University of Technology Sydney

C10412v2 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)


Overview
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Recognition of prior learning
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Levels of award
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 while developing key skills required to operate successfully in contemporary organisations. These attributes include collaborative teamwork, business design, innovation, and entrepreneurship, as well as the multidisciplinary knowledge base required to understand sustainability within the green economy. During the first two years, students explore management studies from professional and industry perspectives while building their knowledge of sustainability as a scientific, legal, social, and ethical domain. Across the remaining years of this degree, students develop in-depth knowledge in one of the management majors (Events, Sport Business, or Digital Creative Enterprise) while working with industry and community partners in studio subjects to address real-world 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 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
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

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

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, 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.

Event and Sport Business major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
21440 Management Skills   6cp
24109 Marketing and Customer Value   6cp
99221 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
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
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
99223 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
Spring session
21644 Law and Ethics for Managers   6cp
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
99220 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
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
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
MAJ08975 Events 48cp  
MAJ08976 Sport Business 48cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
99222 Sustainability Studio   12cp
Digital Creative Enterprise major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
99221 Sustainability in Context   6cp
36200 Arguments, Evidence and Intuition   6cp
July session
81539 Innovation in Complex Systems   8cp
Spring session
21227 Innovation and Entrepreneurship   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
99223 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning   12cp
July session
94663 Navigating Entrepreneurial Ecosystems   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
21643 Innovation Lab   6cp
21440 Management Skills   6cp
99220 Complexity and Sustainable Futures   12cp
Spring session
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  
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
21699 Diversity Management 6cp  
26600 Business Internship 6cp  
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91945 Stream Choice plus Electives (Business and Management) 48cp  
Spring session
21698 Managing for Social Impact (Capstone)   6cp
21663 Digital Strategy and Governance   6cp
99222 Sustainability Studio   12cp

Levels of award

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

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 Student Centre on:

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