Bachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship)Program details
This market-leading program, developed with industry partners, gives you the confidence and entrepreneurial skills to launch and manage exciting new business ventures.You will be exposed to the ideas and strategies of some of Australia's newest and established entrepreneurs and trained to think critically, communicate effectively and manage a new business in today's globally competitive business environment.
How you will learn
Educational software, the Learning Hub, resources and printers are accessible on campus via the RMIT wireless network using your own laptop, tablet or smart phone or via computer facilities on-campus. You will be able to access the same software from home using myDesktop.
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Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects and practical assignments.
This program has several exchange programs in place, including one with Babson College, America's premier institution in the field of entrepreneurship.
Completing a global mobility program can help you to stand out in the job market.
In most cases you can gain credit points towards your studies while experiencing another culture and teaching style overseas.
Global mobility options available for this program include:
- Study tours
- First Year Study Tour
- Student exchange
- Cross-campus study at RMIT Vietnam
- RMIT International Industry Experience and Research Program (RIIERP)
- Global Entrepreneurship and Internship Program (GEIP).
Find out more about international opportunities in the College of Business.
The program consists of 24 courses (each 12 credit points) and includes:
- 8 compulsory common business core courses
- 8 business discipline major courses
- 8 flexible courses.
The 8 flexible courses can be selected from three options:
- a second business discipline major (8 courses)
- a compulsory business discipline minor (4 courses) plus second minor (any discipline)
- a compulsory business discipline minor (4 courses) plus 4 electives.
A second business major can be selected from:
- financial planning
- human resource management
- information systems
- international business
- logistics and supply chain management
Business minors (PDF 201KB 14p) can be selected from the same disciplines as listed above, as well as behavioural business, business analysis, economics and finance, financial planning and taxation, human resource practice, IS security and risk management, law, societal marketing or the flexible business minor. Other minors can be selected from many disciplines offered across RMIT.
When planning your studies, you are advised to check which elective and minor courses are offered each year.
If you choose electives as your flexible courses, you may wish to consider business internship electives, global experience options such as internships or study tours, or BUSM4599 Business Skills for Start Ups, a course designed for students interested in starting up their own business, covering the stages from concept through to launch.