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Bachelor of Commerce Professional

Course code W22

This course is for students who are enrolled in ECUs Bachelor of Commerce. Applications are by invitation only based on a students academic performance in the first two years of their course.

The Bachelor of Commerce Professional equips students with the theory, practical experience and transferable employability skills, including leadership, teamwork, critical thinking, communication and problem-solving, required to succeed in a wide range of business careers.

In this course, students will complete one year of supported professional practice in a work setting to develop a range of non-technical skills and attributes, as well as enhance student understanding of professional conduct, the realities of working and the different career options available to them in their chosen field.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

W22

Fees

Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $11,000

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Duration

4 years full-time

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Availability & Campus

This course is generally available to students by invitation only.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

W22

CRICOS code

094286C

Fees

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Duration

4 years full-time

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Availability & Campus

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

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Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Applications for this course are not accepted through ECU's Experience Based Entry Scheme.

Course Details

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Semester availability

This course is generally available to students by invitation only.

Semester availability

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

Course Structure

Note: Students wishing to take the Accounting major with one of the following professionally accredited majors (Human Resource Management, Project Management or Marketing) will be required to complete additional credit points/units exceeding that required for completion of the Bachelor of Commerce Professional.

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SBL1100Foundations of Business15
SBL1300Business Environments & Markets15
SBL1400Introduction to Business Analytics15
ACC1100Accounting I15
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ECF1110Economics I15
SBL1600Business Identity and Protocols15
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Year 2 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Year 2 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15

Note: Students with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65% or higher after their second year of study may be invited to complete an additional year of study to undertake a one year domestic or international internship. Those students will transfer to the Bachelor of Commerce Professional to complete their third and fourth year of study.

Year 3 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SBL4510Professional Practice Foundation15
SBL4520Professional Practice 45
Year 3 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SBL4530Integrated Professional Learning15
SBL4540Professional Practice Project45
Year 4 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Year 4 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit TitleCredit Points
OPTION 1
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Unit from Major/Minor/Elective15
Select one unit from:
FBL3501 ^Business Practicum15
SBL3500 ^Integrated Business Application15

OPTION 2

Internship Minor which consists of:

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
FBL3400 ^Business Internship I30
FBL3500 ^Business Internship 230

Note: Enrolment into the Internship Minor is by application only.

^ Core Option

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook

Majors you can study in this course

One or more of the majors in this course is externally recognised when studied within this course. Refer to the major for more information.

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Access, analyse and critically evaluate relevant information to solve challenging business problems systematically.
  2. Apply broad and coherent knowledge to a range of business situations, incorporating international/global/cultural perspectives.
  3. Collaborate effectively in team settings to produce measurable outcomes.
  4. Communicate business knowledge, concepts and advice persuasively and clearly in both written and oral formats, using relevant technology.
  5. Demonstrate competence in applying discipline knowledge in an industry or global setting.
  6. Generate creative ideas for business innovations that respond to opportunities and constant change.
  7. Reflect on feedback and critique one's own performance in order to identify and plan opportunities for development.
  8. Value professional behaviours and/or personal citizenship that reflect an appreciation of the interrelationship between business ethics and corporate social responsibility.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $11,000 *

* Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

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Career Opportunities

Possible future job titles

Corporate Accountant, Management Consultant, Economic Adviser, Financial Analyst, Human Resources Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Project Manager, Marketing/Sales Manager, Sport/Event Manager, Hotel/Tourism Manager

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