Graduate Diploma in Taxation
Course code: 0399 ~ Course abbreviation: GradDipTax ~ Total credit points required: 36 ~ 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time ~ Managing faculty: Business and Economics
Study mode and course location
This course provides a detailed understanding of the concepts and practical application of Australian taxation law appropriate for students wishing to practise in the areas of accounting, law and financial management and those who are current practitioners in these areas and who require a comprehensive refresher course. It is also appropriate for students who regularly deal with taxation issues in the normal course of their employment or business dealings.
The learning goals associated with this course are to: provide a detailed analysis and examination of concepts employed in the Australian taxation system; facilitate the process of application of such concepts to practical transactions and dealings; develop sound research and writing skills in taxation; provide an examination of current issues and problems in the operation of the Australian taxation system; formulate an approach and methodology to the interpretation and application of taxation principles relevant to taxation practitioners with legal and accounting background.
(a) Students must complete four units (24 points) from the following list:
(b) students must complete two units (12 points) from:
Students can exit early from this degree under the following conditions:
Details of educational requirements for professional recognition can be found under the Professional Recognition entry in the Faculty of Business and Economics section of the Postgraduate Handbook.
Progression to further studies
Students who successfully complete the Graduate Diploma in Taxation,, with a credit average or above, may be eligible for admission to the Master of Taxation.
Department of Business Law and Taxation: telephone +61 3 9903 1565; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Bill Orow