Master of Taxation
Course code: 1473 ~ Course abbreviation: MTax ~ Total credit points required: 48 ~ 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time ~ Managing faculty: Business and Economics
Study mode and course location
This course provides students with a detailed analysis and understanding of the concepts and practical application of Australian taxation law with particular emphasis upon the development of research and writing skills appropriate for specialist taxation practitioners.
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 six units (36 points) as follows:
(i) one compulsory core unit (six points):
(ii) five units (30 points) chosen from the following:
(b) students must complete two elective units (12 points) from 9000-level or 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:
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.
Department of Business Law and Taxation: telephone +61 3 9903 1565; email: email@example.com
Dr Bill Orow