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Undergraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2015 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2015 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Business and Economics component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Business and Economics
Campus(es)Clayton

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

Graduates will be well equipped to deal with complex economic and environmental sustainability issues being addressed by corporations, the media and government.

Units

To complete the sustainability major in the Bachelor of Commerce or related doubles students must complete:

(a.) The following six units (36 points):

  • ATS1309 The global challenge
  • ATS2547 Cities and sustainability
  • ECC1000 Principles of microeconomics
  • ECC2360 Environmental economics
  • ECC2800 Prosperity, poverty and sustainability in a globalised world
  • MGC2950 Managing for sustainability

(b.) One unit (6 points) from the following list:

(c.) One unit (6 points) from the following options:

Note: The major requires completion of at least two units (12 points) at each of second and third-year levels.

Contact details

Relevant courses

Single degrees

  • 0179 Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4419 Bachelor of Commerce Scholars Program

Double degrees

  • B2006 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Global Studies
  • L3005 Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 0542 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4097 Bachelor of Arts Scholars Program and Bachelor of Commerce Scholars Program
  • 4417 Bachelor of Biomedical Science and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4641 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering (Honours)
  • 3830 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Business Information Systems
  • 1319 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics
  • 4635 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • 1469 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science
  • 4428 Bachelor of Commerce Scholars Program and Bachelor of Economics
  • 4645 Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4425 Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 1185 Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Commerce