University of Technology Sydney

C10343v2 Bachelor of Management Bachelor of International Studies

Award(s): Bachelor of Management (BM)
Bachelor of International Studies (BIntSt)

UAC code: 609090 (Autumn session)
CRICOS code: 084785M
Commonwealth supported place?: Yes
Load credit points: 240
Course EFTSL: 5
Location: City campus

Notes

This course information relates to students commencing a combined degree with the Bachelor of International Studies in 2022. Students who commenced a combined degree with the Bachelor of Arts in International Studies prior to 2022 should refer to the Handbook for the year they commenced their degree.


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

Overview

The combined degree, Bachelor of Management Bachelor of International Studies, is offered jointly by Business and International Studies. The program integrates the study of business management alongside the culture and language of another country. Students select one of four majors within the Bachelor of Management – Events, Sport Business and Digital Creative – each of which represent a core sector of the entertainment and experience industries. The International Studies component of the combined degree allows students to develop sector-specific knowledge and skills in both Australian settings and abroad.

This combined degree enables students to travel and study abroad for up to two semesters, located with one of UTS’s partner universities. It is therefore distinctive in offering both tertiary education and life experience in two countries. The course develops deep knowledge of the entertainment and experience industries while combining direct exposure to their application in different cultures and economies.

Course aims

Graduates emerge with the collaborative, leadership, business design, and innovation skills required to successfully contribute to contemporary organisations in entertainment and experience sectors, and are provided with an opportunity to acquire knowledge and understanding of another culture and language.

Career options

Career options include event management, festival management, event coordination, event tourism planning, destination management, destination marketing, conference organiser, meetings planner, business event manager, wedding planner, entertainment venue management, tourism management, travel consultant, travel management, corporate travel management, recreation planning, social media management, event marketing, tourism marketing, sport marketing, sport management, sport venue management, sport event management, sports agent, sports administrator, player manager, sponsorship manager, and player relations manager. Career options are enhanced by international experience, making students more marketable to prospective employers.

Course intended learning outcomes

BUS.1.1 Apply critical thinking skills to analyse contemporary managerial challenges, enabling the development of creative solutions relevant to professional practice
BUS.2.1 Develop effective communication skills to enable cogent knowledge transfer with colleagues to achieve productive project outcomes relevant to professional practice
BUS.3.1 Evaluate and implement ethical principles in respect of managing for social responsibility, including knowledge of cultural diversity, Indigenous perspectives, economic equity, and environmental sustainability as they relate to professional practice
BUS.4.1 Execute managerial capabilities and technical skills that are critical to professional practice in a specialised industry sector
INT.1.1 Understand and employ effective strategies to operate within professional and everyday settings across diverse cultures in Australia and/or internationally
INT.2.1 Evaluate critically theoretical and specialised knowledge of contemporary societies, cultures and workplaces
INT.2.2 Analyse, generate and communicate creative solutions to work-related problems within professional and everyday settings across diverse cultures in Australia and internationally
INT.3.1 Understand and engage with cultural diversities in Australia and/or internationally
INT.4.1 Apply knowledge of Indigenous peoples, cultures, languages and histories to practice in Australian and internationally
INT.5.1 Engage critically with current issues to act in socially responsible ways in Australian and international settings
INT.6.1 Communicate clearly and effectively in written and spoken language using diverse digital technologies

Key

INT = International Studies course intended learning outcomes (CILOs)

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.

Admission to the combined degree is on merit according to the admissions selection crietria for the Bachelor of Management (C10342). There is a range of entry levels to the various language and culture programs.

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

There are no prior language requirements for the international studies program. Students complete a language survey during the first year of study to ensure they commence their language and culture study at the appropriate level.

Recognition of prior learning

Information about recognition of prior learning in the management component of the course is available in the Bachelor of Management (C10342).

Recognition of prior learning in the International Studies component is assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Course duration and attendance

The course is offered on a five-year, full time basis.

Course structure

All students must complete 240 credit points of study, comprising 144 credit points relating to management and 96 credit points relating to international studies. Full details of the Bachelor of Management component of the combined degree are available from the Bachelor of Management (C10342).

In the International Studies component students select the language they will study at the time of enrolment, and either the Language, Culture and the Professional World pathway or the Language, Culture and Global Exchange pathway. Information relating to entry into the International Honours pathway can be found in the Information for Students section.

