Bachelor of Accounting

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Accounting students must complete 300 credit points comprising of:

  • 8 core units of study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Accounting major (100 credit points)
  • 4 compulsory units of study being an Accounting Advanced Minor (50 credit points)
  • Secondary studies (50 credit points) comprising of a minor or electives
  • Students also have the opportunity to undertake a WIL Professional Placement

Students may not complete more than 125 credit points (normally 10 units) at Introductory Level. A unit of study can only be counted once, where units are shared between majors and/or minors, students must choose an approved alternate.

Professional Placements

Professional Placements are subject to a competitive selection process. Students who undertake a 12-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 375 credit points comprising:

  • 8 core units of study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Accounting major (100 credit points)
  • 4 units of study from the Professional Placement Co-Major (100 credit points)
  • 4 compulsory units of study being an Accounting Advanced Minor (50 credit points)
  • 2 units of study comprising electives (25 credit points)

Students who elect to undertake a 6-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 337.5 credit points comprising:

  • 8 core units of study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Accounting major (100 credit points)
  • 2 units of study from the Professional Placement Minor (50 credit points)
  • 4 compulsory units of study being an Accounting Advanced Minor (50 credit points)
  • 3 units of study comprising electives (37.5 credit points).