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Bachelor of Arts in International Studies/Bachelor of Management - 822AA

Course Code: 822AA
Course Version: 6
Location: UC - Canberra, Bruce
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline(s): School of Arts and Communications
School of Business
UAC Code: 362343
CRICOS Code: 056111G
Lowest Selection Rank: 60
English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0

Strategising your next career move?

Fancy a career in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, an overseas tourism organization or (let’s aim high people) with the United Nations?

This course will secure you universally-savvy qualifications, where you’ll study everything from litigation and dispute processing and the nitty-gritty of international human rights, to advanced legal writing and the foundations of a range of law disciplines.

Whether your career specialty has an accounting, analysis, HR or communications slant, this qualification (along with its choice of CV-enhancing electives) will fine-tune your contextual knowledge of key global issues and, along with an international exchange semester opportunity, will ensure your career scales the peaks of the global business arena.

Combine a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies / Bachelor of Management at UC and you will:

  • gain a broad and coherent theoretical and technical knowledge of the discipline of law
  • undertake an in-depth study of selected areas of law, including in chosen law electives, with an emphasis on commercial law and/or justice studies
  • attain an interdisciplinary understanding of global issues
  • understand and analyse current world events, by contextualising and communicating them in relation to relevant global developments and processes
  • be introduced to a range of academic fields from a variety of multi- disciplinary perspectives
  • have the analytical skills required to understand and evaluate the global socio-economic impact on cultures and communities.

Work-integrated learning

In this course, you can undertake an internship unit as part of the Faculty of Arts and Design’s commitment to supporting work integrated learning, which will enhance your employability and ensure you’re armed with the right mix of skills and knowledge to take a super-confident leap into your future career.

Career opportunities

Opportunities exist for Bachelor of Arts in International Studies / Bachelor of Management graduates in a range of domestic and international sectors including in:

  • Commonwealth Departments (including the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade)
  • Overseas Organisations
  • Trade and Tourist Organisations
  • Business and Industry
  • Education and Research
  • Non-government Organisations (including the United Nations)
  • Foreign Affairs

Course specific information

Students must attain the published ATAR or its equivalent or undertake another UC course and enrol in the Law Foundation Major. Upon achieving a credit average in their first year of study, students may then seek a transfer into the formal Law program.

Enquiries

Current and Commencing Students
Email FAD.Student@canberra.edu.au or Phone 1300 301 727
Prospective International Students
Email international@canberra.edu.au or Phone +61 2 6201 5342
Prospective Domestic Students
Email study@canberra.edu.au or Phone 1800 UNI CAN (1800 864 226)

Admission Requirements

Attainment of the published ATAR or its equivalent of either the Bachelor of Arts in International Studies or Bachelor of Management (whichever is higher).

Additional Admission Requirements

Refer to individual courses.

Assumed Knowledge

Refer to individual courses.

Information on admission closing dates can be found here.

Course Requirements

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Information for Current Students

There are previous versions of this course. As a current student you will complete the requirements for the course that were in place when you commenced. Click on the relevant link below to view the requirements of your version of the course.

In addition to course requirements, in order to successfully complete your course you may need to meet the inherent requirements. Please refer to the inherent requirements statement applicable to your course

Awards

Award(s) Official Abbreviation
Bachelor of Management B Mgt
Bachelor of Arts in International Studies BA IntlSt

Alternate Exit Awards

Bachelor of Management Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

Typical Study Pattern

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Please refer to the tab to view Course Requirements, check unit details and select Restricted Choice Units for the course. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.

Unit Delivery Modes

The University offers a wide range of delivery options to help you balance study with other commitments. Units within this degree may be available to be studied in the following delivery modes:

    UC - Canberra, Bruce

      Flexible: The unit combines online study with optional on-campus, face to face activities.
      Intensive: The unit is delivered on-campus and face to face in concentrated time blocks.
      Placement: The unit involves an internship, practicum or other work place experience program. Some on-campus, face to face activity may also be required.
      On Campus: The unit is delivered on-campus and face to face, supplemented with online content. Most classes are run on weekdays and during business hours.
      Online: The unit is studied completely online. On-campus, face to face interaction is not required.

