Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Asian Studies

Program code

1551

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

4 years full-time

Credit points

320

Indicative fee

$27,500.00* per year (more)
* 2019 indicative annual fee

Entry requirements

6.5

IELTS (Academic) (more)

CRICOS code

090612D

Offered in

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3

Prerequisites

  • English

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

For Domestic and those International students not required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Asian Studies (BBus/BAsSt), you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 20 credit points for foundation language courses; AND
  • 60 credit points for a Business major, or
      • if you elect not to complete a major, you will complete 60 credit points from the specified list;
    AND
  • 60 credit points for an Asian Studies major; AND
      • 60 credit points for a language major and 20 credit points of Listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice electives, or
      • 60 credit points of Listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice elective/s and 20 credit points of Griffith in Asia Initiative courses.

For International students required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Asian Studies (BBus/BAsSt), you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 10 credit points for English Language Enhancement course (5901LHS); AND
  • 20 credit points for foundation language courses; AND
  • 60 credit points for a Business major, or
      • if you elect not to complete a major, you will complete 60 credit points from the specified list;
    AND
  • 60 credit points for an Asian Studies major; AND
      • 60 credit points for a language major and 10 credit points of Listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice electives, or
      • 50 credit points of Listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice elective/s and 20 credit points of Griffith in Asia Initiative courses.
      • courses.

Other program requirements

You must successfully complete:

  • no more than 120 credit points of Level 1 courses (the first digit of a course code denotes the level);
  • at least 60 credit points of Level 3 courses or higher.

This degree/s may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur and will appear below the conferral date of the award.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. The Bachelor of Asian Studies and the Bachelor of Business are accredited as an AQF Level 7 - Bachelor Degree.

English Language Enhancement

All undergraduate International students are required to complete an English Language Enhancement (ELE) course unless specific criteria are met as specified in Section 1.2 of the Bachelor Degree Policy - Schedule 1: Requirement to Complete the English Language Enhancement Course.

The following course must be completed in the first trimester of study:

Advice regarding the requirement to complete the ELE course is available via the myGriffith portal (in the To Do List).

Students whose first language is English are not permitted to undertake this ELE course.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for the Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Asian Studies describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Note: Students must check the prerequisite and incompatible requirements before selecting any course within this program.

English Language Enhancement course

International students required to complete the English Language Enhancement course must complete the following course in their first Trimester of study in place of an elective course:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 or 3 5901LHS Language and Communication for Business and Commerce  10

Year 1

You must complete the following:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 1009IBA Communicating Across Asia  10
OR
Tri 1 1004IBA Modernising Asia  10
OR
Tri 2 1013IBA Transforming Asian Economies  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 1101IBA Management Concepts  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 1102AFE Accounting for Decision Making  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 1003MKT Introduction to Marketing  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 1303AFE Economics for Decision Making 1  10
Tri 1,2 1001EHR Work and Employability  10
Tri 2 1010IBA The Politics of Religion in Asia  10
OR
Tri 1,2 1008IBA Understanding Asia (Tri 1 NA; Tri 2 GC) 10
OR
Tri 2 1003GIR Globalisation, the Asia-Pacific and Australia  10

You must complete 10 credit points from one of the below languages. Students must undertake study in a language in which they are not native speakers.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1   First Year Indonesian (see Note 1) 10
AND
Tri 2   First Year Indonesian (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1 1032LHS Japanese 1A  10
AND
Tri 2 1033LHS Japanese 1B  10
Tri 1   First Year Korean (see Note 1) 10
AND
Tri 2   First Year Korean (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1 1084LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 1A  10
AND
Tri 1 1085LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 1B  10

Note 1: Students may complete Indonesian or Korean language courses via cross-institutional enrolment at the University of Queensland (St Lucia campus). Students should contact the University of Queensland, School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies or School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science at Griffith for any further details.

