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International Business (BIB)

  • B1350BACHELOR OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

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Title International Business (BIB)
Course Code B1350
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Organisational Unit Business
Academic Contacts http://goto.murdoch.edu.au/AcademicContacts
Qualification Bachelor of International Business (BIB)
Duration 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Availability Murdoch campus (internal)
Murdoch campus (external)
Description The Bachelor of International Business is a 3-year degree that equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the exciting and challenging world of international business.

In this degree, you will learn how International Business operates. You will be introduced to its key concepts and practices, and will develop the essential strategic decision-making and cross-cultural skills required for a successful career in International Business. You will be knowledgeable about broad aspects of International Business, as well as be able to adopt a global mindset, negotiate effectively, communicate professionally, work collaboratively with people from diverse backgrounds, and act ethically to become a dynamic and versatile professional who is able to work overseas, or in multinational organisations that are based in Australia.
Admission Requirements: Onshore course offerings As per normal undergraduate admission requirements. A minimum ATAR of 70 is required.

Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.
Admission Requirements: Offshore course offerings As per normal undergraduate admission requirements.
Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.
Special Requirements Students should be willing to study abroad for at least 1 semester. The international experience is a core component of this degree.
Special arrangement for students who are unable to study overseas, due to equity issues.
Course Learning Outcomes On successful completion of a Bachelor of International Business, students will be able to:
CLO 1: demonstrate knowledge of cognate discipline
CLO 2: apply discipline knowledge in practical (e.g. workplace) contexts
CLO 3: exhibit effective verbal, written, digital, and team interpersonal skills in working with stakeholders in a variety of contexts
CLO 4: evaluate issues and problems and structure evidence-based conclusions
CLO 5: employ individual and team learning strategies as deliberate learners
CLO 6: display capability to think across cultures and contexts
CLO 7: integrate knowledge of ethical and sustainability issues
Employment Prospects Areas of employment include government, private and not-for-profit organisations in particular multinational companies that operate across international boundaries.
Excluded Minors International Business
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

Year 1 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 3 credit points

MSP100 Career Learning: Managing Your Career - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TMD-internal, TSD-internal

Core Units - 15 credit points

BUS122 Business in Society - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS123 Management in a Global Environment - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS124 Global Marketing - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS163 Introduction to Accounting - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

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

Options - 6 credit points

Options: Major, co-major, minor, elective

Year 2 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 3 credit points

MSP200 Building Enterprise Skills - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TMD-internal, TSD-internal

OR

MSP201 Real World Learning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external, SUM-external, W-external, Y-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal, TSD-internal

Core Units - 9 credit points

BUS211 International Logistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal

BUS212 Introduction to International Finance - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS219 International Business - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TSA-internal

Options - 12 credit points

Options: Major, co-major, minor, elective

Year 3 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 3 credit points

MSP200 Building Enterprise Skills - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TMD-internal, TSD-internal

OR

MSP201 Real World Learning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external, SUM-external, W-external, Y-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal, TSD-internal

Core Units - 15 credit points

BUS300 Professional Internship in International Business - 9 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

OR

BUS345 Professional International Business Project - 9 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS338 Global Strategic Management - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BUS341 Business Negotiations: An International Perspective - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal

Options - 6 credit points

Options: Major, co-major, minor, elective

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