Major - Business Studies

Western Sydney University Major Code: M2516.1

This version of the specialisation is available to new and continuing students.

Related Courses

2804.2 Bachelor of Business (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : NO

The Business Studies Major provides a comprehensive foundation of business knowledge through carefully selected business units designed to equip students with knowledge in Accounting, Economics, Applied Finance, Management and International Business. As such, this major provides students with a range of career prospects in general business, not-for-profit and the public sector as well as meeting the requirements of a pathway to teach secondary school Business Studies.


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Major Structure

Students must successfully complete 80 credit points as per the units listed below.

The business units in this major, which is a compulsory major in course 2804 Bachelor of Business (Pathway to Teaching Secondary), are offered at the Parramatta City, Bankstown and Campbelltown campuses. The secondary teaching units in course 2804 are generally offered at the Parramatta South, Bankstown and Penrith campuses or online. Students may be required to travel between campuses in order to complete this major and course.

201099 Consumers, Firms and Markets
200972 Accounting in Context
200488 Corporate Financial Management
200864 Managing in the Global Environment
200815 Globalisation and Sustainability
200862 Creating Change and Innovation
200863 Leadership and Entrepreneurship
200926 Macroeconomic Measures and Models

Replaced Units

The unit listed below count towards completion of this course for students who passed this unit in 2021 or earlier.

200922 - Consumers, Firms and Markets, replaced by 201099 Consumers, Firms and Markets

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