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University of New England
This Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business at the University of New England (UNE) equips you with advanced skills and knowledge in your chosen study areas, alongside in-depth understanding of the principles, theory and key elements of management, accounting, economics, finance, marketing and organisational development.
This course will train you to effectively research, analyse and communicate, which are all highly valued workplace competencies. The business aspect of the degree provides the foundational skills and knowledge needed to achieve business success and can lead to a variety of leadership and management positions in the public, private and community sectors.
This is a highly versatile degree, offering you maximum flexibility and choice in your preferred discipline areas and fields of study.
If plans change, and you can no longer commit to the full Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business, you could still be eligible to receive a qualification.
Depending on the credit points you've completed, you could exit with a the Diploma in Business or the Advanced Diploma in Arts.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
Assumed knowledge is two units of English; studies in mathematics are desirable for majors in economics and quantitative areas.
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education and experience meet certain criteria.
In this the arts and humanities component of the course, students can choose to major in one of the following:
In the business component of the course, the subjects you may study include:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business from the University of New England.
Arts graduates can pursue career paths in a wide variety of occupations due to their advanced skills in research, critical analysis and communication. Examples of possible career paths include management, public relations, foreign affairs, education, business, human resources, research, psychology and archaeology.
Bachelor of Business graduates will be able to pursue careers in the financial sector, public relations, tourism, personnel and human resource management, publishing and editing, as well as a range of public sector roles, including policy advisers, planning, foreign affairs, trade and industry and investment advisers.
UNE is committed to a holistic approach to education, ensuring that all graduates also possess the following transferable attributes:
Curious about where a career in arts could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for HECS-HELP to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you select to study in that year.
The University of New England also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
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).Find out more about government study loans here.
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