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Bachelor of Business (Management)

  • Qualification:

    Bachelor's Degree

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    HECS-HELP may be available

  • Duration:

    3 years full-time, 6 years part-time

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Charles Sturt University

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What you'll learn

About this course

The Bachelor of Business (Management) online course offered by Charles Sturt University is a flexible program that gives you training in a range of business management areas. Studying this course, you will gain a variety of soft and hard skills to ready you for a career in management. You will learn about finance, law, economics, marketing, operations and project management. You will also be able to specialise in a second area through a joint study in tourism management, hospitality, psychology, advertising, banking or information systems. This allows you to tailor your education to your career goals.

Practical work placement

This course has three workplace learning subjects to give students the opportunity to undertake a business placement. These work placements allow you to utilise your theory and put it into practice.


To be eligible for this course, it is recommended that you have an ATAR of 65 or equivalent. You may also be admitted if you have shown strong performance in subjects related to your course preferences. Admittance may also be granted based on other attainments and work experience. Applications for distance education and postgraduate courses are accepted all year round. Provided you are eligible for admission, your application will be held for consideration in the next available intake.

Areas of study

In this business management course, the subjects you will study include:

These core subjects:

  • Business economics
  • Organisations & management
  • Ethics, sustainability & culture


  • Professional practice
  • Business placement
  • Business internship
  • Business data analysis
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Human resource management
  • Service operations management
  • Business strategy

Plus four from the following:

  • Industrial relations in Australia
  • Business organisations law
  • E-commerce
  • Project management
  • Managing change
  • International business management
  • Leadership issues

And one from the following:

  • Accounting 1
  • Communication & information management
  • Business law
  • Marketing & society

You will also be required to choose eight electives either by selecting eight free electives or completing a joint study in another discipline which will be included on your testamur. You can choose to combine your studies with:

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Business Chinese
  • eCommerce
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Financial planning
  • Hospitality
  • Human resources
  • Industrial relations
  • Information systems
  • International business
  • Legal studies
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Tourism
  • Advertising
  • Agribusiness
  • Cultural heritage management
  • Crop production (management)
  • Crop production (science)
  • Ecotourism
  • Leisure and health
  • Organisational communication and public relations
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Vocational training
One of the first universities to adopt distance education study, Charles Sturt University (CSU) is Australia's leading university in online education and continues to strive for innovation and excellence in higher learning. With a track record in graduate employment and strong industry contacts, CSU offers relevant training and workplace skills at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level. CSU specialises in a range of industries such as agriculture, viticulture, education, librarianship, allied health and criminology.
CSU offers a range of student support services, academic learning support and skills development for all its distance education students. Studying with CSU, you will have access to your online subjects, Student Services, the CSU Library, forums and your exam results through student.csu, a personalised online portal.

You will also have entry into CSU Interact, a scholarly environment that connects students and staff online. Each subject you’re enrolled in will have its own subject site housed within CSU Interact, giving you access to learning content, tools and subject forums.

Career outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Business (Management) from Charles Sturt University.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Business (Management) course will have the technical skills and business acumen to qualify for management roles in both the public and private sectors. Students who choose a joint study will have specialised skills in their area of choice combined with fundamental business skills.

Curious about where a career in management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

  • General Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Team Leader
  • Coordinator
  • Supervisor
  • Leading Hand

Payment options & support

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. CSU provides access to a range of scholarships and loans to help its students with the costs associated with university study.

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).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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