Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting

Academies Australasia Polytechnic

This program is ideal for students who are interested in the business world and the financial strategies and systems behind it. Chances are, students will be offered work directly from their placement, like many graduates. They might end up as an accountant, stockbroker, a financial planner or a banker. With a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) students will study accounting, law and economics and finance as part of their commence degree, and can choose from subjects like taxation law, auditing and financial planning to specialise their skills in accounting. When students graduate from the degree, they 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:

Units 3 and 4 with a study score of at least 20 in English (any); or interstate/overseas equivalent; or mature age entry


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.


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:


Provider CRICOS: 02439G

Related Careers:

Accountant, Economist,
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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