2021 UNDERGRADUATE GUIDE - Bond University

 
2021 UNDERGRADUATE GUIDE - Bond University
2021 UNDERGRADUATE GUIDE
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2021 UNDERGRADUATE GUIDE - Bond University
CONTENTS
4   The Most Valuable Investment                    28 Communication and Creative Media                  56 Scholarships

6   In a Class of Your Own                          34 Health Sciences and Medicine                      57   What Scholarships are Available?

8   Graduates Who Stand Out Now and In The Future   40 Humanities, Languages and International Studies   58 Going Global

10 Brewing Big Ideas to Make a Big Difference       44 Law                                               59   Bondies Abroad

12 Where Will Your Degree Take You?                 48 Social Sciences, Psychology and Counselling       60 Your Bond Journey Starts Now

14 How is a Degree Structured?                      50 Pathways to Bond University                       60 Steps to Take in Year 10

14 What Your ATAR Rank Really Means                 52 Student Life at Bond                              62 Steps to Take in Year 11

15 What Can I Study?                                53 Sport is in Our DNA                               63   Steps to Take in Year 12

16 In a World of Uncertainty...Be Prepared          54 Accommodation                                     64 Admission Pathways

18 Architecture and Built Environment               55 Fees and Costs                                    65 How to Apply to Bond

22 Business and Commerce                            55 Financing Your Degree

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                                                              2021 UNDERGRADUATE GUIDE FOR AUSTRALIAN STUDENTS
THE MOST VALUABLE INVESTMENT
YOU WILL EVER MAKE                              University is your time to decide who you are and what you want to be – as an individual
                                                and as a professional. Do you want to follow the crowd and be the same as everyone else
                                                or do you want to stand out; be your own person; ready to take the lead and make a real
                                                difference in the world?

                                                At Bond University, we believe that this is not just about having a degree: it is about having
                                                the most forward-thinking, globally-focused degree and combining it with the underlying core
                                                skills that make employers sit up and take note.

                                                Skills like leadership, communication, team work and ethical values that we incorporate
                                                into every undergraduate degree through our only-at-Bond core skills subjects.
                                                And the added value of practical experience in your chosen field that you will get from
                                                internships, clinical placements and real-life projects through Beyond Bond.

                                                We will give you the opportunity to grow personally and professionally through overseas
                                                travel with student exchanges, study tours, international competitions, global conferences and
                                                volunteering programs. You will get to work on projects that you are passionate about, meet
                                                industry leaders, maybe start your own business and pitch it to investors.

How can we deliver so much more than any other university? By offering a personalised learning environment based on one of the lowest
student to teacher ratios in Australia, where you will be mentored in small classes by world-class academics.

That one-on-one support carries right through to the career planning, preparation, and application process; ensuring you will stand out in the
employment marketplace when you graduate and throughout your career. Ask any Bondy and they will tell you that coming to Bond
University changed the course of their life.

Professor Tim Brailsford
Vice Chancellor and President
NUMBER

  STUDENT EXPERIENCE                                 EMPLOYER SATISFACTION
in Australia for FOURTEEN YEARS IN A ROW                    in Australia in 2017 AND 2019
         2020 Good Universities Guide                  2019 Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching

                      Overall Quality of Education      Student Support
                           Teaching Quality           Skills Development
                         Learner Engagement            Student Retention
                          Learning Resources         Student Teacher Ratio

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IN A CLASS OF YOUR OWN
Most university degrees look a little like this:
You’re sitting in a crowded lecture theatre, among a sea of strangers. There’s you, your
lecturer…and over 100 fellow students.
At Bond your university experience is personal, from day one. Your teachers don’t just
know you by name, they know your dreams and ambitions. They probably know your
coffee order too.
It’s one of the reasons we’ve been ranked Australia’s leading university for student
experience for the past 14 years, according to the Good Universities Guide.
YOU WON’T BE ‘JUST A NUMBER’
Our 10:1 student to teacher ratio and access to academics opens doors to industry placements,
research projects, job opportunities and help whenever you need it. You will connect with
students from all over the world, building a global network of lifelong friends and colleagues.

GET A ONE YEAR HEADSTART
Bond’s three-semesters-per-year schedule means you’ll finish your degree and be earning an
income up to a year ahead of graduates from other universities. You’ll graduate sooner and
better prepared for the workforce, getting a headstart on career promotions and progression.

FEE-HELP
Your university degree is one of the most important investments you will make in your lifetime.
FEE-HELP is an interest free loan that helps eligible fee paying students pay their tuition fees.
This accumulated debt is indexed annually by the Australian Taxation Office, according to the
Consumer Price Index (CPI). Visit bond.edu.au/financing-your-studies for more information.

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GRADUATES WHO STAND OUT
NOW AND IN THE FUTURE

                                                                         FUTURE-FOCUSED
                                                           PREPARING FOR YOUR FUTURE HAPPENS
                                                            INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM
                                                             The BEYOND BOND PROGRAM ENHANCES YOUR
                                                        EMPLOYABILITY through volunteering, community projects,
                                                        industry placements, international competitions and more. It’s
                                                        delivered within Bond’s undergraduate Core Curriculum, where
                                                      students can select from more than 200 activities to gain valuable
                                                               employability experiences and skill development.

                                                      As a Bondy, you will have lifetime access to a team of DEDICATED
                                                      CAREER EXPERTS THROUGH THE CAREER DEVELOPMENT
                                                      CENTRE. Bond will help you explore and define your career path,
                                                        develop applications and resumes, prepare for interviews and
                                                                   make connections with key employers.

                 LEADERS
         LEADERSHIP IS AT THE CORE
          OF EVERY BOND GRADUATE
      CORE SUBJECTS ARE EMBEDDED IN EVERY
    UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE to ensure you develop
advanced communication skills, leadership qualities, critical
thinking and ethics. Students are encouraged to take part in
community and leadership opportunities to further develop
            their skills and build their resumes.
CHANGE-MAKERS
    YOUR BIG IDEA COULD CHANGE THE
    WORLD – AND WE’RE HERE TO HELP
Through the TRANSFORMER PROGRAM, you will develop
big picture thinking, creative problem-solving and evidence-
based decision-making skills while working on projects with
     students, academics, alumni and industry partners.

   Whether your big idea will change your world, solve an
 industry challenge or make a global impact, you will have
access to the coaching, mentoring and support to turn your
                innovation into a business.

                                                                              GLOBAL CITIZENS
                                                                            THE FUTURE IS GLOBAL
                                                                  You will be prepared to succeed in new and emerging
                                                               careers around the world. Innovative TRANSFORMATION
                                                               COLAB elective subjects such as GLOBAL CHALLENGES,
                                                               AND GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP AND TRUST allow students
                                                               to develop reflective, internationally minded thinking skills,
                                                               applying their knowledge to examine global challenges and
                                                                        complexities alongside industry partners.

