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C10342v2 Bachelor of Management

Award(s): Bachelor of Management (BM)
UAC code: 601065 (Autumn session, Spring session) , 601068 (Autumn session, Spring session) , 601070 (Autumn session, Spring session) , 601072 (Autumn session, Spring session)
CRICOS code: 084784A
Commonwealth supported place?: Yes
Load credit points: 144
Course EFTSL: 3

Overview
Course aims
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Assumed knowledge
Credit recognition
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Levels of award
Honours
Other information

Overview

With majors available in digital creative enterprise, events, sport business and tourism, the UTS Bachelor of Management has been developed to reflect the growing importance of creative and experience-based industries in Australia's economic future. These industries are at the forefront of a globalised, digitalised and dynamic external environment where innovation and creativity are key.

The Bachelor of Management provides an integrated exposure to professional practice through dynamic and multifaceted modes of practice-oriented education, with built-in internships. Offshore partnerships with established UTS university partners are employed to allow students the option to engage with the UTS exchange program in their fourth session. Offshore and onshore partnerships with industry link students with internships, industry projects, graduate employment, field visits and in-class case studies.

Course aims

Graduates emerge with the leadership, business design and innovation skills required to successfully manage contemporary organisations in the commercial, public and not-for-profit sectors of the economy.

Career options

Career options include digital and creative technologies entrepreneur, digital marketing director, digital strategist, digital channel management, digital content management, online community management, digital project management, digital marketing director, digital and creative industry business analyst, event and festival management, conference and meeting management, sport event management, event marketing, public relations and sponsorship management, venue management, event tourism planning, sport management and marketing, sport event management, venue and facility management, sports development, sport for development, sports administration, athlete development, sport media management, sport sponsorship and promotions, operations management, destination and marketing management in government agencies (local, state, national and international levels), private sector management, marketing positions in travel agencies, inbound and outbound wholesale tour operators, accommodation providers, attractions, airlines, cruise operators, land transport providers, and travel industry associations.

Business design and innovation skills provide graduates with an edge in their chosen field of study, maximising their potential for employment.

Course intended learning outcomes

1.1 Access and analyse relevant management knowledge and concepts to understand management practice in a global workplace
1.2 Apply relevant management knowledge and concepts to decision-making in professional practice
2.1 Apply innovative problem solving processes to address management issues in a specific industry context
3.1 Convey information clearly and fluently, in high quality written form appropriate for their audience
3.2 Use oral communication appropriately to convey information clearly and fluently
3.3 Employ teamwork and communication skills to work effectively within a team
4.1 Critically analyse managerial decisions in terms of ethical practice and social responsibility
4.2 Critically analyse sustainability principles for various stakeholders in relation to business contexts
5.1 Apply technical and professional skills within specialised management practice

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level.

The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

International students

Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.

Assumed knowledge

Any two units of English.

Credit recognition

Students can apply for credit recognition in subjects in which they consider themselves eligible. Equivalence of subject matter is the main criterion for credit recognition in a subject successfully completed at another institution.

Course duration and attendance

The course is taught on a full-time basis. The normal time for completion is three years. Students should be aware that they may be required to attend evening classes.

Course structure

All students must complete a total of 144 credit points made up of 24 subjects, comprising 12 core subjects (72 credit points), a major comprising eight subjects (48 credit points) and four elective subjects (24 credit points).

Electives or structured elective sequences (totalling 24 credit points) can be taken from any faculty in the University, or from another university or its equivalent, with UTS: Business approval.

Students must select their major upon enrolment from any one of the following four majors: Digital Creative Enterprise, Events, Sport or Tourism.

  1. The Digital Creative Enterprise major is designed to prepare students to work in digital industries across creative and non-creative sectors as specialist and embedded creative professionals. Therefore, students in this particular major undertake cross-faculty, transdisciplinary studies through Creative Intelligence and Innovation subjects that emphasise versatility, agility and collaboration.
  2. Students in the Events major benefit from the close relationships UTS has developed with industry, which allow the university to deliver relevant, applied and high-quality event management education. Students develop a solid understanding of the sequential steps associated with the design, development, planning, promoting and implementing of innovative events, as well as the political, economic and social contexts in which events take place. The event major provides students with the knowledge and professional skills necessary to embark on a career in the events industry.
  3. The multi-billion dollar sport industry has experienced significant growth in professionalism, revenue generation and number of people in all levels of management, in both the professional and community sport sectors. UTS is uniquely placed with expertise and networks across multiple codes of sport as well as international and national sports bodies. Through applied knowledge and professional internships, the Sport Business major allows students to gain a thorough understanding of Australian and international sports industries, the role sport plays in culture and society, and the interrelationships between sports bodies and key stakeholders.
  4. The Tourism major provides exposure to professional practice in all sectors of national and global tourism through dynamic and multifaceted modes of practice-orientated education. These include field visits, exposure to a leading travel industry guest speaker and the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to the internship program. In all tourism subjects there is a strong emphasis on applying theory to industry practice though individual and group reports and industry projects.