The Bachelor of International Studies is not offered as a separate degree but is completed only in combination with the professional degree program.

Overseas study

In the International Studies component, students have the following options:

  1. Language, Culture & the Professional World: includes an internship and option of a short study abroad experience (2-6 weeks) overseas.
  2. Language, Culture & Global Exchange: includes an internship and a 6-month Global Exchange at any UTS partner university in a session that fits with the student's study plan.
  3. International Honours: includes a full year at a relevant partner university where students complete an honours level research project.

Course completion requirements

STM90928 Core subjects (Management) 48cp
CBK91013 Major choice (Management) 48cp
CBK92010 Second Major/Two Sub-majors/Sub-major + 24cp Electives/48cp Electives 48cp
CBK92057 Country and Language choice 96cp
Total 240cp

Course program

The typical program shown below is for a full-time student who has chosen the German Language and Culture major and and is completing the Language, Culture & the Professional World pathway or the International Honours pathway and an Events, Sport Business or Digital Creative Enterprise major. Other countries may be chosen from the list of majors in (CBK92057): the program has the same structure but with subjects specific to the chosen country major.

Event and Sport Business major with Pathway 1, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
97605 German Today   8cp
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
54004 The Future of Work 8cp  
97900 International Internship 8cp  
Spring session
992221 The Global Professional: Industry Engagement Project   16cp
97606 German Literature   8cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major with Pathway 1, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
July session
81539 Innovation in Complex Systems   8cp
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
July session
94663 Navigating Entrepreneurial Ecosystems   8cp
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Summer session
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
81538 Frame Innovation 8cp  
81540 Leadership in Innovation 8cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
97605 German Today   8cp
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
54004 The Future of Work 8cp  
97900 International Internship 8cp  
Spring session
992221 The Global Professional: Industry Engagement Project   16cp
97606 German Literature   8cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Event and Sport Business major with Pathway 2, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
979505 Exchange Elective 5   8cp
979506 Exchange Elective 6   8cp
979507 Exchange Elective 7   8cp
Spring session
992221 The Global Professional: Industry Engagement Project   16cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major with Pathway 2, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
July session
81539 Innovation in Complex Systems   8cp
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
July session
94663 Navigating Entrepreneurial Ecosystems   8cp
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Summer session
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
81538 Frame Innovation 8cp  
81540 Leadership in Innovation 8cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Year 4
Autumn session
979505 Exchange Elective 5   8cp
979506 Exchange Elective 6   8cp
979507 Exchange Elective 7   8cp
Spring session
992221 The Global Professional: Industry Engagement Project   16cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance   6cp
Event and Sport Business major with Pathway 3, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
971103 In-country Study and Fieldwork Project 1: Germany   16cp
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
Spring session
978420 In-country Study and Fieldwork Project 2: Germany   24cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major with Pathway 3, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
July session
81539 Innovation in Complex Systems   8cp
Spring session
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Summer session
99218 Intercultural Communication   8cp
Year 2
Autumn session
976421 Contemporary Germany   8cp
97601 German Language and Culture 1   8cp
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
July session
94663 Navigating Entrepreneurial Ecosystems   8cp
Spring session
97602 German Language and Culture 2   8cp
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Summer session
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
81538 Frame Innovation 8cp  
81540 Leadership in Innovation 8cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
97603 German Language and Culture 3   8cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 6 credit points of options   6cp
Spring session
97604 German Language and Culture 4   8cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
999781 International Research Methods   8cp
971103 In-country Study and Fieldwork Project 1: Germany   16cp
Spring session
978420 In-country Study and Fieldwork Project 2: Germany   24cp
Year 5
Autumn session
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management 6cp  
22108 Accounting and Accountability 6cp  
23115 Economics for Business 6cp  
Spring session
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance   6cp
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
Select 12 credit points of options   12cp

Levels of award

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

Honours

Students who complete the Pathway 3 International Honours are eligible for transfer into the Bachelor of Management Bachelor of International Studies (Honours) (C09153) on completion of all coursework. This transfer is managed by the Student Centre and occurs just prior to graduation.

Other information

Further information is available from the UTS Student Centre on:

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