University of the Sunshine Coast

Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Communication

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course details

CRICOS course code: 101886

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Become a leader in the business of communication

Effective communication skills are among the most sought-after skills in any modern business. In this double degree, you’ll learn the foundations of clear, accurate and engaging communication within a range of contexts including social media, marketing, video production and more. You’ll also develop the core business knowledge you will need to succeed in your future as a business professional in areas such as business strategy implementation, organisational learning and growth.

In this degree you will:

  • Study the core communication disciplines and become job-ready for a range of media, marketing and communication roles
  • Build a diverse skillset by studying core business concepts like management, marketing, economics and international business
  • Develop briefs and communication campaigns, work with real clients and projects and experience work as part of an agency team

Majors

Sunshine Coast
Business majors: Digital Futures; Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; International Business; Information Systems; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management

Communication majors: Creative Advertising; Journalism; Public Relations; Social Media

Moreton Bay
Business majors: Digital Futures; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; Information Systems; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management

Communication majors: Journalism; Social Media

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Business majors: Digital Futures; Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; International Business; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management

Communication majors: Creative Advertising; Journalism; Public Relations; Social Media

Career opportunities

  • Social media manager
  • Advertising executive
  • Content strategist
  • Creative director
  • Public relations officer
  • Copywriter
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Corporate communications officer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Innovation manager

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read moreESTIMATED TOTAL TUITION FEE: 97,600
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read moreESTIMATED TOTAL TUITION FEE: 97,600
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Moreton Bay Campus

1 Moreton Parade
Brisbane Queensland 4502
Australia

Entry criteria

You must:

  • be at least 17 years of age, or have completed Year 12 or equivalent

IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each subtest; TOEFL: Internet-based - Overall score of 76 with minimum score of 18 for writing; TOEFL: Paper-based - Overall score of 550 with minimum essay score of 4; Pearson Test of English - Overall score of 50 with no sub score less than 50; CAE/CPE (results after Jan 2015) - Overall score of 169 or above with no less than 162 in each skill; ISLPR (IIAA accredited)- (previously ASLPR) - 3 in all four skill areas; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 - Successful completion; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 - Successful completion; Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - Successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3.

Address

University of the Sunshine Coast
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia