Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business (Bachelor Degree)

University of Huddersfield the United Kingdom

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Bachelor Degree

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About Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business at University of Huddersfield

At a glance

Combine studies in the broad discipline areas of humanities and the social sciences with a professional business course and open-up almost unlimited career choices.

Business Majors: Accounting, Financial Planning, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Property, Social Innovation

Arts Majors: Creative and Professional Writing, English and Cultural Studies, Geography and Environmental Studies, History, Liberal Arts, Social Enquiry

* OP/SR/ATAR details provided on this page are from Term 1, 2017. Entry ranks are to be used as a guide only as they are subject to change each year.

* International students residing in Australia on a student visa must study full-time on-campus.

Career opportunities

Completion of the Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business will prepare you to pursue employment opportunities in fields and roles such as:

  • advertising
  • arts management
  • human resource management
  • public relations
  • politics
  • journalism
  • administration officer or manager
  • quality manager
  • human resources manager
  • logistics manager
  • marketing manager
  • information systems manager
  • business manager
  • purchasing and materials manager.

Professional recognition

Depending on your chosen area of study there may be a number of professional associations that you may be eligible to apply for.

Marketing graduates may be eligible for membership with the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI) and the Australian Market and Social Research Society (AMRSR).

Management graduates may be eligible for membership with the Australian Institute of Management (AIM).



The Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business dual degree course is designed for students whose career aspirations may be best served by combining a multidisciplinary degree course providing opportunities to pursue studies in the broad discipline areas of humanities and the social sciences, with a professional business course.

Students will be able to combine social science and humanities disciplines in their core studies and the flexible structure of the Bachelor of Arts component will give graduates broader perspectives on the contemporary world and develop their critical, analytical and problem-solving skills.Students will also be able to undertake studies across a range of business and other related disciplines.This approach will suit students who believe that they will be better served in their careers by acquiring an understanding of a wide range of business areas and operations.

Why Study at CQUniversity

Our Humanities and Professional Communication courses aim to provide you with a multidisciplinary education that will give you the opportunity to gain knowledge in a range of disciplines.

Wide choice of study areas
Choose from arts, including a number of dual degree options. Our range of arts courses will provide you with the opportunity to experience a variety of perspectives, methodologies and learning styles. You will explore disciplines that study the way humans recognise, record and debate human practices, meanings and values.

Lifelong learning
You will have the opportunity to gain crucial lifelong learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking and problem solving. You will be able to apply these skills to a range of employment opportunities and life situations.

The flexible structure of CQUniversity's humanities and business courses encourages you to tailor your course by combining a selection of majors and minors.

Structure and assessment

Program Structure

You are required to complete 32 units, comprising of:

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Notes about fees for this course

Estimated fee per term: $12 816
Estimated annual fee: $25 632

At CQUniversity, we are committed to making education accessible to everyone. That is why on top of offering multiple pathways for entry to our courses and a generous variety of scholarships, we also offer highly competitive fees. When referring to course fees for international students, please note the following:

You may refer to the International Courses and Fees 2018 to see the full list.


Please see our Scholarships site for scholarships that you may be interested in.

Entry requirements

Academic Requirement

Successful completion of the equivalent of an Australian Year 12.

Find out more about academic requirements.

English Requirement

English Test

Find out more about English requirements and pathways information.

OP: 17 , SR: 63 , ATAR: 56.70

OP = Overall Position (QLD school leavers), SR = Selection Rank (mature age students), ATAR = Australian Tertiary Admission Rank

Course Requirements

To successfully complete your studies, you may be required to demonstrate that you can meet course requirements associated with your course. For more information on these course requirements please view the 'Course Requirements' section found under the 'What do I need to start?' page under the 'Getting Started' tab of the Student Handbook . Additional information on student placements and work integrated learning can also be found in the Student Handbook, on the 'Course Features' page under 'Getting Started'.

Don't meet the entry requirements?

Consider a Foundation or Pathway course at University of Huddersfield to prepare for your chosen course:

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