Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Bachelor of Business /Bachelor of Justice

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

This double degree increases career options across business and justice fields. The business component gives students a strong theoretical and practical underpinning in the key disciplines, functions, principles and practices of business across national and international business environments with depth and specialisation in one or more business disciplines. The justice component gives students entry-level expertise in justice. The Criminology and Policing major offers students the opportunity to learn criminology, policing, correctional services and crime prevention. The Policy and Governance major offers students the opportunity to learn policy analysis and the intricacies of how government officers research, analyse, recommend and develop policies in the justice sphere.

Structure

Students are required to complete 384 credit points, comprised of 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Business program (8 core units and 8 major units) and 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Justice Program (8 core units and 8 major units).

Subjects

  • Business majors: Accountancy
  • Advertising
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Financial planning
  • Human resource management
  • International business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • and Public relations. Justice majors: Criminology and Policing
  • Policy and Governance.

Standard entry requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of Year 12 in an Australian school system of equivalent. Assumed knowledge: English, or Literature, or English and Literature, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C)
  • And for Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Financial Planning and Marketing majors: General Mathematics, or Mathematical Methods, or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C)

Recognition

State and Federal Law enforcement; Government departments such as Correctional Services, Immigration and Border Protection, Defence and Protective and Security Services. Subject to choice of Business major and units: CPA Australia; Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Institute of Public Accountants. Account Planning Group Australia, the Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association, the Australian Direct Marketing Association, the Communications Council, Youngbloods and nGen. Economics Society of Australia. Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Australian Human Resources Institute, Society of Human Resource Management (USA), Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Institute of Training and Development. Australian Institute of Export, the Logistics Association of Australia and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. Australian Marketing Institute, the Market Research Society of Australia, the Australian Institute of Management, the American Marketing Association, Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Australian Institute of Export. Public Relations Institute of Australia. Financial Planning Association.

Study pathways

Students may receive advanced standing towards their degree for previous study. Standard QUT advanced standing rules apply. On successful completion of the Bachelor of Justice, further study options are available in an Honours program for students who meet eligibility requirements.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Gardens Point International: $132,100
  • ATAR: 76
No
  • Full-time : 4 years

Further information

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for commencing and continuing students. Individual faculties also offer support through prizes, awards and bursaries that reward and encourage student effort through the generous support of individuals, industry and government sponsors.

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