Commerce degree electives

The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

Timetabling information for the current year is available on this website: Timetables.

Table A - The University of Sydney Business School

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Business School - Degree only electives

The following units are Table A units of study which may be counted as degree electives in the Commerce degrees. These units do not count towards any Table A major or minor.
For details of the other Table A units which may be taken as electives, please refer to the Table A Subject area.

1000-level units of study

BUSS1321
Business Practicum
6    A A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills.
P Completion of at least 24 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1331
Future of Business (China Study Tour)
6    A A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills
P Completion of at least 24 credit points (inlcuding BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)
N BUSS2330

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive July
BUSS1343
Future of Business (India Study Tour)
6    P Competion of at least 24 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)
N BUSS2503


Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive February
Intensive January

2000-level units of study

BUSS2100
Business Placement A (Internship)
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au.
Intensive February
Intensive March
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS2200
Industry Self-Sourced Placement
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum 60% average across all units.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive March
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS2300
Special Topics in Business
6      Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS2310
Business Competition
6      Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS2320
Business Project
6      Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS2330
International Immersion in Business
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive March
BUSS2340
Global Immersion
6    A A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills. A flexible adaptability to international environments.
P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)


Available to Business students only
Intensive December
Intensive July
Intensive March
BUSS2341
Global Internship Program
6    A A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills. A flexible adaptability to international environments.
P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001).


Available to Business students only.
Intensive February
Intensive March
BUSS2342
Future of Business (US Study Tour)
6    A A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills. A flexible adaptability to international environments.
P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001).

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive July
BUSS2344
Future of Business (Philippines Study Tour)
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)


Further information and application process is outlined at http://sydney.edu.au/business/study/opportunities/industry_placement_program. Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Intensive February
Intensive January
BUSS2501
US Placement Program
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au.
Intensive February
BUSS2502
Europe Industry Placement
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au.
Intensive July
BUSS2504
China Placement Program
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au.
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive March
QBUS2830
Actuarial Data Analytics
6    A BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002 or ((MATH1005 or MATH1015) and MATH1115) or 6 credit points in MATH 1000-level units including MATH1905.
P QBUS2810 or DATA2002 or ECMT2110
Semester 1

3000-level units of study

BUSS3100
Business Placement C (Internship)
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)


Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au.
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive March
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS3110
Industry and Community Project
6    A Upper level disciplinary knowledge; required knowledge will vary by project

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2