Students can study one major plus electives; two majors; or one double major. Majors and campus availabilities include:
- Accounting (GC, L, CH, DE, SYD*)
- Accounting and Advanced Accounting (double major) (DE)
- Digital Marketing (GC, CH, DE)
- Finance (GC, DE)
- Human Resource Management (GC, DE)
- Information Systems (GC, CH, DE, SYD*)
- International Business (GC, DE)
- Management (DE)
- Marketing (GC, L, DE)
- Marketing and Digital Marketing (double major) (GC, DE)
On-campus students can also study any Bachelor of Business major by distance education. Some units may only be available by distance education.
University-wide majors: A number of University-wide majors are also available, but some are not offered by distance education or available at each location.
*Sydney available to international students only.
|Graduate Attribute||Course Learning Outcome|
Develop and create effective solutions to straight forward problems from a discipline area. Critically evaluate, analyse and synthesise a straight forward issue or theory from a discipline area to arrive at a conclusion / decision with justification.
Incorporated in Knowledge of a discipline.
Describe and apply a recognised ethical framework to analyse behaviour in a discipline or workplace/ organisation. Apply discipline based knowledge and skills in situations that require autonomy and well-developed responsible behaviour.
|Knowledge of a discipline|
Demonstrate and apply in-depth discipline specific knowledge and skills with a global perspective. Demonstrate an understanding and application of research, analytical and technical skills in a broad business discipline.
Incorporated in Intellectual rigour.
|Communication and social skills|
Prepare and deliver well developed discipline advice, knowledge and ideas orally for a business and public context. Prepare and deliver well developed and justified, discipline advice using written communications suitable for business and public contexts.
Investigate and identify a broad range of leadership practices in the management of people and self.
Demonstrate the ability to effectively participate in and reflect upon self and team activities in general business situations.
Incorporated in Knowledge of a discipline.
These majors are accredited by the following professional bodies:
- Accounting major: Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ); CPA Australia
- Finance major: Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)
- Human Resource Management major: Australian Human Resource Institute (AHRI)
- Accounting majors: Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)
- Marketing major: Australian Market and Social Research Society (AMSRS); Australian Marketing Institute (AMI)
- All majors: Australian Institute of Management (AIM)
3 years full-time; 6 years part-time
3 years full-time
|Location||Teaching period||UAC code||QTAC code|
|Coffs Harbour||Session 1||332150||052501|
|Gold Coast||Session 1||332160||052161|
|Location||Teaching period||Annual Fees||CRICOS|
|Coffs Harbour||Session 1||$16,560 ($2,070 per unit)||016157C|
|Gold Coast||Session 1||$16,560 ($2,070 per unit)||016157C|
|Lismore||Session 1||$16,560 ($2,070 per unit)||016157C|
|Papua New Guinea - IBSU Port Moresby||Session 1||N/A||N/A|
|Sydney||Session 1||$17,488 ($2,186 per unit)||081532A|
See the University’s Rules Relating to Awards, in conjunction with the Specific Award Rules listed below.
To be eligible for the award of Bachelor of Business a candidate shall successfully complete not less than twenty-four (24) units comprising:
- All units listed in Part A of the Schedule of Units attached to these rules; and
- One (1) eight-unit (8) Major selected from the Majors in Part B of the Schedule of Units; and
- A second eight-unit (8) Major selected from the Majors in Part B; or
- Eight (8) elective units selected from Part B, Part C or Part D of the Schedule of Units; or
- One (1) eight-unit (8) University-wide Major selected from the University-wide Schedule of Majors.
To be eligible for the award of Associate Degree of Business a candidate shall successfully complete sixteen (16) units comprising:
- All eight (8) units from Part A of the Schedule of Units attached to these Rules; and
- Any eight units (8) from Parts B, C or D of the Schedule of Units.
To be eligible for the award of Diploma of Business a candidate shall successfully complete eight (8) units comprising:
- Any eight units (8) listed in Part A or D of the Schedule of Units attached to these Rules.
- A candidate in the Bachelor of Business who has completed the requirements for the Associate Degree of Business may elect to be awarded the Associate Degree of Business following withdrawal from candidature for the Bachelor degree.
- A candidate in the Bachelor of Business who has completed the requirements for the Diploma of Business may elect to be awarded the Diploma of Business following withdrawal from candidature for the Bachelor degree.
Schedule of units
Your course progression is in the recommended order you should complete your course in. It is important that you follow this to ensure you meet the course requirements. Assistance on how to enrol can be accessed here.
Students should use course progression information to select units specific to their course and enrol in these units using My Enrolment
Browse uni-wide elective units by selecting Uni-wide elective in the advanced filter of the Unit search
Browse shared majors and their units at Shared majors
|Title||Level of learning||Note|
|Contact the Southern Cross Business School for this course progression.
|Note 1:||Double-weighted Unit|
|Note 2:||Candidates, who do not have the assumed knowledge for a Part A Core Unit, must attempt the corresponding Part D Core Skills unit/s before, or concurrently with the corresponding Part A Core Unit.|
|Note 3:||Candidates who have been awarded a Fail grade in a Part A Core Unit must enrol in the corresponding Part D Core Skills unit/s in the next available offering before, or concurrently with the Part A Core Unit. Candidates who have been awarded a Fail grade in a Part A Core Unit and who have completed the corresponding Part D Core Skills unit/s must re-enrol in the Part A Core Unit in the next available offering|
|Note 4:||Candidates who have been awarded a Fail grade two (2) times in the same Part D Core Skills unit: (a) Will be excluded from the award for one (1) study period; and (b) May request the Head of School to review their exclusion. This request, stating clearly the reasons for a review, must be submitted in writing to the Head of School within (10) working days of the University’s official date of notification.|