BP027 - Bachelor of Business (International Business) (Applied)

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RMIT program code: BP027
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (International Business) (Applied)
Plan code: BP027P9
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 063197E

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

The Bachelor of Business (International Business) (Applied) degree requires completion of 24 x 12 credit point units of study plus 96 credit points of Work Integrated Learning (WIL courses). 

The 24 courses are made up of the following:

  • 8 business common core courses;
  • 8 International Business major courses;
  • 2 compulsory specialist courses;
  • 2 business design project courses (capstone courses); and
  • 4 flexible courses made up of either a business minor, a minor from another discipline or four student electives.

You must ensure that you satisfy the academic requirements of your program. 

 

Program Changes

The Bachelor of Business (International Business) (Applied) has a new program structure effective from Semester 1 2018. The Program Transition/Progression Map can be viewed here.

This will assist you with keeping track of your progress throughout your studies. Please download the Program Transition/Progression Map, which is an easy-to-use Excel tool, from your Enrolment Program Structure (EPS) to ensure you have the most up-to-date version.

 

Minors and University Electives

  • A minor consists of four (4) courses (or 48 credit points) within one specialisation block. Please refer to the Majors & Minors for Bachelor of Business Programs Guide for a list of available minors.
  • Please note, you are not able to undertake a minor where the courses overlap with your business major.

Note: Not all courses are available every semester. Please ensure you refer to the Majors & Minors for Bachelor of Business Programs Guide when planning your enrolment.

  • The courses in the minor are listed in the order of preferred sequence.
  • Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web page.

 

Global Intensives, Student Exchange, and Cross-campus Study

As part of your flexible option, you may consider undertaking one of the below to enrich your student experience:

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Year One of Program

You will study seven of your business common core courses and one of your International Business major courses in the first year.

We highly recommend that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus20762055
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus11211121
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus20992076
Accounting in Organisations and Society12ACCT1046City Campus21812267
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus20752053
Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus22612220
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus20772056
International Business12BUSM1222City Campus11091110
 
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Year Two of Program

We highly recommend that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Majors, Minors and University Electives

A list of disciplines and prescribed courses for each available second major and minor can be found on the Majors & Minors for Bachelor of Business Programs Guide.

Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web page. You may also consider undertaking one of the following options to enrich your student experience:  

 

Program Changes

From Semester 1 2018 the following major courses will change:

1) MKTG1061 Global Marketing will be replaced by BAFI1002 Financial Markets.

  • If you have completed MKTG1061 Global Marketing, there is no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed MKTG1061 Global Marketing, you must enrol in BAFI1002 Financial Markets.

 

2) BUSM4178 Issues in International Business will be replaced by a new course BUSM4687 Managing International Business Responsibly.

  • If you have completed BUSM4178 Issues in International Business, there is no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed BUSM4178 Issues in International Business, you will need to complete BUSM4687 Managing International Business Responsibly from Semester 2 2018.
  • For students who are completing their degree in Semester 1 2018, you may enrol in one of the following courses instead:
    • BAFI1002 Financial Markets or
    • ECON1086 International Trade or
    • OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations or
    • BUSM4550 Creativity, Innovation and Design or
    • BUSM4688 Cross Cultural Management.

 

3) BUSM2449 International Human Resources will be replaced by ECON1086 International Trade.

  • If you have completed BUSM2449 International Human Resources, there is no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed BUSM2449 International Human Resources, you must enrol in ECON1086 International Trade.

 

4) BUSM4054 Global Entrepreneurship will be replaced by OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations.

  • If you have completed BUSM4054 Global Entrepreneurship, there will be no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed BUSM4054 Global Entrepreneurship, you must enrol in OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations.

 

5) BUSM3125 Strategic Management will be replaced by BUSM4550 Creativity, Innovation and Design.

  • If you have completed BUSM3125 Strategic Management, there will be no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed BUSM3125 Strategic Management,  you must enrol in BUSM4550 Creativity, Innovation and Design.

 

6) SOCU1016 Culture and Business Practice in Asia will be replaced by a new course BUSM4688 Cross Cultural Management.

  • If you have completed SOCU1016 Culture and Business in Asia, there will be no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed SOCU1016 Culture and Business in Asia, you must enrol in BUSM4688 Cross Cultural Management.