Year 2

You must complete the following:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 1305AFE Business Data Analysis  10
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business (for students electing to not complete a major)  20
Tri 1,2   Asian Studies major courses  20
Tri 1,2   Language major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Listed and/or Free-choice electives  20

You must complete 10 credit points from one of the below languages. Students must undertake study in a language in which they are not native speakers.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1   First Year Indonesian  10
AND
Tri 2   First Year Indonesian  10
Tri 1 1032LHS Japanese 1A  10
AND
Tri 2 1033LHS Japanese 1B  10
Tri 1   First Year Korean  10
AND
Tri 2   First Year Korean  10
Tri 1 1084LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 1A  10
AND
Tri 1 1085LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 1B  10

Note 1: Students may complete Indonesian or Korean language courses via cross-institutional enrolment at the University of Queensland (St Lucia campus). Students should contact the University of Queensland, School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies or School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science at Griffith for any further details.

Year 3

You will complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2105AFE Introduction to Business Law  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 2004GIR Government-Business Relations (offered Tri 3 at Nathan only) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business (for students electing to not complete a major)  20
Tri 1,2   Asian Studies major courses  20
Tri 1,2   Language major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Listed and/or Free-choice electives  20

Year 4

You will complete the following:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Business (for students electing to not complete a major)  20
Tri 1,2   Asian Studies major courses  20
Tri 1,2   Language major courses  20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Listed and/or Free-choice electives  20
Tri 1,2 or 3   Listed and/or Free-choice electives (for students completing a Language major) 20
OR
Tri 1,2 or 3   Griffith in Asia Initiative courses (for students not completing a Language major) 20

Students must complete one Business major.

Students must complete one Asian Studies major:

  • Asian Business
  • Asian Societies and Cultures
  • International Relations and Security
  • Politics, Law and Justice in Asia

Language majors available in this program:

  • Chinese Language
  • Indonesian LanguageĀ 
  • Japanese Language
  • Korean LanguageĀ 

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2028IBA Asian Business  10
Tri 1 2029IBA Family Business in Asia (not offered at GC in 2019) 10
Tri 2 2011IBA Export Management  10
Tri 1 3017IBA Crime, Business and Politics in Asia  10
Tri 3 3004IBA Intercultural Management (also offered online via OUA in Study Period 1) 10
Tri 2 3012IBA The Social Context of Asian Business (capstone course) 10

You must complete 60 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2406LHS Japanese Society and Pop Culture  10
Tri 1 3403LHS Translation as a bridge between cultures  10
Tri 1 3280LHS Contemporary Chinese Society and Culture  10
Tri 2 2712GFS Asia Pacific Film  10
Tri 1 2007LHS Languages of East and Southeast Asia  10
Tri 2 3012IBA The Social Context of Asian Business  10
Tri 2 3202LHS Intercultural Communication  10
Tri 2 3060LHS Advanced Project  10
Tri 3 2026IBA Vietnam Study Tour  10
Tri 3 2434LHS China Study Tour  10

Students may only undertake a language major in which they are not native speakers. Language courses must be taken in sequence in accordance with the prerequisites specified. A language major must include at least 20 credit points of third year level courses. Students may commence at either first or second year depending on their level of proficiency.

Those who have completed Year 11 and 12 language study at secondary school or have some other level of proficiency should contact the relevant Language Coordinator (via the School Administrative Officer) to discuss the level at which to enrol.

You must select a minimum of 60 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2010LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 2A  20
Tri 2 2011LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 2B  20
Tri 1 3010LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 3A  20
Tri 1 3012LHS Chinese/English Business Interpreting 1  10
Tri 2 3011LHS Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) 3B  20
Tri 2 3013LHS Chinese/English Business Interpreting 2  10
Tri 1 3014LHS Chinese/English Written Communication 1  10
Tri 2 3015LHS Chinese/English Written Communication 2  10

An Indonesian major may be completed by applying via the Brisbane Universities Language Alliance website. Students may only undertake a language major in which they are not native speakers.

Students unsure of their Indonesian proficiency levels should contact the School of Languages and Cultures, at University of Queensland prior to enrolling. Students should contact the School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science at Griffith for further details.

