Bachelor of Arts/ Bachelor of Business

with majors in Politics and International Relations and Sports Management – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Selected major: Politics and International Relations

Learn about Australian and comparative politics, public policy, foreign policy and international relations theory. Examine Australia’s engagement with the Asia-Pacific region, violence in the international realm, ethical approaches to security, as well as the major conflicts occupying the international agenda.

Selected major: Sports Management

Sport management is about driving excellence, building brands and creating legacies.

In our sports management major, you’ll develop the business mindset needed to run sport organisations and venues, identify risks and seize opportunities. 

Develop your skills in strategic thinking and leadership, understand sport data analytics and investigate the trends changing the future of sport.  

You’ll benefit from assignments and experiences based on Swinburne research with partners such as Richmond Football Club, the Australian Football League, Tennis Australia, as well as government, agencies and sport technology start-ups. 

Potential careers include management, operational and marketing roles across sport and recreational facilities, sporting businesses, events, sports teams, brands, clubs and governing bodies.

The Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business offers students a general understanding of contemporary social and cultural developments through a range of study areas, as well as a strong understanding of the business world. Students develop analytical, communication and research skills designed to facilitate their personal and professional development.

Drawing on the expertise of leading teachers, researchers and industry experts, the course allows students to design a degree to develop a unique range of interdisciplinary skills.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 26 February 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 July 2018

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210121 (CSP)
  • 3400210123 (IFP)