Table of undergraduate units of study: The University of Sydney Business School

Please note: The Business School website (sydney.edu.au/business/ugunits) contains the most up to date information on unit of study availability and other requirements. Timetabling information for 2015 is available on this website (sydney.edu.au/business/timetable). Students should note that units of study are run subject to demand.

Core units of study for the Bachelor of Commerce and related combined degrees

These core units are completed by all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce and the related Bachelor of Commerce combined degrees.

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

Junior units of study

BUSS1001 and BUSS1900 must always be completed in a student's first semester of study.
All core junior units, including BUSS1001 and BUSS1900, must be completed within either the first year of study for full-time students; OR the first two years of study for part-time students.
BUSS1001
Understanding Business
6    N ECOF1003


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees and the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies).
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1900
Managing Business Communication A
   C BUSS1001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees and the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies).
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1002
The Business Environment
6    P ECOF1003 or BUSS1001
N ECOF1004, CISS2001


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees and the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies).
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1020
Quantitative Business Analysis
6    N MATH1905, MATH1005, STAT1021, ECOF1010, ENVX1001, ECMT1010, MATH1015


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1030
Accounting, Business and Society
6    N ACCT1001, ACCT1003, ACCT1004, ACCT1005, ACCT1002


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce and combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1040
Economics for Business Decision Making
6    N ECOF1005


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce and combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Senior unit of study (Capstone)

The capstone unit, BUSS3500, must be completed in a student's final semester of study.
BUSS3500
Integrated Business Applications
6    P For the Bachelor of Commerce: Completed a minimum of 120 credit points including the following units of study: (BUSS1001 or ECOF1003), (BUSS1002 or ECOF1004), (BUSS1030 or ACCT1005), (BUSS1040 or ECON1001) and (BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or equivalent); For the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies): Completed a minimum of 168 credit points including the following units of study: (BUSS1001 or ECOF1003) and (BUSS1002 or ECOF1004).
N ECOF3001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees and the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies).
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2