Why study Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Business?
The media is one of the most rapidly evolving and complex institutions in the modern world. Advances in technology and the rise of globalisation mean it is also one of the most influential. This double degree will prepare you for the challenge of being a journalist, while also preparing you for the complexity and pace of the modern business world.
Your journalism studies will give you the skills and knowledge to practice high-quality journalism. You will develop an understanding of print, video, radio and online reporting - in regional, metropolitan and international contexts. You will gain advanced skills in research and communication, and learn about the role of journalism in contemporary society.
Your business studies will give you high-level skills in a range of key disciplines, as well as a deep understanding of your chosen specialisation. There are seventeen major study areas to choose from and, as the largest business faculty in Australia, we offer everything from sports management to quantitative economics. Because we continuously adapt to the rapidly changing business environment, you graduate job-ready.
The journalism component consists of an eight-unit journalism major, a six-unit journalism studies specialisation, and a four-unit arts minor in a different area of study. The business component consists of six core business units, an eight-unit major, and additional units to reach the required minimum of 16 units.
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Visit the Faculty of Business and Economics undergraduate website.
Download the undergraduate course guide.
A Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Business allows graduates to satisfy the educational requirements of various professional registrations and memberships. It all depends on what units you take. To learn more, visit professional recognition or talk to your course adviser.
For further details on possible international professions and memberships, visit professional recognition.
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Fees for 2015
Fees are subject to change annually.
Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
Commonwealth supported place not offered for this course.
The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.
First Semester (February)
Course code: 4426
CRICOS code: 074400E
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Admissions information for domestic students
Minimum entrance requirements
Equivalent Australian Year 12.
Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL; and a study score of at least 25 in any Mathematics.
International Baccalaureate subject prerequisites
- A score of at least 4 in English SL or 3 in English HL or 5 in English B SL or 4 in English B HL
- A score of at least 4 in any mathematics SL subject or a 3 in mathematics HL.
VICTORIAN TERTIARY ADMISSIONS CENTRE APPLICATIONS
Non-year 12 (eg. transfer, mature age, TAFE) applicants must complete the Business and Economics Employment and Supplementary Information Form (available at http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/student/forms/index.html) and return it as instructed in the VTAC Guide.
Non-year 12 applicants must download and complete the Business and Economics Employment and Supplementary Information Form (available at: http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/student/forms/index.html).
University entrance requirements
Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.
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Semester one (March)
Applications for on campus studies should be made online through the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre.
Semester two (July)
This course is not available for Second Semester (July) entry.
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