Bachelor of Business (International Business)Program details
In this three-year program you can choose a second business major, or a minor from another business discipline, a set of international studies courses or a foreign language to suit your career goals.
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.
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:
- Global intensives
- First Year Study Tour
- Study abroad
- Student exchange
- Cross-campus study at RMIT Vietnam
- RMIT International Industry Experience and Research Program (RIIERP)
- Global Entrepreneurship and Internship Program (GEIP).
We also partner with the Shanghai University of International Business and Economics to deliver the program in China.
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This program is suited to students who already have significant working experience, or for those who want to extend studies in business and related disciplines by choosing from a range of second majors and minors to suit career or personal development goals.
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
- information systems
- logistics and supply chain management.
Business minors (PDF 164KB 12p) can be selected from the same disciplines as listed above, as well as business analysis, economics and finance, financial planning and taxation, human resource management, IS security and risk management, law or marketing. 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 (PDF 164KB 12p) are offered each year.
If you choose electives as your flexible courses, you may wish to consider business internship electives, global mobility options such as internships or global intensives, 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.
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