Bachelor of Business (33A)

Overview  2020

Entry Requirements

See entry requirements

Duration

Minimum 3 Years, up to a maximum of 7 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the list of distance courses (i.e. online and taken outside Australia) that are offered to international students

From 2019, this version of the Bachelor of Business (Course Code 33A) is offered in Shanghai for students studying with our transnational education partner Shanghai Ocean University only.

For information about studying in Australia, or via other partners, please see Bachelor of Business (Course Code B3A).

The Course Learning Outcomes are:

  • Develop and apply theoretical and technical knowledge and skills to a broad range of organisational contexts;
  • Communicate orally and in writing to diverse audiences using scholarly and discipline-specific language and formats;
  • Think critically, analyse, and solve complex problems; this includes the ability to collect and analyse data, generate information, develop alternative solutions to problems, and make decisions that require creative or strategic thinking;
  • Work independently, and collaboratively in diverse teams to complete allocated tasks exercising interpersonal skills;
  • Exercise judgement to solve and critically evaluate social, environmental and ethical problems.

Course structure

Shanghai Ocean University

Please note the standard enrolment pattern represented below in based on a student with no enrolment restrictions and no failed units. Students may receive personalised enrolment advice if they need to repeat any previously failed units or if an enrolment restriction has been applied.

 
2020- Shanghai Semester 1 (September)

This unit will help you understand the role that accounting plays in providing accountability. We move beyond introductory accounting and explore the important role that accounting has in organisations, society and the environment.After completing this unit, you will have fundamental…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 1
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3
Cradle CoastSemester 1
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides students with an introduction to management concepts, functions and strategies. The unit outlines the key functions of management. The unit then explores the context surrounding management functioning, including an analysis of the broad environment in which organisations…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 1
Cradle CoastSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit introduces the concepts of information systems in a business environment. It examines what is meant by an information system and why they are being used in business. The unit explores how information systems are being used and the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

 
2021 - Shanghai Semester 2 (February)

BEA111 Principles of Economics 1 is a compulsory unit in the Bachelor of Economics (BEc) and Bachelor of Business (BBus) degrees. It is also a nominated elective in a wide range of other programs throughout the University of Tasmania and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 1
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3
Cradle CoastSemester 1
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Marketing is the practice of managing an organisation's market offerings to create value-laden customer exchanges. Adopting a market orientation means organisations allow their marketing practices to be responsive to opportunities, and threats presented in the business environment. This responsiveness enables…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2
HobartSpring school (extended)
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Provides introductory knowledge on the contextual environment, strategic processes and operational management of international business. Globalisation forces domestic firms to look for market opportunities overseas. This requires the firms to make strategic decisions and undertake management in a complex cross-border…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides you with an introduction to the management of human behaviour in organisational settings. Topics include individual differences, perception, attitudes, and motivation and their relationship to performance. It also considers topics such as teams and groups, leadership, power…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

 
2021 - Shanghai Semester 1 (September)

BEA140 Quantitative Methods is a foundation unit in business statistics and the mathematics of finance, and is a core unit in the Bachelor of Economics (BEc) and Bachelor of Business (BBus) degrees. It is also a nominated elective in a…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 2
Cradle CoastSemester 2
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Commercial transactions provides an introduction to the Australian legal system, which considers sources of law such as Parliament and the courts, the Federal system, the legislative process, precedent, alternative dispute resolution, an introduction to the law of torts, the law…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides a comprehensive overview of the strategic management process, and aims to integrate functional areas of management in analysing issues in strategic management.Note: As part of a joint teaching initiative between the Australian Maritime College and the Tasmanian…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The European marketplace is a continually changing and evolving entity. Trade and foreign investment has grown significantly during the development of the Union and there is now a market of close to 500 million people within the EU alone. Since…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

 
2022 - Shanghai Semester 2 (February)

The main focus of this unit is on entrepreneurial behaviour, including approaches to creativity, innovation, risk-taking, and the process of social change. This unit provides access to a process of self-discovery through which a deeper appreciation of theoretical content is…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The service industry is increasingly identified as contributing to worldwide business growth and is seen as a critical source of employment. Furthermore, the provision of services is playing an increasingly important role in the marketing strategies of goods manufacturing companies,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 1
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The Asia Pacific is a rapidly growing region that presents attractive market opportunities for foreign businesses. However, this is also a complex and dynamic region, posing particular difficulties for foreign businesses operating in the region. Based on theories and concepts…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The demand for trained, experienced and effective marketing practitioners is growing. Marketing is a discipline that seeks to ‘make sense’ of the commercial world around us, a skill that can benefit any enterprise. As such, more and more firms (including…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

 
2022 - Shanghai Semester 1 (September)

The unit focuses on the process of innovation from an initial idea to the successful exploitation of a business opportunity. Innovation is not just limited to new products and new services. It also applies to new production techniques, new operating…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Examines the application of marketing principles and strategies in the international marketplace. The challenges and opportunities of marketing new and existing products to the global marketplace and marketspace are considered. Marketing activities, from the initial decision to internationalise through to…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Advanced Standing for 7 x elective units (87.5 credit points) granted on the basis of study in the Bachelor of Management at Shanghai Ocean University.

 

Students who meet the eligibility requirements are able to transfer to complete the final units for their Bachelor of Business in Hobart, Australia. In this case, students will complete the following units in place of BMA334 and BMA382.

Leadership is a key factor affecting the performance of all organisations and is of increasing importance in today’s dynamic business world. While the task of leading is generally associated with senior management, all employees have the potential to exercise leadership,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Retailing is a large and diverse industry that contributes significantly to the economy and creates more jobs than many other sectors (retailing is the second largest employment sector in Tasmania and Australia). For marketers, understanding different aspects of a retailing…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonAccelerated Study Period 3
Hong Kong Universal EdSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

  • Completion of the National Entrance Exam (NCEE) with a NCEE score that will enable entry to SHOU or as agreed by SHOU and UTAS; and
  • Successful completion of English study and attainment of an overall score of IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent.

Students meeting the English language, admission and academic progression requirements specified by UTAS will have the option of transferring to UTAS to undertake the final semester of their undergraduate degree and continue on to postgraduate coursework studies rather than completing the last two semesters in China.

Detailed admissions information and advice for all undergraduate courses, including comprehensive, course-level student profiles, is available from UTAS Admissions.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Detailed tuition fee information for domestic students is available at the Domestic Student Fees website, including additional information in relation to a compulsory Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

International students

2020 Total Course Fee (international students): $89,925 AUD*.

Course cost based on a rate of $28,950 AUD per standard, full-time year of study (100 credit points).

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

International students

For general enquiries regarding transnational education program fees please contact your home country provided / partner.

International students are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the annual rate. International students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Scholarships

Students meeting the requirements for transfer to UTAS in their final semester and/or further study at postgraduate level may be eligible for scholarships based on academic merit.

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