Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting

Academies Australasia Polytechnic

You're a natural with numbers and right into crunching the sums for governments, companies or your own business. You're perfect for our Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree if you're interested in the business world and the financial strategies and systems behind it. Whether you see yourself working for the government, a company or even your own business, this degree will teach you the ins and outs of the systems and financial strategies that make the business world tick. Chances are, you'll be offered work directly from your placement, like many of our graduates. You might end up as an accountant, stockbroker, a financial planner or a banker. With a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) you will study accounting, law and economics and finance as part of your commence degree and can choose from subjects like taxation law, auditing and financial planning to specialise your skills in accounting. When you graduate from our degree, you can then go on to gain professional accounting accreditation. Double majors and specialisations are available in Law, Business & Economics and Finance. This program may require participation in a range of WIL/work experience type activities and these will negotiated with students individually. The time component is variable.

Course Fee:


International: $74,100

Entry Requirements:

Admissions Criteria for current Year 12 students (2018) and recent secondary graduates (2016 and 2017) Prerequisites Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 20 in any English. This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection considerations. Subject Adjustments A study score of 35 in Accounting, any Business, Economics, any Information Technology or any Mathematics equals 3 aggregate points per study. Overall maximum of 5 points. SEAS (Special Entry Access Scheme) Applicants who have experienced educational disadvantage are encouraged to apply for the Special entry access schemes (SEAS). Depending on eligibility and your circumstances, a SEAS application may provide support for your course application. For further information go to http://www.federation.edu.au/seas Entry requirements (non year 12) Admission criteria for applicants with a Higher Education Study This course uses the applicants' entire academic record as part of its selection considerations. Compulsory: Previous higher education studies with results at a pass level, including any 'single subjects of study', or successful completion of a tertiary preparatory program such as the FedUni Foundation Access Studies Program (FAST). Admission criteria for applications with a Vocational Education and Training study This course uses the applicants' entire academic record as part of its selection considerations. Compulsory: Successful completion of a relevant VET qualification at Certificate III level or higher. Admission criteria for applications with work and life experience This course uses the applicants' entire academic record as part of its selection considerations. Compulsory: Applicants who have not completed secondary education, or undertaken any TAFE or university studies should include a personal statement detailing all relevant experience to strengthen their application.

Structure:

The program consists of 10 core courses and 7 specified electives. The remaining 7 unspecified electives can be selected from other programs including 4 from other areas outside business. There is also the ability to complete a double major in Law or Economics and Finance.

Subjects you can Study:

Principles of accounting and finance Accounting fundamentals Financial management Principles of responsible business Management accounting Advanced management accounting Income tax law and practice Financial accounting Corporate accounting Auditing

Study Pathways:

Credit will be considered if students have successfully completed higher education or TAFE studies in a relevant area. They may continue study with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours).

Further information:

Completion of an accredited degree is the first step towards qualifying as a member of associations and becoming a CPA or Chartered Accountant.

Recognition:

CPA Australia; The Institute of Chartered Accountants. Students may also be eligible to apply for membership with: Australian Computing Society; Financial Services Institute of Australasia upon completion of nominated subjects in the Bachelor of Commerce.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 02439G

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Melbourne No info Yes Full time 3 years
Academies Australasia Polytechnic (AAPoly) is a private Vocational and Higher Education provider located in the heart of Melbourne city. AAPoly delivers programs to international and domestic students.par par AAPoly delivers Federation University Australia (Fed Uni) programs in accounting, business, commerce, human resource management, health services management, marketing and management at the Melbourne study location.

Academies Australasia Polytechnic delivers its own Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management program and vocational programs in management.

Students who need additional English Language support can study at Discover English (a sister college), with direct entry into AAPoly's vocational and higher education courses, including those offered on behalf of Federation University Australia.

Academies Australasia Polytechnic has small class sizes so teachers are able to provide students with more individual attention. It also provides student counsellors and student mentors to help new students adjust to living and studying in Australia.

Provider CRICOS: 02439G

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