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Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Aviation Management and Safety)

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

Study Mode
  • On-campus
  • Online

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

Number of Units
  • 24 units

Duration
  • 3 year/s or part-time equivalent

Campus
  • Springfield

Semester 3 courses are only available via online study and for domestic students on-campus at Springfield.
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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 second 8-unit major 
   or 2 x 4-unit minors
   or 1 x 4-unit minor plus 4 x electives
8
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 22640
On-campus AUD 25600

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 2020 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

To study this degree we assume you have sound knowledge in:

  • English
  • Mathematics A

We assume that your knowledge is equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA). Find your country's level of qualification and minimum entry requirements for this program.

Find out more about assumed knowledge.

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.

Admission 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, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.
  • Semester 2, 2020 - Monday 13 July 2020.
  • Semester 3, 2020 - Monday 16 November 2020.

Recognition of prior learning or work experience

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