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2   Courses at second and third year level (undertaken at University of Queensland) 60

You must complete 60 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2020GIR Global Security  10
Tri 1 2718LHS Structures of (in)security  10
Tri 3 3612LHS Islam and Muslim Communities in the West  10
Tri 2 3010GIR China and the World  10
Tri 2 3016GIR The Politics of Identity: Religion, Culture and Globalisation  10
Tri 2 2715LHS Conflict and Forced Displacement  10
Tri 2 2016GIR Power in East Asia  10

Students may only undertake a language major in which they are not native speakers. Language courses must be taken in sequence in accordance with the prerequisites specified. A language major must include at least 20 credit points of third year level courses. Students may commence at either first or second year depending on their level of proficiency.

Students who have completed Year 11 and 12 language study at secondary school or have some other level of proficiency should contact the relevant Language Coordinator (via the Program Support Officer) to discuss the level at which to enrol.

You must complete 60 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2040LHS Japanese 2A  10
OR
Tri 1 2043LHS Japanese 2A Enhanced  20
Tri 1 2406LHS Japanese Society and Pop Culture  10
Tri 2 2042LHS Japanese 2B  10
OR
Tri 2 2045LHS Japanese 2B Enhanced  20
Tri 1 3040LHS Japanese 3A  20
Tri 2 3041LHS Japanese 3B (not offered from 2018) 20
Tri 2 3533LHS Japanese for Professional Purposes  10
OR
Tri 1 3534LHS Business Japanese 2 (offered Gold Coast only) 10
Tri 2 3536LHS Japanese Linguistics (not offered from 2017) 10
Tri 3 2424LHS Japan Study Tour (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3060LHS Advanced Project (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3200LHS Independent Internship (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3192LHS In-Country Independent Study Enhanced (see Note 1) 20
Tri 1,2 or 3 5010LHS Language Exchange Study (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 5020LHS Language Exchange Study (see Note 1) 20
Tri 1,2 or 3 5030LHS Language Exchange Study (see Note 1) 30
Tri 1,2 or 3 5040LHS Language Exchange Study (see Note 1) 40
Tri 1,2 or 3 5050LHS Language Exchange Study (see Note 1) 50

Note 1: These courses are only open to students who have gained approval to enrol from the Course Convenor and Program Director.

A Korean major may be completed by applying via the Brisbane Universities Language Alliance website. Students may only undertake a language major in which they are not native speakers. Students with any prior knowledge of Korean must contact the School of Languages and Cultures, University of Queensland, prior to enrolling. Students should contact the School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science at Griffith for further details.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2   Courses undertaken at University of Queensland  80

You must complete 60 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2008GIR Chinese Government and Politics  10
Tri 2 2015GIR Comparative Politics of Southeast Asia (not offered in 2019) 10
Tri 2 2019GIR Politics of International Law and Organisations  10
Tri 1 3017IBA Crime, Business and Politics in Asia  10
Tri 2 5325LAW Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes  10
Tri 1 3027GIR Business and Politics in the Asia Pacific Region (formerly 3027IBA) 10
Tri 1 3380LHS Politics of Law and Justice in China  10
Tri 2 3008GIR Human Rights in World Politics  10
Tri 1 5223LAW Transitional Justice and the Rule of Law  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2011EHR The Reality and Future of Work  10
Tri 1 2006EHR Health and Safety in the Workplace  10
Tri 1,2 2001EHR Management Employee Relations (Tri 1 online) 10
Tri 1 3015EHR Employment Relations Law  10
Tri 2,3 3001EHR Negotiation  10
Tri 2 3006EHR Employment Strategies in Action (capstone course) 10

