Bachelor of Business (Management)

CRICOS Course Code: 072493M

Course Overview

The Bachelor of Business (Management) aims to produce graduates with the skills and knowledge to work in middle management roles in a variety of public and private industries. Managers play a vital role in all organisations as they are responsible for organisation growth and development. This program will develop business and leadership skills and give students the ability to manage people and organisations successfully. The degree ensures that students have the opportunity to develop essential business skills and knowledge including finance and marketing principles, business law and sound well-developed management skills.

The estimated annual enrolment into the Bachelor of Business (Management) is 300 students.


On successful completion of this course, students are awarded the Bachelor of Business (Management). The course meets the Australian Qualifications Framework specifications for a Level 7 bachelor degree.

Core Knowledge in Business

The Bachelor of Business (Management) incorporates the Core Body of Knowledge in Business that is recommended by the Australian Institute of Management (AIM).

Advanced Standing

Students may be able to shorten the length of this course through qualifications obtained from other formal studies. AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by other registered training organisation and education providers may be recognised by Cambridge International College. Students who wish to apply for Advanced Standing should contact the College for information on eligibility.

Course Structure
To meet the requirements for graduation, all students must complete 24 units.

First YearSecond YearThird Year
Six core units:
BBMM101 Introduction to Management
BBMK201 Marketing Principles
BBAC101 Accounting Principles OR BBAC100 Finance Fundamentals
BBAC201 Business Statistics
BBAC202 Economic Principles
BBAL201 Business Law

Up to four elective units

Four core units:
BBMM301 Management and Organisational Behaviour
BBMM302 Human Resource Management Principles
BBMM303 Organisational Structure and Design
BBMM305 Business, Society & Ethics

Up to six elective units

Six core units:
BBMM507 International Business Management
BBMM506 Strategic Management
BBMM503 Leadership Development
BBMM602 Corporate Sustainability Management
BBMM605 Entrepreneurship
BBMM603 Organisational Change and Development

Two elective units


The types of assessment permitted at CIC may include the following:

  • Closed or open-book examinations
  • Written essays, case studies or business reports/proposals or projects
  • Oral presentations or oral examinations
  • Multiple choice or true/false tests, quizzes or examinations
  • Peer assessment & group based work
  • Industry based assessments.

Other types of assessment may be allowed at CIC following approval by the Deputy Dean.

Please refer to our Assessment Policy for further information.

Opportunities for Further Study

Students who successfully complete the Bachelor of Business (Management) can apply to study a number of postgraduate qualifications in Australia and abroad.

Course Structure

The Bachelor of Business (Management) is a three year course, delivered over twelve six-week terms (the equivalent of six semesters) on a full-time basis. There are five intakes per year, in January, March, May, August and October.

Lifelong learning

Students gain key skills and significant experience in collaborative learning, and gain theoretical knowledge in the underpinnings of business. They also gain key skills in research, using both online and library materials. All of these factors will help graduates of the Bachelor of Business (Management) to be lifelong learners.

Professional & Community Engagement

Business professionals are invited as guest speakers to speak at various lectures. Guest speakers add value in the practical aspect of the course work which is particularly important. These speakers will also assist students understand future management responsibilities.

Industry relevant material

The applied components of the course incorporate material that is specifically relevant for the business management industry. In the computer laboratories, students gain experience with business planning, analysis and statistical packages; they also gain experience with other computer packages such as MS Excel. The course will emphasise a creative and innovative approach to Business education as the key to competitiveness in a dynamic and global economy. It is intended that the course would consist of a combination of both domestic and international students. Students should gain benefits from a broad range of cultural diversity and life experiences of their fellow students.

Graduate Attribute

Technical capabilities and skills
Innovative and entrepreneurial thinking
Communication and self management skills
Research and information literacy
Problem solving skills
Ability to interact effectively within a group environment
Demonstration of ethical and professional standards

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of the Bachelor of Business (Management), students will have gained the skills and knowledge to work in a management role within a business or organisation.

Course Fees

Please refer to Fees, charges and refunds

Key Facts


Bachelor of Business (Management)



CRICOS Course Duration

156 Weeks

Entry Requirements

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Academic – completion of year 12 or equivalent (minimum ATAR of 50 or equivalent)
English – IELTS (Academic 6.0 or equivalent)

2018 Enrolment Start Dates

8 January
19 March
28 May
13 August
22 October

2018 Term/Class Start Dates

15 January
26 March
4 June
20 August
29 October
*Orientation day will be held in the week prior to Term start.

Course Delivery Weeks

12 x 6-week Terms


Please refer to Fees, Charges and Refunds

Accreditation Status

Accredited, renewal date 01/11/2019


Melbourne campus

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