they have completed 8 courses as follows:


Students may exit with the Associate Degree of Business if they have completed 16 courses as follows:


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Credit

Candidates for admission to the Bachelor of Commerce program may be eligible for up to 16 units of credit on the basis of successful completion of relevant, equivalent undergraduate study from a recognised university or institution offering equivalent study. Credit approved in this program will not automatically apply to other programs offered by USQ. Students studying accounting should note that professional bodies such as the CPA Australia andCAANZ advanced standing policies are more restrictive so students are advised to seek current information from these bodies before applying for credit.

Claims for credit for previous study should be submitted prior to or at the time of enrolment. Each claim will be assessed on individual merit in line with USQ policy.

Note: Where credit is granted, maximum and minimum duration will be adjusted in the same proportion as credit, for example, where eight units of credit is granted, maximum time will be six years and minimum time will be four semesters.

Recommended enrolment patterns

In this section:

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Recommended enrolment patterns

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Given the program structure information, students should plan their enrolment making sure that they have fulfilled all core, major, minor and elective requirements. Enrolment requirements must be satisfied before enrolling in a course.

As a guide, full-time students should plan to undertake 8 courses per year and online students, who are in employment, a maximum of 6 courses per year, with a minimum of 4 courses per year. This is exclusive of any semester 3 enrolments. Students wishing to enrol in more than 4 courses per semester must obtain permission from the Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts.

Courses are normally offered on-campus and externally in the same semester. If a course is offered twice in one year, the second offering will normally be on an external basis only.

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Accounting major recommended enrolment pattern - Toowoomba campus

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making1111
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour1111
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts1121
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance1121
LAW1101 Introduction to Law1212Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis1212
ACC1102 Financial Accounting1222Pre-requisite: ACC1101
Minor/elective/second major course1222
Minor/elective/second major course2131
ECO1000 Economics2131
Minor/elective/second major course 2141

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing2141
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
ACC2113 Management Accounting I2232Pre-requisite: ACC1101
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations2232Pre-requisite: LAW1101. Students enrolled in Programs BCBL and BCLA must complete LAW1111 instead of LAW1101 before enrolling. Students enrolled in Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA are not eligible for enrolment
ACC3101 Accounting Information Systems2242Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and CIS1000
ACC2115 Company Accounting2242Pre-requisite: ACC1102 or ACC2103 Formerly ACC3115
ACC3118 Auditing3151Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and ACC2115
Minor/elective/second major course3151
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice3161Pre-requisite: (ACC1101 and LAW2106) or ((LAW2202 or LAW1123) and (LAW3206 or LAW2223) for Students in Programs: BLAW or BALW or BBLA or BCLA or LLBP) or ((LAW5602 or LAW5123) and (LAW5706 or LAW5223) for Students in Program: DJUR)
ACC3116 Accounting and Society3161Pre-requisite: ACC2115
Minor/elective/second major course3252
Minor/elective/second major course3252
Minor/elective/second major course3262
Minor/elective/second major course3262

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Accounting major recommended enrolment pattern - Springfield campus (semester 1 intake)

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts11
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance11
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour11
Minor/elective/second major course12
LAW1101 Introduction to Law12Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis12
ACC1102 Financial Accounting12Pre-requisite: ACC1101
ACC2115 Company Accounting21Pre-requisite: ACC1102 or ACC2103 Formerly ACC3115

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing21
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
Minor/elective/second major course21
Minor/elective/second major course21
ACC2113 Management Accounting I22Pre-requisite: ACC1101
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations22Pre-requisite: LAW1101. Students enrolled in Programs BCBL and BCLA must complete LAW1111 instead of LAW1101 before enrolling. Students enrolled in Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA are not eligible for enrolment
ACC3101 Accounting Information Systems22Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and CIS1000
ECO1000 Economics22
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice31Pre-requisite: (ACC1101 and LAW2106) or ((LAW2202 or LAW1123) and (LAW3206 or LAW2223) for Students in Programs: BLAW or BALW or BBLA or BCLA or LLBP) or ((LAW5602 or LAW5123) and (LAW5706 or LAW5223) for Students in Program: DJUR)
ACC3118 Auditing31Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and ACC2115
Minor/elective/second major course31
ACC3116 Accounting and Society31Pre-requisite: ACC2115
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32

