Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) (BCom(Hons))

Program Code


Academic Year


Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


The Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Program Learning Outcome
1. Apply advanced theoretical and methodological knowledge to a disciplinary research problem with some independence.
2. Demonstrate autonomous skills in planning and prioritising tasks.
3. Communicate discipline-specific ideas as well as a structured argument for academic and professional publications.
4. Apply ethical considerations to disciplinary research.

Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Faculty before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Program Maximum Duration: As specified in Table 1 of the Coursework Academic Programs Policy, this program must be completed within a Maximum Duration which includes any periods of non-enrolment, leave of absence or approved study at other institutions for credit towards a Program. 

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

There shall be a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours).

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units in either Accounting, Marketing, Management, International Business or Applied Finance
  2. Research dissertation to the value of 12 units