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Finance (BCom) (Discontinued)

  • B1003BACHELOR OF COMMERCE
  • B1003ABACHELOR OF COMMERCE (SECOND AWARD)

Title Finance (BCom)
Course Code B1003; B1003A
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Organisational Unit Business
Academic Contacts http://goto.murdoch.edu.au/AcademicContacts
Qualification Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) in Finance
Availability Murdoch campus (internal) (no new admissions from 2015 at this location for first-year commencing students)
Murdoch campus (external) (no new admissions from 2015 at this location for first-year commencing students)
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Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced before 2005

Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced 2005 to 2009

Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced 2010 or later

Domestic - Undergraduate - Full fee paying - commenced any year

International Onshore - Undergraduate - commenced 2014

International Onshore - Undergraduate - commenced 2015 to 2017

Course Plans

For assistance with course planning, please contact your Student Advisor.

Further Information School of Business and Governance web site
Further Information on Units that are No Longer Available
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Course Structure - 72 credit points

Units in this structure may no longer be available at all course locations and, where appropriate, alternative units have been provided. Students are required to satisfy the total credit point value of both the degree and the major in order to graduate; this may require that additional units are taken, either as part of the major or as General Electives. To accommodate students impacted by this change, up to 2 credit points from the total credit point value of the degree (incorporating the major) may be waived. For further information, see
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Part I - 24 credit points

Foundation Unit - 3 credit points

From 2014, Foundation units will no longer be offered at the Murdoch Campus. Students who have not yet successfully completed a Foundation unit will be required to enrol in the following Transition Unit.

BBS100 Academic Skills for Business - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TMD-internal, TSD-internal

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:Students enrolled at the Dubai or Kaplan campus will enrol in:

FDN107 Next Life - 3 points
NA 2020

Core Units - 15 credit points

BUS160 Introduction to Accounting - 3 points
Not available this year

OR

BUS170 Foundations of Accounting - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

BSL165 Foundations of Business Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

ORBUS165 Principles of Commercial Law - 3 points
NA 2019

BUS161 Introduction to Economics - 3 points
Not available this year

OR

BUS171 Foundations of Economics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TSD-internal

MAS180 Introduction to Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-external

BUS140 Introduction to Finance - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

OR

BUS130 Foundational Mathematics for Business - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TSD-internal

General Electives - 6 credit points

Select from any 100-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Part II - 48 credit points

Core Units - 24 credit points

BSL206 Finance Law - 4 points

OR

BSL201 Finance Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

OR

BUS206 Finance Law - 4 points
NA 2019
(no longer available at Murdoch campus: contact the Academic Chair for advice)

BUS224 Corporate Finance - 4 points
Not available this year
(no longer available at Murdoch campus: contact the Academic Chair for advice)

BUS244 Treasury Management - 4 points
Not available this year
(no longer available at Murdoch campus: contact the Academic Chair for advice)

BUS311 Investment Analysis - 4 points
Not available this year

BUS322 International Finance - 4 points
Not available this year

BUS325 Derivative Securities - 4 points
Not available this year

General Electives - 24 credit points

Select from any 200- to 400-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Recommended for General Elective points only:

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:
BUS204 Business and Technical Communication - 4 points

BUS267 Work-Based Learning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal (quota of 50 places)

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