Bachelor of Accounting and Finance

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00004G

Unlike pure accounting degrees, our Bachelor of Accounting and Finance will broaden your career choices. In addition to graduating with an extensive corporate accounting education, you will gain a good understanding of financial instruments, institutions, markets and systems. This course also covers financial decision-making under uncertainty which can be applied to careers in banking, financial consulting, funds management, merchant banking, stockbroking or treasury. Future employers will know instantly what you are qualified in when you apply with a named degree. And you'll be eligible for membership with CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, and the Institute of Public Accountants.

Structure

240 credit points.

Subjects

  • Accounting
  • Finance

Standard entry requirements

  • To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites at year 12 level, or equivalent. New South Wales Prerequisites: English (Standard) (Band 2) Or EAL (Band 3)
  • Queensland Prerequisites: English (Units 3 & 4, C)
  • Victoria Prerequisites: Units 3 and 4 - a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in any other English. Or be admitted under the Passion 4 Business Program.

Recognition

The Bachelor of Accounting and Finance has been accredited by the CPA (Certified Practicing Accountants) Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

Study pathways

The Bachelor of Accounting and Finance may also lead to study at the postgraduate level including Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Master degrees.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Melbourne (St Patrick's) International: $87,240
  • ATAR: 58.5
No
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo) International: $87,240
  • OP: 17/65
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
North Sydney (MacKillop) International: $87,240
  • ATAR: 58.5
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Further information

Graduate Career Opportunities arise in both the private and public sectors and cover a wide range of occupations: Accountant; Auditor; Budget Manager; Chief Financial Officer; Financial Adviser; Financial Assurance and Compliance Manager; Financial Manager; Financial Planner; Investment Analyst; Tax Agent.

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