Course Structure - Bachelor of Business 2016

Courses and Study Subject alternative pages Course Structure - Bachelor of Business 2016

The Bachelor of Business is a flexible degree, with an innovative approach to subject choice that helps personalise the course to suit your particular interests. Your initial step into business at JCU is through a range of core business subjects, and you then choose your area of specialisation by selecting a business major. 

Core subjects

Our courses include core business subjects to give you a sound start to your studies:

In your third year you also choose a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) subject to connect you with the business community, they include:


A major is a series of eight subjects. It is possible for you to specialise further by adding a second business major (or non-business second major) or business minors. You can view the subjects in your majors by clicking the links below:

Non-business Second Majors

These can only be chosen with a Primary Major:


A minor is a group of four subjects designed to complement your selected major. Possible combinations of majors and minors are dependent on the primary major chosen, your location and mode of study. You can view the subjects in the Minors by clicking the links below:

To be eligible for accreditation with Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA Australia) and/or Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), you must complete the Accounting major as well as these three subjects: