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Bachelor of Property Economics/Bachelor of Business

The property sector is one of Australia’s largest industries and the second largest employer. Combine property economics and a business specialisation to use your unique skill-set to optimise returns and manage the performance of properties, think creatively and critically, communicate professionally, make ethical business decisions, and work in a global context.
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Guide to entry thresholds

OP
9
Selection
rank
82

This course is being offered for the first time in 2019.

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Campus
Gardens Point
Campus
Gardens Point
Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time
Entry
February and July
February and July
QTAC code
419332
CRICOS
099272B

These thresholds are the lowest adjusted scores to which QUT made an offer in Semester 1, 2019.

 

Highlights

  • Benefit from meaningful connections with high profile industry employers and classes with leading experts in both property economics and business disciplines.
  • Develop skills and be able to think creatively and critically, communicate professionally, make ethical business decisions and work in a global context.
  • Complete 2 degrees in 4 years full time.

Highlights

  • Benefit from meaningful connections with high profile industry employers and classes with leading experts in both property economics and business disciplines.
  • Develop skills and be able to think creatively and critically, communicate professionally, make ethical business decisions and work in a global context.
  • Complete 2 degrees in 4 years full time.

Why choose this course?

Through your property economics course, you will develop a detailed understanding and knowledge of:

  • the Australian and global property industries
  • how the property industry relates to the business economy and the built environment, in order to meet current and future industry requirements
  • the use, value, management and marketing of property in order to optimise the benefits from ownership or occupation.

The Bachelor of Business is designed to produce graduates with the knowledge, skills and experiences for success in a broad range of contexts in general and specific fields of business. The course provides students with a strong theoretical and practical underpinning in the key disciplines, functions, principles and practices of business across national and international business environments with depth and specialisation in a discipline. The curriculum is responsive to industry needs, providing students with contemporary knowledge and skills that are highly relevant to industry.

Across both courses, you will benefit from:

  • meaningful connections with high profile industry employers
  • practical and effective hands-on learning experiences during your studies
  • classes with leading and expert teachers
  • international study and placement opportunities
  • the convenience of a city-based campus.

What to expect

Combine property economics and a business specialisation to use your unique skill-set to:

  • optimise returns and manage the performance of properties
  • think creatively and critically
  • communicate professionally
  • make ethical business decisions
  • work in a global context.

The property sector is one of Australia’s largest industries and the second largest employer. Our property economics course is one of the few specialised property courses in Australia and delves into all aspects of property: investment, asset management, development, valuation and research, with a focus on finance and the commercial property market sector. Our course will develop your expertise in optimising the returns and performance of this specialist asset class.

Our business course equips you to confidently enter the modern business world. It combines key business research and contemporary business best practice, and sets demanding standards to create your future career options.

Graduate with deep knowledge and experience in your chosen major, equipping you as a professional in your chosen discipline. You can study accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, financial planning, human resource management, international business, management, marketing or public relations.

Career outcomes

Professional recognition

This degree is accredited by and meets the membership requirements of the Australian Property Institute (API), the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Valuers Registration Board of Queensland; and the Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP), Malaysia (accreditation pending).

Depending on your choice of business major, you may also be eligible for membership of a number of business professional bodies.

Possible careers

  • Business Advisor
  • Business Analyst
  • Funds Manager
  • Investment Analyst
  • Property Development
  • Property Economist
  • Property Management

Details and units

For this double degree you are required to complete 384 credit points, including:

  • 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Property Economics program
  • 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Business program.

The Bachelor of Property Economics component of this double degree consists of 16 units, including:

  • 48 credit points of core units, including a professional practice unit and a capstone project
  • 144 credit points of property economics major discipline units.

The Bachelor of Business component of this double degree consists of:

  • 8 business core units (with Entrepreneurship (MGB227) in lieu of Economics (BSB113))
  • 8 business major units.

Choose a major from:

  • accountancy
  • advertising
  • economics
  • finance
  • financial planning
  • human resource management
  • international business
  • management
  • marketing
  • public relations.

Accountancy students must complete 6 specified business core units and 10 accountancy major units to meet professional recognition requirements.

For this double degree you are required to complete 384 credit points, including:

  • 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Property Economics program
  • 192 credit points for the Bachelor of Business program.

