DipHigherEd – Business Studies Major

DipHigherEd – Business Studies Major

Major code


Credit points required

18 credit points for single major

Other details

Important: before you enrol you must speak with a Pathways team member to discuss your study plan.  Please call: Townsville campus 47815740 or Cairns campus 42321155 or Email: pathways@jcu.edu.au

Major Structure

Students will be enrolled in set study plans which will allow them to articulate into their target degree. The study plans will allow for flexible enrolment options, involving a mix of core subjects (including CS1022 and CU1022), selected major and elective subjects. Study Plans can be discussed with the Pathways team.


Select 9 credit points of Business Studies subjects from List 1


Select 9 credit points of Business Studies subjects from List 1 or elective subjects from List 2

List 1 (Business Studies subjects)

BU1804:03 Business, Environment and Society in the Tropics

BU1805:03 Contemporary Business Communications

BU1807:03 Business Data Analysis and Interpretation

BU1808:03 Managing Consumer Markets

BU1812:03 Business Law

BU1902:03 Accounting for Decision Making

BU1903:03 Economics for Sustainable Business

MA1022:03 Essential Maths

List 2 (Elective subjects)

CU1010:03 Effective Writing

CV1200:03 Effective Speaking

MA1020:03 Preparatory Mathematics