                                                               In addition to working alongside students from around the
                                                                 globe, you can GAIN INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
                                                                  DURING YOUR DEGREE by studying on exchange at
                                                                another university, undertaking international internships
                                                                             and participating in study tours.
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BREWING BIG IDEAS TO
MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE
I was seven when I visited Africa for the first time. My experiences
there, and in particular Kenya, have taught me the value of education;
when someone manages to get a good education, they’re not only
supporting themselves, but can make a big impact on society.

I got involved in the Transformer program at Bond during my Business and Commerce degrees,
attending workshops and information sessions that sparked my interest in entrepreneurship. Through
Transformer’s industry connections, I met a social entrepreneur who was helping to set up solar
electricity in Africa and it got me thinking: how could I make an impact on global issues?

I was waiting for a coffee at Bond when the idea for Nice Coffee Co. was born. In Kiberia, Kenya, most
people live on a single dollar a day – so imagine what you could do with the price of a coffee?

The Transformer program, Bond Business Accelerator, an international internship and a global
entrepreneurship competition hosted on campus have all helped me to turn Nice Coffee Co. from idea to
reality. The leadership, ethical and critical thinking skills I’m learning in my degree ensure I’m a well
rounded, future-focused graduate. My teachers have gone above and beyond to help along the way; my
accounting and negotiation lecturers regularly give me business advice and I have access to professional
legal advice whenever I need it.

Through Nice Coffee Co., we use ethically sourced Kenyan coffee to supply beans-and-machine packages
to offices and companies that want their dollars to make a difference. All profits go to St John’s Primary
School in Kiberia teaching 450 students. Around 100 schools have been closed in Kenya, so it’s so
important to keep this school open to ensure these kids get the education they deserve and are a step
closer to breaking the cycle of poverty.

Jim Chapman
Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce
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WHERE WILL YOUR DEGREE TAKE YOU?
Knowing where your degree will take you after you graduate is very important. Use this
index to explore your study options based on your career interests.

                                                                                                                                  ARCHITECTURE AND
                          TRANSFORMATION DEGREES                                                                                  BUILT ENVIRONMENT
                          For the career of the future…                                                   For careers relating to architecture, real estate, property,
                       you’ll need the degree of the future.                                                  project management, urban design and planning,
                                                                                                             construction management and quantity surveying.

                                                                      ATAR / IB*                                                                                        ATAR / IB*
Bachelor of Digital Transformation                                      65 / 24                  Bachelor of Construction Management and                                  65 / 24
                                                                                                 Quantity Surveying
Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Transformation                              65 / 24
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Design in Architecture **                                    75 / 26
Bachelor of Health Transformation                                       65 / 24
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Project Management                                           65 / 24
Bachelor of Legal Transformation                                        65 / 24
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Property                                                     65 / 24
                                                                                                 y Diploma of Built Environment                                              50

                           BUSINESS AND COMMERCE

          For careers relating to accounting, actuarial science,                                                             COMMUNICATION AND
      data analytics, digital business, economics, entrepreneurship,                                                           CREATIVE MEDIA
         finance, hotel and tourism management, international
       business, management, sport management and marketing.
                                                                                                            For careers relating to advertising, film and television,
                                                                                                          computer game development, communication, media and
                                                                      ATAR / IB*                           digital media, journalism, marketing and public relations.
Bachelor of Actuarial Science                                           90 / 32
Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                      ATAR / IB*
Bachelor of Business                                                    65 / 24
                                                                                                  Bachelor of Arts                                                       65 / 24
Bachelor of Business Data Analytics                                     80 / 28
                                                                                                  Bachelor of Communication                                              65 / 24
Bachelor of Commerce                                                    65 / 24
                                                                                                  Bachelor of Communication (Business)                                   65 / 24
Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Transformation                              65 / 24
                                                                                                  Bachelor of Creative Arts                                              65 / 24
Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism
Management                                                              65 / 24                   Bachelor of Digital Transformation                                     65 / 24

Bachelor of Sport Management                                            65 / 24                   Bachelor of Film and Television                                        65 / 24

y Diploma of Business                                                      50                     Bachelor of Journalism                                                 65 / 24
                                                                                                  y Diploma of Arts                                                          50
Popular degree combinations
                                                                                                 Popular degree combinations
Bachelor of Actuarial Science / Bachelor of Laws                        90 / 32
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws                                     85 / 30
Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce                             65 / 24
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Communication / Bachelor of Laws                            85 / 30
Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Laws                                 85 / 30
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Communication (Business) /
Bachelor of Business /
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Laws                                                        85 / 30
Bachelor of Social Science                                              65 / 24
                                                                                                 Bachelor of Journalism / Bachelor of Laws                               85 / 30
Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Laws                                 85 / 30
Bachelor of Communication (Business) /
Bachelor of Laws                                                        65 / 24
Bachelor of International Relations /
Bachelor of Business                                                    65 / 24

yAdmission Pathway, please refer to page 48 for more details.
**Portfolio entry may be possible with minimum ATAR of 65
*Entrance scores are indicative for 2021 entry and are subject to change. Applicants require a comparable score to be considered for admission into our Bachelor programs. Applicants
who do not meet this minimum entry score will be considered for admission into a Bond University College pathway program. In addition to our minimum University admission
requirements, some of our Bachelor programs may require applicants to have achieved a higher minimum entry score standard, subject prerequisites, and / or some other additional
selection criteria. IB score refers to the achieved scores for the IB Diploma award. If you are not a 2020 Queensland Year 12 student (or interstate equivalent), please see page 50 - 51 for
more information.
HEALTH SCIENCES AND                                                                   HUMANITIES, LANGUAGES
                                        MEDICINE                                                                        AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

                                                                                                         For careers relating to applied linguistics, Australian studies,
                  For careers relating to exercise and sports science,                                  ecology and sustainability, global issues, language and culture,
                  health sciences, biomedical science and medicine.                                        international relations, foreign correspondence, politics,
                                                                                                                    international trade law and philosophy.