The Bachelor of Property Economics component of this double degree consists of 16 units, including:

  • 48 credit points of core units, including a professional practice unit and a capstone project
  • 144 credit points of property economics major discipline units.

The Bachelor of Business component of this double degree consists of:

  • 8 business core units (with Entrepreneurship (MGB227) in lieu of Economics (BSB113))
  • 8 business major units.

Choose a major from:

  • accountancy
  • advertising
  • economics
  • finance
  • financial planning
  • human resource management
  • international business
  • management
  • marketing
  • public relations.

Accountancy students must complete 6 specified business core units and 10 accountancy major units to meet professional recognition requirements.

Requirements

OP 9
Rank 82
This course is being offered for the first time in 2019.

These thresholds are the lowest adjusted scores to which QUT made an offer in Semester 1, 2019.

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Course code
ID26
QTAC code
419332
CRICOS code
099272B
Campus
  • Gardens Point
Campus
  • Gardens Point
Duration
4 years full-time
Duration
4 years full-time
Entry
February and July
Entry
February and July
OP Guarantee
Yes
Deferment

You can defer your offer and postpone the start of your course for one year.

Assumed knowledge

Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:

  • English
  • Maths A, B or C

Accountancy, finance, financial planning, economics and marketing majors: 4, SA in Maths A, B or C. We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA).

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Guaranteed entry

If you receive an adjusted OP 1-5 (or equivalent selection rank), you are guaranteed an offer for this course.

Advanced standing

If you have prior studies or work experience, you may be eligible for advanced standing (credit). You can apply for advanced standing once you've been accepted to QUT. If you're in your first semester of study, you must apply for advanced standing within 10 days of receiving your offer.

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Deferment

You can defer your offer and postpone the start of your course for one year.

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Adjustments to your selection rank

Any adjustments you receive to your selection rank (or OP equivalent) will be applied to this course.

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Offers we made to school leavers in Semester 1, 2019

419332 Bachelor of Property Economics/Bachelor of Business

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2018 information is not available.

You can find out more about your fellow students’ backgrounds with this course’s student profile.

Other admission options

If you are of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, you may be eligible for admission through our Centralised Assessment Selection Process (CASP).

Minimum academic requirements

I completed my studies outside of Australia

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide to the grades you need to apply for this course.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

Subject prerequisites
  • Maths A, B or C

You must have achieved this study at a level comparable to Australian Year 12 or in recognised post-secondary studies.

I completed secondary school in Australia

Guide to entry thresholds

These thresholds are the lowest adjusted scores to which QUT made an offer in Semester 1, 2019.

OP
9
Rank
82
Did you get an OP 1-5?

If you completed secondary school in Australia and received an OP 1-5 or equivalent, and you meet the course prerequisites, you are guaranteed an offer for this course in the January offer round

Minimum English language requirements

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide on meeting QUT’s English language requirements.

Your scores and prior qualifications in English-speaking countries are considered. Approved English-speaking countries are Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, United States of America and Wales.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

We accept English language proficiency scores from the following tests.

English Test Overall Listening Reading Writing Speaking
Cambridge Advanced English Score
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. You must provide your Cambridge English Candidate ID and Candidate Secret Number, these are printed on your Cambridge English Confirmation of Entry.
176 169 169 169 169
IELTS Academic
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
6.5 6 6 6 6
Pearson PTE (Academic)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. Please assign your test to QUT in your Pearson profile.
58 50 50 50 50
TOEFL iBT
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
79 16 16 21 18

Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!

We offer English language programs to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.

When you apply for this course, we will recommend which English course you should enrol in.

Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!

If you have not completed an English language test, you can sit the IELTS test at our IELTS test centre

Fees

Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually, and they may be subject to increases.

2020 fees

2020 CSP $11,200 per year full-time (96 credit points)

2020 fees

2020: $31,100 per year full-time (96 credit points)

2019 fees

2019: CSP $11,000 per year full-time (96 credit points)

2019 fees

2019: $29,900 per year full-time (96 credit points)

Student services and amenities fees

You may need to pay student services and amenities (SA) fees as part of your course costs.

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HECS-HELP: loans to help you pay for your course fees

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