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Commerce + Entrepreneurship and Innovation [Combined] (BCom+BEI)

  • B1364BACHELOR OF COMMERCE/BACHELOR OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION

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Title Commerce + Entrepreneurship and Innovation [Combined] (BCom+BEI)
Course Code B1364
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Organisational Unit Business
Academic Contacts

Academic Chair: Mr John Murphy | Email: j.murphy@murdoch.edu.au | Tel: 9360 7515

Qualification Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) + Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (BEI)
Duration 4 years available both full-time and part-time
Availability Murdoch campus (internal)
Murdoch campus (external)
Description The Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (BCom/BEI) is a uniquely structured combined-degree that grounds undergraduates with the fundamental knowledge to practice in organisations, and then builds and refines that knowledge to allow them to develop their own entrepreneurial venture. Students will learn to use tools to foster creativity so as to innovate within an existing organisation or create their own business venture. They will graduate understanding the ramifications of their choices on the individual, society and business.
Admission Requirements: Onshore 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.
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.
Course Learning Outcomes On successful completion of the degree students should be able to:
CLO1 - Demonstrate knowledge of cognate discipline
CLO2 - Apply discipline knowledge in practical contexts (e.g. workplace)
CLO3 - Exhibit effective verbal, written, digital, and team interpersonal skills in working with stakeholders in a variety of contexts
CLO4 - Evaluate issues and problems and structure evidence-based conclusions
CLO5 - Employ individual and team learning strategies that promote intentional learning
CLO6 - Display the capability to think across cultures and contexts
CLO7 - integrate knowledge of ethical and sustainability issues into professional and personal practices
Employment Prospects All sectors of industry, for profit, non-profit, government
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.

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 (Com) - 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

Core (EI) - 6 credit points

ICR101 The Innovator's Mindset - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

ICR201 Foundations of Entrepreneurship - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

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 - 6 credit points

BUS221 Entrepreneurial Strategy - 6 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Core (Com) - 3 credit points

BUS368 Cultures of Innovation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Core (EI) - 3 credit points

ICR202 Environmental Design and Innovation - 3 points
Not available this year

Major Units - 6 credit points

Refer to Major structure

General Electives - 3 credit points

Year 3 - 24 credit points

Core Units - 6 credit points

BUS353 Making it Real: Operations and Project Management for Scale - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

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

OR

BUS364 Resourcing the Entrepreneurial Venture - 3 points
Not available this year

Core (EI) - 3 credit points

ICR203 Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship - 3 points
Not available this year

Major Units - 9 credit points

Refer to Major structure

General Electives - 6 credit points

Year 4 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 3 credit points

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

OR

BUS399 Signature Experience - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

or

BUS3581 Professional Internship in Business - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-placement, S2-placement

Core Units - 12 credit points

BUS365 Influencing on the inside - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS369 Standing in the Nexus: Bridging People and Networks - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS367 The Compelling Entrepreneur: Stand and Deliver - 6 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Major Units - 6 credit points

Refer to Major structure

General Electives - 3 credit points

Major List

MJ-ACCA Accounting
MJ-BNKA Banking
MJ-BLWA Business Law
MJ-FINA Finance
MJ-MGTA Management
MJ-MKTA Marketing
MJ-HTMA Hospitality and Tourism Management
MJ-HRMA Human Resource Management
MJ-INTBA International Business
MJ-GBPC Global Business and Politics

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