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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Area of Study

All areas of study information should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. The units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Business and Economics component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Business and Economics


A management major leads to career opportunities in the public, private and non-profit sectors, e.g. in manufacturing, technology and service industries, in commerce, and in provision of community services such as health. Skills in industrial relations and human resource management are in demand across all sectors.


To complete the Management major in the Bachelor of Commerce, students must complete:

Eight units (48 points) from the following list:

  • MGC1010 Introduction to management
  • MGC1020 Organisations; contexts and strategies
  • MGC2110 Principles of strategic management
  • MGC2120 Managing international business
  • MGC2130 Asian management
  • MGC2230 Organisational behaviour
  • MGC2310 Introduction to public management
  • MGC2320 Business and government
  • MGC2410 Industrial relations
  • MGC2420 Employee relations
  • MGC2430 Human resource management
  • MGC2950 Systems thinking for sustainability
  • MGC3110 Strategic management
  • MGC3120 International management
  • MGC3130 The management of change
  • MGC3250 Management in small firms
  • MGC3420 Human resource development
  • MGC3430 International human resource management
  • MGC3450 Managing conflict
  • MGC3510 Management of technology
  • MGX3100 Management ethics and corporate governance
  • MGX3441 Human resource strategy
  • MGX3991 Leadership principles and practices

Note: The major requires completion of at least two units (12 points) at each of second and third-year levels.

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Relevant Courses

Single degrees

  • 0179 Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4419 Bachelor of Commerce (Dean's Scholars Program)

Double degrees

  • 0542 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4403 Bachelor of Arts (Global) and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4417 Bachelor of Biomedical Science and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 3823 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering
  • 3830 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Business Information Systems
  • 1319 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics
  • 2026 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Education
  • 0548 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering
  • 0546 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws
  • 3834 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering
  • 1469 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science
  • 1185 Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 2630 Bachelor of Pharmacy and Bachelor of Commerce