Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law)

Qualification: Bachelor's Degree
Study mode: Online
Payment options: HECS-HELP may be available
FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 24 units
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Awarded by: Curtin University

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About this course

The Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law) program offered through Open Universities Australia will give you an in-depth understanding of business law in the corporate administrative field.

Studying this bachelor degree will give you knowledge and skills in a variety of areas, including advocacy, company law, cyber law, international taxation and economics.

Eligibility

Anyone can apply.

Study periods

Open Universities courses are offered in specific study intakes every year, known as Study Periods or Sessions. This means more flexibility as you can choose when to start studying.

If you are studying undergraduate units you can start at the beginning of any of the four Study Periods each year, each lasting 13 weeks. 

Exams are usually held in the week following the end of each Study Period or Session.

Areas of study

During this bachelor degree program, the subjects you will study include:

  • Accounting for business
  • Business law
  • Information methods
  • Management concepts
  • Introduction to marketing
  • Comparative management
  • Applied contract law
  • Competition and consumer protection law
  • Law (torts)
  • Taxation
  • Employment law
  • Intellectual property law
  • Law real property
  • Company law

Plus, choose eight electives from a list including the following units:

  • Cyberlaw
  • International taxation
  • Litigation
  • Business crime

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How will this course advance my career?

Upon completion of this Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law) course, you will have the skills and training to be eligible for a range of positions in a business environment.

You will receive a thorough education in all aspects of business law to give you a competitive edge in the ever-changing marketplace. With this knowledge, you will have a legal framework for your business experience.

How else will I benefit from this bachelor degree?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law) from Curtin University, as if you had studied on campus.
  • Flexible study: studying by correspondence means you study on your terms – at a time and place that suits you.
  • Government financial support available through HECS-HELP.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning or credit may be available for previous work experience or previous studies completed at other institutions.

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Finance Options

This course is eligible for Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP), which includes HECS-HELP government financial assistance.

Alternatively, you may submit a general application, which allows you to select from a number of payment methods, including upfront payment, or deferring the cost of your studies with FEE-HELP.

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

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. 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.
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.

OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.

The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.

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