What will I learn?

What to expect

Learn how decisions you make contribute directly to the organisation’s success. You will be empowered with knowledge of how to become a leader in business and understand the pillars of a sustainable business model. Our lecturers’ strong network connections and the Work Integrated Learning program ensures you receive relevant industry placements.

In your first year, you will study core subjects relevant to all business majors. You can then tailor the degree to suit your interests by selecting your preferred major and various combinations of a second major or a maximum of two minors.

With the aim of equipping you with real-world experience, you will start preparing for Work Integrated Learning in your first year of study. Embedded throughout the degree, career development tools prepare you for your final-year placement within a local business.

To bolster your employability, you also have the option of completing the Professional Development program alongside your degree.

Majors

Business Intelligence and Information Systems

  • Available at: Brisbane, Cairns, Singapore, Townsville, External

Hospitality and Tourism Management

  • Available at: Brisbane, Singapore, External

Human Resources Management

  • Available at: Cairns, Singapore, Townsville, External

International Business

  • Available at: Brisbane, Singapore, External

Management

  • Available at: Brisbane, Cairns, Singapore, Townsville, External

Marketing (First Half Year Intake)

  • Available at: Singapore

Marketing for the Digital Age (Second Half Year Intake)

  • Available at: Townsville, External

Sports and Events Management

  • Available at: Townsville, External

Career Opportunities

JCU Business graduates are multi-skilled and are successful in finding employment in a wide range of industries.

Depending on which major/s you choose, potential careers could include:

  • Business Intelligence Analyst, Information Security Analyst, IT Project Manager, Business Intelligence Consultant
  • Governance Consultant, Policy Advisor, Stakeholder Management Officer, Strategic Planner, Public Affairs Leader, Government Relations Officer
  • Events Manager, Tourism Officer, Marketing Officer, Market Researcher, Social Media Marketer, Brand Manager, Public Relations Officer
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Project Manager
  • Operations Manager

Majors

  • Business Intelligence and Information Systems
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Human Resources Management
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Which department am I in?

Division of Tropical Environments and Societies

CRICOS

026830C

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$30,960.00 (US$ 22,092) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

20 February 2022, 5 June 2022, 18 September 2022

More details

Start date

14 February 2022, 30 May 2022, 12 September 2022

Venue

Brisbane Campus

349 Queen Street,

BRISBANE CITY,

Queensland,

4000, BRISBANE, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$30,960.00 (US$ 22,092) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

20 February 2022, 5 June 2022, 18 September 2022

More details

Start date

14 February 2022, 30 May 2022, 12 September 2022

Venue

Smithfield Campus

14-88 McGregor Road,

SMITHFIELD,

Queensland,

4878, CAIRNS, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students are required to complete academic qualification of Australia grade 12 or equivalent. IB Diploma - 24, 26, 30, 34. English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS: 6.0 (no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (paper based): 550 (plus minimum Test of Written English score of 4.5); TOEFL (internet-based): 79 (minimum writing score of 19); Pearson (PTE Academic): 57; Occupational English Test (OET): Completion and an overall pass with minimum grades A or B only in each of the four components.

For international students

Students are required to complete academic qualification of Australia grade 12 or equivalent. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.

Course pre-requisites: English (Units 3/4,C). Recommended: Mathematical Methods (Units 3/4,C)

IELTS - 6.0 (no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (internet based) - 74 (no component less than 18); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 52 (no component less than 52); C1 Advanced / C2 Proficiency: 169 (no component less than 169).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About James Cook University

James Cook University (JCU) is ranked among the top 2% of universities in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2020.

  • Ranked in the top 250 of universities in the world
  • Rated as “world-class or better” in 83% areas of research
  • Top 100 universities in the world for UN SDG
  • Rated 5 stars for employment, student support and skills

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