About the courseWith this degree you will be equipped with skills that meet the demands of business including developing communication and engagement skills, building networks, adopting a commercial mindset, understanding project management and mastering critical thinking and problem solving.Most businesses around the world now support their critical business processes by using IT. This is as true for large multinationals as it is for small and medium enterprises. Businesses also must use a range of electronic methods in the marketing of products and keeping in touch with clients and employees in an efficient and cost effective ways.Knowledge of these systems and integrating them into the overall business strategy are essential, together with the use of the data they generate. This major provides students with the opportunity to gain these skills as a component of their business studies.Career OutcomesBusiness graduates with this major can pursue a broad range of careers including business analyst, e-business manager, information systems manager, security analyst, security consultant, system analyst, information system consultant or project manager.Course Structure3 trimesters per year (normally 4 subjects per trimester)Core SubjectsAccounting for Decision MakingEconomics for Sustainable BusinessBusiness Data Analysis and InterpretationBusiness, Environment and Society in the TropicsContemporary Business CommunicationsManaging Consumer MarketsBusiness Lawplus one of the following:Professional InternshipMultidisciplinary ProjectIndependent ProjectMajor Subjects(8 subjects)Fundamentals of Problem Solving and Programming IWeb Design and DevelopmentInformation Processing and VisualisationDatabase ModellingCollective Intelligence and EntrepreneurshipE-Strategic ManagementData MiningInformation Security
Intake MonthsMARCH, JULY, NOVEMBER
James Cook University - SingaporeLearn more about this institution Website
AboutFounded in April 2003, JCU Singapore awards degrees and certification on behalf of JCU Australia. This university was established as an international campus of the JCU Australia, and it completely follows the academic curriculum of its parent university. The university has an Inter-Campus Mobility Programme, which allows students studying on the Singapore campus to pay the tuition fee in their domestic currency. This university has earned one of the highest levels of quality assurance in the country called The Edutrust Star. In addition to this, it is the first organization to receive this award. JCU Singapore has also received the honorable SQC STAR.
In the year 2018, the student enrolment of the university comprised 85% undergraduates and 15% of graduates. The student demographics had 37% of international students coming from different parts across the world. In addition to this, 97% of the students secured lucrative employment offers in less than a period of 6 months. In the same year, 57% of the students graduate from the psychology major offered by this university.
JCU Singapore is home to many notable alumni who have built great careers for themselves. This university has an alumni association, which makes efforts to stay connected with the alumni of this university. This association often organizes meaningful events and activities to maintain contacts and increase their involvement in the university. The Alumni engagement office of the university also sends out newsletters to the members to update them about the new developments. Alumni can avail of the benefits of free career counseling for up to one year of graduation. On November 2018, JCU Singapore organized an Alumni Night, to reconnect with the alumni.
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Main Campus - James Cook University - Singapore
149 Sims Drive, Singapore 387380.Open in maps See all courses at this campus
Based on Sim Drive, the JCU Singapore campus is near to the newly built National Stadium and offers many student-friendly amenities. The university campus shifted to its current location due to the increase in student enrolment. In addition to this, the campus is easily accessible and is surrounded by a myriad of cafes and restaurants. Some of the facilities offered on this campus are book facilities, sports and recreation facilities, cafeteria and nursing room.