University Handbook 2018

Business Minors

Business minors

Following are business minors which may be taken within any single discipline undergraduate degree offered through the La Trobe Business School, or any other degree in which there is a sufficient number of open elective subjects.

By definition the minor must be 60 Credit Points and must include no less than 15 Credit Points at third-year level. Note that not all minors are available on all campuses.

Where a student wishes to take an approved subject relevant to the minor, approval must be given by the Head of Department or his/her delegate. 

 

Corporate finance - Melbourne campus

Corporate finance minor – Available at Melbourne campus

FIN1FSA (S1) Financial Statement Analysis
BUS1AFB (S1 & S2) Accounting and Finance for Business OR  FIN1FOF (S1, S2 and SUM) Fundamentals of Finance
FIN2SEV (S2) Investment Securities
FIN3CFI (S1) Corporate Finance
Or an approved subject relevant to the minor, subject to the minor meeting the required minimum of at least one second-year and one third-year subject.
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, WIN = Winter Semester

 

Digital marketing - Melbourne campus

Digital marketing minor – Available at Melbourne campus

MKT1ADD  (S1) Advertising in the Digital Age
MKT2BBM (S2) Digital Branding and Retailing
ECO2CFC (S2) Customers, firms and Competition
MKT3SRM (S1) Social Media and  Relationship Marketing
MKT3MRE (S1) Market, Audience and Social Research
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

 

Economics - Melbourne campus

Economics minor – Available at Melbourne campus

ECO1RIG  (S1 & S2) Recessions, Inflation and Economic Growth
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
ECM2IE  (S1 & S2) Introductory Econometrics
ECO2CFC (S2) Customers, firms and Competition
ECO1IQN (S1& S2) Introduction to Quantitative Analysis
ECO2MFG  (S2) Macroeconomic Fluctuations, Growth and Policy
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
ECO3CMF  (S1) Competition, Market Failure and Government
ECO3EGS  (S2) Economics Growth and Stability, Theory and Evidence
FIN3PRE (S2) Principles of Retirement and Estate Planning
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

 

Event management - Bendigo and Melbourne campus

Event Management minor- Available at Melbourne and Bendigo campuses

Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
THS1FEM  (S2) The Event Experience
THS1THE  (S1) Introduction to Tourism Management and Events
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MGT2SVM  (S2) Volunteer Management
MKT2CBE   (S1) Consumer Behaviour
THS2HME   (S1) Hallmark Events  
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
MKT3SEM   (S1) Social Marketing
THS3EOP   (S1) Event Planning
THS3SCE (S2) Event Project
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

 

Environmental management - Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura and Shepparton campuses

Environmental management minor – Available at Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Melbourne and Shepparton campuses

ECO2ERE (S2) Principles of Environmental & Resource Economics
LST2EL (S2) Environmental Law
ECO3CCE (S1) Climate Change Economics
LAW3WAT (WIN) Water Law and Policy
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, SUM = Summer Semester

 

Financial management -  Melbourne and Sydney campuses

Financial Management Minor - Available at Melbourne and Sydney campuses

FIN1FOF (S1 & S2) Fundamentals of Finance
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
ECM2IE (S1 & S2) Econometrics
ECO2IQA (S2 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) Introduction to Quantitative Analysis
FIN2BFI (S1 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) Banking and Financial Institutions
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
FIN3CFI (S1 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) Corporate Finance
FIN3CSF (S2 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) Case Studies in Finance
FIN3IPM (S1 & S2 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) Portfolio Management
FIN3IFM (S1 & S2 & Sum 2 Melb & Syd SP 1 & SP 2) International Financial Management
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, SUM = Summer Semester

 

Forensic accounting - Melbourne campus

Forensic accounting minor – Available at Melbourne campus

ACC3FOA (S1) Forensic Accounting
ACC3GRM (S2) Governance and Risk Management
Plus two other level 1, 2 or 3 ACC, FIN or MGT coded subject
Or an approved subject relevant to the minor, subject to the minor meeting the required minimum of at least one second-year and one third-year subject.
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

 

Human resources management - Melbourne and Sydney campuses

Human resources management minor – Available at Melbourne and Sydney campuses

MGT1FOM (S1 & S2) Foundations of Management
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MGT2HRM (S1 & S2) Human Resource Management
MGT2OBE (S1) Organisational Behaviour
MGT2EMR (S2) Employment Relations
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
MGT3HRD   (S1) Human Resource Development
MGT3HRI   (S2) Human resource Information Systems
MGT3RPM (S2) Remuneration and Performance Management
MGT3SHR   (S2) Strategic Human Resource Management
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

 

International commerce - Melbourne campuses

International commerce minor – Available at A Melbourne campus

FIN3IFM (S1 & S2) International Financial Management
ECO3ITR (S2) International Trade
ACC3IAC (SUM 2 & WIN) International Accounting
MGT1IB (S1 & SUM) International Accounting Study Program
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, SUM = Summer Semester, WIN = Winter Semester

 

International management -  Melbourne campus

International management minor – Available at  Melbourne campus

MGT1IB (S1 & SUM 2) Introduction to International Business
MGT2IMG (S2 & SUM 2) International Management
MGT3LWM (S1 & WIN) Leadership
BUS3BST (Weeks 1-8) Business Study Tour
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, SUM = Summer Semester, WIN = Winter Semester

 

 

Management - Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura, Shepparton and Sydney campuses

Management minor – Available at Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura, Shepparton and Sydney campuses

MGT1FOM (S1 & S2) Foundations of Management
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MGT2HRM   (S1 &S2) Human Resource management
MGT2OBE (S1) Organisational Behaviour
MGT2BET (S2) Business Ethics
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
MGT3SMG (S1 & S2) Strategic Management
MGT3OCD (S2) Organisational Change and Development
MGT3LWM (S1 & WIN) Leadership
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2, WIN = Winter Semester

Marketing - Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura, Shepparton and Sydney campuses

 

Marketing minor –  Available at Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura, Shepparton and Sydney campuses

MKT1MDP   (S1 & S2) Marketing: Stand and Deliver
MKT2CBE (S1 & S2) Consumer Behaviour
MKT3SEM (S1) Social Marketing
MKT3SMK (S1 & S2) Strategic Marketing
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2 

Sport Development - Bendigo and  Melbourne campuses

 

Sport development minor – Available at Bendigo and Melbourne campuses

Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MGT1ISM (S1) Sport Management
MGT1SMK (S2) Sport marketing
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MGT2SME (S2) Sport Media
MGT2SPF (S1) Sport Policy
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
MGT3SDV (S1) Sport Development
MGT3SGV (S2) Sports Governance and Strategy
MGT3SPR (All year) Sports Practicum 30cps
MGT3SVM (S2) Volunteer Management
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2

Tourism and hospitality - Melbourne campus

 

Tourism and hospitality minor - Available at Melbourne campus

Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
THS1FBS (S2) Food and Beverage Supervision
THS1THE (S1) Introduction to Tourism, Hospitality and Events
Choose one subject (15 cps) from the following:
MKT2CBE (S1 & S2) Consumer Behaviour
THS2TCR (S2) Computer Reservation Systems
Choose two subjects (30 cps) from the following:
THS2GSY (S2) Principles of Gastronomy
THS3DMM (S2) Destination Marketing and Management
THS3INT (S1) International Tourism and Hospitality
THS3THS (S2) Tourism and Hospitality Simulation
S1 = Semester 1, S2 = Semester 2 

 

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