Bachelor of Business (Business Administration)

Qualification: Bachelor's Degree
Study mode: Online
Payment options: HECS-HELP may be available
Duration: Self-paced
Start date: Enquire for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: Swinburne Online (RTO 3059)

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About this course

The Bachelor of Business (Business Administration) course offered by Swinburne Online through SEEK Learning will give you the knowledge and skills to forge a successful career in business administration.

Take this business course and you’ll learn all you need to know about how businesses operate on a day-to-day level. You’ll gain the practical and theoretical skills required to perform business tasks at management level.

You will graduate with a solid foundation in the central business disciplines of accounting, marketing, management and finance, plus other essential business administration topics such as communication, business law, sustainability and microeconomics.


Applicants are required to have:

  • A minimum ATAR score of 50 in the last 5 years



  • At least 3 years of related work experience


  • Completed a Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) or the core 'Learning and Communicating Online' study unit


  • Be an Australian or NZ citizen or permanent resident

Areas of study

The core subjects you will study in this business course include:

  • Learning and communicating online
  • Marketing concepts
  • Introduction to management
  • Accounting 1
  • Introduction to commercial law
  • Microeconomics
  • Foundations of business systems and ecommerce

The major subjects you will study include:

  • Marketing behaviour
  • Integrated marketing communications
  • Accounting systems
  • Corporate finance
  • Managing diversity in organisations
  • Leadership and management
  • Professional communication practice
  • Sustainable organisational change project

Plus nine elective units.

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How will this course advance my career?

A business degree is one of the most versatile qualifications you can have, allowing you to apply your business administration skills to any business or industry. Studying a business administration course is the best way to get the knowledge, skills and training to discover how businesses function on a daily level and be able to effectively manage the administration needs of any business.

You’ll be eligible for a whole host of management-level positions in organisations in the public or private sector, and be a crucial part of their everyday operation and success.

How else will I benefit from this degree?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Business (Business Administration) from Swinburne Online through SEEK Learning.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Receive career-focused training with practical, hands-on learning.
  • All course materials provided.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.

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Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy or Youth Allowance.

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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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SEEK Learning offers a vast selection of tertiary and vocational courses through some of Australia’s leading education providers. You can study an accredited TAFE, university and IT course, as well as customised training packages, from recognised course providers. With flexible study and finance options and many courses available through correspondence and online studies, you can gain any number of career-boosting qualifications at your convenience with SEEK Learning.
As a student of Swinburne Online through SEEK Learning, your studies will be supported by online communication with tutors and other students through discussion boards, chat sessions, email and blogs. Swinburne Online offers an excellent tutor–student ratio and you will receive regular feedback and guidance from eLearning Advisors.

Swinburne Online’s student liaison officers are available by email and phone 7 days a week to respond to any queries or concerns you may have about your studies. They can also provide information on admissions, enrolment and re-enrolment, course advice, policies and regulations, academic assessments and any technical issues you may experience.

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