Course Details

Course Code BS11
Level Undergraduate
QTAC Code 092201
Duration 3F/6P
Entry Requirements Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent); English language proficiency requirements apply
Assumed Knowledge English – SA (QCAA) (or equivalent)
Mode On Campus, External Studies
Credit Points 240
Starting Semesters 1 & 2
Overseas Students Available
CRICOS Code 030720G

General Information

The Bachelor of Business is a three-year course (full time equivalent), and is available on both a full time and part time basis. The course is designed to meet the educational requirement for entry-level employment in business (both for-profit and not-for-profit) or for entry to further study in business specialisations.

The course integrates a Christian worldview into general business studies, where students may undertake majors in Accounting, Business Administration, Management or Marketing. The course provides a strong theoretical foundation to develop effective professionals who have an appropriate base of skills and practical experience to integrate theory and practice in a range of not-for-profit and business-related fields.

The maximum time for the completion of the Bachelor of Business is 10 years. Extensions beyond this time may be approved where extenuating circumstances exist.

Students who successfully complete the Diploma of Business may articulate into the Associate Degree in Business or the Bachelor of Business. Students who successfully complete the Associate Degree in Business may articulate into the Bachelor of Business.

Students who are enrolled in the Associate Degree in Business may exit with the Diploma of Business, subject to the completion of course requirements. Students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Business may exit with the Associate Degree in Business or the Diploma of Business, subject to the completion of course requirements.

Course Accreditations

The Bachelor of Business is:

The Bachelor of Business with a major in Accounting is also:

  • accredited with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and appears in the list of Accredited Tertiary Courses in the Institute Accredited Course Lists. Graduates meet the educational requirements for entry into the ICAA Program.
  • accredited with CPA Australia and appears in the CPA list of accredited courses. Graduates meet the educational requirements for entry into the CPA Australia Program and are eligible for Associate Membership of CPA Australia.
  • approved by the Institute of Public Accountants for Associate Membership for graduates.

Career Outcomes

  • Accountant
  • Administration Manager
  • Banker
  • Bookkeeper
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Event Coordinator, Event Manager
  • Financial Project Manager
  • Government Officer
  • Industrial Relations Officer
  • Insurance Officer
  • Manager
  • Marketer
  • Market Research Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Promotions Coordinator
  • Sales Coordinator
  • School Business Manager/Bursar
  • Small Business Owner
  • Workplace Health and Safety Officer

English Language Proficiency Requirements

Applicants for whom English is not their first language must provide certified documentary evidence that their secondary schooling, or tertiary studies of at least one year, was conducted in the English language or they have satisfactory results in an acceptable English Language Proficiency examination (see table below). Results are to be no more than two years old as at the commencement of the course of study.

Examination Minimum result
IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all subtests
ISLPR Not accepted
TOEFL 575 or better (pBT – paper-based); 90 or better with no subscore lower than 20 (iBT – internet-based)
STAT 156 or higher in the Verbal component

Course Structure

BACHELOR OF BUSINESS (BS11)

The Bachelor of Business consists of 24 units, 12 core units that provide basic knowledge of business principles and practices, 1 core unit that analyses Biblical Christian worldview in business and management contexts, 8 units chosen as a major study, and 3 elective units.

CHC provides sample unit outlines for each unit offered in this course. Should you wish to view the latest version of a unit outline, please contact the Course Coordinator via the School of Business Administration Office at reception@chc.edu.au.

In planning their courses, students must consult the relevant Courses Handbook for information regarding course rules and requirements, including unit prerequisite requirements.

Core Units

Unit Summary Sample Unit Outline
CS115 Foundations of a Bible-based Christ-centred Worldview Download
CS215 Contours for a Bible-based Christ-centred Worldview Download
CS315 Christianity and Worldviews Download
BZ100 Introduction To Business and Management Download
BZ101 Business Communication Download
BZ102 Accounting Principles Download
BZ103 Introduction To Marketing Download
BZ104 Economics Download
BZ105 Information Systems For Business Download
BZ201 Data Analysis Download
BZ202 Financial Management Download
BZ203 Business Law Download
BZ300 Christian Philosophy Of Business Download

 

Major

Student complete 8 units in one of the following major study areas:

Accounting Major

 

Unit Summary Sample Unit Outline
BZ211 Financial Accounting Download
BZ212 Management Accounting Download
BZ213 Company Accounting Download
BZ310 Business Planning Download
BZ311 Tax Law And Practice Download
BZ312 Auditing Download
BZ313 Law of Corporations Download
BZ319 Accounting Internship/Project Download

 

Management Major

 

Unit Summary Sample Unit Outline
BZ230 International Business Download
BZ231 Human Behaviour In Organisations Download
BZ232 Leadership In Organisations Download
BZ310 Business Planning Download
BZ331 Change Management In Organisations Download
BZ332 Human Resource Management Download
BZ333 Strategic Management And Planning Download
BZ339 Management Internship/Project Download

 

Marketing Major

 

Unit Summary Sample Unit Outline
BZ230 International Business Download
BZ251 Consumer Behaviour Download
BZ252 Marketing Communication Download
BZ253 Creativity In Entrepreneurship Download
BZ351 Market Research And Analysis Download
BZ352 Event Management Download
BZ353 Strategic Marketing Download
BZ359 Marketing Internship/Project Download

 

Business Administration Major

The Business Administration major consists of 7 units chosen from among the majors in Accounting, Management and Marketing, with a minimum of 3 units at 300-level, and the following unit:

 

Unit Summary Sample Unit Outline
BZ379 Business Administration Internship/Project Download

 

Elective Units

Students complete 3 Elective units drawn from units offered by the School of Business and/or, where approved, units offered by other CHC Schools and/or other higher education providers.