                                                                          ATAR / IB*                                                                             ATAR / IB*
     Bachelor of Biomedical Science°                                         80 / 28                Bachelor of Arts                                              65 / 24
     Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance°                            70 / 25                Bachelor of Global Studies (Sustainability)                   65 / 24
     Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science°                                70 / 25                Bachelor of International Relations                           65 / 24
     Bachelor of Health Sciences                                             65 / 24                Bachelor of Policy, Philosophy and Economics                  70 / 25
     Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours)
                                                                                                    Popular degree combinations
     Bachelor of Health Transformation                                       65 / 24
                                                                                                    Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws                           85 / 30
     Medical Program^
                                                                                                    Bachelor of International Relations /
     y Diploma of Health Sciences                                               60                  Bachelor of Business                                          65 / 24

     Popular degree combinations                                                                    Bachelor of International Relations /
                                                                                                    Bachelor of Laws                                              85 / 30
     Bachelor of Biomedical Science / Bachelor of Laws                       85 / 30
                                                                                                    y Diploma of Arts                                               50
    Consecutive degree options*^
    Bachelor of Biomedical Science /
    Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice                                                                          SOCIAL SCIENCES, PSYCHOLOGY
    Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science / Doctor of Physiotherapy
                                                                                                                            AND COUNSELLING
    Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science /
    Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice                                                                For careers relating to criminology, counselling,
    Bachelor of Health Sciences / Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice                                     behaviour management and psychology.
    Bachelor of Health Sciences / Master of Occupational Therapy

                                                                                                                                                                 ATAR / IB*
                                                                                                    Bachelor of Arts                                              65 / 24
                                           LAW                                                      Bachelor of Psychological Science                             65 / 24
                                                                                                    Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
                                                                                                    Bachelor of Social Science                                    65 / 24
                   For careers relating to law, dispute resolution,
                    business law, corporate and commercial law.                                     y Diploma of Arts                                               50

                                                                                                    Popular degree combinations
                                                                            ATAR / IB*              Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Social Science             65 / 24
     Bachelor of Business Law                                                80 / 28                Bachelor of Psychological Science /
     Bachelor of Jurisprudence                                               80 / 28                Bachelor of Laws                                              85 / 30
     Bachelor of Laws                                                        85 / 30
     Bachelor of Legal Transformation                                         65 / 24
     y Diploma of Legal Studies                                               65 / 24

     Popular degree combinations
     Bachelor of Actuarial Science / Bachelor of Laws                        90 / 32
     Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws                                     85 / 30
     Bachelor of Biomedical Science / Bachelor of Laws                       85 / 30
     Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Laws                                 85 / 30
     Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Laws                                 85 / 30
     Bachelor of Communication / Bachelor of Laws                            85 / 30
     Bachelor of Communication (Business) /
     Bachelor of Laws                                                        85 / 30
     Bachelor of International Relations /
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     Bachelor of Laws                                                        85 / 30
     Bachelor of Journalism / Bachelor of Laws                               85 / 30
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     Bachelor of Psychological Science / Bachelor of Laws                    85 / 30

°Prerequisites are required for entry into these programs. Refer to program listings for details.
^Medical Program is comprised of two sequential degrees - Bachelor of Medical Studies and Doctor of Medicine. Applications for Medical Program must be lodged through QTAC.
*^Please refer to semester start dates for each undergraduate and postgraduate program to determine length of completion of both degrees. Enrolment into the postgraduate
program will be conditional on academic performance and / or interview.
HOW IS A DEGREE STRUCTURED?
Applicants who have not previously studied at university would normally enrol in an
undergraduate Bachelor degree or Diploma.

                 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                                             Bachelor of Laws combinations are particularly popular,
                 Admission to a Bachelor degree is based on Year 12                                             with the Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Laws taking
                 academic results (ATAR, IB or equivalent) or on the                                            just 3 years and 8 months (11 semesters).
                 completion of a recognised pathway program.
                                                                                                                Undergraduate-postgraduate pathways are also in
                 From 2020, the Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank                                             demand. A Bachelor of Commerce and Master of
                 (ATAR) will replace the Overall Position (OP) as the                                           Accounting can be completed in 3 years 4 months (10
                 pathway to tertiary study for Queensland Year 12.                                              semesters).

                 The ATAR will be introduced for students commencing                                            This is just one more reason why Bond graduates stand
                 Year 11 in 2019, who will graduate in 2020 and seek                                            out from the crowd - you could graduate with two
                 entry to tertiary programs from 2021. This will bring                                          degrees in the same time it takes for others to
                 Queensland in line with other Australian states and                                            complete one.
                 territories.
                                                                                                                MAJORS, MINORS AND DOUBLE MAJORS
                 BACHELOR’S DEGREE                                                                              A major is a cluster of six elective subjects selected
                 An undergraduate award of 24 subjects which is                                                 from one area of specialisation, a minor is four subjects
                 commonly the entry qualification for many professions                                          and a double major is 12 subjects.
                 or further study. Each subject has a value of 10 credit
                 points (cps). Some subjects may only be worth 5cps;                                            FOUNDATION SUBJECTS AND ELECTIVES
                 others may be worth 20cps if they involve a major                                              Each degree will comprise a specified number of
                 industry project or thesis.                                                                    compulsory foundation subjects and electives.

                 Ultimately, the value of subjects successfully completed                                       In many cases, Bond allows electives to be chosen from
                 will need to total 240cps for a standard bachelor’s                                            any Faculty, enabling you to design your degree to suit
                 degree. (Exceptions include Bachelor of Laws and our                                           your individual career ambitions or personal interests.
                 ^Medical Program.)
                                                                                                                DIPLOMA
                 PREREQUISITES                                                                                  Diplomas are non-degree offerings which are offered in
                 Some Bond University programs require specific ATAR                                            practical and occupational fields of study.
                 subjects as a prerequisite. Please refer to page 59.
                                                                                                                A diploma can also be completed as a pathway for
                 COMBINED DEGREES                                                                               students who do not meet the academic requirements
                 Bond’s accelerated schedule inspires many students to                                          for direct entry into their chosen bachelor’s degree.
                 undertake a combined degree.

WHAT YOUR ATAR RANK REALLY MEANS
The Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is a number                                    The most important thing is to choose a study program that matches
between 0 and 99.95 that indicates your position relative to all the                          your interests. Whether you’re passionate about being a doctor, a
other students who finish Year 12 at the same time. It is worked out                          lawyer, an entrepreneur or a journalist, you will do well in your
by a formula that considers your results from every subject,                                  studies if you choose the right degree for you.
balancing your strong subjects, your weak subjects and core subjects
like English that are essential to further study.                                             If your ATAR does not meet the entry requirements for your chosen
                                                                                              program or if you chose not to get an ATAR, there are alternative
ATAR is used by Australian universities as an entry requirement for                           pathways to university study through Foundation Programs and
various courses, not only as an assessment of academic capability,                            Higher Education Diplomas, such as those offered by Bond University
but also as a way to limit student enrolments according to the                                College. Please refer to page 50 - 51.
number of places available. A high entry ATAR may indicate that
there is a strong demand for a particular program but may also
mean that there is a high academic standard required for that
degree.

^Medical Program is comprised of two sequential degrees - Bachelor of Medical Studies and Doctor of Medicine. Applications for Medical Program must be lodged through QTAC.
WHAT CAN I STUDY?
                 Bond University provides options for all levels of tertiary study - from academic preparation
                 programs through to bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees.

                                                                                              HIGHER DEGREES BY RESEARCH (HDR)

                                                                                              Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (CRICOS 063150J): Maximum 12
                                                                                              semesters (4 years)

                                                                                              Master of Philosophy (MPhil) (CRICOS 072092F): Maximum 6
                                                                                              semesters (2 years)

                                                           POSTGRADUATE COURSEWORK
                                                           PROGRAMS

                                                           Master: 2 - 6 semesters (8 months - 2 years)
POSTGRADUATE

                                                           Graduate Certificate: 1 semester (4 months)

                                                           Graduate Diploma: 2 semesters (8 months)

                     UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS
UNDERGRADUATE

                     Bachelor: 6 - 8 semesters (2 - 3 years)

                     Bachelor with Honours: Additional 2 - 3 semesters (1 year)
                     of coursework, seminars and supervised research

                     ACADEMIC PATHWAYS
PRE-UNIVERSITY

                     Bond University College (see page 50)

                     Diploma Preparation Program: 1 semester (4 months)
                     Higher Education Diplomas: 2 semesters (8 months)
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                                           8 months - 3 years                                 8 months - 2 years                4 years maximum
IN A WORLD OF UNCERTAINTY...

                       More than half the
                                                   Automation will require NEW
                       workforce WILL CHANGE
                                                   WORKFORCE SKILLS in the
                       EMPLOYERS after 16
                                                   next 1 – 3 years
                       months on average

                       Over the last 15 years,     23% of people say ‘DOING
                       800,000 jobs have           A JOB THAT MAKES A
                       been lost but nearly 3.5    DIFFERENCE’ is most
                       MILLION NEW JOBS            important to their career
                       have been created

                                                    Problem solving,
                       52% of CEOs are exploring    leadership, emotional
                       the benefits of HUMANS       intelligence, empathy and
                       AND MACHINES WORKING         creativity will be more
                       TOGETHER                     important than ever

*Deloitte The Future of the Workforce Report
*PWC Workforce of the Future Report
BE PREPARED

INTRODUCING THE DEGREES OF THE FUTURE
BACHELOR OF ENTREPRENEURIAL TRANSFORMATION
BACHELOR OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
BACHELOR OF HEALTH TRANSFORMATION
BACHELOR OF LEGAL TRANSFORMATION
Bond University’s new Transformation degrees are game-changing:
• Preparing you for jobs that haven’t yet been invented.
• Industry led for the roles of the future.
• Combining key elements of business, law, arts and sciences.
• Focusing on core professional skills – problem-solving, design thinking, the ability
  to drive change, motivate teams and get ahead of the curve.
• You’ll learn how to analyse, disrupt and innovate.

And you’ll be doing it in more than just the classroom. The Transformation CoLab
is a fully immersive virtual collaboration space where you’ll partner with academics
and industry coaches, while working with transdisciplinary student teams on
passion projects to create REAL solutions to real global challenges.

GET READY FOR A STAND OUT EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE
THAT WILL SET YOU UP FOR THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE.
BOND.EDU.AU/TRANSFORMATION-COLAB
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A R C H I T E C T U R E A N D B U I LT E N V I R O N M E N T

                                                                                                                               Selection
                                                                                                                                                                        Fees per
                                       Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying                                Rank         Starting   Duration
                                                                                                                                                                       semester*
                                                                                                                              ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                 65 / 24        Jan      6 semesters    $17,560
                                       CRICOS Course Code 078183K                                                                               May        (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                Sep

                                    The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying           management, facilities management, building services, quantity
                                    covers a comprehensive range of subjects in the field of                 surveying, property development, project management, cost
                                    construction management and quantity surveying, focusing on the          management and general management. The skill sets obtained in
                                    management and delivery of complex construction projects. The            this degree may also be applied to related sectors such as civil
                                    curriculum addresses a range of topics including construction            engineering and mining. Graduates will be equipped with a
                                    technology, construction techniques, plant and equipment, site           comprehensive knowledge of sustainable development, and will be
                                    management, contract administration, building measurement,               able to seek work anywhere in Australia or around the world.
                                    planning processes and risks. It also contains a strong sustainability
                                    theme which equips you with distinctive skill sets that are highly       PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION
                                    sought after in the built environment. All classes in this program are   Students graduating with this degree are internationally recognised
                                    delivered Monday to Wednesday. This provides you with the                by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) as well as the
                                    opportunity to schedule work and study, or participate in work           Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). This program is also
                                    experience.                                                              nationally accredited with the Australian Institute of Quantity
                                                                                                             Surveyors (AIQS), and meets the educational requirement set by the
                                    PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES                                                    Queensland Building Construction Commission (QBCC) for the
                                    The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying           granting of an Open Builders Licence.
                                    will provide you with access to a wide range of career pathways in
                                    the construction industry. Opportunities include building and
B U I LT E N V I R O N M E N T
A R C H I T EC T U R E A N D

                                    construction management, contract administration, site
Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Design in Architecture                                                                                       Rank               Starting       Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                          ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                             75^ / 26              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
    CRICOS Course Code 0101291                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                   Sep

Students undertake the Bachelor of Design in Architecture in a                                     PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
unique setting; the national and international award-winning Abedian                               This degree will prepare you with theoretical and practical
School of Architecture. This facility and its associated Fabrication and                           experience relating to design, problem solving, construction and
Robotics Lab are dedicated for student use, creating an environment                                communication that can be applied to a wide range of careers.
to support creative activity that is accessible 24 / 7 throughout the                              Graduates of this degree may gain employment in architectural
year. Students enjoy their own studio-based desk in the school for                                 firms, government, construction, development, infrastructure and
the duration of their studies, which becomes the point of                                          planning industries in Australia and around the world. The strategic
personalised contact with program staff for an individualised, highly                              thinking, visual creativity, public engagement, design and
supported education. The limited student cohort size of the School is                              technology skills, and entrepreneurial outlook developed in this
maintained to ensure all students have unique access to workshop
                                                                                                   degree will provide you with a wide range of career opportunities.
facilities and program staff that is unparalleled almost anywhere
                                                                                                   Many architectural graduates establish careers in design studios,
globally.
                                                                                                   virtual environment design (such as gaming, cinema and animation),
                                                                                                   web and graphic design, fashion, advertising, industrial design, arts
KEY FEATURES
• Experience first-hand state-of-the-art technology including 3D                                   management and the visual arts.
  printers, laser cutters, CNC Routers and industrial robots.
• Enjoy learning in small class sizes and a dedicated studio                                       To become a registered architect, you are required to complete both
  environment.                                                                                     an undergraduate and postgraduate qualification as well as requisite
• Learn from industry-leading architects through tutorials,                                        work experience. Successful completion of the Bachelor of Design in
  critiques, competitions and the Architecture Lecture Series.                                     Architecture will enable you to progress to the Master of
• Design Charette Experience.                                                                      Architecture.
• International study tour.
                                                                                                   FURTHER STUDY AT BOND
                                                                                                   • Master of Architecture (CRICOS 078184J)
                                                                                                   • Master of Architecture / Master of Project Management
                                                                                                        (CRICOS 087931D)
^Portfolio entry may be possible with minimum of ATAR 65.

*Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
**Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.

                       Learn in the award winning Abedian School of
                       Architecture.

                       Access to hands-on learning environments including
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                       collaborative design studios, fabrication workshops and
                       digital robotics lab.
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                       Graduate with a professionally recognised qualification.
Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                                     Bachelor of Project Management                                                                                           Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                                           ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                                               65 / 24                Jan      6 semesters         $17,560
                                     CRICOS Course Code 0101294                                                                                                                       May        (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                                                      Sep

                                 The Bachelor of Project Management concerns projectised                                            •   Complete study in two calendar years full-time or part-time
                                 decision-making applicable to a wide range of different industry                                       equivalent.
                                 sectors. It builds on three foundation semesters comprising business                               •   Built around the PMBOK® Guide, which is the international
                                 acumen, project framework, process analysis and core skill                                             standard for the project management discipline.
                                 development before three further practice semesters comprising                                     •   Gain critical leadership skills.
                                 technical, tactical and strategic decision-making. The program
                                 includes comprehensive coverage of project schedule, cost, resource,                               PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                                 scope, quality, procurement, communications, risk and stakeholder                                  Project management is a global profession, with over 750,000
                                 management, two elective choices and concludes with a capstone                                     certified practitioners in Project Management Institute (PMI) alone.
                                 subject on project integration management.                                                         Upon completion of the Bachelor of Project Management you will
                                                                                                                                    have the skills most needed to keep up with trends, lead a team and
                                 KEY FEATURES                                                                                       problem solve in today’s digital era.
                                 • Learn how to deliver projects on time, within budget, as
                                   specified, and with no surprises.                                                                FURTHER STUDY AT BOND
                                 • Be an effective decision maker.                                                                  • Option to articulate to our Master of Project Innovation
                                                                                                                                        (CRICOS 0100041)

                                                                                                                                                            Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                                     Bachelor of Property                                                                                                     Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                                           ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                                               65 / 24                Jan      6 semesters         $17,560
                                     CRICOS Course Code 078181A                                                                                                                       May        (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                                                      Sep

                                 The Bachelor of Property covers a comprehensive range of subjects                                  finance, portfolio management, asset and facilities management and
                                 within the property development and management industry,                                           research. Graduates are also equipped with a comprehensive
                                 including construction practices, feasibility studies, finance,                                    knowledge of sustainable development, and will be able to seek work
                                 investment and valuation, property markets, sustainable                                            anywhere in Australia or around the world.
                                 development and urban development. This program also provides
                                 you with the opportunity to specialise in property valuation.                                      PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION
                                                                                                                                    Students graduating with a Bachelor of Property are internationally
                                 KEY FEATURES                                                                                       recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
                                 • Gain professional accreditation by some of the industry’s leading                                Graduates of this program will also be recognised by the Australian
                                   professional bodies.                                                                             Property Institute (API) for Associate Membership with Certified
                                 • Learn from nationally and internationally recognised industry                                    Property Practitioner (CPP) Certification. Students who complete the
                                   professionals.                                                                                   relevant property valuation subjects will qualify for certification with
                                 • Graduate sooner with Bond’s accelerated degrees and kick start                                   the Australian Property Institute as a Certified Practising Valuer with
                                   your career.                                                                                     the Valuers Registration Board of Queensland, and New South Wales
                                                                                                                                    Fair Trading (conditional on meeting professional practice
                                 PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES                                                                              requirements).
                                 This degree will provide you with a dynamic range of career
                                 pathways in the property industry. Opportunities include property
                                 valuation, property development, project management, investment,

                                                                                                                                                             Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                                     Diploma of Built Environment                                                                                              Rank             Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                                              ATAR

                                                                                                                                                                 50                   Jan      2 semesters         $16,240
                                     CRICOS Course Code 098537A                                                                                                                       May      (8 months)
                                                                                                                                                                                      Sep

                                 The Diploma of Built Environment provides a foundation for a career                                FURTHER STUDY AT BOND
                                 in various property sectors. This program enables you to specialise in                             The Diploma of Built Environment is a two-semester program,
                                 either property or construction management and quantity surveying.                                 allowing you to complete your diploma in only eight months. Upon
B U I LT E N V I R O N M E N T
A R C H I T EC T U R E A N D

                                                                                                                                    successful completion of the diploma, you can pathway into the third
                                 KEY FEATURES                                                                                       semester of a Bond University undergraduate degree with a possible
                                 • Complete your diploma in only eight months.                                                      80 credit points.
                                 • Integrate into the University environment from day one.
                                 • Have the support of extra tutorials just for diploma students.                                   ^Refer to Office of Future Students for advice.
                                 • Articulate into a corresponding bachelor program^.

                                 *Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
                                 annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
                                 as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
                                 **Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.
LLOYD HOLFORD
Bachelor of Property

I chose to study at Bond University for the accelerated degree, and because it also
provided me the most useful and relevant course for the industry I want to work in.
My initial impression of the University and its professionalism, efficiency and high
standard of education, has definitely lived up to its reputation. A main highlight of
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my experience so far has been the exposure to industry experts and lecturers,
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along with the new friends I have made and networked with. Bond is a world-class
university that provides current real life knowledge and opportunities that can’t be
found anywhere else.
BUSINESS AND COMMERCE

        Bond Business School has accreditations from EQUIS and AACSB. This places Bond in the top 2% (EQUIS) and 5% (AACSB) of business schools in the world.

                                                                                                                                            Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                     Bachelor of Actuarial Science                                                                                          Rank 2018           Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                            ATAR / IB

                                                                                                                                              90 / 32               Jan              6             $17,560
                     CRICOS Course Code 083205M                                                                                                                     May         semesters
                                                                                                                                                                    Sep          (2 years)

                 Combining elements of economics, finance, statistics and                                           PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                 mathematics, the Bachelor of Actuarial Science develops techniques                                 Accredited by the Actuaries Institute, this program serves as a
                 for the management of risk and big data analytics. Accredited by the                               pathway to the Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours) (CRICOS
                 Actuaries Institute, this program provides Part I (Foundation                                      086364E), which provides all the university components of Part II
                 program) accreditation. Bond is one of only seven universities in                                  (Actuary Program) Accreditation which means you could work as a
                 Australia to offer the degree, and one of two where you will be                                    highly sought after Actuaries Associate or Actuary in industries
                 trained by specialists in their subject area. The Future of Work 2018                              including data analytics, marketing, economics, finance, health,
                 report by Deloitte Access Economics shows that the number of data                                  insurance and more.
                 science workers in Australia will increase by 2.4% annually and 76%
                 of businesses are planning to increase investment in analytics                                     DEGREE COMBINATIONS
                 capabilities over the next two years.                                                              • Bachelor of Actuarial Science / Bachelor of Laws (CRICOS 093910C)

                 MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS
                 • Big Data
                 • Finance
                 • Accounting
                 • Economics

                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                     Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours)                                                                                                    Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*

                                                                                                                                                                    Jan            2              $20,965
                     CRICOS Course Code 086364E                                                                                                                     May         semesters
                                                                                                                                                                    Sep        (8 months)

                 Undertaking the Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours) allows                                     An integral part of the Honours degree is the development of
                 students with an Actuarial Science degree to further develop their                                 research skills and actuarial judgement through the Actuarial Control
                 technical skills and learn how they can be best used within a broader                              Cycle subjects and the Actuarial Research Thesis subject.
                 business and economic setting.
                                                                                                                    PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                 You will also have the opportunity to complete all the Part II (Actuary                            This program provides all the university components of Part II
                 Program) university subjects and receive a qualification with the                                  Accreditation that means you could work as a highly sought after
                 Actuaries Institute and designation of Actuary. Part II accreditation                              Actuaries Associate or Actuary in industries including data analytics,
                 requires the completion of two subjects which are delivered by the                                 marketing, economics, finance, health, insurance and more.
                 Actuaries Institute in an online environment. It is a requirement to
                 complete Honours (Part II) if you wish to become an Actuary.                                       ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
BUSINESS AND

                                                                                                                    To be considered for entry, students should achieve a minimum
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                                                                                                                    Credit average in a relevant undergraduate degree.
                 *Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
                 annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
                 as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
                 **Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.
STEVEN STERN
Professor of Data Science
Custodian of the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) system

I don’t teach facts, I teach ideas. I’m not interested in my students regurgitating facts and
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theories about stats; I want them to understand the real reasons behind data analysis methods
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and understand how and when analytic techniques should, and more importantly shouldn’t, be
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used. Data analysis is the skill of the future. If you know how to understand and analyse data,
there is no industry or career in the world you can’t be involved in somehow.
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The Centre for Actuarial and Financial Big Data
                             Analysis is world-recognised, giving students access
                             to internationally renowned scholars, authors and
                             experts.

                             Bond FinTech Hub is a state-of-the-art education
                             facility that houses 40 Bloomberg terminals and
                             provides students 24-hour access to the latest
                             market and share data.

                             The Commercialisation Cente is a dynamic and
                             energetic space designed to encourage collaboration
                             networking and inspiration.

                                                                                                             Selection
                                                                                                                                                     Fees per
                    Bachelor of Business                                                                       Rank        Starting    Duration
                                                                                                                                                    semester*
                                                                                                            ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                65 / 24      Jan      6 semesters    $17,560
                    CRICOS Course Code 063055G                                                                               May        (2 years)
                                                                                                                             Sep

                 The Bachelor of Business offers a comprehensive multi-disciplinary       PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                 foundation leading to high level careers in a wide variety of business   Foundation for careers in all corporate, startups, community and
                 environments. Bond Business School’s strong focus on                     government settings across disciplines including advertising, brand
                 entrepreneurship and leadership includes the opportunity to develop      management, communications, consulting, human resource
                 and launch your own business.                                            management, market research, tourism, hospitality or general
                                                                                          management.
                 KEY FEATURES
                 • Exclusive access to Bond Business Commercialisation Centre.            DEGREE COMBINATIONS
                 • Every business student will develop a start-up through our             • Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce (CRICOS 088305M)
                   Business Model Generation and Business Model Execution                 • Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Laws (CRICOS 093909G)
                   subjects.                                                              • Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Social Science (CRICOS 088309G)
                 • You can complete an internship or participate in an international      • Bachelor of International Relations / Bachelor of Business
                   experience (study abroad / exchange program or an international           (CRICOS 088310C)
                   study tour) to further augment this highly practical program.
                                                                                          FURTHER STUDY AT BOND
                 MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS                                                 • Doctor of Philosophy (CRICOS 063150J)
                 • Entrepreneurship and Innovation                                        • Master of Financial Management (CRICOS 077990J)
                 • International Business                                                 • Master of Accounting (CRICOS 063115A)
BUSINESS AND

                 • Management                                                             • Master of Actuarial Science (CRICOS 092654M)
                 • Marketing
                                                                                          • Master of Business (CRICOS 063119G)
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                 • Marketing Communication
                                                                                          • Master of Business Administration (CRICOS 0101410)
                 • Tourism Management
                                                                                          • Master of Business Data Analytics (CRICOS 098313F)
                                                                                          • Master of Finance (CRICOS 063125K)
                                                                                          • Master of Sport Management (CRICOS 096559M)
Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Business Data Analytics                                                                                      Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                          ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                              80 / 28              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
    CRICOS Course Code 0101005                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                   Sep

The Bachelor of Business Data Analytics program is focused on                                         Students select one minor from the following:
understanding how data analytics techniques are used to improve                                       •  Accounting
business decision making. It is a quantitative program, combining                                     •  Business Economics
elements of statistics, computing, big data and machine learning.                                     •  Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Students will first learn the technical skills, including R and Python                                •  Finance
languages most commonly used in data analytics programming
                                                                                                      •  Management
and implementation; then focus on the practical application, based
                                                                                                      •  Marketing
on actual business problems in a range of industry sectors such as
health, marketing and finance.                                                                        •  Tourism Management

                                                                                                      PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                                                                                                      • Data Analyst
                                                                                                      • Data Scientist
                                                                                                      • Statistics Consultant

                                                                                                                           Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Commerce                                                                                                     Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                          ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                              65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
    CRICOS Course Code 063059D                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                   Sep