This major is offered at South Bank, Nathan and the Gold Coast

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 or 3 2043MKT Entrepreneurship and New Business Ventures (Tri 1: NA,OL; Tri 2: SB,GC; Tri 3: NA,GC) 10
Tri 1,2 2036MKT Retail Marketing (Tri 1: SB,GC; Tri 2: OL,NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 2038MKT Personal Selling and Sales Management (Tri 1: SB & GC; Tri 2: NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 2098MKT Branding and Promoting New Business Ventures (Tri 1: GC & SB; Tri 2: NA; Tri 3 OL) 10
Tri 1,2 3019MKT Franchising and Small Business (Tri 1: OL,NA; Tri 2: GC,SB) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3045MKT New Venture Business Planning (capstone course) (Tri 1: NA; Tri 2: GC & SB; Tri 3: OL) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2219THS Event Management Principles  10
Tri 1 2315THS Event Marketing and Sponsorship  10
Tri 2 2209THS Managing Projects in Service Industries  10
Tri 1 3117THS Facility and Venue Management  10
Tri 2 3213THS Conference and Convention Management  10
Tri 2 3204THS Event Evaluation (capstone course) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2002EHR Human Resource Management Principles (Tri 1 NA,GC,OL; Tri 3 NA,GC) 10
Tri 1,2 2005EHR Organisational Behaviour (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 2: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,2,3 2009EHR Recruitment and Selection (Tri 1&2: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 1,2 3010EHR Training and Development (Tri 1: NA,GC; Tri 2: OL) 10
Tri 1,2 3011EHR Performance Management (Tri 1: NA,GC; Tri 2: OL) 10
Tri 1,2,3 3012EHR Applied Human Resource Management and Change (capstone course) (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2002IBA Firm Behaviours and Business Strategy  10
Tri 1 2005IBA Comparative Management  10
Tri 1 2028IBA Asian Business  10
Tri 1 3001IBA International Trade and Competition (capstone course) 10
Tri 2 3042MKT Marketing Globally  10
Tri 2 3209AFE International Finance  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2128IBA Business Processes (Tri 1&3: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 1 2150IBA Introduction to Supply Chain Management  10
Tri 2 2154IBA Business Logistics  10
Tri 1 3145IBA Purchasing and Supply Management  10
Tri 2 3155IBA Operations Management  10
Tri 2 3156IBA Applied Business Optimisation and Modelling (capstone course) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2128IBA Business Processes (Tri 1&3: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 1,2 2005EHR Organisational Behaviour (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 2: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,3 3144IBA Quality Management (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3112IBA Management Strategy and Decision Making (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3114IBA Management Problem Solving (capstone course) (Tri 1&2: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 2,3 3006IBA Business Ethics and Corporate Governance (Tri 2: OL, GC & NA; Tri 3: NA) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2004MKT Consumer Psychology  10
Tri 2 2034MKT Market Research  10
Tri 1 2029MKT Advertising and Creative Strategies  10
Tri 2 3006MKT Services Marketing  10
Tri 1,3 3040MKT Digital and Social Media Marketing  10
Tri 2 3028MKT Marketing Strategy and Metrics (capstone course) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2009THS Real Estate and Property Development Principles  10
Tri 2 2209THS Managing Projects in Service Industries  10
Tri 2 2211AFE Real Estate Finance  10
Tri 1 3220THS Real Estate and Property Development Law  10
Tri 1 3216THS Strata Communities and Management  10
Tri 2 3219THS Property Development Process (capstone course) 10
Note: You can complete the Real Estate License externally through a variety of independent accredited providers including the Queensland real estate industry peak body the Real Estate Institute of Qld (REIQ) and apply for credit towards an elective through the University Credit processes.

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2309THS Sport Management Principles  10
Tri 1 2018THS Organising and Staging Major Sport Events  10
Tri 1 3110THS Contemporary Issues in Sport Business  10
Tri 2 2312THS Sport Information  10
Tri 2 3323THS Sport Marketing  10
Tri 2 3333THS Sport Development Systems (capstone course) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2101GIR The Politics of Sustainability  10
Tri 2 2002MKT Corporate Communications and Public Relations  10
Tri 1,3 2008EHR Business Communication (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1 3055MKT Green Marketing  10
Tri 2 2313AFE Environmental and Energy Economics  10
Tri 2,3 3006IBA Business Ethics and Corporate Governance (capstone course) (Tri 2: OL, GC & NA; Tri 3: NA) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2204THS Tourism Management Principles  10
Tri 1 3200THS Destination Marketing  10
Tri 2 2233THS Tourism Impact Assessment  10
Tri 1 3120THS Tourism and Culture  10
Tri 2 3018THS Destination Management  10
Tri 2 3307THS Tourism Small Business Management (capstone course) 10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 or 3 3112IBA Management Strategy and Decision Making (capstone course) (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 2,3 3006IBA Business Ethics and Corporate Governance (Tri 2: OL, GC & NA; Tri 3: NA) 10

