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Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Aviation Management and Safety)

Bachelor of Business and Commerce Major Aviation Management & Safety (BBCM)
  • CRICOS: 092182E

Study Mode
  • On-campus
  • Online

  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)
  • Semester 3 (November)

Number of Units
  • 24 units

  • 3 years or part-time equivalent

  • Springfield

View USQ Handbook
Program Information Set

Tap into an industry with global demand

As the aviation industry continues to grow globally and technology advancements are made in aircraft structures, systems and management processes, supervisory and management staff with a focused understanding of the aviation industry are becoming highly desirable. The Aviation Management and Safety major will help you tap into that demand.

As part of your studies, you will also undertake courses in airline and airport structures, and the safety management systems that underpin their complex operations and the business strategies which make them successful.

You also have the option to choose a second major from a range of business and commerce fields to shape the career you want and strengthen your position.

As a graduate, you will be equipped to enter a career within business and management specialty areas such as aviation operations, logistics, safety, marketing, human resources within the aviation industry, or other graduate positions in the aviation regulatory or investigative areas of Government.

Courses to be studied Units
Core courses 8
plus 1 x 8-unit major 8
plus 2 x 4-unit minors
or 1 x 4-unit minor and 4 approved courses
Total 24

Refer to the USQ Handbook for courses to be studied and recommended enrolment patterns.

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this program:

Study Mode Cost
External/Online AUD 20480
On-campus AUD 23200

Scholarships and financial assistance

You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2018 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

  • Subject pre-requisite: English (4 SA) or equivalent. Find your country's level of qualification and minimum entry requirements for this program.
  • Mathematics A (4, SA) is assumed.

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

Alternate pathways

Pathway programs are also available if you don't meet the English entry requirements mentioned above.

How to apply

CRICOS: 092182E

Closing dates

USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:

  • Semester 1, 2018 - Monday 26 February 2018.
  • Semester 2, 2018 - Monday 16 July 2018. 
  • Semester 3, 2018 - Monday 19 November 2018. 

Credit for previous study or work experience

If you have previously studied in your home country, you may be eligible for credit to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.