UAC Undergraduate Course Description

Applying through UAC

B Commerce

University of Newcastle

CampusType of
place
UAC codePattern of attendance 2013 cut-offStart dateMajor offer round
Newcastle – Callaghan CSP  480150  3F/EqP 60.30 3 Mar 2014
28 Jul 2014
16 Jan 2014
11 Jun 2014
Central Coast – Ourimbah CSP  480160  3F/EqP 62.60 3 Mar 2014
28 Jul 2014
16 Jan 2014
11 Jun 2014

For information about when you'll need to apply to be considered in each offer round refer to UAC applications and offer round dates. Check the course search for the most recent final closing date.

Assumed knowledge: Mathematics.

Major studies: Newcastle campus: Accounting, economics, finance. Central Coast campus: Accounting. Minor studies: You may complete electives from an extensive range of non-restricted disciplines across the campus such as human resource management, industrial relations, information systems, management, marketing, mathematics, modern languages, philosophy, politics, psychology, statistics, and tourism.

Honours: Available as an additional year (or part-time equivalent) to meritorious students.

Professional recognition: Accounting graduates may apply for membership and accreditation with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants (CPA Australia). Finance major graduates may apply for membership with the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) (when working in the industry) or the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).

Career opportunities: Examples include professional accounting, business management, senior administration, banking and finance; and (depending on the major chosen) international banking, international finance, investment management, treasury management, money market operations and financial forecasting, public and private sector positions in finance and securities analysis, policy analysis and development in government, investment analysis, labour market research, taxation economics, and treasury positions in banking and environmental planning.

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Key to abbreviations
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