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Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

(CRICOS Code 088193C)

The contemporary professional accountant 
is a multi-skilled and dynamic professional.
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An accounting qualification is sought after in today’s global economy. The contemporary professional accountant is a multi-skilled, dynamic professional, well-positioned to offer value in most aspects of business.

The Bachelor of Business (Accounting) course prepares students for a career in a variety of accounting and finance related positions in accounting practices large and small – from SMEs and large corporations to financial institutions and government agencies. Accountants have a wide range of career opportunities in areas such as public accounting, taxation, assurance services, consulting services, strategic management, forensic accounting, international accounting and financial planning.
LearningWhite Study Mode Full-time, face to face
Duration Duration Full-time, 3 years or 2 years fast track*
Requirements Course Requirements 8 core units (1st year) PLUS 10 Accounting units  PLUS 6 elective units
EntryRequirements Entry Requirements

English Entry Requirements

Domestic School Leavers:n/a

International Students: IELTS (Academic Module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band score less than 5.5) or equivalent

Academic Entry Requirements

Domestic School Leavers: Successful completion on of Year 12 in Australia or equivalent

International Students: Successful completion of  Year 12 in Australia or equivalent.

An approved University Foundation program or formal Australian Certificate IV may also be taken to satisfy this entry requirement.
Core Units - (1st Year):
ICT1100  Business Information Systems
MKT1100 Marketing Principles
ACC1100 Accounting for Decision Making
ECO1100 Economic Principles
LAW1100 Commercial Law
STA1100 Business Statistics
MGT1100 Management Principles
MGT1000 Ethics, Sustainability & SocialResponsibility
10 Accounting Units
ACC2120 Accounting Information Systems
LAW2100 Corporations Law
ACC2100 Financial Accounting
ACC2110 Management Accounting
FIN2100 Corporate Finance
ACC3300 Accounting Theory
ACC3200 Auditing & Assurance
LAW3100 Taxation Law
ACC3100 Corporate Accounting
ACC1110 Accounting Principles
Elective Units*
MKT2100 Marketing Research
MKT2120 Internet Marketing
MKT2125 Brand Management
MKT2130 Integrated Marketing Communications
MKT3100 International Marketing
MKT3150 Services Marketing
MKT3200 Strategic Marketing
MKT1110 Consumer Behaviour
HRM2100 Human Resources Management
MGT2100 Operations Management
MGT2110 Quality Management
MGT2120 International Management
MGT3100 Project Management
MGT3150 Strategic Management
ENT3100 Innovation and Entrepreneurship
HRM1100 Organisational Behaviour
*Elective units availability is subject to minimum number of students.
Assessment methods used for each course will vary depending on the individual unit of study. Generally, assessment will comprise one of more of the following methods with different percentage weightings being applied to each:

  • Class Test
  • Online Test or Quiz
  • Written Assignment
  • Oral Class Presentation
  • Examination
For example the unit, Marketing Principles (MKT1100) has the following assessment:
  • Class presentation (Individual class presentation based on group assignment; Topics 5-10) – 10%
  • Group Assignment (Topics 5-10) (2500 words written) – 30%
  • Exam (All topics; 3 hours duration) – 60%
The assessment requirements are detailed in the Unit Profiles.

Key Dates and Fees


Trimester 1 13 March-20 July
Trimester 2 06 August-07 December
Trimester 3 26 November-22 February 2019


Trimester 1 04 March-12 July
Trimester 2 29 July-06 December
Trimester 3 18 November-14 February 2020
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Trimester 1 13 March 6 March
Trimester 2 06 August 23 July
Trimester 3 26 November 12 November


Trimester 1 04 March 18 February
Trimester 2 29 July 15 July
Trimester 3 18 November 04 November


 Trimester Payment Trimester Dates Due Date
 Trimester 1 13/03/2018 - 20/07/2018 08/12/2017
 Trimester 2 06/08/2018 - 07/12/2018 06/07/2018
Trimester 3 26/11/2018 - 22/02/2019 29/10/2018


 Trimester Payment Trimester Dates Due Date
 Trimester 1 04/03/2019 - 12/07/2019 07/12/2018
 Trimester 2 29/07/2019 - 6/12/2019 05/07/2019
Trimester 3 18/11/2019 - 14/02/2020 28/10/2019


Course Name Tuition Fee* (Per Annum)
Diploma of Business $18,000
Bachelor of Business $18,000
Bachelor of Business (Accounting) $18,000
*Fees are subject to change without notice. More details on Refund Policy.
Higher Education Courses International Student On Student Visa Domestic Student
Application Fee $500 $250
2018 Overseas Student Health Cover (Single) $536 p/a and depends on course duration N/A
Textbook (Pay on arrival) $150 - $250 per unit $150 - $250 per unit
Homestay Placement $300 per student (Optional)
Homestay Fee Student Over 18: $300-$320 per week Student Under 18: $340 per week
Airport Pick Up (One way) ($30 extra for flight arriving between 11pm—5am) $200 per person (Optional) $180 per person (Optional)
 Trimester Payment Trimester Dates Due Date
 Trimester 1 13/03/2018 - 20/07/2018 08/12/2017
 Trimester 2 06/08/2018 - 07/12/2018 06/07/2018
Trimester 3 26/11/2018 - 22/02/2019 29/10/2018