If you are interested in a professional career in accounting,                                         PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
economics or finance, then a Bachelor of Commerce is for you.                                         The Bachelor of Commerce is accepted around the world by leading
                                                                                                      employers in the commercial and public sectors. Graduates can work
KEY FEATURES                                                                                          in a range of fields, including startups, large multinational
• Have unparalleled access to 40 Bloomberg terminals and have                                         corporations, specialist organisations, government departments,
  the opportunity to gain Bloomberg certification during your                                         consulting or research.
  studies at no extra cost.
• Recognised worldwide, completion of the program certifies that                                      DEGREE COMBINATIONS
  the individual has attained a high level of competency using the                                    • Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce (CRICOS 088305M)
  Bloomberg professional service used in finance and banking.                                         • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Laws (CRICOS 093908G)

MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS
• Accounting
• Actuarial Science
• Big Data
• Economics
• Finance

                                                                                                                          Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Transformation                                                                              Rank               Starting       Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                         ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                             65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
                                                                                                                                                  May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                  Sep

The Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Transformation prepares graduates                                 •       Evaluate the risks and costs associated with strategic change.
for professional and transdisciplinary roles in the modern ever-                                  •       Identify and communicate organisational challenges to a range
changing work environment with the inclusion of an immersive                                              of audiences.
industry-based learning program. Students will also explore global                                •       Apply sound moral reasoning and appropriate legal and ethical
sustainable development goals through the completion of a                                                 judgement in diverse situations.
collaborative and creative design studio option.
                                                                                                  •       Implement design thinking strategies and methodologies when
                                                                                                          addressing complex problem.
PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
On successful completion of this program the learner will be able to:
   Apply appropriate analytical methods and design tools to create
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   meaningful and consumable information.
   Create transformation in a personal, organisational and societal
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   context.
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*Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
**Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.
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Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                     Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management                                                                   Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                           ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                               65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
                     CRICOS Course Code 063584E                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                                    Sep

                 With more than 12 million visitors annually, there is no better place to                           MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS
                 study International Hotel and Tourism Management than the Gold                                     • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
                 Coast - the tourism hub of Australia.                                                              • International Business
                                                                                                                    • Management
                 •   Students will undertake an Industry Experience Placement or an                                 • Marketing
                     Employment Activity as part of the Beyond Bond program.                                        • Marketing Communication
                 •   Our academics and Career Development Centre will assist you to
                     find a placement.                                                                              PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                 •   You can even travel overseas or domestically for approved                                      The Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management is a
                     placements mid-program.                                                                        qualification accepted nationally and internationally by leading hotel
                                                                                                                    and tourism industry employers. Graduates can work in a wide range
                                                                                                                    of fields, including airlines, cruise lines, events, hotels, government,
                                                                                                                    research, resorts, restaurants, theme parks and transportation.

                                                                                                                                            Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                     Bachelor of Sport Management                                                                                             Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                           ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                               65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
                     CRICOS Course Code 096558A                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                                    Sep

                 The Bond Bachelor of Sport Management program is delivered by                                      •   You will complete 100 hours of paid or unpaid work experience
                 leading experts in sport management, marketing, law, business and                                      in the Professional Experience Sport Management subject
                 public relations. Enhance your career in the various areas of the                                      organised by the Business School or Career Development Centre.
                 global sport industry such as professional sport clubs, elite athlete
                 development, sport agencies, community sport, governing bodies,                                    PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                 media, marketing, tourism, event management and more.                                              The Bachelor of Sport Management will position you to work in the
                                                                                                                    multi-faceted sport industry at the local, national and international
                 •   Learn skills in athlete development; how to produce sporting                                   level, including professional sporting teams, community service
                     information and media content, managing teams, leadership,                                     organisations, government sport and recreation services and major
                     communication, public relations, negotiation and more.                                         event corporations.

                                                                                                                                             Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fees per
                     Diploma of Business                                                                                                       Rank             Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                                                semester*
                                                                                                                                              ATAR**

                                                                                                                                                 50                 Jan        2 semesters         $16,240
                     CRICOS Course Code 078663E                                                                                                                     May        (8 months)
                                                                                                                                                                    Sep

                 The Diploma of Business offers a range of subjects to equip students                               FURTHER STUDY AT BOND
                 with a broad foundation to prepare for work in the corporate sphere.                               Successful completion of the Diploma of Business guarantees you a
                 Skills covered include: managing teams, leadership, communicating                                  place in Bond’s Bachelor of Business (CRICOS 063055G), Bachelor of
                 in groups, conflict resolution, problem solving, individual and group                              Commerce (CRICOS 063059D), Bachelor of International Hotel and
                 decision making, information management, the use of different                                      Tourism Management (CRICOS 063584E), Bachelor of Sport
                 network technologies, and an understanding of ethics, morals and                                   Management (CRICOS 096558A) and Bachelor of Business Data
                 cultural beliefs.                                                                                  Analytics (CRICOS 0101005), with 80 credit points credited towards your
                                                                                                                    new program of study.
                 KEY FEATURES
                 • Complete your diploma in only eight months.                                                      The Diploma of Business is also a pathway into other Bachelor
                 • Integrate into the University environment from day one.                                          degrees with varying credit.
                 • Have the support of extra tutorials just for diploma students.
                 • Articulate into the third semester of a Bond undergraduate
                   degree.
BUSINESS AND
CO M M E R C E

                 *Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
                 annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
                 as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
                 **Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.
JENNA FULTON
Bachelor of Sport Management | Alumna
Digital Content Coordinator - Gold Coast SUNS

My Bond experience began as a huge
unknown but it’s safe to say I finished my
degree knowing exactly what I wanted to do
and landed a job exactly where I wanted to
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be. I owe this to everything I learnt
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throughout my degree as well as the
opportunities I was given and the professors
who constantly pushed me to be my best.
C O M M U N I C AT I O N A N D C R E AT I V E M E D I A

                                                                                                                                Selection
                                                                                                                                                                              Fees per
                                   Bachelor of Arts                                                                               Rank            Starting     Duration
                                                                                                                                                                             semester*
                                                                                                                               ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                  65 / 24            Jan       6 semesters    $17,560
                                   CRICOS Course Code 063052M                                                                                        May         (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                     Sep

                                The Bachelor of Arts allows you to select combinations of subject          •   Film and Television (Double major options available)
                                areas and particular subjects which best suit your interests and           •   French Language and Culture
                                aspirations. It is a generalist program offering you flexibility in your   •   Global Studies (Sustainability)
                                choice of majors with the opportunity to either specialise in a            •   International Relations
                                particular area of study, or to select complementary majors.               •   Japanese Language and Culture
                                                                                                           •   Journalism
                                MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS                                                   •   Language and Culture
                                • Advertising Design and Production (Double Major)                         •   Media Studies
                                • Advertising                                                              •   Philosophy
                                • Australian Studies                                                       •   Psychology (Double major options available)
                                • Chinese Language and Culture                                             •   Public Relations
                                • Cinema Journalism (Double Major)                                         •   Social Media
                                • Communication                                                            •   Spanish Language and Culture
                                • Corporate Storytelling
                                • Counselling Interventions                                                PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                                • Criminology (Double major options available)                             The Bachelor of Arts program provides you with not only a strong,
                                • Digital Media                                                            but a broad set of skills essential to all professions no matter what
                                                                                                           the chosen career.

