Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Business

Program code

1652

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

4 years full-time

Credit points

320

Indicative fee

$30,500.00* per year (more)
* 2022 indicative annual fee

Entry requirements

6.5

IELTS (Academic) (more)

CRICOS code

104733J

Commencing in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Prerequisites

  • Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3&4, C)

My details

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

 

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

For the award of Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Business (BVA/BBus), you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 60 credit points for a Visual Art major; AND
  • 60 credit points for a Business major and 30 credit points of listed and/or free-choice electives OR
  • 80 credit points for an extended Business major and 10 credit points of listed or free-choice electives OR
  • 90 credit points for an Accounting (Extended) major OR
  • if you elect not to complete a Business major, you will complete 60 credit points of courses from the No Major Option list and 30 credit points of listed and/or free-choice electives.

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

For the award of Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Business (BVA/BBus), you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 10 credit points for the English Language Enhancement course (5904LHS) AND
  • 60 credit points for a Visual Art major; AND
  • 60 credit points for a Business major and 20 credit points of listed and/or free-choice electives OR
  • 80 credit points for an extended Business major OR
  • if you elect not to complete a Business major, you will complete 60 credit points of courses from the No Major Option list and 20 credit points of listed and/or free-choice electives.

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 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.

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 Business and the Bachelor of Visual Arts 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.