Griffith University

Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Business

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

As consumer demand for sustainable products and services continues to grow, it has never been more important for businesses to understand the impacts and benefits of sustainable practices. In this double degree, you will learn about key sustainability issues, such as energy, water and waste management, and develop an appreciation of the interrelationships between environmental sustainability and business success. Throughout the degree, you will examine the sustainable use of our natural environment, and graduate with the skills and knowledge needed to find sustainable solutions for business and industry.Environmental Science componentDepending on your chosen major in the environmental science component, you will study topics such as environmental economics and policy, climate change, water resources, biodiversity and species loss, land management and urban environments.Business componentThe business component offers a suite of majors and courses that emphasise how core functions of business and management, such as communication, planning, teamwork, strategy, human resources and self-development, work together and relate to sustainability. You will develop the analytical, communication and decision-making skills needed for work in the business world, and graduate with an understanding of how these skills can be applied in an environmental context.The final year includes a 'capstone' experience, where you will have the option to apply your skills to gain employment-relevant experience through a research project or industry internship.

Subjects

  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Biological Systems
  • Business Data Analysis
  • Chemistry 1A
  • Chemistry 1B
  • Chemistry I
  • Chemistry II
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Earth Systems
  • Economics for Decision Making 1
  • Environmental Capstone
  • Genetics and Evolutionary Biology
  • Global Environmental Challenges
  • Government-Business Relations
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Environmental Sustainability
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Language and Communication for Sciences
  • Legal Issues for Managers
  • Management Concepts
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Statistics
  • Work and Employability
  • Work Integrated Learning Placement

Standard entry requirements

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Recognition

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: https://www.griffith.edu.au/apply/credit-transfer Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. https://app.griffith.edu.au/credit-precedent/credit_result.php?ngpc=1582&-SortField=Linked%20Institution%20Name&-noresultserror=error.html&-search View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $122,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Nathan Campus International: $122,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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