• Total units 24 Units
  • Areas of interest Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management
  • Specialisation code BSNE-SPEC
Business Essentials Specialisation

The Business Essentials specialisation has been designed with two major objectives in mind:

  1. to equip students with a breadth of knowledge across the vital business disciplines of accounting, economics, and finance
  2. to allow completion of a capstone course to consolidate, integrate, synthesize and apply their knowledge, skills with the help of the tools, and frameworks and EBMgt capabilities acquired throughout prior studies, as well as to develop and implement solutions to complex real world problems, opportunities, issues, and innovation challenges presented by change and rapid innovation.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Evaluate and reflect on evidence to inform decision making

  2. Explore opportunities and novel solutions to challenges

  3. Work effectively with others to resolve challenges

  4. Adapt to complex and uncertain situations

  5. Engage, inform and influence stakeholders

  6. Incorporate the influence of a changing global environment

  7. Demonstrate ethical behaviour and make principled decisions

  8. Apply essential knowledge and skills in the area of business

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This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

24 units from completion of the following compulsory courses:

BUSN8181 Financial Reporting and Analysis

ECON8077 Economics for Leaders

FINM7046 Finance for Business

MGMT8007 Evidence-Based Management in Practice Capstone

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