Industrial training/professional practice

Each major within the course has a compulsory professional internship program and a capstone industry-based project.

Course completion requirements

STM90928 Core subjects (Management) 48cp
STM90929 Business Design and Innovation stream 24cp
CBK91013 Major choice (Management) 48cp
CBK91245 Sub-major/Electives (Management) 24cp
Total 144cp

Course program

Typical full-time programs are provided below showing suggested study sequences for students undertaking the course full time, commencing in either Autumn or Spring.

Course programs for each individual major are available at study plan management.

Events major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21637 Event and Entertainment Contexts   6cp
21639 Event Impacts and Legacies   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21640 Event Management   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21650 Positioning and Promoting Events   6cp
21641 Event Sponsorship and Revenue   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Spring session
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21653 Servicescape and Venue: design, operations and management   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21638 Event Creation Lab (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Tourism major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21660 Tourism in a Global Context   6cp
21659 The Tourist Experience   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21647 Managing Tourism Sectors   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21652 Reputation and Risk Management in Tourism   6cp
21661 Tourism Promotion and Distribution   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Spring session
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21636 Developing Sustainable Destinations   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21634 Current Challenges in Tourism (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Sport Business major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21655 Sport and Society   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21658 The Organisation of Australian Sport   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21646 Managing Professional Sport   6cp
21649 Olympic Games and Sport Mega-Events   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Spring session
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21657 The International Sport Marketplace   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
21656 Sport Marketing and Media   6cp
21635 Current Issues in Sport Business (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Events major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21637 Event and Entertainment Contexts   6cp
21639 Event Impacts and Legacies   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
Spring session
21640 Event Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21641 Event Sponsorship and Revenue   6cp
21650 Positioning and Promoting Events   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Spring session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
21638 Event Creation Lab (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
21653 Servicescape and Venue: design, operations and management   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Tourism major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21660 Tourism in a Global Context   6cp
21659 The Tourist Experience   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
Spring session
21647 Managing Tourism Sectors   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21652 Reputation and Risk Management in Tourism   6cp
21661 Tourism Promotion and Distribution   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Spring session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
21634 Current Challenges in Tourism (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
21636 Developing Sustainable Destinations   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Sport Business major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21658 The Organisation of Australian Sport   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21655 Sport and Society   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21657 The International Sport Marketplace   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21646 Managing Professional Sport   6cp
21649 Olympic Games and Sport Mega-Events   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Spring session
21656 Sport Marketing and Media   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
21635 Current Issues in Sport Business (Capstone)   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Year 4
Autumn session
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Select 18 credit points of options   18cp
Tourism major with global exchange, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21660 Tourism in a Global Context   6cp
21659 The Tourist Experience   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21647 Managing Tourism Sectors   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21652 Reputation and Risk Management in Tourism   6cp
21661 Tourism Promotion and Distribution   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Spring session
Select 24 credit points of options   24cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21636 Developing Sustainable Destinations   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
Spring session
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21634 Current Challenges in Tourism (Capstone)   6cp
Sport Business major with global exchange, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21655 Sport and Society   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
Spring session
21658 The Organisation of Australian Sport   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21646 Managing Professional Sport   6cp
21649 Olympic Games and Sport Mega-Events   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
Spring session
Select 24 credit points of options   24cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Spring session
21657 The International Sport Marketplace   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
21656 Sport Marketing and Media   6cp
21635 Current Issues in Sport Business (Capstone)   6cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
81539 Impossibilities to Possibilities   8cp
Spring session
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
94663 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Studio A   8cp
81540 Technology, Methods and Creative Practice   8cp
Spring session
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
Select 18 credit points of options   18cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
81539 Impossibilities to Possibilities   8cp
Spring session
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
21645 Managing Human Resources   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Year 3
Autumn session
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21632 Business Strategy and Scenario Planning   6cp
94663 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Studio A   8cp
81540 Technology, Methods and Creative Practice   8cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp

Levels of award

The Bachelor of Management may be awarded with distinction, credit or pass.

Honours

The Bachelor of Management (Honours) (C09081) is available as an additional year to meritorious students.

Other information

Further information is available from UTS: Business on:

telephone 1300 ask UTS (1300 275 887) or +61 2 9514 1222