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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2017 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. 

Minors and University Electives:

  • A minor consists of four (4) courses (or 48 credit points) within one specialisation block. Please refer to the Minors for 4 Year 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 Minors for 4 Year 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.

It is highly recommended 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

Business Computing 112ISYS2056City Campus19711914
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus23742331
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus22492204
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus21812131
Accounting in Organisations and Society12ACCT1046City Campus18421781
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus21822132
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus21802130
International Business12BUSM1222City Campus23612318
 
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Year Two of Program

It is highly recommended 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 Minors for 4 Year Bachelor of Business Programs 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:  

Global intensives (study tour)

Student exchange

Cross-campus study in Vietnam

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus24812395
Global Marketing12YesMKTG1061City Campus22922245
Issues in International Business12BUSM4178City Campus2332
International Human Resources12BUSM2449City Campus23652323
Global Entrepreneurship12BUSM4054City Campus2330
Strategic Management12BUSM3125City Campus23692327
Global Political Economy12SOCU2112City Campus2682 (FF)2645 (FF)
Culture and Business Practice in Asia12SOCU1016City Campus2672 (FF)2641 (FF)
 
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Year Three of Program

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

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.

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.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

International - Work Experience in Industry 136YesOMGT2125City Campus24002353
International - Work Integrated Learning 112YesOMGT2123City Campus23892351
International - Work Experience in Industry 236YesOMGT2126City Campus24052354
International - Work Integrated Learning 212YesOMGT2124City Campus23902352
 
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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 Minors for 4 Year 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 Minors for 4 Year 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.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Global Trade Operations12OMGT2243City Campus2162
International Business Design Project 112YesBUSM4367City Campus23762333
International Trade12YesECON1086City Campus22292185
International Business Design Project 212YesBUSM4368City Campus23772334
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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 Transfer 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 commencing in 2017, 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 completed previous studies you may be eligible. for credit toward the program you are about to commence. Please read the information provided on the Credit transfer and recognition of prior learning web page.

 

 

 

 

 

Timetabling

The majority of Higher Education programs use the Student Timetabling System (STS). Go to the Student Timetabling System web page to access timetabling information.

If your program is taught by a Vocational Education (VE) school then please go to the Vocational Education timetabling website.

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

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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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