Curtin University

Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology), Bachelor of Commerce (Finance)

Curtin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00301J

This double degree provides students with an integrated education program in both exploration/applied geology and commerce. It provides dual qualifications in these areas and develops graduates with unique opportunities to obtain employment in resource development and related fields involving natural resource management. The Bachelor of Commerce places an emphasis on decision-making, trends in technology and associated work patterns and other aspects of management in a highly competitive business arena. The programs emphasise both theoretical concepts and the application of knowledge to commerce and industry. The finance major includes corporate finance, financial institutions and financial markets and is relevant to many aspects of resource development projects carried out by exploration companies.

Structure

Detailed information about the course structure is available through official Curtin pages: http://handbook.curtin.edu.au/courses/31/319342.html

Subjects

  • Students enrolled in the double degree program may elect to transfer to a single degree course in one of the two disciplines. In this event, the relevant Head of School/Department shall determine the amount of credit to be transferred to the single degree.

Standard entry requirements

Please refer to https://study.curtin.edu.au/offering/course-ug-bachelor-of-science-applied-geology-bachelor-of-commerce-finance--bb-glgfinv2/ for further information on entry to this course.

Recognition

This course is accredited by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Graduates are eligible to apply for membership with the Australian Institute of Geoscientists, the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Geological Society of Australia.

Study pathways

Honours is available as an additional one year course following completion of this bachelor degree.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Curtin Perth
  • ATAR: 70
Yes
  • Full-time : 4 years

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