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Accounting major recommended enrolment pattern - Springfield campus (semester 2 intake)

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
LAW1101 Introduction to Law12Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis12
ECO1000 Economics12
Minor/elective/second major course12
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour11
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts11
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance11
Minor/elective/second major course22
ACC2113 Management Accounting I22Pre-requisite: ACC1101
ACC1102 Financial Accounting22Pre-requisite: ACC1101
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations22Pre-requisite: LAW1101. Students enrolled in Programs BCBL and BCLA must complete LAW1111 instead of LAW1101 before enrolling. Students enrolled in Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA are not eligible for enrolment
Minor/elective/second major course21

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing21
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
ACC2115 Company Accounting21Pre-requisite: ACC1102 or ACC2103 Formerly ACC3115
Minor/elective/second major course21
ACC3101 Accounting Information Systems32Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and CIS1000
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice31Pre-requisite: (ACC1101 and LAW2106) or ((LAW2202 or LAW1123) and (LAW3206 or LAW2223) for Students in Programs: BLAW or BALW or BBLA or BCLA or LLBP) or ((LAW5602 or LAW5123) and (LAW5706 or LAW5223) for Students in Program: DJUR)
Minor/elective/second major course31
ACC3116 Accounting and Society31Pre-requisite: ACC2115
ACC3118 Auditing31Pre-requisite: ACC1102 and ACC2115

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Business Economics major recommended enrolment pattern

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ECO1000 Economics1111
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance1111
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts1121
POL1000 Government, Business and Society1121
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making1212
STA2300 Data Analysis1212
FIN1103 Financial Markets1222
LAW1101 Introduction to Law1222Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
ECO2001 Business Economics*2131Pre-requisite: ECO1000
Minor/elective/second major course2131
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour2141
Minor/elective/second major course2141
POL2001 Politics and International Business2232
ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business*2232Pre-requisite: ECO1000
Minor/elective/second major course2242
Minor/elective/second major course2242
ECO3020 Behavioural Economics*3151Pre-requisite: ECO1000
ECO3010 International Economics and Trade*3151
Minor/elective/second major course3161
Minor/elective/second major course3161
Minor/elective/second major course3252
ECO3002 Economic Policy Analysis*3252Pre-requisite: ECO1000
Minor/elective/second major course3262
ECO3030 Sustainable Economies*3262

Footnotes
*Not available on-campus.

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Business Law major recommended enrolment pattern

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts1111
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making1111
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance1121
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour1121
STA2300 Data Analysis1212
LAW1101 Introduction to Law1212Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
Minor/elective/second major course1222
Minor/elective/second major course1222

Select one of the following two courses:

     POL1000 Government, Business and Society2131
     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing
LAW2104 Business and Consumer Law*2131Pre-requisite: LAW1101 and Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCLA or BCBL are not eligible for enrolment.
LAW2301 e-Law*2141Pre-requisite: LAW1101 or (Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: BEDU (Legal Studies) or BLAW or LLBP or BALW or BBLA or BCLA & Co-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111) or (Students enrolled in Program: DJUR & Co-requisite: LAW5501 or LAW5111)
ECO1000 Economics2141
LAW2106 Law of Business Organisations2232Pre-requisite: LAW1101. Students enrolled in Programs BCBL and BCLA must complete LAW1111 instead of LAW1101 before enrolling. Students enrolled in Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA are not eligible for enrolment
Minor/elective/second major course2232
LAW2107 Environmental Law*2242Co-requisite: LAW1101 or ENG2002 or (Students enrolled in Programs: BEDU (Legal Studies) or BLAW or LLBP or BALW or BBLA or BCLA & Co-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111) or (Students enrolled in Program: DJUR & Co-requisite: LAW5501 or LAW5111)
Minor/elective/second major course2242
LAW3130 Revenue Law and Practice3151Pre-requisite: (ACC1101 and LAW2106) or ((LAW2202 or LAW1123) and (LAW3206 or LAW2223) for Students in Programs: BLAW or BALW or BBLA or BCLA or LLBP) or ((LAW5602 or LAW5123) and (LAW5706 or LAW5223) for Students in Program: DJUR)
Minor/elective/second major course3151

