University of Technology Sydney

C10412v1 Bachelor of Management Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment

Award(s): Bachelor of Management (BM)
Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment (BSustEnv)

UAC code: 609801 (Autumn session)
CRICOS code: 102819H
Commonwealth supported place?: Yes
Load credit points: 192
Course EFTSL: 4
Location: City campus

Notes

This is a new course from 2021. Students may use the 2020?selection rank for the Bachelor of Management as a guide. The lowest selection rank for Autumn 2020 intake for the respective majors are:

80.40 (Digital Creative Enterprise); 81.15 (Events); 80.00 (Sport Business); 80.4 (Tourism)


Overview
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Recognition of prior learning
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Transfer between UTS courses
Other information

Overview

The Bachelor of Management Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment provides students with a strong foundation in management studies and develops key skills required to successfully manage contemporary organisations including leadership, business design, and innovation, as well as the multidisciplinary knowledge of sustainability required to operate within the green economy. During the first two years, students explore management studies from professional and industry perspectives and build their knowledge of sustainability as a scientific, legal and social domain. Across the remaining years in this degree, students develop in-depth knowledge in one of the four management majors (Events, Tourism, Sport Business or Digital Creative Enterprise) while working with industry and community partners in studio subjects to address real sustainability issues.

Students develop a combination of professional business skills and knowledge on environmental, economic, social and cultural sustainability through a business specialisation, internship like experiences and problem-based learning within the Sustainability and Environment core subjects.

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.

Study in Sustainability and Environment provides graduates with an edge in their chosen field of professional specialisation. Specialist knowledge on sustainability and environment and skills in sustainability planning, evaluation and innovation, maximise their potential for employment as companies increasingly consider issues of sustainability across their business functions. It also opens up careers in companies and government agencies engaged specifically with issues of environmental, cultural and social sustainability, climate, and sustainable development. Specialist roles across industry and public and private sectors include Sustainability Project Officer, Sustainability Consultant, Sustainability Director, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Communication and Stakeholder Engagement Lead, Sustainability Evaluation Lead.

Course intended learning outcomes

BUS.1.1 Access and analyse relevant management knowledge and concepts to understand management practice in a global workplace
BUS.1.2 Apply relevant management knowledge and concepts to decision-making in professional practice
BUS.2.1 Apply innovative problem-solving processes to address management issues in a specific industry context
BUS.3.1 Convey information clearly and fluently, in high-quality written form appropriate for their audience
BUS.3.2 Use oral communication appropriately to convey information clearly and fluently
BUS.3.3 Employ teamwork and communication skills to work effectively within a team
BUS.4.1 Critically analyse managerial decisions in terms of ethical practice and social responsibility
BUS.4.2 Critically analyse sustainability principles for various stakeholders in relation to business contexts
BUS.5.1 Apply technical and professional skills within specialised management practice
SE.1.1 Employ teamwork and independent insight to understand and operationalise sustainability objectives
SE.1.2 Evaluate and assess the impact of sustainability initiatives
SE.2.1 Conduct multi-disciplinary research into sustainability issues
SE.2.2 Devise creative and evidence-based solutions to sustainability challenges
SE.3.1 Employ knowledge from and about local and international contexts to account for the differential impacts of sustainability needs and solutions
SE.4.1 Value indigenous knowledges as relevant precedents to understand the human-nature coexistence in Australian and international settings
SE.5.1 Act ethically and responsibly to promote sustainability within civic and international contexts
SE.6.1 Communicate complex concepts clearly and effectively to a variety of audiences

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.

Recognition of prior learning

Students who have previously studied at another university or other recognised tertiary educational institution may be eligible for recognition of prior learning if the subjects previously studied are deemed by Business to be equivalent to those specified for their course.

Students who have completed a course at a private college are not eligible for any exemptions unless an articulation agreement between Business and the college is in place. Details of all arrangements are available via the credit recognition search tool.

For more information about the application process, see How to Apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.

Course duration and attendance

The course is offered on a four-year, full-time or eight-year, part-time basis.

Course structure

The course comprises a total of 192 credit points, allowing students to graduate with the separate degrees of Bachelor of Management and Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment (graduation with a Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment is only possible as part of a combined degree). The study components for course completion are as follows.

The Management component of 96 credit points comprises:

  • an eight core subjects (48 credit points), and
  • a business major (48 credit points)

Students can choose any one of the following as a Management major: Events, Tourism, Sport Business or Digital Creative Enterprise.

The Sustainability and Environment component of 96 credit points comprises:

  • five core subjects (48 credit points), and
  • four streams which include science, governance, society and management electives (12 credit points each).

Course completion requirements

STM91519 Sustainability and Environment Core 48cp
STM90928 Core subjects (Management) 48cp
CBK91013 Major choice (Management) 48cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp
Total 192cp

Course program

Typical full-time and part-time programs for Autumn and Spring commencements are provided below.

Events major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21637 Event and Entertainment Contexts   6cp
21639 Event Impacts and Legacies   6cp
99215 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
Spring session
21640 Event Management   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
99217 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
Spring session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
99214 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
21650 Event Promotion and Sponsorship   6cp
21653 Servicescape and Venue: design, operations and management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
21638 Event Creation Lab (Capstone)   6cp
99216 Sustainability Studio   12cp
Tourism major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21660 Tourism in a Global Context   6cp
21659 The Tourist Experience   6cp
99215 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
Spring session
21647 Managing Tourism Sectors   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
99217 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
Spring session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
99214 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
21661 Tourism Promotion and Distribution   6cp
21636 Developing Sustainable Destinations   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
21634 Current Challenges in Tourism (Capstone)   6cp
99216 Sustainability Studio   12cp
Sport major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21655 Sport and Society   6cp
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
99215 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
Spring session
21658 Australian Sport System   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
21646 Managing Professional Sport   6cp
21649 Olympic Games and Sport Mega-Events   6cp
99217 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
Spring session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
99214 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
21657 International Sport Management   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management   6cp
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21656 Sport Marketing and Media   6cp
21635 Current Issues in Sport Business (Capstone)   6cp
99216 Sustainability Studio   12cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
24108 Marketing Foundations   6cp
99215 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
July session
81539 Impossibilities to Possibilities   8cp
Spring session
21664 Managing Risk and Opportunity   6cp
21654 Socio-political Context of Management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
21662 Creative Industries in the Collaborative Economy   6cp
99217 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
July session
94663 Navigating Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Initiating Change   8cp
Spring session
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Summer session
Select 8 credit points from the following:   8cp
MAJ08980 Digital Creative Enterprise 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
21648 Management Research Skills   6cp
22600 Accounting Skills for Managers   6cp
99214 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
23115 Economics for Business   6cp
21651 Professional Internship   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
21555 Introduction to Human Resource Management   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21129 Managing People and Organisations   6cp
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance (Capstone)   6cp
99216 Sustainability Studio   12cp

Transfer between UTS courses

Graduation with a Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment is only possible as part of a combined degree. Students may apply for an Internal Course Transfer to graduate with only their substantive professional degree ???C10342 Bachelor of Management but they must satisfy all applicable course requirements.

Other information

Further information is available from the UTS Business School on:

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