Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management

  • Qualification:

    Bachelor's Degree

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    HECS-HELP may be available

  • Duration:

    3 years full-time or equivalent part-time

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Swinburne Online

  • Career Outcomes:

    Human Resources Officer | Management Consultant | Training Manager | Manager | Business Development Manager | View All

Course Rundown

Become a leader in today’s competitive business environment! In this online undergraduate level course, Swinburne Online deliver a Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management, allowing you to lead business teams by making well-informed and sound decisions.

Key learning areas include decision making within an organisation, people management (including managing diversity and facilitating efficiency), strategic planning, human behaviour within an organisation and Australian commercial law (specifically contract law in business partnerships).

Learning from industry professionals ensures that what you learn is relevant, up-to-date and best practice. Upon completion of this course you will be well-placed to strategically plan, manage teams and lead your organisation to business success!

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Applicants must meet the following entry requirements to enrol in this course:

  • Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), or its equivalent, including units 3 and 4 in English with a minimum score of 25, and meeting the associated minimum ATAR score; OR
  • Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification; OR
  • Significant and relevant work experience


What You’ll Learn

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

  • Learning and communicating online
  • Management and decision making
  • Microeconomics
  • Introduction to management
  • Strategic planning in dynamic environments
  • Financial information for decision making
  • Contemporary issues in entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Introduction to business information systems
  • Introduction to business law
  • Critical thinking in management
  • Fundamentals of marketing
  • Sustainable organisational design
  • Integrative business practice
  • Industry consulting project
  • Business and society
  • Leadership in context
  • Organisational behaviour

Students must also complete 8 elective units.  

Why study with Swinburne Online?

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With strong links to industry and a focus on practical skills, Swinburne gives students an edge in the competitive job market. Placing in the prestigious QS Graduate Employability Rankings, Swinburne shapes graduates who are confident and competent in meeting the challenges of a fast-changing world. Over 100 years, Swinburne has educated more than 150,000 graduates in areas ranging from science, technology and engineering through health, education and business to media, design and innovation. Swinburne Online has drawn on more than 20 years’ experience in the online tertiary education space to help over 9,600 students graduate with an industry-recognised qualification.

Student Support

As a Swinburne Online student you’ll have access to a range of support options to help you get the most out of your learning. A dedicated team of Student Advisors are available seven days a week to answer your questions – academic, technical or administrative. You’ll also be assigned an eLearning advisor who will be your academic point of contact for the duration of your course.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management from Swinburne University of Technology.

This course will provide you with the leadership and management skills to be an asset in any industry.


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

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive a government study loan through HECS-HELP.

Swinburne Online also offers a number of scholarships and grants as a means of promoting equality, recognising excellence, and alleviating financial hardship. Enquire now for more information.

HECS-HELP 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, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.