 

7) SOCU2112 Global Political Economy will be replaced by a new course BUSM4689 Political Economy of International Business.

  • If you have completed SOCU2112 Global Political Economy, there will be no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed SOCU2112 Global Political Economy, you must enrol in BUSM4689 Political Economy of International Business from Semester 2 2018.

 

  • For students who are completing their degree in Semester 1 2018, you may enrol in one of the following courses instead:
    • BAFI1002 Financial Markets or
    • ECON1086 International Trade or
    • OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations or
    • BUSM4550 Creativity, Innovation and Design or
    • BUSM4688 Cross Cultural Management.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus11811206
Financial Markets12BAFI1002City Campus19891965
Managing International Business Responsibility12BUSM4687City Campus2328
International Trade12YesECON1086City Campus20832062
Global Trade Operations12OMGT2243City Campus22983354
Creativity, Innovation and Design12BUSM4550City Campus11341137
Cross Cultural Management12BUSM4688City Campus32693232
Political Economy of International Business12BUSM4689City Campus2329
 
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Year Three of Program

Please note the Co-operative Learning year MUST be completed in the third year of the program before you continue on to the final year.

If you have made every effort to secure a work placement position but are unsuccessful you MUST consult the Work Integrated Learning Team via email at bus.wil@rmit.edu.au.

 

You MUST enrol in the following Work integrated Learning courses for your Co-op year.

First semester of Co-op Learning:

  • Work Integrated Learning 1 (WIL 1) - OMGT2123
  • Work Experience Industry 1 (WEI 1) - OMGT2125

Second semester of Co-op Learning:

  • Work Integrated Learning 2 (WIL 2) - OMGT2124
  • Work Experience Industry 2 (WEI 2) - OMGT2126

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

International - Work Integrated Learning 112YesOMGT2123City Campus11381140
International - Work Integrated Learning 212YesOMGT2124City Campus11391141
International - Work Experience in Industry 136YesOMGT2125City Campus11401142
International - Work Experience in Industry 236YesOMGT2126City Campus11411143
 
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Year Four of Program

  • In year four you will complete the two compulsory specialist courses listed below, two business design project courses (capstone courses) and your four flexible courses made up of either a business minor, a minor from another discipline of four student electives. 
  • Make sure you note the prerequisite relationships between courses to enable you to advance through your program.
  • Please note you are unable to complete BUSM4367 International Business Design Project 1 and BUSM4368 International Business Design Project 2 in the same semester. 
  • It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

 

Minors and University Electives

  • A minor consists of four (4) courses (or 48 credit points) within one specialisation block. Please refer to the Majors & Minors for Bachelor of Business Programs Guide for a list of available minors.
  • Please note, you are not able to undertake a minor where the courses overlap with your business major.

Note: Not all courses are available every semester. Please ensure you refer to the Majors & Minors for Bachelor of Business Programs Guide when planning your enrolment.

  • The courses in the minor are listed in the order of preferred sequence.
  • Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web page.

 

Program Changes

From Semester 1 2018 the following major courses will change:

1) OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations will be replaced by a specialist course OMGT1070 Procurement Management and Global Sourcing.

  • If you have completed OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations, there is no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed OMGT2243 Global Trade Operations, you must enrol in OMGT1070 Procurement Management and Global Sourcing.

 

2) ECON1086 International Trade will be replcaed by a specialist course ENV1153 Sustainable Futures.

  • If you have completed ECON1086 International Trade, there is no impact on your program structure.
  • If you have not completed ECON1086 International Trade, you must enrol in ENVI1153 Sustainable Futures.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Procurement Management and Global Sourcing12OMGT1070City Campus22812246
International Business Design Project 112YesBUSM4367City Campus11221124
Sustainable Futures12ENVI1153City Campus2244 (FF)
International Business Design Project 212YesBUSM4368City Campus11231125
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Select and Complete Four (4) Courses from:

Any Business or Other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Four (4) Courses from:

University Elective
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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

Business Central via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Central, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston Street.

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

 

Credit and Pathways

If you have completed an RMIT College of Business Vocational Education program and you are continuing your studies into an RMIT College of Business Higher Education program, you will be eligible to receive advanced standing for approved courses. Please refer to the College of Business Advanced Standing webpage for more information.

If you have other previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit to count toward your RMIT program. Please read the information provided on the Apply for Credit web page.

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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