Bachelor of Commerce (Major: Management)

School of Business, Fremantle Campus

If you see yourself in a leadership position, then our Bachelor of Commerce with a Major in Management will provide you with the skills and knowledge that will enable you to maximise your potential as a manager and leader. This course will provide you with a solid foundation in all aspects of business management and leadership in the 21st century. This degree covers areas such as human resources, technology, innovation, international business, organisational development, financial management, strategic management, entrepreneurship and business planning.

  • Why study this degree?

    At the University of Notre Dame Australia, our Bachelor of Commerce with a Major in Management provides a solid knowledge base enabling students to anticipate, manage and facilitate change in a challenging and rapidly evolving business environment.

    Throughout this three-year degree, you will receive the benefits that come with small class sizes and dedicated lecturers and tutors with broad industry experience. You will also complete projects that are based on real case studies. The degree also enables you to understand the business planning process and to be able to create new business opportunities. Furthermore, our Business Internship program gives you opportunities to apply your theoretical knowledge in the business environment. As part of our focus on ethical business practices, you will also have the opportunity to reflect on the ethical and moral issues of management and the challenges of global responsibility.

  • Program summary

    Three Core Curriculum courses

    • Introduction to Philosophy
    • Introduction to Theology
    • Ethics

    Eight Business foundation courses

    • Accounting
    • Business Communication
    • Business Information Technology
    • Business Law
    • Economics
    • Principles of Management
    • Principles of Marketing
    • Quantitative Methods for Business

    Seven Management courses

    • Change Management
    • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Leadership: Theory and Practice
    • Managerial Finance
    • Organisational Behaviour
    • Principles of Human Resource Management
    • Strategic Management

    Five general electives

    Choose from other electives in Business, Arts & Sciences, Health Sciences, and Philosophy & Theology (some restrictions may apply). Electives can also be used to create another Major or Minor area of specialisation in the School of Business.

    More information about the courses can be found at the course descriptions page.

    Full details of the program requirements are contained in the Program Regulations.

  • Real-world experience

    You will learn from academics who are industry leaders and, through our practicum placements and internship programs, you will gain real professional experience and make valuable contacts with potential employers.

  • Study Abroad

    You will have the opportunity to complete part of your degree at one of our partner institutions
    through our exchange program. Get in touch with the Study Abroad Office to find out more about
    studying in Asia, Europe and North America.

  • Entry requirements

    Academic requirements for this program are outlined below.  In addition, to be eligible for admission, all applicants need to satisfy minimum requirements outlined at admission requirements. These include those relating to age and English Language Proficiency.  We also consider your application more broadly – your non-academic achievements (such as any previous leadership roles, volunteering, work, church and/or community involvement) as well as personal qualities - your aspirations and interests and your capacity to complete your chosen program.

    Applicants with recent Secondary Education:

    • Indicative ATAR of 70 with a score of 50+ in ATAR English, ATAR Literature or ATAR English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EALD)
      OR
    • Minimum International Baccalaureate (IB) score of 24

    Applicants with Higher Education Study

    • Other university studies completed at undergraduate level or higher, a minimum of 4 successfully completed subjects;
      OR
    • Successful completion of the Notre Dame Tertiary Pathway Program.

    Applicants who have successfully completed subjects at another University, which are relevant to the selected program of study, may be eligible for Advanced Standing.

    Applicants with Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

    • Completed AQF Certificate IV or higher in a relevant discipline, from an accredited provider such as TAFE or a Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

    Applicants with Work and Life Experience

    Applicants who left secondary education more than two years previously and who have not undertaken VET or higher education study since then, but with relevant work and life experience. Such experience may include, but is not limited to:

    • STAT scores of at least 135 in the Multiple Choice section and 140 in the Written English section are required
      OR    
    • Mature-age completion of two Year 12 WACE or HSC exams with a resulting ATAR of 70 or above
      OR
    • Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) or equivalent results if these have been completed within the last 5 years.

    Please note: all applicants must be of school leaving age or older to apply.

  • Fees and costs

    More information can be found at the Fees page.

  • Career opportunities

    The following careers are open to graduates of this program:

    • Business leader
    • Government advisor
    • Mining executive
    • Entrepreneur
  • More information

    For more information on the Bachelor of Commerce (Major: Management), please call our Prospective Students Office on +61 8 9433 0533 or email future@nd.edu.au.

    All international enquiries should contact the International Students Office on international@nd.edu.au.

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