Description of Commerce Specialist and Arts
This double degree combination offers you genuine breadth of choice, with more than 40 majors and minors across the arts, humanities and social sciences available to complement your studies in commerce.
This course leads to two separate degrees. Depending upon your specialisation, you will be awarded one of:
- the Bachelor of Actuarial Science, orthe Bachelor of Economics, orthe Bachelor of Finance,
- the Bachelor of Arts.
You will gain all the benefits of each degree course and be fully equipped to pursue a career in either field separately or to combine the two in your chosen work.
You might choose to combine your Actuarial Science specialisation with a language major to open up international employment opportunities; Wherever your choices may lead, the combination of a specialist field of Commerce and an Arts field will ensure you have versatile and transferable skills that are relevant to any industry including communication, teamwork, research and critical thinking.
English Language Requirements
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Requirements for Commerce Specialist and Arts
Equivalent Australian Year 12.
All applicants must satisfy the following prerequisites or their equivalents:
IB: At least 4 in Mathematics SL or 3 in Mathematics HL or 4 in Further Mathematics SL.
Australian VCE subjects: Units 3 & 4: a study score of at least 25 in Mathematical Methods (CAS) or Specialist Mathematics.
Extra requirements for Commerce Specialist:
- Employment and Supplementary Information form- Applicants must complete the VTAC Personal Statement. Information provided receives equal weighting with academic results in deciding the ranking of applicants.
- VTAC Personal Statement (for domestic students only) – Current year 12 applicants are not required to complete this statement. All other applicants must complete the VTAC Personal Statement detailing any experience that is relevant to the course. Information on the statement receives equal weighting with academic results in deciding the ranking.
Work Experience for Commerce Specialist and Arts
No work experience is required.