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Associate Degree in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies)

This course is available only to Australian Indigenous students.

AssocDegBusAdmin

160 cp

Minimum duration: 2 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies)
(Exit qualification only)
AdvDipBusAdmin

120 cp

Minimum duration: 1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies)
(Exit qualification only)
DipBusAdmin

80 cp

Minimum duration: 1 year full-time or equivalent part-time.

Certificate in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies)
(Exit qualification only)
CertBusAdmin

40 cp

Minimum duration: 6 months full-time or equivalent part-time.

Course available at: Brisbane, Queensland

EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission Rules.
To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

  1. Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or equivalent; or
  2. appropriate VET Certificate III or IV;

Applicants may also be required to attend for interview.

2. Completion requirements

To qualify for the Associate Degree, a student must complete 160 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

  1. 70 cp from Introductory Units; and
  2. 90 cp from Advanced Units.

3. Exit Points

3.1 The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies), Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies) and Certificate in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies) are offered only as exit points from the Associate Degree.

3.2 A student who has completed the following requirements may exit from the course with the Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies):

  1. 120 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:
    1. at least 50 cp from Advanced Units, including ETHN219 Post-Contact Indigenous History.
3.3 A student who has completed the following requirements may exit from the course with the Diploma in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies):
  1. 80 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, including ETHN219 Post-Contact Indigenous History.

3.4 A student who has completed the following requirements may exit from the course with the Certificate in Business Administration (Indigenous Studies):

  1. 40 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, including ETHN109 Indigenous Cultures within Contemporary Australian Society.

Schedule of Unit Offerings

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Introductory Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ACCT104 10 Business Accounting (Inc: ACCT100 Principles of Accounting)
BUSN101 10 Communicating in Business (Inc: BUSN110 Responsible Reasoning and Communication; INFO117 Reasoning and Critical Thinking for IS Professionals)
ECON105 10 Economics for Business (Inc: ECON200 Principles of Business Economics)
ETHN109 10 Indigenous Cultures within Contemporary Australian Society (Inc: ETHN108 Indigenous Lifestyles – Past and Present)
HRMG101 10 Managing Organisations and People (Inc: MGMT100 Foundations of Management; MGMT203 Managing Organisations; PERS204 Business HRM)
MATH116 10 Mathematics for Business and Finance
MKTG102 10 Marketing Essentials (Inc: MKTG100 Principles of Marketing; MKTG101 Business Marketing)

Advanced Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
BIPX201 10 Business Experience (Pre: completion of 80 cp. Inc: BIPX301 Professional Experience B)
BUSN204 10 Small Business Governance (Pre: completion of 40 cp)
BUSN205 10 Globalisation of Indigenous Business (Pre: completion of 40 cp including HRMG101 Managing Organisations and People. Inc: BUSN201 International Business; BUSO208 International Business)
BUSN207 10 Ethics and Social Responsibility (Pre: completion of 40 cp. Inc: BUSN202 Professional Ethics; BUSN203 Business Ethics; BUSO207 Ethics and Social Responsibility)
ETHN219 10 Post-Contact Indigenous History (Pre: ETHN109 Indigenous Cultures within Contemporary Australian Society)
LEGL204 10 Business Legal Environment (Pre: completion of 40 cp including HRMG101 Managing Organisations and People. Inc: LEGL101 Introduction to Law; LEGL102 Business Legal Environment)
MGMT206 10 Indigenous Leadership (Pre: completion of 40 cp)
MGMT207 10 Business Decisions (Pre: completion of 100 cp)
STAT204 10

Analysing Business Data (Pre: MATH116 Mathematics for Business and Finance. Inc: STAT102 Business Data Analysis; STAT103 Applied Statistics)




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