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The Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship offers opportunities for you to gain national and international workplace experience while developing a deeper understanding of commerce, innovation and entrepreneurial knowledge.
Practical experiences in diverse industries will prepare you for a varied career and make you highly employable in both the public and private sectors. This multidisciplinary program appeals to people from all backgrounds and professional mentoring allows you to build your network and skills to become a work-ready graduate.
Accounting, economics, finance, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Senior roles in accounting, taxation economics, finance and securities analysis, policy development, treasury in banking, as well as CEO, consultant, adviser, business development manager.
Our accounting major is accredited CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the two major accounting professional bodies, as well as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and Association of International Accountants.
Finance major graduates may apply for membership with the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (when working in the industry) or the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. The Newcastle Business School is accredited with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, earned by fewer than 5 per cent of the world's business programs.
Available as an additional year (or part-time eqv) to students based on merit.
Assumed knowledge: Mathematics Advanced.
If you completed higher education or partial higher education studies your grade point average can be converted to a selection rank to be used for admission purposes.
If you studied vocational education and training, the type of qualification, whether or not you completed it, and if it was graded or competency-based, will all be taken into consideration to assess your eligibility for admission.
If you haven't completed any formal secondary, VET or higher education studies we offer a range of options to get you on the pathway to your dream degree.
If you have already successfully undertaken relevant study at another higher education institution or from the TAFE/VET sector, you may be granted credit on enrolment in a program. This is in addition to using that study to help determine your rank and eligibility to enter a program at the University of Newcastle.
View all details of this course on the UON website.
Use all ATAR profile data as a guide only; it provides a broad overview of the ATARs and selection ranks of previous Year 12 students admitted into that course. ATARs and selection ranks required for entry in 2020 may be different. If you are unsure about including a course among your preferences, contact the relevant institution.
Abbreviations– = data is not available.
Courses are added and cancelled throughout the admissions year and course details are subject to change. Check the UAC course search regularly.
Review of programs
The academic content of all programs is subject to routine review. For up-to-date details, visit University of Newcastle degrees.
Applicants should note that under the revised Australian Qualifications Framework some programs with honours are four-year programs available with direct entry. Other programs are three-year bachelor degree programs. Meritorious students have the option to apply for an additional one-year end-on honours component after graduation. Check the course descriptions carefully.