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|Award granted||Bachelor of International Studies / Bachelor of Commerce|
Offered at Melbourne Burwood Campus, Geelong Waterfront Campus/Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, Off campus
|Length||4 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2)
|Indicative annual fee 2013||$7,820* - Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)|
Faculty of Arts and Education
Faculty of Arts and Education: Course Director
Peter Haeusler, +61 3 924 46756, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact the Course Director for matters relating specifically to the academic content of this course - all enrolment related queries must go to the Student Support Office.
|CRICOS course code||075376C|
|VTAC Codes||14471 - Burwood (Melbourne), Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)|
15051 - Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)
|Deakin course code||D338|
(i) New course version commenced 2012.
(ii) The off-campus mode offering of this course is subject to negotiation with the Course Director. Please contact the Faculty of Arts and Education Student Support office on your campus for further details.
(iii) Students enrolled in this combined course will be required to undertake units of study at both the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus and the Geelong Waterfront Campus.
This course is designed to enable students to:
• develop their understanding of the international forces shaping government, business and community life in contemporary Australia
• develop a range of skills in analysis and interpretation of these forces
• have a grounding in business disciplines
• develop cross-cultural competencies through an internationally oriented curriculum and through participation in international study or work experience.
To qualify for the Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Commerce students must complete 32 credit points of study.
Students will undertake 16 credit points in the Faculty of Arts and Education and 16 credit points in the Faculty of Business and Law.
Course requirements for both the Bachelor of International Studies (A326) and Bachelor of Commerce (M300) must be satisfied.
The 16 credit points studied within the Faculty of Business and Law must include the 10 Bachelor of Commerce core units: MAA103, MAE101, MAE102, MAF101, MLC101, MMM132, MIS101, MIS171, MMH299 and MMK277. In addition students must complete a prescribed Commerce major sequence and a minimum of 4 credit points at level 3 which must be Faculty of Business and Law units course grouped to a Faulty of Business and Law undergraduate degree.
Within the 16 credit points required for the Bachelor of International Studies students must complete 4 credit points of core units, an 8-credit-point major sequence and an approved international study experience (2 to 4 credit points). It is envisaged that students would complete the overseas experience in the third or fourth year of their course.
See course entry for Bachelor of International Studies (A326) or Bachelor of Commerce (M300).
Students must meet the requirements for entry to both the Bachelor of International Studies and Bachelor of Commerce. VCE applicants must meet the prerequisite of Units 3 and 4 - a study score of at least 25 in English (ESL) or 20 in any other English.
Non Year 12 applicants must complete and submit a VTAC Pi form (see page Pi in VTAC Guide).
The University aims to provide students with as much credit as possible for approved prior study or informal learning which exceeds the normal entrance requirements for the course and is within the constraints of the course regulations. Students are required to complete a minimum of one-third of the course at Deakin University, or four credit points, whichever is the greater. In the case of certificates, including graduate certificates, a minimum of two credit points within the course must be completed at Deakin.
You can also refer to the Credit for Prior Learning (Credit Transfer) Search which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree.
Applications for Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. For information on the application process and closing dates, see the Apply web page. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
|Bachelor of Commerce (M300)|
|Bachelor of International Studies (A326)|