Credit points


Minimum duration

1 year full-time or equivalent part-time.

Approved locations

  • Blacktown
  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • North Sydney


Sydney (Blacktown), NSW (not offered in 2021)

EFTSL value of units : All 10cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a credit point (cp) value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

Admission requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the equivalent of year 12 level.

International applicants need to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements as defined in the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

Disclaimer :The Course entry requirements above are for 2021 Admission.

Completion requirements

To qualify for the Diploma, a student must complete:

  1. 70 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of: 
  2. 50 cp from Specified units (Part A); and
  3. 20 cp from Elective units (Part B)
  4. 10 cp from University Core Curriculum unit (Part C).

Exit points

A student who has completed the following requirements may exit from the course with the Certificate in Commerce.

  1. 40 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of: 
  2. 40 cp from Specified units

Part A : Specified Units

Complete exactly 50 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
ACOM105English Language Communication Skills10
BUSN111Working with Technology10Business Foundation Unit
BUSN112Managing Markets10Business Foundation Unit
BUSN113Managing People and Organisations10Business Foundation Unit
CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
ACCT100Introduction to Accounting10Business Foundation Unit
BUSN104Money Matters10Business Foundation Unit

Part B : Elective Units

Complete exactly 20 credit points from the following:

Students may choose 2 units from the Peter Faber Business School Schedule of Unit Offerings for its Bachelor courses. When selecting units, they should consider the intended Major they would like to undertake in the Bachelor of Commerce.

Part C : Core Curriculum Unit

Complete exactly 10 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
UNCC100Self and Community: Exploring the Anatomy of Modern Society10
PHCC102Being Human10
PHCC104Ethics and the Good Life10

Visit Core Curriculum for more information.

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