You must complete 40 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2128IBA Business Processes (Tri 1&3: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 2 2002MKT Corporate Communications and Public Relations  10
Tri 1,3 2008EHR Business Communication (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 2043MKT Entrepreneurship and New Business Ventures (Tri 1: NA,OL; Tri 2: SB,GC; Tri 3: NA,GC) 10
Tri 1 2101GIR The Politics of Sustainability  10
Tri 1 3033IBA Managing People in the Asia Pacific (not offered from 2019) 10
OR
Tri 1 3009EHR International Human Resource Management  10
Tri 1,2 2005EHR Organisational Behaviour (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 2: GC,NA) 10
Tri 2 2209THS Managing Projects in Service Industries  10
Tri 3 3004IBA Intercultural Management (also offered online via OUA in Study Period 1) 10

The listed elective interest groups are provided to assist you in choosing electives that align with your career interests. You are not limited to selection from any one group - you can select from across the listed elective interest groups. You must ensure that you do not exceed the maximum of Level 1 courses (120 credit points) in your entire program.

Elective courses may be available at multiple campuses and during a different trimester. Click on the course code to find out more information on where and when the course is offered.

Griffith in Asia Initiative

The Griffith in Asia mobility and employability initiatives includes internships, study tours, exchanges and employability courses. The exchange program allows you to study overseas for 1-2 trimesters or during the trimester break with a partner institution.

Students not completing a Language major in the Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Asian Studies must complete 20 credit points of Griffith in Asia Initiative courses.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 1024LHS Japan Study Tour (not offered from 2019) 10
OR
Tri 3 2424LHS Japan Study Tour  10
Tri 3 2434LHS China Study Tour  10
Tri 3 2026IBA Vietnam Study Tour  10
Tri 1,2 3000GBS UG Business Internship II  20
Tri 1,2 3001GBS UG Business Internship I  10
Tri 3 3034IBA Asian Immersion Study Tour (offered from 2019) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3002LFC Community Internship  10
Tri 3 3003GBS UG Global Mobility Internship II  20
Tri 3 3610LHS Muslim World Study Tour  10
Tri 1,2 3035IBA Asian Politics/Business Research Project  10
Tri 1,2 3180LHS Asian Society/Culture/Law Research Project  10
Tri 1,2 5010LHS Language Exchange Study  10
Tri 1,2 5020LHS Language Exchange Study  20
Tri 1,2 5030LHS Language Exchange Study  30
Tri 1,2 5040LHS Language Exchange Study  40
Asian and International Business
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 2016GIR Power in East Asia  10
Tri 2 3010GIR China and the World  10
Tri 1 2020GIR Global Security  10
Tri 1 3009EHR International Human Resource Management  10
Tri 2 2011IBA Export Management  10
Tri 3 3004IBA Intercultural Management (also offered online via OUA in Study Period 1) 10
Employment Relations
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 2007EHR Labour Market Issues  10
Tri 1 3009EHR International Human Resource Management  10
Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2002EHR Human Resource Management Principles (Tri 1 NA,GC,OL; Tri 3 NA,GC) 10
Tri 1,3 3144IBA Quality Management (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 1,2 2545QCA Creative Thinking  10
Tri 2 3038IBA The Business of Changing the World  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3112IBA Management Strategy and Decision Making (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 3 3013MKT Entertainment and the Arts Marketing  10
Tri 1,3 3040MKT Digital and Social Media Marketing  10
Tri 2 3307THS Tourism Small Business Management  10
Tri 3 3016EHR Disruption, Technology and Workplaces  10
Employability electives

