Master of Professional Accounting - Stream B
Course code: 0826 ~ Course abbreviation: MProfAcc ~ Total credit points required: 96 ~ 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time ~ Managing faculty: Business and Economics
Study mode and course location
The course enables students who hold a previous qualification that is comparable to an Australian bachelor degree to satisfy the educational requirements of the accounting professional bodies in Australia. The course enables a graduate to be classified as an 'Accountant' in conformity with the requirements of the Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO Code: 2211-11).
The learning goals associated with this course are to: provide the opportunity to satisfy the educational requirements for associate membership of CPA Australia and entry to the Chartered Accountants Program of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia; develop the ability to identify problems, to synthesise, analyse, summarise and classify data and qualitative information, to evaluate and weigh evidence, arguments and ethics, to apply specialist skills and knowledge to global business issues; and to work out solutions to real world business cases and problems; develop the ability to locate, evaluate and reference needed data and qualitative information stored electronically and physically and to use state-of-the-art technology to produce high quality, persuasive and appropriate spoken and written presentations; develop the ability to work independently and to lead and participate in teams from diverse cultural and social backgrounds; develop knowledge of the accounting profession and the need to pursue life-long learning to be an effective leader and provide service to local, national and international communities.
(a) Students must complete 12 core units (72 points) as follows:
(b) students must complete four units (24 points) from 5000-level graduate units subject to the following conditions:
It is recommended that students consult with the course coordinator to ensure their elective units form a coherent study program.
Students can exit early from this degree under the following conditions:
Upon successful completion of the program graduates will have satisfied the educational requirements for admission as an associate member of both CPAA and NIA; and entry to both the CPA Program of CPAA and the CA Program of ICAA.
Progression to further studies
Students who successfully complete the Master of Professional Accounting, with at least a credit average, may be eligible for admission to the Master of Business (Accounting).
Department of Accounting and Finance: telephone +61 3 9903 2083; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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