Select one of the following four courses:

     MGT2204 Business Ethics and Governance3161
     MGT3001 Global Management
     POL2001 Politics and International Business^
     PWE3000 Professional Work Experience~ § 3161Pre-requisite: Students must have successfully completed a minimum of 16 units in their program of study.
Minor/elective/second major course3161
LAW3110 Insolvency and Restructuring Law*3252Pre-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111 or LAW5501 or LAW5111 Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: LAW2106
LAW3131 Revenue Law and Practice II*3252Pre-requisite: LAW3130
Minor/elective/second major course3262
Minor/elective/second major course3262

Footnotes
*Not available on-campus.
^POL2001 is offered in semester 2 only. If a student would like to undertake POL2001, substitute a minor/elective/second major, and enrol in POL2001 in semester 2.
~PWE3000 Professional Work Experience is not available to international students regardless of location or mode of study as it is an elective course. Australian regulations do not allow an elective work-based training course that is not a mandatory program requirement to be offered to international students.
§PWE3000 Professional Work Experience is not offered in semester 1 so a student may choose to rearrange their enrolment so that they enrol in PWE3000 in semester 2.

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Finance major recommended enrolment pattern - Toowoomba campus

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ECO1000 Economics1111
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance1111
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts1121

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing1121
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making1212
STA2300 Data Analysis1212
FIN1103 Financial Markets1222
LAW1101 Introduction to Law1222Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
Minor/elective/second major course2131
FIN2302 Financial Economics2131Pre-requisite: ECO1000 and FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour2141
Minor/elective/second major course2141
FIN2105 Portfolio Management2232Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
FIN2108 Credit Analysis and Lending Management2232Pre-requisite: FIN1101

Select one of the following two courses:

     ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business2242Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning^*Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN1106
Minor/elective/second major course2242
FIN3106 International Finance3151Pre-requisite: FIN2105
FIN3109 Managing Financial Institutions3151Pre-requisite: FIN1103 Formerly FIN2109
Minor/elective/second major course3161
Minor/elective/second major course3161
FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications3252Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN2101
Minor/elective/second major course3252
Minor/elective/second major course3262
Minor/elective/second major course3262

Footnotes
^FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is not recommended for international students.
*FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is offered in semester 1. If you wish to study FIN2106, you should rearrange your enrolment.

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Finance major recommended enrolment pattern - Springfield campus (semester 1 intake)

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts11

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing11
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance11
ECO1000 Economics12
LAW1101 Introduction to Law12Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis12
FIN1103 Financial Markets12
Minor/elective/second major course21
FIN2302 Financial Economics21Pre-requisite: ECO1000 and FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour21
Minor/elective/second major course21
FIN2105 Portfolio Management22Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
FIN2108 Credit Analysis and Lending Management22Pre-requisite: FIN1101

Select one of the following two courses:

     ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business§22Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning^*Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN1106
Minor/elective/second major course22
FIN3106 International Finance31Pre-requisite: FIN2105
FIN3109 Managing Financial Institutions31Pre-requisite: FIN1103 Formerly FIN2109
Minor/elective/second major course31
Minor/elective/second major course31
FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications32Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN2101
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32

Footnotes
§Not available on-campus.
^FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is not recommended for international students.
*FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is offered in semester 1. If you wish to study FIN2106, you should rearrange your enrolment.

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Finance major recommended enrolment pattern - Springfield campus (semester 2 intake)

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirementsComments
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
LAW1101 Introduction to Law12Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis12
ECO1000 Economics12
FIN1103 Financial Markets12
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts11

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing11
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance11
FIN2105 Portfolio Management22Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
FIN2108 Credit Analysis and Lending Management22Pre-requisite: FIN1101
Minor/elective/second major course22
Minor/elective/second major course22
Minor/elective/second major course21
FIN2302 Financial Economics21Pre-requisite: ECO1000 and FIN1101 and FIN1103 and STA2300
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour21
Minor/elective/second major course21
FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications32Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN2101

Select one of the following two courses:

     ECO2000 The Macro-economy and Business32Pre-requisite: ECO1000
     FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning^*Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103 Formerly FIN1106
Minor/elective/second major course32
Minor/elective/second major course32
FIN3106 International Finance31Pre-requisite: FIN2105
FIN3109 Managing Financial Institutions31Pre-requisite: FIN1103 Formerly FIN2109
Minor/elective/second major course31
Minor/elective/second major course31

Footnotes
^FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is not recommended for international students.
*FIN2106 Personal Financial Planning is offered in semester 1. If you wish to study FIN2106, you should rearrange your enrolment.

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Information Technology Management major recommended enrolment pattern

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making1111
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour1111
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts1121
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance1121
LAW1101 Introduction to Law1212Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
STA2300 Data Analysis1212
CIS1101 Business Online1222
Minor/elective/second major course1222
CIS2000 Systems Analysis and Design2131
ECO1000 Economics2131
CIS2002 Database Design and Implementation2141

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing2141
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
CIS2005 Principles of Information Security2232
Minor/elective/second major course2232
Minor/elective/second major course2242
Minor/elective/second major course2242
Minor/elective/second major course3151
Minor/elective/second major course3151
CIS3002 Business Analysis3161Pre-requisite: CIS2000 or CSC2407
CIS3008 Information Technology Service Management3161
Minor/elective/second major course3252
Minor/elective/second major course3252
CIS3009 Enterprise Systems in Practice3262
CIS3011 Information Systems Industry Project3262Pre-requisite: CIS3002

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Sustainable Business major recommended enrolment pattern - Distance/Online

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
ECO1000 Economics11
Minor/elective/second major course12
STA2300 Data Analysis12
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance21
REN1201 Environmental Studies21
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts22
LAW2107 Environmental Law22Co-requisite: LAW1101 or ENG2002 or (Students enrolled in Programs: BEDU (Legal Studies) or BLAW or LLBP or BALW or BBLA or BCLA & Co-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111) or (Students enrolled in Program: DJUR & Co-requisite: LAW5501 or LAW5111)
Minor/elective/second major course31

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing31
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
MGT2002 Managing Organisations32
MGT3002 Leading Organisational Change32
Minor/elective/second major course41
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour41
REN3302 Sustainable Resource Use42
LAW1101 Introduction to Law42Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
MGT3001 Global Management51
Minor/elective/second major course51
REN3301 Biodiversity and Conservation52
ECO3030 Sustainable Economies52
Minor/elective/second major course61
Minor/elective/second major course61
Minor/elective/second major course62
Minor/elective/second major course62

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Sustainable Business major recommended enrolment pattern - Springfield campus

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
Distance education
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Making11
CIS1000 Information Systems Concepts11
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Finance11
REN1201 Environmental Studies11
Minor/elective/second major course12
STA2300 Data Analysis12
ECO1000 Economics12
LAW2107 Environmental Law12Co-requisite: LAW1101 or ENG2002 or (Students enrolled in Programs: BEDU (Legal Studies) or BLAW or LLBP or BALW or BBLA or BCLA & Co-requisite: LAW1201 or LAW1111) or (Students enrolled in Program: DJUR & Co-requisite: LAW5501 or LAW5111)
Minor/elective/second major course21

Select one of the following two courses:

     MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing21
     POL1000 Government, Business and Society
Minor/elective/second major course21
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour21
MGT2002 Managing Organisations22
MGT3002 Leading Organisational Change22
REN3302 Sustainable Resource Use22
LAW1101 Introduction to Law22Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA are not eligible for enrolment
MGT3001 Global Management31
Minor/elective/second major course31
Minor/elective/second major course31
Minor/elective/second major course31
ECO3030 Sustainable Economies32
Minor/elective/second major course32
REN3301 Biodiversity and Conservation32
Minor/elective/second major course32