The following courses focus on preparation for, and gaining, employment. For more information please visit Griffith Business School Student Opportunities.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,3 2008EHR Business Communication (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3114IBA Management Problem Solving (Tri 1&2: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tri 1,2 3001GBS UG Business Internship I  10
Tri 1,2 3000GBS UG Business Internship II  20
Tri 1,2 3035IBA Asian Politics/Business Research Project  10
Tri 1,2 3400THS Career Development  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3002LFC Community Internship  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3029MKT Self-Marketing  10
Tri 2,3 3001EHR Negotiation  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3031IBA Griffith Innovation Challenge  10
Tri 2 3014IBA International Business Negotiation  10
Tri 2 3102GBS Business Simulation  10
Tri 2 3038IBA The Business of Changing the World  10
Tri 3 3016EHR Disruption, Technology and Workplaces  10
Tri 1 3101GBS Applied Work Integrated Learning in Start-Ups and Social Enterprise  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3002GBS Industry Project  10
Tri 3 3100AFE Engaging with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Business Communities  10
Tri 3 3003GBS UG Global Mobility Internship II  20
Tri 3 3034IBA Asian Immersion Study Tour  10
Event Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2018THS Organising and Staging Major Sport Events  10
Tri 2 2220THS Athlete Management Principles  10
Tri 1 3118THS Planning Sustainable Communities  10
Tri 1 3200THS Destination Marketing  10
Tri 1 3226THS Tourism Study Tour  10
Tri 1,2 3410THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship I  10
Tri 1,2 3411THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship II  20
Tri 2,3 3201THS Managing Risk in Tourism, Events and Hospitality  10
Tri 2 3018THS Destination Management  10
Tri 1 3120THS Tourism and Culture  10
Tri 2 3207THS Event Business Development  10
Tri 2 3224THS Community Events and Festivals (not offered in 2018) 10
Human Resource Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2006EHR Health and Safety in the Workplace  10
Tri 1,3 2008EHR Business Communication (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,2 2001EHR Management Employee Relations  10
Tri 2 2007EHR Labour Market Issues  10
Tri 1 3009EHR International Human Resource Management  10
Tri 2 3002EHR Electronic Human Resource Management  10
Tri 3 3017EHR Human Resources Study Tour  10
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 2011IBA Export Management  10
Tri 1,3 3144IBA Quality Management (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3112IBA Management Strategy and Decision Making (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: NA) 10
Tri 3 3004IBA Intercultural Management (also offered online via OUA in Study Period 1) 10
Tri 2 3014IBA International Business Negotiation  10
Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 2011IBA Export Management  10
Tri 1 2005IBA Comparative Management  10
Tri 1 3033IBA Managing People in the Asia Pacific (not offered from 2019) 10
Tri 2 3155IBA Operations Management  10
Tri 3 3004IBA Intercultural Management (also offered online via OUA in Study Period 1) 10
Tri 1 3027GIR Business and Politics in the Asia Pacific Region  10
Marketing
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 2002MKT Corporate Communications and Public Relations  10
Tri 1 3007MKT Social Marketing: Applying Marketing for Social Change  10
Tri 1,2 2036MKT Retail Marketing (Tri 1: SB,GC; Tri 2: OL,NA) 10
Tri 2 3042MKT Marketing Globally  10
Tri 3 3013MKT Entertainment and the Arts Marketing  10
Tri 1 3055MKT Green Marketing  10
Real Estate and Property Development
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 1220THS Information Systems for Services Industries  10
Tri 1,3 2008EHR Business Communication (Tri 1: OL,GC,NA; Tri 3: GC,NA) 10
Tri 1,2 3410THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship I  10
Tri 1,2 3411THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship II  20
Tri 1 3118THS Planning Sustainable Communities  10
Tri 2,3 3001EHR Negotiation  10
Tri 1,2 or 3   Real Estate License (see Note 1) 10

Note: Students can complete the Real Estate License externally through a variety of independent accredited providers including the Queensland real estate industry peak body the Real Estate Institute of Qld (REIQ) and apply for credit towards an elective through the University Credit processes.

