24 months
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About

The Professional Accounting degree from University of South Australia will prepare you for practice as a professional accountant. You will develop analytical, general business management and critical problem-solving skills, and gain a comprehensive understanding of accounting practice.

Overview

In the Professional Accounting degree from University of South Australia you will study five core courses and nine accounting specialisation courses. You will gain a solid grounding in the latest accounting methods by studying areas in auditing, taxation, financial and management accounting and corporate finance. You will also study two electives as part of your studies. One of your elective options is a 150-hour industry placement either in Australia or overseas.

Your career

Graduates of this degree use their broad range of skills and specialist knowledge to pursue management roles, both locally and abroad.

You could consider roles such as senior accountant, corporate tax consultant, business adviser, insolvency and reconstruction adviser and management accountant in areas such as:

  • auditing
  • business advisory
  • financial reporting
  • management accounting
  • tax
  • forensic accounting

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • People, Leadership and Performance
  • Accounting for Management  
  • Marketing Management
  • Commercial Law  
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Economic Principles for Business 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There is no closing date for submitting your application

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS CODE: 082982M
  • Applicants are required to have one of the following:
  • A completed bachelor degree* from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent; or
  • A completed graduate diploma* from a recognised higher education institution*; or
  • A completed graduate certificate* from a recognised higher education institution*.
  • Applicants who have:
  • completed a bachelor degree in a business discipline; or
  • completed a bachelor degree which includes a major in business, commerce, marketing or management; or
  • completed a graduate certificate in a business discipline,
  • are eligible to enter the program with 0.5 EFTSL (18 units) Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1.5 years of full time study or equivalent part time study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37700 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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