BP253 - Bachelor of Business (International Business)

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RMIT program code: BP253
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (International Business)
Plan code: BP253
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 063096K

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2020 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

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

The Bachelor of Business (International Business) degree requires completion of 24 x 12 credit points of study, which includes 8 Business common core courses, 8 International Business major courses and 8 Flexible courses.

8 flexible courses allow you to undertake one of the following three options:

  • Option A: Complete a second major in a business discipline comprising 8 courses (or 96 credit points). The second major will be identified on your transcript of results; OR
  • Option B: Complete minors in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points) each; OR
  • Option C: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points), and four (4) university electives. University Elective courses can be from any discipline area within RMIT University.

If you choose Option B or Option C you MUST complete a full Business minor.

Note: Non-business minors will be unavailable in 2020, however may become available in 2020. This will be advised at a later date.

You must ensure that you satisfy the academic requirements of your program, in order to graduate.

 

Capstone Courses

Capstone Courses are compulsory courses designed to consolidate the learning undertaken throughout the program and should be taken in your final semester of study. Applications for credit transfer or recognition of prior learning will not be accepted for Capstone courses.

 

The capstone course for this program is: 

 

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

In year one of your program, you will study seven (7) of your business common core courses and one (1) of your International Business major courses.

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Complete the following Eight (8) Core Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus14281417
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus13411331
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus14791473
Accounting in Organisations and Society12YesACCT1046City Campus27762738
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus14271416
Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus14231407
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus14291419
International Business12BUSM1222City Campus14101396
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

In year two of your program, you will complete your final business common core course, three (3) of your International Business major courses, along with four (4) courses from one of the flexible options, as listed above (Option A, B or C). 

 

Majors, Minors and University Electives

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Complete the following Four (4) Core Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus20472041
Financial Markets12BAFI1002City Campus13621352
Managing International Business Responsibly12YesBUSM4687City Campus13471337
International Trade12YesECON1086City Campus14531458
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from a Business Discipline minor.

Business Discipline Minors
AND
{

Option 1: Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from a Business Discipline or Other Discipline minor.

Business Discipline Minors
Other Discipline Minor
OR

Option 2: Select and Complete Two (2) courses from any:

University Elective
}
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

In year three of your program, you will complete the remaining four International Business major courses and the other four (4) courses from one of the flexible options listed above (Option A, B or C).

 

Note that you must take at least one (1) business minor if you choose either option B or C. 

 

Make sure you note the prerequisite relationships between courses to enable you to advance through your program.

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Global Trade Operations12OMGT2243City Campus15071494
Creativity, Innovation and Design12BUSM4550City Campus31133063
Cross Cultural Management12YesBUSM4688City Campus13931379
Political Economy of International Business12YesBUSM4689City Campus13541345
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from a Business Discipline minor.

Business Discipline Minors
AND
{

Option 1: Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from a Business Discipline or Other Discipline minor.

Business Discipline Minors
Other Discipline Minor
OR

Option 2: Select and Complete Two (2) courses from any:

University Elective
}
 

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Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

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

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. 

 

Overloading

You will only be permitted to overload by a maximum of 12 credit points in the final semester of your program, upon approval from the College.

 

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 or recognition of prior learning to count towards 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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