This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2014 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Business and Economics
|Managing faculty||Business and Economics|
|Total credit points required||192|
|Standard duration of study (years)||4 years FT, 8 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Malaysia)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/1941|
The Bachelor of Business and Commerce is designed to provide maximum flexibility and to allow depth and breadth in the study of the major business and commerce discipline areas. Its structure provides the capacity to tailor applications and focus in different contexts and different environments while ensuring knowledge of the theory, principles and core elements in the relevant discipline areas.
The Bachelor of Communication is concerned with both new and traditional communications technologies such as print, film, television and electronic media. It explores the practical operations of mass communications technologies as well as their social and cultural aspects.
Refer to the Faculty of Business and Economics Professional recognition of coursesProfessional recognition of courses (http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/professional-recognition/) page in this Handbook.
The course has three main components:
For other arts areas of study refer to the index of the arts areas of studyindex of the arts areas of study (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2014handbooks/aos/index-byfaculty-arts.html) in this handbook.
Students must complete 32 units over a maximum of 10 years as follows:
(a.) 16 units (96 points) taken from the Bachelor of Business and Commerce at Monash University Malaysia as follows:
(i.) seven compulsory common core units (42 points):
(ii.) a major of eight units (48 points):*
* Note: Depending on the major chosen, one of the units in the major may have already been studied as part of the group of common core units - where this is the case, students will complete additional unit as detailed below.
(iii.) additional units selected from the faculty in the Bachelor of Business and Commerce to reach the required minimum of 16 units (96 points).
These units can be identified using the [http;//www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/units/search browse units tool] in the current edition of the handbook. The level of the unit is indicated by the first number in the unit code; undergraduate units are those that commence with the numbers 1-3.
Additional Bachelor of Business and Commerce degree requirements:
(b.) 16 units (96 points) from the Faculty of Arts as follows:
(i.) a major of eight units (48 points) in communications
(ii.) a minor of four units (24 points) in a second arts area of study
(iii.) a first-year arts sequence (12 points) in a third area of study
(iv.) a further two elective units (12 points) offered by the Faculty of Arts.
Elective units in the Faculty of Arts at Malaysia can be identified using the browse units toolbrowse units tool (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/units/search) in the current edition of the handbook. The level is indicated by the first number in the unit code; undergraduate units are those that commence with the numbers 1-3.
Details of arts majors and minors are listed under 'Areas of study'
Additional Bachelor of Communication degree requirements:
Bachelor of Business and Commerce
Bachelor of Communication