Sport Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2219THS Event Management Principles  10
Tri 1 2315THS Event Marketing and Sponsorship  10
Tri 1 3117THS Facility and Venue Management  10
Tri 1,2 3410THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship I  10
Tri 1,2 3411THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship II  20
Tri 2 2220THS Athlete Management Principles  10
Tri 2 3204THS Event Evaluation  10
Tri 2 2209THS Managing Projects in Service Industries  10
Tri 2 3224THS Community Events and Festivals (not offered in 2018) 10
Sustainable Enterprise
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2204THS Tourism Management Principles  10
Tri 1 2281ENV Economics and the Environment  10
Tri 1 3118THS Planning Sustainable Communities  10
Tri 1,2,3 3012EHR Applied Human Resource Management and Change (Tri 1: GC,NA; Tri 2: GC,NA; Tri 3: OL) 10
Tourism Management
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 1220THS Information Systems for Services Industries  10
Tri 1,2 1005THS People and Places in the Service Industries  10
Tri 1,3 2222THS Hotel Distribution and Sales  10
Tri 2 2213THS Food and Wine Tourism  10
Tri 3 2217THS Wine Studies  10
Tri 1 3117THS Facility and Venue Management  10
Tri 1 3226THS Tourism Study Tour  10
Tri 1 3203THS Tourism and Hotel Economic Analysis  10
Tri 1 3006THS Cruise Industry Management  10
Tri 1 3118THS Planning Sustainable Communities  10
Tri 1,2 3410THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship I  10
Tri 1,2 3411THS Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Sport and Property Internship II  20
Tri 1,3 3214THS Financial Management for Tourism and Hotels  10
Tri 2 3231THS Managing Hospitality Service Experiences  10
Tri 2 3213THS Conference and Convention Management  10
Tri 2,3 3201THS Managing Risk in Tourism, Events and Hospitality  10
Tri 3 3008THS Cruise Industry Experience  10

You may select free-choice electives from the list below or any Undergraduate free-choice elective offered across the University provided pre-requisites are met. You must ensure that you do not exceed the maximum of Level 1 courses (120 credit points) in your entire program. If you require guidance please liaise with your Program Director.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 1621ICT Web Technologies  10
Tri 1 1611ICT Emerging Technologies  10
Tri 2 1003CCJ Law Government and Justice  10
Tri 2 1508LHS Introduction to Journalism (not offered from 2019) 10
OR
Tri 1 1507LHS Research Skills and Writing for Communication and Journalism  10
Tri 2 1213LHS Approaches to Human Security  10
Tri 2 1510LHS Introduction to Public Relations (not offered from 2019) 10
OR
Tri 1 1505LHS Introduction to Communication and Journalism  10
Tri 2 1003GIR Globalisation, the Asia-Pacific and Australia  10
Tri 2 1102GIR The Mechanics of Power  10
Tri 1,3 1043SCG Introduction to Environmental Sustainability  10
Tri 2,3 1803ICT Information Systems Foundations  10
Tri 2,3 1802ICT Foundations of Systems Development  10
Tri 2,3 1701ICT Creative Coding  10
Tri 1,3 1001PSY Introduction to Psychology 1  10
Tri 2,3 1002PSY Introduction to Psychology 2  10
Tri 1,3 1007ICT Computer Systems and Networks  10
Tri 1 2814ICT Data Management  10
Tri 1,3 2513LHS Media Law  10
Tri 2 2509LHS Media, Politics and Public Opinion  10
Tri 2 2501LHS Public Relations Theory, Ethics and Professional Practice (not offered from 2020) 10
OR
Tri 1 2505LHS Ethical Communication (offered from 2020) 10
Tri 2 2030ICT Introduction to Big Data Analytics  10
Tri 1 3226THS Tourism Study Tour  10
Tri 1 3014LHS Chinese/English Written Communication 1  10
Tri 1 3012LHS Chinese/English Business Interpreting 1  10
Tri 1 3518LHS Media Campaigns and Strategies  10
Tri 2 3015LHS Chinese/English Written Communication 2  10
Tri 2 3013LHS Chinese/English Business Interpreting 2  10
Tri 2 3533LHS Japanese for Professional Purposes  10
Tri 1,3 4030ICT Big Data Analytics and Social Media  10
Tri 3 3008THS Cruise Industry Experience  10