Bachelor of Business
The University of Tasmania (English version only)

Bachelor of Business 
Registration Number : 211848
CRICOS Provider Code 00586B


Course Objective
The course is designed to nurture well-educated and adaptable graduates, with appropriate professional skills to meet the existing needs and demands of business and related professions. The course specifically prepares students to work in such areas as business management, human resource management, international business, marketing, organizational management and tourism.
 
Course Structure
The Bachelor of Business as offered by The University of Tasmania consists of 24 units of study. A maximum of 12 units will be credited for candidates upon completion of Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Marketing with details outlined below.
 
A. Students who complete the Melbourne Polytechnic Advanced Diploma of Marketing will receive up to 12 Units of credit towards The University of Tasmania BBus Degree as listed below:
Unit Code       Unit Name      
BAA111       People and Organisations      
BMA101       Introduction to Management      
BMA151       Principles of Marketing      
BMA258       Services Marketing      
-----------       Eight (8) units of credit in the Experience &
Engagement component of the degree
     

B. Twelve (12) Units from the TSBE (Tasmanian School of Business and Economics) are offered at HKUE over 3 semesters as listed below.

Unit Code       Unit Name      
BEA140       Quantitative MethodsAccounting & Financial Decision       
BFA103       Making      
BAA211       Entrepreneurship      
BMA262       Consumer Behaviour      
BAA110       Principles of Economic Thought      
BMA331       Marketing Research      
BAA310       Managerial Social Responsibility      
BMA349       Advertising & Promotion      
BAA215       Business and Corporate Law      
BMA329       Retailing and Sales      
BMA351       Marketing Management      
BAA311       Business Strategy      
 *The course structure is subject to change based on the final approval of The University of Tasmania.

Course Length
18 months
 
Mode of Delivery
Face-to-face Lecture and Tutorial
 
Start Dates
Semester 1   from July to December
Semester 2   from February to June
Semester 3   from July to December
 
Credit for Previous Studies
Passes in subjects or units in other courses from The University of Tasmania or other approved tertiary institutions or professional examining bodies may be credited towards the degree to an extent of maximum of 12 units as approved by TSBE . A maximum of 12 units will be credited for candidates in completion of Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Marketing.
 
Admission Requirements
Completion of Melbourne Polytechnic Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication OR
Completion of a Diploma or credit transfer from another college or university, which will be assessed individually by The University of Tasmania
 
English Language Requirements 
Completion of Melbourne Polytechnic Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication OR
English Language requirements are deemed to have been met if documentary evidence of English proficiency, equivalent to IELTS 6.0 overall with no band less than 5.5, achieved within the last two years of the application for admission to the Degree, is provided.
 
Attendance
Attendance at Lecturers and Tutorials is compulsory. 
Students are required to attend at least 80% attendance in each unit, penalties may apply if you fail to meet the attendance requirements.