                                                                                                                                Selection
                                                                                                                                                                              Fees per
                                   Bachelor of Communication                                                                      Rank            Starting     Duration
                                                                                                                                                                             semester*
                                                                                                                               ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                                  65 / 24            Jan       6 semesters    $17,560
                                   CRICOS Course Code 063062J                                                                                        May         (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                     Sep

                                The Bachelor of Communication offers students the ideal mix of             •   Media Studies
                                theory and practice, combining foundational studies in                     •   Public Relations
                                communication and media with focused studies in the professional           •   Social Media
                                disciplines of public relations, advertising and journalism. It also
                                allows students to pursue focused studies in the fields of                 PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
                                communication and society, corporate storytelling, creative writing,       You will be immersed in a range of professional experiences to give
                                digital media, film and tv, media studies, and social media as well as a   you a taste of the media careers to which you aspire. At the same
                                combination of these fields. Altogether, the degree offers students a
                                                                                                           time, a sound theoretical framework underpins studies so that you
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                                stimulating course of study and excellent career prospects.
                                                                                                           enter the communication and media industries understanding how
                                MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS                                                   to perform professional tasks and knowing why such tasks are
C R E AT I V E M E D I A

                                • Advertising                                                              important to your work. Potential career pathways include:
                                • Communication and Society                                                •   Account Manager
                                • Corporate Storytelling                                                   •   Copywriter
                                • Creative Writing                                                         •   Event Coordinator
                                • Digital Media                                                            •   Journalist
                                • Film and Television                                                      •   Marketing Executive
                                • Journalism                                                               •   Media Buyer
                                                                                                           •   Public Relations Practitioner
Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Communication (Business)                                                                                     Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                          ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                              65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
    CRICOS Course Code 063063G                                                                                                                     May          (2 years)
                                                                                                                                                   Sep

The Bachelor of Communication (Business) offers students                                           PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
foundational studies in communication and media with a major in                                    The Bachelor of Communication (Business) is designed to equip
marketing. Students may also choose to specialise by taking a                                      students with the theoretical knowledge and practical experience to
second communication major from one of 10 areas: advertising,                                      enable them to step into an organisation and start assisting with the
communication and society, corporate storytelling, creative writing,                               development and implementation of communication strategies and
digital media, film and tv, journalism, media studies, social media, and
                                                                                                   marketing plans. Graduates could expect to find employment as an
public relations.
                                                                                                   Account Manager, Copywriter, Event Coordinator, Journalist,
MAJORS / SPECIALISATIONS                                                                           Marketing Manager, Media Buyer or Public Relations Practitioner.
• Advertising
• Communication and Corporate Communication
• Digital Media
• Journalism
• Media and Social Media
• Public Relations

                                                                                                                           Selection
                                                                                                                                                                                Fees per
    Bachelor of Creative Arts                                                                                                Rank              Starting        Duration
                                                                                                                                                                               semester*
                                                                                                                          ATAR / IB**

                                                                                                                              65 / 24              Jan        6 semesters         $17,560
    CRICOS Course Code 092144M                                                                                                                     Sep          (2 years)

The Bachelor of Creative Arts is an innovative program that tailors its                            •   Media Studies
offerings to your unique ambitions and interests. The personalised                                 •   Philosophy
nature of the program empowers you to identify your own ambitions,                                 •   Psychology
then equips you with the skills, theory and practice to navigate                                   •   Public Relations
existing pathways — or design your own. Creative Arts students                                     •   Social Media
undertake three majors. You will begin with a creative writing major                               •   Spanish Language and Culture
to develop a range of foundation skills in creative thinking and
narrative. You will also select a second specialist creative major.                                BUSINESS MAJOR OPTIONS
Within the creative specialisation, you will learn through a hands-on,                             • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
project-based approach to learning, where you are encouraged to                                    • Marketing Communication
develop industry relationships, undertake creative internships and                                 • Marketing
practice and publish within your chosen creative niches. The flexible
program enables students to ground their creative endeavours within                                PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES
a third foundation major. In the final stages of your degree, you will                             Graduates of this program will be equipped for success in both
have the opportunity to develop a capstone creative work project,                                  creative and corporate environments and have the ability to
knitting together your three selected content areas together into a                                integrate contemporary theory with cutting-edge creative practice,
major portfolio piece showcasing your skills and talents.                                          incorporating digital technologies. You will have critical and
                                                                                                   analytical cognitive skills, as well as the ability to consolidate and
CREATIVE MAJOR OPTIONS                                                                             synthesise knowledge within their chosen discipline areas. You will
• Advertising                                                                                      also have the technical and creative skills for problem solving, the
• Communication                                                                                    ability to craft narratives that resonate with audiences, an
• Corporate Storytelling                                                                           understanding of the market and cultural forces that drive the
• Digital Media                                                                                    creative industries, a command for the technologies of new-media
• Film and Television                                                                              storytelling and the flexibility to apply your creative practice to a
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                                                                                                   range of industries.
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                                                                                                   You can expect to find a wide range of employment opportunities in
HUMANITIES MAJOR OPTIONS                                                                           the creative industries and various external industries depending on
• Advertising                                                                                      your chosen majors. This could include creative arts roles such as:
• Australian Studies                                                                               creative writing, publishing, screenwriting, screen production,
• Chinese Language and Culture                                                                     journalism (including long-form writing and documentary
• Communication                                                                                    production), content creation, brand journalism, Podcasting,
• Corporate Communication                                                                          copywriting, social and digital media content creation, digital
• Counselling Interventions                                                                        curatorship, graphic design, games writing, TV production,
• Criminology                                                                                      multi-media design, video animation, and creative direction.
• Digital Media                                                                                    Graduates could also work in creative or communications roles
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• Film and Television                                                                              within other industries, for example communications and content
  French Language and Culture                                                                      creation in corporate, political or not-for-profit sectors. Students
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• International Relations                                                                          may also start their own business or work on a freelance basis.
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• Japanese Language and Culture
• Language and Culture

*Fees per semester are based on an average calculation of 2021 fees and may differ depending on the subjects and majors you take in each semester. Tuition fees are subject to change on an
                                                                                                                                                                                                   2021

annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment. For more information on current fees, visit bond.edu.au/fees. Fees are not inclusive of additional costs such
as Student Activities Membership, accommodation, textbooks and living costs.
**Entrance scores provided are indicative only for 2021 admission and are subject to change.
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