Degree plans for BCom majors

Degree plans show the typical degree structure for the BCom majors and satisfy all points, course and level requirements. Courses are organised by year to ensure you meet 200 and 300-level course prerequisites. When a course is offered in both semesters you can choose which semester you want to complete it in. To maintain a balanced workload, it is desirable to complete four courses each semester.

Degree structure for Accounting major

Year 1Year 2
200 level
200 level
200 level
Year 3
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    Required courses
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    Other Commerce courses
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    Courses from Commerce or other degrees

 NOTE:

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Accounting Degree Plan 2019 (101 KB)

Degree structure for Chartered Accountants and Accounting major

Year 1Year 2Year 3
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    Required courses
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    Professional Bodies (CA ANZ) academic requirements
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    Courses from Commerce or other degrees

NOTE:

1. ACCT 152 is a 15-point course and LAWS 101 is a 30-point course.

2. For a major in Accounting, select 60 points from prescribed ACCT 300-level courses. The courses shown are required for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ). For membership to professional accounting bodies, your BCom must include specific courses. Talk to a student advisor to make sure you are taking the required courses.

3. Students who commenced their BCom degree prior to 2014 are required to include FINC 203 to meet CA ANZ's requirements. There are different requirements for admission to Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and/or qualifying as an Accounting Technician.

4. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

5. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Accounting for CA ANZ Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 43 KB)

Degree structure for Business Economics major

NOTE:

 

1.  Recommended FINC 101.

2.  This degree plan includes 30 points of courses from the prescribed list for another BCom minor (excluding Economics) at 200-level. This degree plan includes 15 points of courses from the prescribed list for another BCom minor (excluding Economics) at 300-level.

2a: If Finance is chosen as the other commerce subject, then only 30 points are required as FINC 201 counts as one of the three courses, however, the student must take FINC 203 and 15 points from FINC 301, FINC 311 or FINC 312.3.

3.  Students intending to complete the BCom majoring in Business Economics must be credited with at least 60 points of 300-level ECON including ECON 310. 300-level courses used to meet this requirement cannot also be used to meet the 300-level requirement for an Economics major in the Bachelor of Commerce.

4.  BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

5.  Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio. 

BCom Business Economics Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 102 KB)

Degree structure for Economics major

Degree structure for Economics major with postgraduate course requirements (2)

NOTE:

1. FINC 101 is recommended.

2. For entry to honors and post-graduate study, please consult a student advisor. 

3. ECON 300 level courses for postgraduate study must include 15 points from either ECON321, ECON324 or ECON326

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Economics Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 103 KB)

Degree structure for Finance major

NOTE:

1. MATH199 is a 30-point STAR course equivalent to (MATH102 and MATH103).

2. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

3. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

 

BCom Finance Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 101 KB)

Degree structure for Human Resource Management major

NOTE:

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Human Resource Management Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 102 KB)

Degree structure for Information Systems major

NOTE:

1. COSC121 or COSC122 can be taken instead of INFO125, required for entry to 200-level INFO.

2. COSC362 can be taken in place of one 15-point 300-level INFO course.

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Information Systems Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 43 KB)

Degree structure for Innovation major

NOTE:

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study. 

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio. 

BCom Innovation Degree Plan 2019 (173 KB)

Degree structure for International Business major - Finance pathway with international exchange

Degree structure for International Business major - Finance pathway without international exchange

NOTE:

1. Select 30 points in a single subject from Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian or Spanish.

2. To be eligible to go on an international exchange you require a GPA of 5.0 or more in International Business major courses. 

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom International Business (Finance) Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 107 KB)

Degree structure for International Business major - Marketing and Strategy pathway with an international exchange

Degree structure for International Business major - Marketing and Strategy pathway without an international exchange

NOTE:

1. Select 30 points in a single subject from Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian or Spanish.

2. To be eligible to go on an international exchange you require a GPA of 5.0 or more in International Business major courses. MKTG204 can be completed in summer school (SU1) if the chosen exchange partner does not offer an equivalent course.

3. Entry to MKTG305 requires MKTG201, MKTG202, MKTG204

4. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

5. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

6.MGMT222 is no longer required for the International Business Major. From 2013 a 200-level commerce elective can be taken instead.

See also

  • International Business - Finance pathway degree plan
  • International Business major
  • BCom qualification

BCom International Business (Marketing & Strategy) Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 108 KB)

Degree structure for Management major

NOTE:

1. Select 30 points from MGMT 221, MGMT 230, MGMT 270, MGMT 281 or MKTG 201.

2. Select 30 points from MGMT or MKTG 300-level courses, but only one of MGMT 303, MGMT 308 or MGMT331.

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Management Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 42 KB)

Degree structure for Marketing major

NOTE: 

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Marketing Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 42 KB)

Degree structure for Operations and Supply Chain Management major

NOTE: 

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom OSCM Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 102 KB)

Degree structure for Strategy and Entrepreneurship major

NOTE: 

1. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Strategy and Entrepreneurship Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 42 KB)

Degree structure for Taxation and Accounting major

NOTE:

1. ACCT 152 is a 15 point course and LAWS 101 is a 30 point course.

2. Select 30 points from 300-level ACCT courses.

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Taxation and Accounting Plan 2019 (PDF 104 KB)

Degree structure for Chartered Accountants and Taxation and Accounting major

Year 1Year 2Year 3
  •  
    Required courses
  •  
    Professional Bodies (CA ANZ) academic requirements
  •  
    Courses from Commerce or other degrees

NOTE:

1. ACCT 152 is a 15-point courses and LAWS 101 is a 30-point course.

2. Students who commenced their BCom degree prior to 2014, are required to include FINC 203 to meet CA ANZ's requirements.

3. BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio has 180 point prerequisite. Recommended to be completed in the final year of study.

4. Students who commenced their BCom degree before 2019 are not required to complete BSNS 201 - Business and Culture paper and BSNS 299 - Employability Portfolio.

BCom Accounting for CA ANZ Degree Plan 2019 (PDF 43 KB)