To find out more about delivery modes that are available for units in this course please visit

Information for Fee Paying Students

Year Domestic International
2019 CSP $31,500

The fees detailed above are the annual fee rates for the course. The annual rate is the fee that applies to standard full-time enrolment, which is 24 credit points. The final fee charged is based on the proportion of 24 credit points in which a student enrols. Students enrolled in a Commonwealth Support Place (CSP) are required to make a contribution towards the cost of their education, which is set by the Commonwealth Government. Information on Commonwealth Supported Places, HECS-HELP and how fees are calculated can be found here.


Professional Accreditation

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Course Learning Outcomes

Course Objectives Graduate Qualities
The course gives students an opportunity to attain interdisciplinary understanding of global issues. It helps them understand the connection between geography, history, politics and cultures of global communities. Problem Solving - Ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations identify, analyse problems then formulate, implement solutions. Analysis and Inquiry - Ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way.
The course develops students' ability to understand and analyse current world events, by contextualising and communicating them in relation to relevant global developments and processes. Analysis and Inquiry - Ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way. Problem Solving - Ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations identify, analyse problems then formulate, implement solutions.
The course introduces students to a range of academic fields and approaches its themes and topics from a variety of multi-disciplinary perspectives, and improves their ability to engage in critical analysis of knowledge and practices. Communication - Ability to present knowledge, ideas and opinions effectively and communicate within and across professional and cultural boundaries. Working Independently and with Others - Ability to plan own work, be self-directed, use interpersonal skills and attitude to work collectively. Analysis and Inquiry - Ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way. Problem Solving - Ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations identify, analyse problems then formulate, implement solutions.
Students will have the analytical skills required to understand and evaluate the global socio-economic impact on cultures and communities. Analysis and Inquiry - Ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative in sightful way. Problem Solving - Ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations identify, analyse problems then formulate, implement solutions. Professionalism and Social Responsibility - Capacity and intention to use professional knowledge and skills ethically and responsibly, for the benefits of others and the environment.
The course equips students with skills needed for generation of creative ideas and problem solving. The course provides an internship unit and a minor in professional skills which aims to develop skills needed in workplaces. Communication - Ability to present knowledge, ideas and opinions effectively and communicate within and across professional and cultural boundaries. Working Independently and with Others - Ability to plan own work, be self-directed, use interpersonal skills and attitude to work collectively. Analysis and Inquiry - Ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way. Problem Solving - Ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations identify, analyse problems then formulate, implement solutions.
1. Students who successfully complete the Bachelor of Management will have acquired a broad understanding of theory and practice in management. Analysis and inquiry: ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way.
Communication: ability to present knowledge, ideas and opinions effectively and communicate within and across professional and cultural boundaries.
Working independently and with others: ability to plan own work, be self-directed, use interpersonal skills and attitudes to work collaboratively.
2. They will have specialised in an area of management such as commerce, finance, information technology, governance, organisational performance, leadership, or change management students will have developed advanced skills in aspects of management such as accounting, human resources management, business analysis or communications. Students will have the ability to further develop skills and knowledge within the practice of management. As above for management specialisations.
3. Students will be able to recognise specific problem solving contexts and be able to apply analytical and creative skills, demonstrating communications skills for sharing ideas and working in teams with different mixes of disciplinary and cultural backgrounds. Problem solving: ability to apply problem-solving processes in novel situations; identify, analyse problems then formulate solutions, implement solutions.
Working independently and with others: ability to plan own work, be self-directed, use interpersonal skills and attitudes to work collaboratively.
Analysis and inquiry: ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way.
Communication: ability to present knowledge, ideas and opinions effectively and communicate within and across professional and cultural boundaries.
4. Graduates can be expected to be creative and responsible in their application of their acquired knowledge and skills as they respond to changing management practice. Analysis and inquiry: ability to gather information, analyse and evaluate information and situations in a systematic, creative and insightful way.
Professionalism and social responsibility: in particular the capacity and intention to use professional knowledge and skills ethically and responsibly, for the benefit of others and the environment.

Course Duration

Standard eight semesters full-time or equivalent part time. Maximum twenty semesters.

Honours

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Related Courses (Double Degrees, Nested Courses and Alternative Exits)

Bachelor of Management Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

Offerings

  • 2019->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
  • Past Offerings
    • 2012->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2013->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2014->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2015->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2016->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2017->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2018->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal

Enrolment Numbers

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