University of the Sunshine Coast

Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Design

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course details

CRICOS course code: 10883

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Design your dream career

Looking for a creative business career that lets you help shape the future? In this double degree, you’ll develop the creative and technical skills you need to work as a graphic, visual communication or web designer, as well as strong foundations in the critical aspects of a changing business landscape including marketing, management and entrepreneurship. Using cutting-edge tools and traditional design methods, you’ll work in a studio-based environment to hone your abilities and prepare to tackle a broad range of design challenges within complex and dynamic business environments.

In this degree you will:

  • Study the principles of good design, and learn how to use design to help people communicate, interact and learn
  • Build design expertise in your choice of major, including Animation and Visualisation Design, Interaction and UX Design, Serious Games Design or Visual Communication
  • Understand the fundamentals of modern business, including management, marketing, international trade and corporate social responsibility
  • Practise thinking creatively, analytically, and entrepreneurially to solve complex challenges related to business and design

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

Design majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Interactive and UX Design; Serious Games Design; Visual Communication

Moreton Bay
Business majors: Digital Futures; Entrepreneurship; Information Systems; Management; Marketing

Design majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Interactive and UX Design; Serious Games Design; Visual Communication

Online

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

Design majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Interactive and UX Design; Serious Games Design; Visual Communication

Career opportunities

  • Animation and visualisation designer
  • UX designer
  • Game programmer/designer
  • Concept artist
  • Photographer
  • Fashion designer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Creative director
  • Advertising executive
  • Business manager
  • International business

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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