Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Data Science

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This program is scheduled to commence in Trimester 2, 2019. As digital disruption becomes a reality, the ability to analyse vast quantities of data to extract relevant intelligence for commercial planning is a highly sought after skill. By combining these degrees, you will gain crucial skills in data science that they will be able to apply to business and commercial scenarios; helping to future-proof their careers. You will gain the skills to analyse, manipulate, model and interpret large data sets using digital platforms and tools, including Python, Tableau, Hadoop and SQL. You'll learn to apply these specialised skills to your commerce major to uncover patterns and generate valuable insights into business operations and decision making in the financial services industry. Through the Bachelor of Commerce you will gain the technical skills and knowledge to pursue a career in accounting, financial planning, finance or economics. You can further enhance this knowledge by choosing a major, which will give you specialist skills in one discipline. Commerce majors Accounting - (Gold Coast, Logan, Nathan) Economics - (Gold Coast, Nathan) Finance - (Gold Coast, Nathan) Financial Planning - (Gold Coast, Logan, Nathan)


  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Applied Data Mining
  • Big Data Analytics and Social Media
  • Business Data Analysis
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Creative Coding
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Management
  • Economics for Decision Making 1
  • Financial Planning 1
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Foundations of Systems Development
  • Information and Security Management
  • Introduction to Big Data Analytics
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Language and Communication for Business and Commerce
  • Linear Algebra
  • Management Concepts
  • Money, Banking and Finance
  • Programming Principles
  • Software Technologies
  • Web Application Development
  • Web Technologies
  • Work and Employability


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

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