- 2018



Commencement year

This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2018 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.

Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the component of any bachelors double degrees.

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Business and Economics



Business administration is the foundation of any business, and strong business administration skills are imperative to keep a company running. This specialisation gives you the high-level skills required to create innovative solutions for business decision making. You'll also develop team and people management skills, as well as a broad understanding of contemporary business challenges across a wide spectrum of business contexts.

Specialisaing in business administration provides you with skills that can be transferred across a number of industries, including the private and public sector. It can also be useful for budding entrepreneurs in running their own business.


Business administration studies is listed in the Bachelor of Business Administration at Peninsula as a major.


In addition to achieving the broad outcomes of their course, students successfully completing this major will be able to:

  • understand contemporary business challenges in a wide variety of business contexts and will be able to create innovative solutions for business decision making.


Major requirements (48 points)

No more than 12 points at level 1 may be credited to a major and at least 18 points must be credited to the major at level 3.

Students complete:

  • 48 points of Business and Economics units offered at the Peninsula campus

Suitable undergraduate units can be identified by selecting the faculty and location in the browse areas of study toolbrowse areas of study tool (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/aos/search).

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this major can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degree:

  • B2007 Bachelor of Business Administration

Students in other single bachelor's degrees may be eligible to complete this major by using 48 points of their free electives.