Bachelor of Business (Banking and Finance)

Victoria University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092944A

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Get ahead in the fast-paced world of business and make an impact on a local or international level.

VU's Bachelor of Business gives you the knowledge, skills and professional development to succeed in the constantly changing global business workforce. In your first year, you'll develop a solid foundation in core business studies, followed by a choice of majors from 13 specialty business areas.

This challenging and engaging course will improve your intellectual, analytical, organisational and interpersonal skills. VU's strong industry links, workplace learning opportunities and industry-expert lecturers will also help you to graduate work-ready.

Our Bachelor of Business can lead to opportunities all around the world. VU's extensive network of local and international partnerships, overseas exchange programs, and our mix of students from across the globe will help you grow an international network of contacts – expanding your global career opportunities well into the future.

The Bachelor of Business allows you to tailor your learning to your needs.

Banking and Finance

If you're interested in understanding the complexities of corporate finance, choose the Bachelor of Business' Banking and Finance major.

You'll gain insights into the intricate workings of financial markets and investment management, and learn how to successfully manage financial institutions.

After developing a solid grounding in business in your first year, customize your degree with a major in Banking and Finance.

Launch your career in banking and financial services, funds management, treasury and financial markets, and wealth management. The Bachelor of Business with a major in Banking and Finance will develop your understanding of the financial institutions, financial instruments and markets of the financial services sector. In this course you will also be able to undertake units of study that will provide you with knowledge in areas of financial markets, management of financial institutions, and investment management.

Opportunities in the financial services sector are limitless and include roles within:

  • banking
  • funds management
  • financial planning
  • stock broking
  • superannuation
  • insurance
  • investment
  • risk management.

VU's Accounting major is accredited by CPA Australia, one of the world's largest accounting bodies, and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ), a worldwide network of finance leaders.

Course structure

To attain the Bachelor of Business, students will be required to complete 288 credit points consisting of:

  • 96 credit points First Year Core units
  • 96 credit points of Major studies selected from the approved list.
  • 96 credit points made up of either

Careers in business

Graduating with a degree in Business from VU will put you ahead of the game. Focus your studies in one of our specializations and learn fundamental skills you can apply in any sector.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,000 Per Year
Read more14,500 per semester
21 Feb 2022
01 Aug 2022
3 years Full time City Flinders Campus
300 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent). OR: Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent). OR: Completion of a Foundation course or equivalent.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0)

TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67 (Listening 12, Speaking 18, Reading 15, Writing 21)

Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50 (no section score less than 50)

University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 169. No individual band less than 169.

VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 4): achieved.

Address

Victoria University
Footscray Park campus
Ballarat Road
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia
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